Hatton vs. Cotto on June 10?

By Mark Vester
Several UK media outlets have reported that Sheffield boxing promoter Dennis Hobson is planning a unification showdown between Ricky Hatton and Miguel Cotto, for June 10. It was reported that Madison Square Garden was the venue of choice, but that idea got bounced when it came to light that England plays against Paraguay in the World Cup on the same day, which would hurt the UK television broadcast.
"We're in discussions. Nothing is done yet, but we have had discussions. It's a class fight." said Cotto promoter Bob Arum
User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Oasis_Lad on 02-09-2006

[QUOTE=machotime]A step closer????? He is the 140 CHAMP. There are no steps that will bring him closer.[/QUOTE] there are plenty of steps the first was frank warren u could tell he wanted ricky to take it easy and stay in…

Comment by machotime on 02-09-2006

[QUOTE=OASIS_LAD]u cant say the hype was hattons fault and whats wrong with fighting baldomir if it puts him a step closer to a fight with cotto and pbf as hatton has said he wants them both[/QUOTE] A step closer????? He…

Comment by Oasis_Lad on 02-09-2006

[QUOTE=borikua]All this Hatton-Cotto hype and now he wants to fight Baldi at 147???[/QUOTE] u cant say the hype was hattons fault and whats wrong with fighting baldomir if it puts him a step closer to a fight with cotto and…

Comment by borikua on 02-09-2006

[QUOTE=OASIS_LAD]and? your point is[/QUOTE] All this Hatton-Cotto hype and now he wants to fight Baldi at 147???

Comment by IwatchBoxing on 02-09-2006

[QUOTE=borikua]Seems like IF there's a Cotto-Hatton fight its going to be at 147... :boxing:[/QUOTE] Everyone has more to gain by moving to Welterweight. A) Its a way better divsion B)Its a weak divsion now, and for the taking. Proven by…

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