View Full Version : Khan reinstated as WBA champion

07-11-2012, 09:10 PM
(Reuters) - Britain's Amir Khan has had his WBA super-lightweight title reinstated ahead of his fight against WBC champion Danny Garcia in Las Vegas, the governing body said on Wednesday. Khan lost his WBA and IBF light-welterweight titles to Lamont Peterson in controversial circumstances last December. "Justice has been done," Khan, was quoted as saying on the Sky Sports website (www1.skysports.com). "I'm glad the WBA are reinstating me as champion, it means I walk into this fight as world champion," said the 25-year-old, who fights undefeated American Garcia on Saturday. ...

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