Amir Khan starts Great Manchester Run 10k with former Manchester United striker Andy Cole

This Is Lancashire: Amir Khan starts Great Manchester Run 10k Amir Khan starts Great Manchester Run 10k

AMIR Khan was one of the many famous faces from the world of sport who were involved with the Great Manchester Run on Sunday.

The former WBA boxing champion started the first three sets of runners in the 10km race, along with former Manchester United striker Andy Cole.

It was not the first time Amir, aged 27, has been involved in the event, which saw 40,000 entrants raising money for charity. He took part in 2007, completing the course in 37 minutes.

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11:11pm Mon 19 May 14

Bolton First says...

How exciting. I am sure that everyone is as thrilled as I am.
How exciting. I am sure that everyone is as thrilled as I am. Bolton First
  • Score: 9

11:46pm Mon 19 May 14

boltonnut says...

He started but did he go the distance?
He started but did he go the distance? boltonnut
  • Score: -3

2:22am Tue 20 May 14

allan j says...

cant sleep now knowing that
cant sleep now knowing that allan j
  • Score: 1

5:50pm Tue 20 May 14

Gore Seer says...

According To Dispatches On TV, These Runs Tend To Put Money In Brown Envelopes Witch Disappear To Know One Knows Were, And I Always Thought Celebrities Get Paid,But Dispatches Could Be Wrong?.
According To Dispatches On TV, These Runs Tend To Put Money In Brown Envelopes Witch Disappear To Know One Knows Were, And I Always Thought Celebrities Get Paid,But Dispatches Could Be Wrong?. Gore Seer
  • Score: -2

10:48pm Tue 20 May 14

Bolton First says...

Please keep on giving exciting reports about this wonderful man, as well as Helen Somebody.
It is great to have an American owned paper in the town, since it understands Boltonians so well!
Please keep on giving exciting reports about this wonderful man, as well as Helen Somebody. It is great to have an American owned paper in the town, since it understands Boltonians so well! Bolton First
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