Gatti prepared to go to the extreme

Updated: January 26, 2005, 8:33 PM ET
Associated Press

NEW YORK -- In a manner matching his aggressive fighting style, Arturo Gatti simply presented his plan for his upcoming title bout against Jesse James Leija.

"I'm coming to kill -- not to win, to kill," the WBC super lightweight champion said at a news conference Wednesday. "I'm going to win this fight, no doubt about it. Read my lips: no doubt about it."

Gatti is certainly known for his action-packed fights. His trilogy with Mickey Ward is touted by many as one of the best rivalries ...

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