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Arum to offer Khan fight to Pacquiao

After meeting with some of Amir Khan's representatives, Bob Arum is going to present Manny Pacquiao with an offer to face Khan in his comeback fight.

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Wil Esco is an assistant editor of Bad Left Hook and has been covering boxing for SB Nation since 2014.

Bob Arum has had some initial meetings with Amir Khan's people (which probably didn't include Al Haymon), and says that Khan is "a priority" on the list of potential opponents for Manny Pacquiao's comeback fight, which they're looking to hold sometime in February/March 2016.

"This takes time and I will present everything to Manny and we'll see what happens," Arum said.

Arum is still considering Qatar, UAE, and Las Vegas as possible site locations for Pacquiao's return fight, but there aren't many who believe the fight will ultimately land in the Middle East. Arum has been mentioning the Middle East as a big fight location for a while now, but no fight has come to fruition there at this point.

As for Khan, he's been vocal (per usual) about wanting a big-name fight and has shifted his focus towards Manny Pacquiao after losing out on the Mayweather fight to stablemate Andre Berto.

Bob Arum also says that unbeaten Terence Crawford is on the shortlist for Pacquiao's return fight. So tell me fans, which fight would you rather see, Pacquiao-Khan or Pacquiao-Crawford?

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