Found November 24, 2012 on Pro Boxing Fans:
PLAYERS: Ricky Hatton
There's only one, Ricky Hatton! And he's back tomorrow night, in a fight which will be aired live on Showtime from Manchester, England. The official weigh-ins for the Ricky Hatton vs. Vyacheslav Senchenko welterweight clash were held this afternoon, and right here, you can take a look at the official weigh-in results, and some photographs from the event as well, where Hatton looked to be in phenomenal condition. Ricky Hatton: 146.5 lbs Vyacheslav Senchenko: 146.5 lbs Hatton vs. Senchenko Weigh-in Pictures As you can see, Hatton looks to be in great shape, he's cut and he's ready to go. The days of being 210 pounds and binging on beer and drugs seem to be long gone for him. Most importantly, he seems to be having a great time and really enjoying being back in the center of it all. So the question is, will he come back all the way and pull off a fantastic first victory, putting himself in line for a potential title shot at 147 lbs? We'll see on Saturday, so ...
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