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By Danny Z | Contributing Writer Follow @DannyZ_Boxing LONDON — Being out of the ring for just under two years, Amir Khan now has a return date after signing a new promotional deal with Eddie Hearn’s Matchroom Boxing. In May

MONTREAL — In arguably the second most important middleweight world title fight of the year, WBO world champion Billy Joe Saunders outpointed David Lemieux this past Saturday night in a bout that could possibly set up a meeting with either Gennady Golovkin or Saul “Canelo” Alvarez.

CARDIFF, WALES — Undefeated and Unified Heavyweight World Champion Anthony Joshua stopped IBF mandatory challenger Carlos Takam in the 10th round at Principality Stadium in Cardiff, Wales, where the British sensation improved to 20 wins, all by knockout, and retained both his IBF and WBA world title belts.

NEW YORK — On Saturday, Nov. 11, Daniel Jacobs and Luis Arias will meet at NYCB Live, home of the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Uniondale, New York, in a 12-round showdown that will be televised live on HBO World Championship Boxing as part of a tripleheader event beginning at 10 p.m. ET/PT.

NEW YORK — Now fighting under the HBO banner, former middleweight world champion Daniel Jacobs is looking to get back into the title picture by defeating Luis Arias this upcoming Saturday on the next edition of HBO Boxing.