The Washington, D.C. Convention Center will host the first major boxing bout in almost 20 years Saturday night, when WBA and IBF light welterweight champion Amir Khan (26-1, 18 KOs) puts his belts on the line against hometown pugilist Lamont Peterson (29-1-1, 15 KOs).
Here is everything you need to know about the battle for the light welterweight championship:
Fight time: 9:45 p.m. EST
Location: Convention Center - Washington, DC
TV channel: HBO (United States) / Sky Sports 1 (United Kingdom)
Odds: According to the folks at OddsShark, Khan is a relatively large favorite, with lines ranging from between -1100 and -1333, with Peterson garnering lines of +600 to +875.
Khan vs. Peterson Undercard:
Seth Mitchell vs. Timur Ibragimov
Anthony Peterson vs. Daniel Attah
Fernando Guerrero vs. Robert Kliewer
Jamie Kavanagh vs. Ramesis Gil
Thomas Williams vs. Reynaldo Rodriguez
Chris Russell vs. Dashawn Autry