• Amir Khan takes in the sights of Washington ahead of the defence of his WBA and IBF light-welterweight titles in the city
  • The Brit posed with his belts in front of the Martin Luther King Memorial...
  • as well as standing in front of the famous Lincoln Memorial.
  • The champion certainly looked relaxed on his tour of the city.
  • Trainer Freddie Roach accompanied his fighter on the trip around the capital's famous landmarks.
  • It was down to some hard work later in the week, however, with Khan holding a training session for the media...
  • Roach put his man through his paces ahead of the bout against Lamont Peterson...
  • before Khan was then given a grilling by members of the press.
  • Opponent Peterson also worked out at the same venue...
  • The American, who will be fighting on home turf, has lost just once in his career and held Victor Ortiz to a draw.

Khan's capital week

Amir Khan takes in the sights of Washington ahead of the defence of his WBA and IBF light-welterweight titles in the city