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Khan becomes a major force at 140

Originally Published: May 17, 2010
By Dan Rafael | ESPN.com

A roundup of the past week's notable boxing results from around the world:

Saturday at New York

Junior welterweight Amir Khan TKO11 Paulie Malignaggi Retains a junior welterweight title

Records: Khan, 23-1, 17 KOs; Malignaggi, 27-4, 5 KOs

Rafael's remark: It wasn't quite the Beatles' British invasion or even Naseem Hamed's, but Khan's American debut was a smashing success. Khan not only beat Malignaggi in his hometown to retain his title for ...

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