SI.com's 2010 Boxing Awards

Fight of the Year
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Fight of the Year

Amir Khan UD 12 Marcos Maidana

Dogged by questions about his dodgy chin, Khan opted to defend his 140-pound title against the hardest-hitting opponent in the division. The 24-year-old Brit was given everything he could handle -- the 10th round found Khan in the deepest waters of his career -- but he survived Maidana's most oppressive onslaught to retain the title on a unanimous decision.


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