Amir Khan might nonetheless activate a rematch clause to combat Kell Brook for a second time, Boxxer CEO Ben Shalom has instructed talkSPORT.
Khan was stopped within the sixth spherical by rival Brook in a bruising encounter in Manchester on Saturday night time.
Particular Okay’s energy proved an excessive amount of for his opponent, who took a variety of injury throughout the bout.
It was hinted that Khan might retire, however Shalom revealed to White and Jordan that he has three weeks to determine if he needs a rematch.
“The issue we’ve received, and nobody has talked about it thus far, is that Amir Khan has a rematch clause in his contract,” Shalom instructed talkSPORT.
“It’s not one thing we might advise and it’s one thing we don’t assume Amir ought to do, however he does have that possibility.
“Now we have heard murmurs from his camp that he was jet lagged and didn’t take Kell too severely.
“I don’t assume it would occur, but it surely’s not one thing in our management.
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“It’s one thing we agreed to earlier than the combat, one thing Kell agreed to earlier than the combat and he has three weeks to determine if he needs to combat him once more.
“Amir received demolished in that combat and I might anticipate that to occur once more.
“Technically he can be entitled to that rematch.”
When requested if he would have the ability to promote a second combat between the pair, Shalom added: “I believe the one one that can promote that’s Amir. I don’t know what’s in his head or what occurred.
“What I noticed was a one-way avenue and I felt Amir was completed.”
There have additionally been requires Brook to name it a day, regardless of there being loads of profitable alternatives doubtlessly nonetheless on the desk.
He’s weighing up his choices, however Shalom indicated that he’s not able to name it a day simply but.
“He needs to proceed. He needs to have one or two extra. After an evening like that, as a lot as folks say stroll away on a excessive, it’s extraordinarily onerous to stroll away.
“He’s on weight and able to go. He’s most likely had the very best night time of his profession, that’s what has been defined to me by his household.
“They’re so appreciative he received that chance. He appears like he’s able to go once more.
“Clearly he’s been known as out by Chris [Eubank Jr] by Conor [Benn]. We’ve even had Danny Garcia and [Keith] Thurman enquiring as to what’s happening.
“There are alternatives for him, however now we have to attend for this two or three week window to break down.”
He added: “Kell will solely take the precise combat on the proper weight, in any other case he’ll retire.
“I believe he has to [pull Eubank Jr down to 155]. Chris needs that combat maybe greater than Kell and Kell is the cash combat now.
“Kell appears excellent at 149, he’s coming as much as 155. That’s nonetheless six kilos. I believe Chris has to come back down.”
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