Feature | Mar 22 2017

REVEALED: The shocking truth behind the collapse of Team Amir Khan

'If I told you everything you would cry,' Amir Khan explains. By Declan Taylor, in San Francisco
Amir Khan
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THERE is a genuine air of sadness surrounding Amir Khan as he emerges from the most turbulent period of his career, which started with that devastating swing of Saul Alvarez’s right fist in Las Vegas 10 months back.

A damaging family feud, seismic changes in his backroom team and a chronic hand injury have required urgent attention before the former unified light-welterweight champion could even begin to think about actually boxing again.

But, now 30, Khan says here begins a new era, one which he desperately hopes will end with another world title around his waist.