Gatti continues to leave bloody past behind
He may have boxed more than brawled, but in the end, Arturo Gatti kept a packed house at Atlantic City's Boardwalk Hall happy Saturday night with a fifth-round knockout of veteran "Jesse" James Leija to successfully defend his WBC super-lightweight title.
"They have no choice but to buy a ticket now because they don't know what they're gonna see," Gatti said.
With the win, Gatti, 32, removed most obstacles from a proposed showdown on June 11 with
Floyd Mayweather Jr., though ...
Read full story