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Hatton delights fans in shaky return to the ring

Ricky Hatton may have outpointed Juan Lazcano by a landslide on the scorecards, but the Hitman looked a bit too flat and took too many punches for Brian Doogan's liking.

Originally Published: May 25, 2008
By Brian Doogan | Special to ESPN.com

MANCHESTER, England -- The end is in sight now for Ricky Hatton. The question is whether he will leave the ring on his own terms.

Juan Lazcano, "The Hispanic Causing Panic," caused world junior welterweight champion Hatton more problems than the scorecards rendered by three ringside judges suggested.

The winning margins were convincing enough: 120-110, 118-110 and 120-108. But the 29-year-old Hitman from Manchester experienced several perilous moments, in particular during the ...

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