Ricky Hatton's Vegas Tales

May 4, 2021
Ricky Hatton's Vegas Tales

Ricky Hatton's brilliance as a boxer, his down-to-earthdemeanour and his live-wire sense of humour made him a nationaltreasure.Five of Ricky's biggest and most explosive fights took place inthe boxing Mecca of Las Vegas. Tens of thousands of British fansfollowed him there to watch these monumental bouts, and to soak upthe unique atmosphere in Sin City.In Ricky's Hatton's Vegas Tales, he recalls the mostmemorable moments: from fight negotiations, through trash-talkingtransatlantic promotional tours, gruelling training camps, bizarreencounters with opponents, fans, A-list celebrities and boxinglegends; all the way to fight-week mayhem and the epic post-fightbenders that followed.With contributions from family, friends and the journalists whoknow him best, tributes from Mexican boxing legends Oscar De LaHoya and Marco Antonio Barrera, plus the hilarious recollections ofrock 'n' roll superstar Noel Gallagher, this is an anecdote-drivenromp through all the highs and lows of Ricky's Vegas fights, andthe madness that preceded and followed each bout.What goes down in Vegas, stays in Vegas... until now!