From Barry Hugman's History of World Championship Boxing
2009-07-18 Amir Khan w pts 12 Andriy Kotelnyk, MEN Arena, Manchester, England - WBA. Referee: Stan Christodoulou. Scorecards: 120-108, 118-111, 118-111.
On 21 November at the Liberty Sports Club, Sunchales, Argentina, Marcos Maidana defended his WBA ‘interim’ title when knocking out William Gonzalez in the third round.