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Khan wins world title

Published 10/12/2006

Amir Khan has won his first ever World Title after beating Frenchman Rachid


The fight for the IBF intercontinental light-welterweight went for the full ten rounds.

The Bolton boxer had to recover from a knockdown in the seventh round, but ended up bettering Reid on 99-91 in points.

Meanwhile, Audley Harrison's revived his reputation as a world heavyweight title


He defeated fellow Briton Danny Williams in a third-round match in their

hastily-arranged revenge bout in London.

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