LONDON – British origin Pakistani boxer Amir Khan will take on Philippine’s Manny Pacquiao in a highly anticipated face off in the ring on April 23.
The 38-year-old Filipino legend took to Twitter to announce his agreement with Khan to face him for the title fight, which is expected to be held in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
Negotiations between team Pacquiao and team Khan have come to terms for the April 23 bout as this is what the fans wanted. #PacquiaoKhan
— Manny Pacquiao (@mannypacquiao) February 26, 2017
— Amir Khan (@amirkingkhan) February 26, 2017
Who do you want me to fight next in the UAE?
— Manny Pacquiao (@mannypacquiao) February 12, 2017
Amir Khan confirmed the news through a tweet.