World Boxing Association

WBA approves Maidana-Khan agreement and cancel the purse bid

By WBA 18/01/2010

A tentative agreement was reached between the parties and it was not necessary the purse bid for the championship bout between united kingdom’s Amir Khan and interim champion, the Argentinean Marcos Maidana , they came in to terms.

The participants decided that the match to determine the absolute champion will be done approximately end of March or beginning of April, it simply needs a site to be defined. However they are talking some cities have been mentioned as Manchestar, England and Las Vegas as possible scenarios for the bout.