Former boxing world champion Ricky Hatton coming to Northampton

Former boxing champion Ricky Hatton
Former boxing champion Ricky Hatton

Former welterweight world champion Ricky Hatton is coming to Northampton to take part in a one-off show where he will discuss his boxing career.

An Audience with Ricky Hatton at Barratts Snooker Club in Kingsthorpe Road on Thursday, October 16 to talk about how he started out boxing and his battle with depression.

Hatton is a former WBA (Super), IBF, IBO and The Ring Light Welterweight Champion, and WBA Welterweight Champion.

Born in Stockport, Hatton was raised on a council estate in Hattersley and became interested in boxing at the age of 14 after he went to watch Nigel Benn and Chris Eubank fight.

Tickets are now on sale and are available from £30. VIP tickets are £40 and include reserved seating and a photo with Ricky Hatton.