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Last Updated: Sunday, 29 August, 2004, 15:15 GMT 16:15 UK
Khan's path to silver success
Amir Khan gets his silver medal in the men's lightweight division
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It's a valiant silver for 17-year-old Amir Khan and he leaves Athens having announced his arrival as a major new talent
Amir Khan arrived at the Athens Olympics as Team GB's sole boxing representative
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Amir Khan arrives in Athens as Team GB's sole boxing representative - we chart his path to a silver medal in photos
Khan gets round-one opponent Marios Kaperonis from Greece onto the ropes after a nervous start
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Khan gets round-one opponent Marios Kaperonis from Greece onto the ropes after a nervous start
His bout in round one was stopped in the third round with him already 20 points clear of his rival
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His bout in round one was stopped in the third round with him already 20 points clear of his rival
Khan was matched by Dimitar Stilianov early on but the European champion provided no stumbling block
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Khan was matched by Dimitar Stilianov early on but the European champion provided no stumbling block
South Korea's Baik Jong-sub is given the count by the referee after being felled by Khan in the quarter-finals
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South Korea's Baik Jong-sub is given the count by the referee after being felled by Khan in the quarter-finals
Khan hugs coach Terry Edwards ringside after a rapid victory over his South Korean opponent
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Khan hugs coach Terry Edwards ringside after a rapid victory over his South Korean opponent
Serik Yeleuov feels the full force of a telling left-hand blow from Khan in the semi-final match
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Serik Yeleuov feels the full force of a telling left-hand blow from Khan in the semi-final match
Khan's father Shajaad (centre) leads the celebrations after his son's passage into the lightweight final
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Khan's father Shajaad (centre) leads the celebrations after his son's passage into the lightweight final
Mario Kindelan lands a shot on Amir Khan
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Khan edges the first round against Mario Kindelan, but the Cuban refuses to be rattled and comes back strongly
Cuba's Mario Kindelan wins his third straight Olympic title
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Three time Olympic champion Kindelen triumphs 30-22 in the final, but immediately tips Khan to take his crown in 2008




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