Amir Khan has welcomed the decision to reinstate him as light-welterweight champion of the world.
The boxer from Bolton lost his WBA and IBF belts in a controversial match against Lamont Peterson who later tested positive for drugs.
British light-middleweight Brian Rose took a step towards elite level with a battling 12th-round stoppage of Joachim Alcine in Blackpool
Tyson Fury recovered from a knockdown to knock out Steve Cunningham in the seventh round of their heavyweight clash at Madison Square Garden
Brendan Rodgers marks his 50th match as Liverpool manager knowing his work in returning the club to Europe's elite has barely started.