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Amir Khan will not fight WBO world welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao next month, the Filipino's promoter, Bob Arum, has revealed.

The two fighters had announced the "super fight" for 23 April on Twitter at the end of February, with the United Arab Emirates expected to be the venue.

But Aram told ESPN: "It's kaddish for the UAE deal. It's dead.

"I'm talking about another proposal for another fight, not Khan. Khan won't be Manny's next opponent."

The April fight was originally arranged after Pacquiao's followers on Twitter voted Khan as the opponent they would like to see the 38-year-old fight next.

Khan, 30, who won silver as a lightweight at the 2004 Olympics, beat compatriot Kell Brook, Australia's Jeff Horn and American Terence Crawford with 48% of the vote carried out by Pacquiao.

Arum also told the Los Angeles Times that the $38m (£31.1m) offer for the bout had failed to materialise and that the duo could not face each other until the second half of 2017, under revised terms.

Arum said Pacquiao's advisor Michael Koncz would negotiate a revised fight against an alternative opponent that could be staged in July.

Pacquiao, who has won 59 of his 67 bouts, claimed the WBO title with a unanimous points victory over American Jessie Vargas in Las Vegas last November.

Khan's last fight in May 2016 saw him jump two weight divisions to 155lbs, when he challenged Mexico's Saul Alvarez for the WBC middleweight title, but was knocked out in the sixth round - BBC

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The Kenya men and women's Roll Ball teams finished second runners up at the fourth edition of the Roll Ball World Cup held in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

The women, who were the defending champions, failed to hold on to the title after losing 3-2 to Iran in the semifinal. They romped past Senegal in the play-off, collecting an impressive 8-1 win as Purity Siyengo, Brenda Angaya and Monicah Ndung all grabbed braces with Joan Waithera and Lydiah Wangui netting once each.

The men's side improved from finishing fourth in 2015 by finishing third this year.  Jared Onyango's boys, hammered 10-4 by India in the semis, thrashed Bangladesh 7-1 to finish third. Captain Moses Atenya, Joseph Alukhala and Albert Omware all scored twice and Kelvin Amito added the extra one.

India women and men won the respective titles with the men edging Iran 8-7 while the women side also got past Iran 6-4.

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