MGM Grand, Grand Garden Arena, Nevada, United States
Belts on The Line
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Who won Mayweather Jr vs Hatton?
Floyd Mayweather Jr beat Ricky Hatton by technical knockout in the 10th round on Saturday 8th December 2007 at MGM Grand, Grand Garden Arena in Nevada.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 147 pounds (10.5 stone or 66.7 KG).
This contest was for the WBC welterweight championship of the world.
Mayweather Jr vs Hatton stats
Floyd Mayweather Jr stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 38 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 24 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Ricky Hatton made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 43 wins and 0 draws, with 31 of those by knock out.
The stats suggested Hatton had a slight advantage in power over Mayweather Jr, with a 72% knock out percentage over Mayweather Jr's 63%.
Floyd Mayweather Jr was the older man by 1 year, at 45 years old.
Mayweather Jr had a height advantage of 1 inch over Hatton. That also extended to a 7-inch reach advantage.
Both Floyd Mayweather Jr & Ricky Hatton fought out of an orthodox stance.
Mayweather Jr's experience as a professional fighter was relatively equal to Hatton's, having had 5 less fights, and made his debut in 1996, 11 months earlier than Hatton, whose first professional fight was in 1997. He had fought 111 more professional rounds, 403 to Hatton's 292.
Mayweather Jr vs Hatton form
Mayweather Jr remained undefeated as a professional, stopping 3 of his recent opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had won against Mikuru Asakura on 24th September 2022 by knockout in the 2nd round at Saitama Super Arena, Saitama, Japan.
Previous to that, he had won against Don Moore on 21st May 2022 by knockout in the 8th round at Etihad Arena, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
Going into that contest, he had won against Logan Paul on 6th June 2021 by knockout in the 8th round at Hard Rock Stadium, Miami, United States.
Before that, he had won against Tenshin Nasukawa on 31st December 2018 by knockout in the 1st round at Saitama Super Arena, Saitama City.
He had beat Conor McGregor on 26th August 2017 by technical knockout in the 10th round at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.
Mayweather Jr's last 5 fights had come over a period of 5 years, 3 months and 12 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year and 21 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 29 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 5.8 rounds on average.
What time did Mayweather Jr vs Hatton start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 10:00 PM EST / 7:00 PM PST at MGM Grand, Grand Garden Arena, Nevada, United States, which was around 3:00 AM GMT in the UK.
What were the odds on Mayweather Jr vs Hatton?
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