Pakistani-born British boxer Amir Khan will fight Billy Dib for the World Boxing Council (WBC) Welterweight Championship in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia on Friday.
A foreign news agency has reported that the bout will be contested at the King Abdullah Sports City. It will be Amir’s first-ever fight in Saudi Arabia.
Amir expressed his determination to win the clash while speaking to media ahead of the contest.
The two boxers posed with the championship belt in a ceremony which was attended by athletes from England, Lagos, Philippines and Australia.