Vital Football

Latest Manchester City News

Boxing Legend & Man City Fan Ricky Hatton KO'd

Boxing Legend & Man City Fan Ricky Hatton KO'd

Manchester City fan and boxing legend Ricky Hatton failed in the early hours of Sunday morning to take out Manny Pacquiao and now he's being urged to quit the ring for good.

Assistant trainer, Lee Beard adds his view on Hatton's defeat.



Manny Pacquiao gives his reaction.



Pacquiao's trainer adds his thoughts.



Should Hatton retire?

Add your thoughts by visiting our Other Sports forum.





For the very latest Premier League odds

For massive weekly jackpots - Play the Football Pools Online

Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:Tudor
Date:Monday May 4 2009
Time: 2:25PM

Comments

0
I have to say up front I am not a fan of boxing, but I was sorry to hear a fellow blue lost.
Doody
04/05/2009 18:48:00
0
I have to say up front I am not a fan of boxing, but I was sorry to hear a fellow blue lost.
Doody
04/05/2009 18:48:00
0
Not sure what Ricky's alternatives are but please don't take a re-match, if offered. I hope the City team can make Ricky feel a little better, by beating thd Rags this week.
Thaibluefan
05/05/2009 02:13:00
0
Not sure what Ricky's alternatives are but please don't take a re-match, if offered. I hope the City team can make Ricky feel a little better, by beating thd Rags this week.
Thaibluefan
05/05/2009 02:13:00
0
Ricky is fine, of course and needs no sympathy. I'm sure he wouldn't thank anyone for it. He is a great fighter -- but this one was a mismatch. Whether that was about the preparation or something else I don't know. Maybe a boxing expert could enlighten? I heard the other day that Ricky has to lose between three and four STONES to make the weight for fights. he does the impossible just to show up in my book! I loved watching boxing when younger. But I lost all enthusiasm when I saw what it did to Ali. I'm just glad Ricky is okay. He was reported as saying he actually felt better than after twelve rounders he had won.
Sindbad
06/05/2009 00:20:00
0
Ricky is fine, of course and needs no sympathy. I'm sure he wouldn't thank anyone for it. He is a great fighter -- but this one was a mismatch. Whether that was about the preparation or something else I don't know. Maybe a boxing expert could enlighten? I heard the other day that Ricky has to lose between three and four STONES to make the weight for fights. he does the impossible just to show up in my book! I loved watching boxing when younger. But I lost all enthusiasm when I saw what it did to Ali. I'm just glad Ricky is okay. He was reported as saying he actually felt better than after twelve rounders he had won.
Sindbad
06/05/2009 00:20:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Manchester City Articles

Stats: Arsenal v Manchester City

All the stats from Arsenal (1) vs (1) Manchester City, Wembley Stadium - Extra Time Being Played, 23/4/17 15h00 BST Att: 85,725

FA Cup S/F: Arsenal v Man City - Follow Live On Twitter

The winner of today's FA Cup Semi-Final (Manchester City of course) will play Chelsea in May's Final. But if you can't watch the game on BT Sport then one option is to follow..

Limited Progress Made On Disabled Access

It's been reported that 13 Premier League clubs are still failing to provide the required number of wheelchair spaces for disabled supporters.

Arsenal v Manchester City Preview

'Wemberleeee, Wemberleeee...we're the club with no history and we're off to Wemberleeee'...

Archived VMC Articles

VMC articles from

Site Journalists

Tudor (VMC Editor)
Editor email
Profile
Johnny Baguette
no email
Profile
Pedmachine
no email
Profile
Skoorb
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

City's performance, out of five against Arsenal?
Suggested By: Tudor
Five0%
Four0%
Three0%
Two100%
One0%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Chelsea 32 24 3 5 75 38
2 Spurs 32 21 8 3 71 46
3 Liverpool 33 19 9 5 66 29
4 Man City 32 19 7 6 64 28
5 Man Utd 31 16 12 3 60 24
6 Everton 34 16 10 8 58 23
7 Arsenal 31 17 6 8 57 23
8 WBA 33 12 8 13 44 -3
9 Southampton 31 11 7 13 40 -3
10 Watford 33 11 7 15 40 -17
11 Stoke 34 10 9 15 39 -13
12 AFC Bournemouth 34 10 8 16 38 -14
13 West Ham 34 10 8 16 38 -15
14 Leicester City 32 10 7 15 37 -12
15 Burnley 33 10 6 17 36 -14
16 Crystal Palace 32 10 5 17 35 -8
17 Hull City 34 9 6 19 33 -31
18 Swansea 34 9 4 21 31 -29
19 Middlesbrough 33 4 12 17 24 -20
20 Sunderland 32 5 6 21 21 -32
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Manchester City Results (view all)

Manchester City Fixtures (view all)

Apr 23 2017 3:00PM : Arsenal (a)
FA Cup
Apr 27 2017 8:00PM : Manchester United (H)
Barclays Premier League
Apr 30 2017 2:05PM : Middlesbrough (a)
Barclays Premier League
May 6 2017 12:30PM : Crystal Palace (H)
Barclays Premier League
May 13 2017 3:00PM : Leicester City (H)
Barclays Premier League
May 21 2017 3:00PM : Watford (a)
Barclays Premier League

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Johnny Baguette593
2.Buzz Lightyear445
3.Skoorb344
4.kennyclementstache138
5.Rising109
6.Colin Is The King87
7.citizhun74
8.johnkelv55
9.Tudor53
10.OziMan39
Write for Vital Football