Sky Sports News caught up with Amir Khan at his training camp in Los Angeles
Amir Khan says he wants to fight Kell Brook and Manny Paquiao after his bout with Phil Lo Greco.
The 31-year-old makes his highly-anticipated return to boxing against Lo Greco at the Echo Arena in Liverpool on April 21, live on Sky Sports.
Khan is in Los Angeles, joined by Sky Sports News, as he prepares for his forthcoming bout and when asked what his next dream fight would be, he said: “We’ve got super fights like Kell Brook, you’ve got Manny Pacquiao.
“There’s some big names in the welterweight division – the rematch with Danny Garcia. We’re also looking at Jeff Horn, and Keith Thurman is probably one of the best fighters in the welterweight division.
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“All of these guys are calling me and want the fight as well. There’s some big exciting names in this division and I think I definitely want to be among them.
“My first move is to get past Lo Greco and then go on to bigger fights.”
Lo Greco has enjoyed winding up the former world champion throughout the build-up to the fight – provoking Khan into throwing a glass of water at him after he made comments about Khan’s personal life at their pre-fight press conference.
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‘The Italian Sensation’ has continued in the same vein this week, sending a mock Valentine’s Day message to Khan and it seems he has rankled his opponent.
“He just gets me a little bit angry at times, he makes me train hard and want to beat him, beat him in great style as well,” added Khan. “Let’s just stay focused and stay very calm for the fight on the 21st.”
Watch Amir Khan vs Phil Lo Greco, live from the Echo Arena, Liverpool, on April 21, live on Sky Sports.