World Boxing News had an interview with the famous British boxer Ricky Hatton before the exhibition in Manchester on November 12.
“The Hitman” faces Marco Antonio Barrera in an exciting rematch between two of the greatest boxers from the past two decades.
Hatton is ready to put on a show for his home fans ten years after losing to Vyacheslav Senchenko at the same AO Arena. [then M.E.N Arena].
Asked if he was thinking of seeking Senchenko as his opponent in 2022 for revenge, Hatton told WBN: “No, I boxed him in a comeback fight for almost ten years until my exhibition date.
Ricky Hatton – The Last Dance
“I wanted to point out someone who didn’t box. And one who is respected and respected by boxing fans.
“Like I said before, Marco is the heavyweight champion of the world.”
Hatton added that in preparation for more shows, “I’m just planning the last dance.
“I don’t know, let’s see how this goes. I think the fans will decide if they want to see another one.
“I’m lucky that I have the best fans in the world. I want to see what happens with this before I make a decision.”
With a packed night in the ticket office, Natasha Jonas will have the full BOXXER line-up on Sky Sports ahead of the Hatton vs Barrera event.
Hoping for November 12th
Asked what he expected from the evening, Hatton replied: “My hope is that everyone has a great night to remember for the right reasons.
“There was a good deal of entertainment and maybe the player was thrown away.
“Natasha Jones is looking to unify her world title, Dalton Smith and Brad Rea, who are training at the gym for a title fight.
“Things like Frazer Clark are coming, then it’s on to the show.
“Dan Hardy and Diego Sanchez, that’s a great rivalry to watch. Then there’s me and Marco.
“I want the fans to go home saying it’s a great night, and if they’re happy, so am I,” said the two-weight world champion.
Ricky Hatton vs Marco Antonio Barrera – Fight of the Show – November 12, 2022, Manchester.
Live on Sky Sports Premier League – Buy Tickets Here.
WBN editor Phil Jay has over a decade of boxing news experience. Follow WBN on Facebook @officialworldboxingnews, Instagram, and Twitter @world news.