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Amir Khan vs Samuel Vargas: Live talkSPORT commentary, undercard info and start time for welterweight bout in Birmingham

Amir Khan vs Samuel Vargas: Live talkSPORT commentary, undercard info and start time for welterweight bout in Birmingham

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Amir Khan is back in action as he continues his quest for another world title shot.The Bolton star returned to the ring back in April and dismantled Phil Lo Greco in just 40 seconds. Getty The Colombian has never fought on these shores This should be more of a test as Khan looks to acclimatise himself at welterweight, with talented Colombian Samuel Vargas sitting with a pro record of 29-3. But Khan has home advantage and this bout is the first time Vargas is fighting in the UK. When is Khan vs Vargas? The big fight is set for Saturday, September 8. It will be held at the Birmingham Arena, with plenty of local Midlands talent on the undercard. Doors open at 4.45pm, whilst the main event is expected around 10pm.  How can I listen on talkSPORT? Here at t...
'Whenever I was with him, you could feel the positive vibes' – tributes to Samuel

'Whenever I was with him, you could feel the positive vibes' – tributes to Samuel

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Former Aston Villa and Bolton defender Jlloyd Samuel has been praised as a selfless, honest and positive friend after he died aged 37 in a car crash.Samuel, most recently player-manager of non-league side Egerton, died in an accident in Cheshire on Tuesday.A minute's applause was held at Villa Park before the Championship play-off second leg match between Villa and Middlesbrough. The supporters sang "there's only one Jlloyd Samuel" during the tribute.Ex-Wigan and West Brom striker Nathan Ellington, who played with him at Egerton, told BBC Sport: "It is gut-wrenching, he was an amazing guy. He did so much. He had a positive effect on people's hearts.Ex-Villa defender Samuel dies in crash"I saw...