Amir Khan 'punches out' candles in promotional video

The Bolton News: Amir Khan appears to punch out a row of candles in a promotional video. Amir Khan appears to punch out a row of candles in a promotional video.

ALL boxers want to be known for their knockout blows.

Now 27-year-old Bolton boxer Amir Khan has been filmed "punching out" a row of eight candles as he was unveiled as the new ambassador for a UK fight brand.

The footage of the champion, one of the fastest punchers in the sport, was captured behind-the-scenes at a photoshoot in Manchester, where he was revealed as a face of RDX.

Filmed at the city's Victoria Baths, the video purports to show him extinguishing the lit candles lined up in a row with one punch.

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4:38pm Wed 16 Jul 14

BWFC1988 says...

God help him if it threw a punch back.
God help him if it threw a punch back. BWFC1988
  • Score: 7

5:01pm Wed 16 Jul 14

Farnworth Lady says...

Yawn.
Yawn. Farnworth Lady
  • Score: 4

5:30pm Wed 16 Jul 14

pradagucci says...

Farnworth Lady wrote:
Yawn.
no one is forcing you to read it, you are really interested in it thats why you clicked on the link, there are plenty of other boring stories on here such as stuff about BWFC go and read them or maybe you did read one of them and it made you yawn.....
[quote][p][bold]Farnworth Lady[/bold] wrote: Yawn.[/p][/quote]no one is forcing you to read it, you are really interested in it thats why you clicked on the link, there are plenty of other boring stories on here such as stuff about BWFC go and read them or maybe you did read one of them and it made you yawn..... pradagucci
  • Score: -5

6:13pm Wed 16 Jul 14

jonolakes says...

Breidis Prescott??
Breidis Prescott?? jonolakes
  • Score: -5

6:16pm Wed 16 Jul 14

jonolakes says...

jonolakes wrote:
Breidis Prescott??
keep blowing out those candles ****!!
[quote][p][bold]jonolakes[/bold] wrote: Breidis Prescott??[/p][/quote]keep blowing out those candles ****!! jonolakes
  • Score: 0

6:19pm Wed 16 Jul 14

Donkey Stone says...

pradagucci wrote:
Farnworth Lady wrote:
Yawn.
no one is forcing you to read it, you are really interested in it thats why you clicked on the link, there are plenty of other boring stories on here such as stuff about BWFC go and read them or maybe you did read one of them and it made you yawn.....
Are you saying this is newsworthy?
[quote][p][bold]pradagucci[/bold] wrote: [quote][p][bold]Farnworth Lady[/bold] wrote: Yawn.[/p][/quote]no one is forcing you to read it, you are really interested in it thats why you clicked on the link, there are plenty of other boring stories on here such as stuff about BWFC go and read them or maybe you did read one of them and it made you yawn.....[/p][/quote]Are you saying this is newsworthy? Donkey Stone
  • Score: 6

7:33pm Wed 16 Jul 14

pradagucci says...

Lol, news worthy???? Bolton news?????
Lol, news worthy???? Bolton news????? pradagucci
  • Score: 3

8:08pm Wed 16 Jul 14

Farnworth Lady says...

pradagucci wrote:
Farnworth Lady wrote:
Yawn.
no one is forcing you to read it, you are really interested in it thats why you clicked on the link, there are plenty of other boring stories on here such as stuff about BWFC go and read them or maybe you did read one of them and it made you yawn.....
Well pardon me for making a comment, that you did not approve of - what am I thinking about??.

Tell you what does make me Yawn - YOU!!!

If I did read all the stories run in the Paper that were newsworthy....It would take me all of 30 seconds.

Kindly dont tell me what to do, I will read what I want when I want, and that is entirely up to me........do I make myself clear Nobby??

Good!!


Now off you pop your making me sleepy.....zzzzzzzzz
zzz. Yawn.
[quote][p][bold]pradagucci[/bold] wrote: [quote][p][bold]Farnworth Lady[/bold] wrote: Yawn.[/p][/quote]no one is forcing you to read it, you are really interested in it thats why you clicked on the link, there are plenty of other boring stories on here such as stuff about BWFC go and read them or maybe you did read one of them and it made you yawn.....[/p][/quote]Well pardon me for making a comment, that you did not approve of - what am I thinking about??. Tell you what does make me Yawn - YOU!!! If I did read all the stories run in the Paper that were newsworthy....It would take me all of 30 seconds. Kindly dont tell me what to do, I will read what I want when I want, and that is entirely up to me........do I make myself clear Nobby?? Good!! Now off you pop your making me sleepy.....zzzzzzzzz zzz. Yawn. Farnworth Lady
  • Score: 5

8:10pm Wed 16 Jul 14

Farnworth Lady says...

pradagucci wrote:
Lol, news worthy???? Bolton news?????
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[quote][p][bold]pradagucci[/bold] wrote: Lol, news worthy???? Bolton news?????[/p][/quote]zzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz zzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz zzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz Farnworth Lady
  • Score: 1

10:58pm Wed 16 Jul 14

TheRightPath says...

Haters will always ne haters....
Haters will always ne haters.... TheRightPath
  • Score: -5

11:40pm Wed 16 Jul 14

Bob Shaftoe says...

This is what Khan means when he threatens to punch someone's lights out.
This is what Khan means when he threatens to punch someone's lights out. Bob Shaftoe
  • Score: 6

12:32am Thu 17 Jul 14

pradagucci says...

Bob Shaftoe wrote:
This is what Khan means when he threatens to punch someone's lights out.
Ok that was funny!
[quote][p][bold]Bob Shaftoe[/bold] wrote: This is what Khan means when he threatens to punch someone's lights out.[/p][/quote]Ok that was funny! pradagucci
  • Score: 1

12:33am Thu 17 Jul 14

pradagucci says...

jonolakes wrote:
jonolakes wrote:
Breidis Prescott??
keep blowing out those candles ****!!
Dont worry he will do ****!!
[quote][p][bold]jonolakes[/bold] wrote: [quote][p][bold]jonolakes[/bold] wrote: Breidis Prescott??[/p][/quote]keep blowing out those candles ****!![/p][/quote]Dont worry he will do ****!! pradagucci
  • Score: 2

6:47am Thu 17 Jul 14

Donkey Stone says...

TheRightPath wrote:
Haters will always ne haters....
Is it not possible to dislike someone but not hate them? Hate is a very powerful emotion.
[quote][p][bold]TheRightPath[/bold] wrote: Haters will always ne haters....[/p][/quote]Is it not possible to dislike someone but not hate them? Hate is a very powerful emotion. Donkey Stone
  • Score: 4

2:00pm Thu 17 Jul 14

655321 says...

TheRightPath wrote:
Haters will always ne haters....
I cannot find any hateful comments on this news story.

Care to enlighten me?
[quote][p][bold]TheRightPath[/bold] wrote: Haters will always ne haters....[/p][/quote]I cannot find any hateful comments on this news story. Care to enlighten me? 655321
  • Score: 3

2:16pm Thu 17 Jul 14

mrs philainsy says...

Donkey Stone wrote:
TheRightPath wrote:
Haters will always ne haters....
Is it not possible to dislike someone but not hate them? Hate is a very powerful emotion.
Well said Sir.
[quote][p][bold]Donkey Stone[/bold] wrote: [quote][p][bold]TheRightPath[/bold] wrote: Haters will always ne haters....[/p][/quote]Is it not possible to dislike someone but not hate them? Hate is a very powerful emotion.[/p][/quote]Well said Sir. mrs philainsy
  • Score: 3

2:19pm Thu 17 Jul 14

mrs philainsy says...

pradagucci wrote:
Lol, news worthy???? Bolton news?????
Then why did you log in to the BEN site?

You have just completely made a mockery of your silly comment to FarnworthLady.

Silly sausage.
[quote][p][bold]pradagucci[/bold] wrote: Lol, news worthy???? Bolton news?????[/p][/quote]Then why did you log in to the BEN site? You have just completely made a mockery of your silly comment to FarnworthLady. Silly sausage. mrs philainsy
  • Score: 3

4:48pm Thu 17 Jul 14

johnnykilroy4 says...

The amir khan news extra! extra! read all about him !!!!
The amir khan news extra! extra! read all about him !!!! johnnykilroy4
  • Score: 0

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