Amir Khan To Take On Paul McCloskey At MEN Arena In April

World Championship Boxing comes to Manchester in April.

Amir Khan will take on Paul McCloskey at MEN Arena in April 2011, and tickets for the event are on sale now. Khan will defend WBA light-welterweight title against the European champion Paul McCloskey, in his first fight on home soil since 2009.

Khan fought in the United States last year, defeating Paulie Malignaggi and Marcos Maidana. The 24-year-old has a career record of 24 wins (17 knockouts) and one loss.

Amir Khan vs Paul McCloskey tickets are on sale now, with prices starting at around £100.