BOLTON boxing legend Amir Khan has shared news that he is overjoyed by how his mother is recovering from cancer.

Khan's mother, Falak, 54, was diagnosed with stage four pancreatic cancer in January this year and the boxer has been supporting her in her battle ever since.

Now he has been able to share some very good news about his mother's health.

Posting on Instagram, he said: "Nice seeing my mum today, we had a good catch up.

"It's amazing to see her beat cancer and now feeling good."

In may, Amir Khan had appealed to fans to pray for Falak's health as she underwent treatment.

Now it appears his prayers have been answered as his mother continues her journey back to full health.