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Ricky Hatton: “Rabchenko Should Have Too Much For Mundine”

RICKY HATTON says Sergey Rabchenko's November 12 clash with former three-time world champion Anthony Mundine is amongst the biggest he's been involved in as a promoter. 'The Hitman', who also trains Rabchenko, has played a key role in world title fights involving the likes of Martin Murray and Ryan Rhodes since starting Hatton Promotions in 2009 and feels this will be an equally huge event. Mundine [...]

Etches In Contention For Young Boxer Award

ADAM ETCHES has once again been nominated for the Young British Boxer of the Year Award. The Sheffield puncher, 23, joins an impressive list of candidates including fellow Steel City favourite Kid Galahad for the prestigious British Boxing Writers Club accolade. The past 12 months have been little short of sensational for Etches as he won two versions of a Youth world title and climbed to number [...]

Ricky Hatton: Charity bike ride among my best achievments

RICKY HATTON says his recent bike ride for the homeless charity Barnabus was one of the most difficult yet rewarding challenges of his life. The four-weight world champion tackled the gruelling Pico de Veleta in southern Spain last week and raised more than £2,000. The climb takes around four hours to complete and has an elevation of almost 4,000 metres. As donations can still be received until [...]

Zhakiyanov Faces Unbeaten Georgian In Minsk

BANTAMWEIGHT powerhouse Zhanat Zhakiyanov will face Georgia's unbeaten Gagi Edisherashvili at the Moulin Rouge Club in Minsk, Belarus on September 10. Zhakiyanov is the reigning European champion but will this time contest the WBC's vacant EPBC crown. As he is already ranked at number two in the world, victory should push the Kazakhstani puncher closer to a clash with current WBC ruler Shinsuke [...]

Adam Etches Gets South American Test

ADAM ETCHES will get the opportunity to bolster his world ranking and add another title to his collection when he faces Brazil's tough Samir Santos Barbosa at the Ponds Forge Arena in Sheffield on September 20 on the Hennessy Sports promoted event. The night of championship boxing will be headlined by Kid Galahad, who will be defending his Commonwealth Super Bantamweight title. The [...]

Browne Not Impressed With Wilders Win

LUCAS "BIG DADDY" BROWNE has further staked his claim for a fight with American KO artist Deontay Wilder after watching the Bronze Bomber's lacklustre display against Jason Gavern on Saturday night. Gavern hung around for four rounds before quitting on his stool against Wilder, but was blitzed by Browne inside three rounds during 2012. And the Aussie believes this factor shows he has the [...]

New Hatton Signing Targets Clash With Experienced Aussie

RED HOT Belarussian prospect Kirill Relikh has signed a long-term promotional contract with Hatton Promotions and is now targeting a showdown with experienced Aussie Chad Bennett. Relikh, 16 -0 (14 KOs), has been trained by four-time world champion Ricky Hatton since February this year and will return to the ring in his home city of Minsk on September 10. Should he come through that fight, [...]

Hatton: “Joseph Parker isn’t on Lucas Browne’s radar”

RICKY HATTON has stated that Kiwi hopeful Joseph Parker isn't even on Hatton Promotions' radar for Lucas "Big Daddy" Browne. Parker defeated little known American Keith Thompson this weekend and has mentioned a showdown with Browne on numerous occasions. But as Browne, who holds the Commonwealth, WBC EPBC and WBA Inter-continental crowns, is ranked highly by the three main world governing [...]

Bundu shocks Gavin; Lucas Browne defeats Rudenko

Leonard Bundu 31-0-2 (11) beat Frankie Gavin 19-1 (12) by split decision. Two judges scored the fight 114-113 to Bundu, the other judge scored 115-112 for Gavin. LUCAS "BIG DADDY" BROWNE came through his toughest test to date and remained on course for a world title shot with hard fought unanimous decision over Andriy Rudenko in Wolverhampton, England on Friday night (August 1). Both men made [...]

Lucas Browne: “I Can’t Let Rudenko Stand Between Me And World Title Shot”

LUCAS "BIG DADDY" BROWNE isn't going to let unbeaten Ukrainian Andriy Rudenko prevent him reaching his goal of world glory. The pair clash in Wolverhampton tonight and with 34 knockouts between them, it's got all the ingredients of a war. As the WBA Inter-Continental and WBC EPBC titles will be at stake, a higher world ranking is likely to go to the victor and Browne is sure that it will be him [...]