ISLAMABAD: British-Pakistani boxer Amir Khan’s boxing academy in Islamabad is a hit as men and women are paying regular visits to it.
According to a post on Instagram by the renowned boxer, as many as 100 men and women come to train at the academy each session.
An elated Amir Khan posted a video of men and women training in the academy on his Instagram account and expressed his delight at the response the academy was receiving.
“Giving back to boxing. I opened the 2nd Amir Khan boxing academy in Islamabad Pakistan, after the first Amir Khan academy in England,” he said. “Around 100 men and women come every session which makes me so happy.”
“When ever I go Pakistan I train the youth myself, helping, motivating and making them good polished boxers. It’s nice to see the academy doing great.”
We certainly thank Amir Khan for giving back to boxing by opening an academy right here in Pakistan!
Story first published: 14th February 2018