Amir Khan cautions 'kid' Vijender Singh to be careful what he wishes for
In an interview to India Today, the WBO Asia Pacific lightweight champion said it will be a fight of the century.
"If it happens it will be a huge fight. I am ready for it, ready to take that challenge. That's my message to Amir. But I don't know if it will become a reality, it will the fight of the century, like Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao fight. I am ready to fight him anywhere," Vijender said. (Vijender in seventh heaven)
Earlier on Tuesday, Amir Khan congratulated the 30-year-old Indian dasher on his win against Australian Kerry Hope in the WBO Asia Pacific title fight but also called him a 'kid'.
"Congratulations to @boxervijender on the win. Careful what you wish for kid!," tweeted Khan, a former Olympic silver-medallist and WBA lightweight world champion.
Singh clinched his seventh straight win and the Super Middleweight title by outlasting former WBC European champion Kerry Hope in a 10-round contest, cheered vociferously by delirious home fans on July 16.