Originally written on Pro Boxing Fans  |  Last updated 10/20/14

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - JUNE 2: Ricky Hatton of England look thoughtful during the press conference at the Radisson Edwardian Hotel in Manchester ahead of the IBF Light Welter-weight fight between Ricky Hatton of England and Kostya Tszyu of Australia on June 6, 2005 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)
Ricky Hatton says Richard Towers and Lucas Browne’s Heavyweight battle will be a showstopper at the Hull Ice Arena on Saturday night. Towers and Browne clash in an eliminator for the Commonwealth title, and as promoter of both men, ‘The Hitman’ knows exactly what to expect with the stakes so high – and that’s fireworks. “It's a great fight, a great clash of styles,” said Hatton. “Being the promoter of both, it's a little bit upsetting to see them fighting each other. They're two of the nicest guys you'll ever meet, but there's nothing nice about the way they fight. “This is great opportunity for them both. Lucas has a WBC ranking of 15th, which is a scalp Richard will be after. If you get to 15th in the world, things open up so it's a big, big fight and it's going to be very interesting. “Lucas always uses the gym when he comes over and he's been looking really good. He's a big puncher, he's very, very powerful, but Richard Towers has got the ...
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