He confirmed that he will fight at least four or five times within the next two years. He is also reportedly going through an expensive divorce with his ex-wife, Faryal Khan Makhdoom who is pregnant with the couples second child.
“There’s always ups and downs in life and it’s how you come through it. This has only given me the chance now to focus more on boxing. This is where people are going to start saying, ‘Amir’s going to fail now. We want to see him fail, he’s not going to be the same again with all these distractions.’ I’m going to have to now prove people wrong by going in there and staying on top,” said Khan.