Archive for the ‘Ricky Hatton’ Category

De La Hoya Planning Move Back To Welterweight

Monday, July 16th, 2007

The welterweight division has long been thought of as boxing's strongest and it's about to get even stronger. HBO's Larry Merchant reported Saturday night that Oscar De La Hoya is currently walking around at 152 pounds and feels he can make the 147-pound weight limit for his next fight. De ...

Floyd May Have Taken The Bait

Tuesday, June 26th, 2007

After finishing off an aging Jose Luis Castillo via a fourth-round knockout Saturday night, Ricky "The Hitman" Hatton had some choice words for Floyd Mayweather Jr. Hatton claimed he wanted to face the man universally regarded as the top pound-for-pound fighter in the world, and he even tossed a little ...

Hatton KO’s Castillo, Calls Out Mayweather

Sunday, June 24th, 2007

Ricky "The Hitman" Hatton wanted to make an impression on American fight fans with his biggest fight on U.S. soil to date. The unbeaten boxer from Manchester, England had the Thomas & Mack Center rocking in Las Vegas Saturday night, as an estimated 11,000 British fans flew in for his ...