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Hatton wants to fight big names

Updated: June 10, 2004, 11:42 AM ET
By Thomas Gerbasi | MaxBoxing.com

With all due respect to Jimmy Cannon:

You're Ricky Hatton, prizefighter. You're unbeaten in 35 fights, and 26 of those opponents didn't hear the final bell. On Saturday night you will step into the ring with Carlos Wilfredo Vilches, a tough guy who has more mileage on him in a fistic sense than his 27 years of age would dictate. You should win the fight, but with your style -- one that puts the fans in front of your safety, that's not always a given.

And the fans appreciate such ...

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