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Hatton vs. Pacquiao

Hatton Looking to Put Immediate Pressure On Pacquiao

By Manuel Perez: Former light welterweight and welterweight champion Ricky Hatton is counting on his size, power and speed to be an important factor in his May 2nd bout with Manny Pacquiao in Las Vegas, Nevada. Hatton plans to jump all over Pacquiao immediately in their bout and try to overpower him in the 1st […]

Abraham 159.6 Simon 157.2 – Weights; Macklin Looking To Defeat Elcock – News

Matthew Macklin is adamant that class will prevail in “The Battle of Brum” at the Aston Arena on Saturday night. Macklin challenges city rival Wayne Elcock for his British Middleweight title in the headline bout on a Hennessy Sports show, which is live on ITV4 from 7:45pm.… Read

Khan in Shape, Pacquiao Receives Honor; Abregu Eyeing Berto – Boxing News

Boxing’s No. 1 pound-for-pound fighter and 2008 Fighter of the Year MANNY “Pacman” PACQUIAO will be honored and celebrated by Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa and the southern California Filipino community Tomorrow! Saturday, March 7 in Historic Filipino Town (3200 Temple Street, Los Angeles, Calif. 90026 – at Temple and Robinson Streets). Mayor Villaraigosa is […]

Hatton-Mayweather Transcripts, Bradley-Holt, Jones-Shieka – News

Richard Schaefer: So it’s Ricky Hatton versus Manny Pacquiao, two of the most exciting fighters of our generation, the best pound for pound fighter against the most popular fighter in the world, and the stage is set for a great showdown on May 2 live from the MGM Grand and live on HBO Pay-Per-View.… Read

Lets Not Kid Ourselves, Pacquiao is Going to Beat Hatton

By Michael Lieberman: I find it mildly amusing to listen to the two trainers for Manny Pacquiao and Ricky Hatton go back and forth, both trying to do their best in psyching out the opposing fighter while at the same time trying to drum up support for a fight that needs little help in getting […]

News – Mayweather Sr. Forecasts Stormy Weather For Pacquiao

“Ricky is trying to be nice but it’s a simple fact that we are gonna bust his (Pacquiao’s) ass!” Manchester, England (March 4, 2009). During a national conference call held today for members of the media, Ricky Hatton’s trainer Floyd Mayweather Sr. all but ensured a Hatton victory over his next opponent Manny Pacquiao when […]

News: Hatton & Pacquiao Quotes from UK Tour; Sutherland-Navarka

Photo Credit: Chris Farina – Top Rank – During a blistering two-day U.K. media tour, superstars Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao and Ricky “Hitman” Hatton set the tone for their world junior welterweight “The Battle of East and West” championship set for Saturday, May 2 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas and broadcast live on HBO […]

Hatton-Pacquiao: Is Manny Vulnerable At Close Range?

By Jason Kim: Say what you will about Ricky Hatton’s poor boxing ability and limited hand speed and reach, on the inside he rules this fight and has a big advantage of Manny Pacquiao. Although his fans would be the last to admit it, Pacquiao is only an average fighter when you get him in […]

Best in Division – Hatton – vs. P4P King – Pacquiao

By Ali Tinsley: I love to watch Pacman fight, the guy is just my kind of boxer, powerful, quick, and aggressive. I love to watch Ricky Hatton fight, powerful, aggressive, surprisingly quick and British. I wrote an article a while ago giving an unbiased take on Hatton vs. “Pacman” Manny Pacquiao giving facts based on […]

Hatton Has to Control His Savage Instincts To Brawl

By Michael Lieberman: Having gotten way too comfortable with thrashing through most of his lower quality opposition by pure brute force, Ricky Hatton (45-1, 32 KOs) now finds himself against the new breed of light welterweight in Manny Pacquiao, who not only can punch with incredible power but also has a wide range of other […]

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