AMIR KHAN hurled a glass of water at April 21 opponent Phil Lo Greco after the Canadian alluded to rumours the Bolton star’s spouse slept with Anthony Joshua.
In one of many craziest gossip tales of 2017, the Watford IBF and WBA king was linked with Faryal Makhdoom and Lo Greco couldn’t wait as much as revisit the tall story.
Lo Greco sparked the ugly row by referring to Khan’s final combat – a concussive defeat to Canelo Alvarez – after which his troubled private life.
He mentioned: “The defeat by Canelo began a dropping streak – then he misplaced his household, his spouse after which he posted on Twitter telling the world heavyweight champion he might have his leftovers.”
That pushed mild-mannered Khan over the sting and he immediately soaked his rival.
Khan later apologised – as did Lo Greco – however anybody who wears shades in Liverpool in January – INDOORS – deserves drenching.
Khan publicly accused Makhdoom of dishonest on him because the pair endured a bitter break up.
However they’re now again collectively after the boxer apologised earlier than his I am a Superstar stint.
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He mentioned he known as off what was to be an explosive divorce battle for the sake of their daughter and their unborn youngster.
Former unified light-welterweight ruler Khan is decided to get again on the highway to world title glory in his first combat of a three-fight take care of Matchroom Boxing.
He has not fought within the UK since beating Julio Diaz in Sheffield again in 2013.
And after a going through horror trials within the Australian jungle, Khan is able to lace up the gloves as soon as once more.
Lo Greco has blended in nice firm having been in with pound-for-pound ace Errol Spence and Shawn Porter, and ‘The Italian Sensation’ has acquired beneath Khan’s pores and skin for his subsequent battle.
Khan mentioned: “I can’t wait to get again into the ring on April 21 on the Echo Area in Liverpool.
“Phil Lo Greco will probably be coming with every little thing to win this combat and I’m not going to provide him an inch.”
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