Boxing By Joe Crilly

Khan/Mayweather Still On After Algieri Victory

After Amir Khan won on points overnight against Chris Algieri, William Hill make him 5/4 to face Floyd Mayweather before the end of 2016. Should the fight go ahead, Mayweather is 1/3 to win with Khan 9/4. 

“Khan was dogged and resilient in victory but his dream of a Mayweather fight is still on,” said William Hill spokesman Joe Crilly. 

One William Hill punter was celebrating after placing a record £180,000 at 1/14 to scoop £192,857.14.