By Christian Smith
Bolton based unified light-welterweight world champion, Amir Khan has announced is split from his wife Faryal Makhdoom over allegation of infidelity.
The boxer, 30 made the announcement of the split in a post on his Twitter account which has 2.1 Million followers.
In the post, Mr Khan who is in Dubai said that the mother of his daughter was cheating with the current world heavyweight champion, Anthony Joshua.
“Left my family and friends for this Faryal. I’m not hurt but another fighter. I’m making it public. You getting a divorce,” he said, before writing to say that “Man like Joshua can have my left overs!”
But, Mrs Makhdoom, @FaryalxMakhdoom, denied the claims of infidelity made against her and said it was her husband who had been in the papers for cheating.
“I’m not sure if it’s your family tweeting for you. But I’m not the one who been in the papers for cheating.”
“Accusing other boxers just because your boxing career is finished. Man up amir,” she went on to add.
“After all these years. I’ve always defending a cheat, always stuck around for him, always had his back. And I’m called a gold digger?”
“LOL! He’s given me jack s*** — I pay house bills and bills for my daughter myself! It’s like I’m a single mother while he’s out messing.”