Originally written on Pro Boxing Fans  |  Last updated 10/5/14

NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 05: Amir Khan knocks down Dmitriy Salita of the U.S. for the third and final time in the first round to retain his WBA Light Welterweight title on December 5, 2009 in Newcastle upon Tyne, England. (Photo by John Gichigi/Getty Images)
Recapping Capital Showdown and the Shocking Results of Amir Khan vs. Lamont Peterson: Last night in Washington D.C., boxing fans got treated to an excellent main event on the Capital Showdown card, with Lamont Peterson capturing Amir Khan's junior welterweight titles via Split Decision, to the delight of his D.C.-based fans. Now it's time to make sense of it all and see what it means for Khan, Peterson, the other fighters involved in the card and the rest of the boxing world as well. Take a look at these 6 takeaways from the Khan vs. Peterson results, as well as special ringside Khan vs. Peterson video highlights, pictures from fight night, and more. Khan vs. Peterson Video Highlights Khan vs. Peterson Pictures Top 5 Quickfire Khan vs. Peterson Takeaways Point Deductions: Peterson took home a Split Decision with scores of 113-112, 111-114, and 113-112, (ProBoxing-Fans.com had the fight scored for Khan 113-112) and Khan had two points deducted during the bout. Both seemed ...
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