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  1. Hatton, Tszyu still class act

    Dan Rafael

    Nine years ago, June 4, 2005, Ricky Hatton scored his most significant victory as he stopped Kostya Tszyu in the 11th round to win the junior welterweight world championship. Hatton's hometown crowd of 22,000 in Manchester, England, was delirious ...

    Blog | November 03, 2014
  2. Hatton to miss 'The Moment'

    Dan Rafael

    LAS VEGAS -- There's only one Ricky Hatton and he will not be at the MGM Grand for the Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Marcos Maidana fight this week as planned. Hatton, who lost to Mayweather by 10th-round knockout at the MGM in a memorable 2007 welterweigh...

    Blog | May 01, 2014
  3. Victor Ortiz returns '100 percent confident' against Luis Collazo...

    Dan Rafael

    Victor Ortiz is coming off a pair of losses, a gruesome broken jaw and an 18-month layoff to face fellow former welterweight titleholder Luis Collazo on Thursday in Brooklyn, N.Y. Is he as ready as he sounds for his return?

    Story | Conversation | January 29, 2014
  4. Brook needs one win for title shot

    Dan Rafael

    Welterweight contender Kell Brook has been here before, needing one more win to get a world title shot. He got that win last October by knocking out Hector Saldivia in the third round of a final eliminator. That set Brook up for a mandatory world ...

    Blog | October 23, 2013
  5. Hatton offers advice to Brook

    Dan Rafael

    If anybody knows how effective former welterweight titlist Vyacheslav Senchenko of Ukraine can be, it's Ricky Hatton, the retired British star and two-division titleholder. After getting brutally knocked out by Manny Pacquiao in the second round i...

    Blog | October 17, 2013
  6. Mayweather Jr.'s best performances

    Dan Rafael

    Floyd Mayweather Jr.'s performance against Canelo Alvarez on Saturday night was so brilliant and so decisive it has to be considered one of the best performances in a career filled with them. But where specifically does this junior middleweight unifi...

    Blog | September 20, 2013
  7. Matthew Hatton announces retirement

    Dan Rafael

    England's Matthew Hatton, the younger brother of former two-division titleholder Ricky Hatton and a regular on his brother's undercards, announced his retirement from boxing this week after a 13-year pro career. While Matthew Hatton (43-7-2, 17 KO...

    Blog | September 05, 2013
  8. Collazo headlines Labor Day card

    Dan Rafael

    After the Labor Day BBQ you can settle in and watch live boxing. That's because former welterweight titlist Luis Collazo will face Alan Sanchez in the scheduled 10-round main event on Sept. 2 (Fox Sports 1 and Fox Deportes, 9 p.m. ET) at the Cowbo...

    Blog | August 14, 2013
  9. Hatton riding waves of promotion

    Dan Rafael

    Former junior welterweight champ Ricky Hatton is finding out that the promotional end of boxing can also be very tough. When Hatton first got into the promotional business he was armed with a slate of television dates for his company on Sky Sports...

    Blog | June 27, 2013
  10. Mayweather eyes U.K. fight

    Dan Rafael

    Pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather Jr. has never boxed outside of the United States as a professional and has not fought outside of Las Vegas since a 2005 fight against Sharmba Mitchell, which took place in Portland, Ore. That's eight consecutive ...

    Blog | April 30, 2013
  11. Remaining 2012 boxing awards

    Dan Rafael

    Yes, 2012 is in the books, but beyond last week's daily annual awards for fighter, knockout, round, prospect and fight of the year, I handed out some additional hardware on Wednesday. And now, here is Part 2: Most important business development: T...

    Blog | January 03, 2013
  12. More 2012 awards in boxing

    Dan Rafael

    Yes, 2012 is in the books, but beyond last week's daily annual awards for fighter, knockout, round, prospect and fight of the year, here is part 1 of some additional awards: Trainer of the year: This was a slam dunk: Robert Garcia had a huge year ...

    Blog | January 02, 2013
  13. Pacquiao-Marquez IV sells out

    Dan Rafael

    LAS VEGAS - The fourth installment of the Manny Pacquiao-Juan Manuel Marquez rivalry has sold out, according to promoter Top Rank. They meet on Saturday night (HBO PPV, 9 ET, $59.95) in a welterweight fight at the MGM Grand Garden Arena and, accor...

    Blog | December 07, 2012
  14. Ricky Hatton humbled by Vyacheslav Senchenko, retires again

    Dan Rafael

    Former two-division titleholder Ricky Hatton fought gamely, to the delight an adoring crowd, Saturday in Manchester, England, but his comeback crumbled under the force of a Vyacheslav Senchenko body shot.

    Story | Conversation | November 26, 2012
  15. Ricky Hatton is back in the ring to redeem himself

    Dan Rafael

    After a devastating loss to Manny Pacquiao in 2009, Ricky Hatton went into depression and even tried to take his own life. Now he's back in the ring to exorcise his demons.

    Story | Conversation | November 23, 2012
  16. Hatton brand expands to Asia

    Dan Rafael

    Although former junior welterweight champ Ricky Hatton is set to emerge from a 3.5-year retirement to face former welterweight titleholder Vyacheslav Senchenko on Nov. 24 in his hometown of Manchester, England, he hasn't forgotten about his promo...

    Blog | October 29, 2012