According to The Daily Star, Khan expressed that the area was quite deprived as a lot of kids had to hang around in street corners, but now a lot of naughty kinds were coming into the gym and being trained as boxers.
In Bolton, everyone knows Gloves, although it's referred to as 'Amir Khan's gym,' the report said.
For 1 pound per session, kids of any age can use the gym, train in the ring or even do their homework in the office upstairs, the report added.
Amir said that parents and schoolteachers had to come to him to thank him for opening the gym, and kids were behaving better in school.
--ANI (Posted on 12-09-2013)