The World Boxing Organization (WBO) is a sanctioning organization which recognizes professional boxing world champions. It is recognized by the International Boxing Hall of Fame (IBHOF) as one of the four major world championship groups, alongside the World Boxing Association (WBA), World Boxing Council (WBC), and International Boxing Federation (IBF). The WBO's headquarters are located in San Juan, Puerto Rico.
Amir Khan insisted that he would not retire after his attempt to win the WBO welterweight title from Terence Crawford ended in failure. All boxers want to bow out on their own terms and Khan will not.. WorldNews - Published