VIDEO - Boxer Amir Khan teams up with Wakefield charity

Boxer Amir Khan visited Wakefield on Thursday to team up with a city charity.

By Charlie Bullough
Friday, 30th January 2015, 10:42 am
Amir Khan at the Victoria Chambers where the Penny Appeal is based. Picture by Allan McKenzie
Amir Khan at the Victoria Chambers where the Penny Appeal is based. Picture by Allan McKenzie

The welterweight contender has joined forces with the Penny Appeal to fight for orphans in The Gambia.

The former two-time world champion toured its Wood Street offices on Thursday afternoon.

Find out all their joint charity work in this week’s Wakefield Express and by watching this video, in which Mr Khan also talks about ring rivals Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquaio.

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Amir Khan at the Victoria Chambers where the Penny Appeal is based. Picture by Allan McKenzie
Boxer Amir Khan with Khaleef Khan, nine, and his siter Amaal, 12.