Amir Khan crushes Phil Lo Greco in 39-second welterweight win

Lo Greco tipped the scales at 10st 9lbs 5oz ahead of Saturday night's clash at the Echo Arena

Lo Greco tipped the scales at 10st 9lbs 5oz ahead of Saturday night's clash at the Echo Arena

"I know I've got a style where the crowd will come and watch me and want to see me".

But he confronted former IBF world welterweight champion Brook in the ring after.

"You look at these great fighters like [Anthony] Joshua cleaning up, doing really well, knocking guys out, selling out stadiums and I´m like, ´Wow, this is where I want to be again´", Khan told a press conference earlier this week. "I'm 31 now, the peak years of my career, and I've made my mistakes and they're in the past, I don't want to make them again, so we move forward now and make the right choices".

I'm back with a bang.

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"King Khan" ended an absence of nearly two years with a swift stoppage of Lo Greco, with Brook watching from ringside, and the long-term foes were brought together in the post-fight interview.

Khan (32-4, 20 KOs) wanted to impress on his ring return, the English boxer's first performance in the United Kingdom for five years and the first live boxing event on the new ESPN+ subscription streaming service.

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"If I'm at the best of my condition, I honestly think I can [defeat Spence Jr], with the speed and movement and it being at 147lb where I feel comfortable at". I came here to do a job, do a clinical job and box well.

Opponents are already queuing up for Khan, with Hearn holding talks with American promoters Top Rank about a future clash against Terence Crawford, while WBO champion Jeff Horn also wants to force his way into the British fighter's plans.

The Bolton fighter has dropped five pounds in weight since that ill-fated middleweight bout against the now disgraced Mexican fighter in 2016 and looked in good condition on the scales.

"This fight should have happened 12 moths ago, two years ago, we have still got time", Hearn said.

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Boston netminder Tuukka Rask did his part in the win, stopping 31-of-32 shots including all 20 he faced in the final two periods. The Leafs have some good news as Nazem Kadri will be back after missing the last three games due to suspension.

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