Khan has sights on Garcia rematch
Amir Khan is gunning for revenge against Danny Garcia after getting back to winning ways against Carlos Molina this weekend.
Khan has failed to secure rematches with previous conquerors Breidis Prescott and Lamont Peterson, but remains hopeful of proving something to Garcia after being pummelled by the Philadelphian in July. He had looked impressive in the early stages of that fight before getting caught and being floored three times en route to a fourth-round stoppage.
After forcing an early win in his return, he is eager to avenge the Garcia loss, and he told Press Association Sport: "I'd love the rematch against Garcia because I know deep down I'm a better fighter than him."
He added: "I made a mistake in that fight and I paid for that mistake. But I know I can beat him. I know I'm a better fighter, especially with the help of my new trainer Virgil Hunter and being based in San Francisco.
"I'm a better fighter and I'll knock Danny Garcia out. We want the rematch - any time, anywhere - but I don't think Garcia will."
Garcia, who is scheduled to defend his WBC and WBA belts against Zab Judah in February, insists he is up for it if a satisfactory deal can be struck.
"If the money's right then we'll definitely fight whenever and wherever," he told Press Association Sport. "But it's up to what Golden Boy wants because I can say 'yeah let's do it' but really I have no control over it.
"I'm not the businessman in this team. I'm the athlete, the entertainer. I let my team do the business and I prepare for the fight."
Garcia would not fancy a trip to England, though.
"Man, I don't know if I'd come back alive - they'd be waiting for me at the airport or they'll be waiting for my dad. I love you guys but I'm okay, thanks! If everything is right then we can do it."