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Hatton: I Fancied Golovkin - Now I Fancy Canelo Quite Strongly!

Gennady Golovkin and Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez have chalked up a combined total of 86 career victories en route to Saturday's superfight in Las Vegas. The WBC, WBA, IBF, IBO and lineal middleweight titles...Read More

Canelo-Golovkin: Former Opponents Make Their Predictions

GENNADY GOLOVKIN puts his WBA, IBF, IBO and WBC middleweight titles on the line against Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez in the early hours of Sunday morning. Seven Brits have shared the ring with either Golovki...Read More

Matthew Hatton, Now a Trainer, Helping Groom Young Fighters

Not always an easy transition, Matthew Hatton’s switch from boxer to trainer has been eased by the quality of fighters under his wing. A former European welterweight champ, Hatton had an accomplished...Read More

Hatton Warns Khan: Canelo Puts on Huge Amount of Weight

AMIR KHAN will be going up against “Popeye” when he takes on Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez for the WBC middleweight title in Las Vegas. Khan, 29, is moving up from welterweight to face the Mexican star at a c...Read More

Hatton: Canelo Will Be Too Strong and Powerful For Amir Khan

Five years ago, Matthew Hatton felt what it was like to take punishment from Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez. They fought each other for the vacant WBC junior middleweight title, at a catch-weight, with Hatton ...Read More

M. Hatton Thinks Brook Special Enough To Defeat Porter

Matthew Hatton, the younger brother of superstar Ricky Hatton, believes Kell "The Special One" Brook has enough special talent to defeat IBF welterweight champion Shawn Porter on Saturday night at the...Read More

Mayweather vs. Canelo: Ricky, Matthew Hatton Review

Ricky and Matthew Hatton give us an exclusive lowdown on this weekend's Floyd Mayweather-Saul Alvarez clash in Las Vegas. Floyd Mayweather Jr (44-0 26KOs) is no stranger to mega-fights, but this we...Read More

Ricky Hatton Happy in Retirement, Proud of Matthew

Last November Ricky Hatton was in the ring, returning after a three-and-a-half year absence and suffering a ninth-round knockout defeat to Ukraine's Vyacheslav Senchenko at Manchester Arena. The 34...Read More

Matthew Hatton Retires, Shannon Reflects on Career

Matthew Hatton headed into retirement earlier today after a career that saw him win and defend the EBU welterweight title, vie for Commonwealth and world honours, and he also came close to netting an ...Read More

Van Heerden Had Vision Issues in Victory Over Hatton

South African IBO welterweight champion Chris 'The Heat' van Heerden secured a bruising points victory over England's Matthew Hatton at the Sandton Convention Centre on Saturday night. With blood p...Read More

M. Hatton: I Want To Avenge Ricky, Face Senchenko

A HATTON will hit the boos in South Africa when one of Britain’s most popular fighters walks into the lion’s den tonight. Matthew ‘The Magic Man’ Hatton, the younger brother of Ricky, challenges lo...Read More

Matthew Hatton Beaten, Van Heerden Retains IBO Belt

In an important match-up between two fading South African veterans, Kaizer Mabuza (25-9-3, 15 KOs) got the better of former IBF welterweight titleholder Isaac Hlatshwayo (30-6-1, 10 KOs), outpointing ...Read More

Hatton Scores as BoxNation Picks Up His Title Fight

Matthew Hatton’s challenge for the IBO Welterweight Title against champion Chris Van Heerden will be televised LIVE and exclusive in the UK on the Channel of Champions BoxNation (Sky Ch. 437/Virgin Ch...Read More

Hatton Hits South Africa For Van Heerden Showdown

Matthew Hatton arrives in South Africa on Tuesday to challenge Chris van Heerden for his IBO welterweight title. The British fighter and his retinue will be accompanied by light-heavyweight Mattie ...Read More

Hatton Concerned, Will Go For a KO With Van Heerden

Matthew Hatton will be looking for a spectacular victory when he takes on IBO welterweight champion Chris van Heerden on March 2. Hatton takes on the South African on foreign soil and is not expect...Read More

Hatton-Van Heerdan Heads To March Date in Sandton

Three SA boxers will take on British fighters on a card in Sandton in March. Showpony Promotions chief Damian Michael has confirmed that Chris van Heerden will defend his IBO welterweight title ag...Read More

Hatton Signs a Management Deal With Dave Coldwell

Weeks before beginning preparations for his March IBO world title showdown with Chris Van Heerden, Manchester’s Matthew Hatton has joined forces with Dave Coldwell after inking a management deal with ...Read More

Matthew Hatton Demolishes Mike Lomax in One Round

Throughout the build-up towards his intriguing eight rounder against Chingford’s Mike Lomax, former European ruler, Matthew Hatton, insisted he had to look impressive against the past Prizefighter win...Read More

Lee Beard Discusses Matthew Hatton's Future, Training

Manchester’s “Magic” Matthew Hatton, 42-6-2 (16), faces a busy schedule over the next four months as he bids to get his career back on the winning track following March’s wide decision defeat to undef...Read More

Matthew Hatton on Ricky's Return, Senchenko, More

Former European welterweight champion ‘Magic’ Matthew Hatton has a new rival in his division and it is none other than his elder brother Ricky, who returns to ring following a three-year absence on No...Read More