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Hatton vs. Malignaggi: Prediction, Odds, Date, Stats

Ricky Hatton (The Hitman) defends his The Ring super-lightweight title against Paulie Malignaggi (Magic Man). Let's take a look at the stats, odds of winning, and the prediction for this fight.

30
Sep 11, 1997
44-1
7
31 (68.9%)
170 cm
165 cm
-5 cm
Orthodox
May 24, 2008
5m, 29d
1
Age
Debut
Record
Title Fights
KOs
Height
Reach
Ape Index
Stance
Last Fight
Layoff
Win Streak
27
Jul 7, 2001
25-1
4
5 (19.2%)
173 cm
178 cm
5 cm
Orthodox
May 24, 2008
5m, 29d
4
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WL
w1
sLT
w1
sLT
w2
d1
sLT
w1
d4
IBF
sLT
w1
d2
super-lightweight
Saturday, 22 Nov 2008
MGM Grand Garden Arena, Paradise, Nevada, U.S.
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Ricky Hatton vs. Paulie Malignaggi

Date

This fight between Ricky Hatton and Paulie Malignaggi took place on at the MGM Grand Garden Arena, Paradise, Nevada, U.S.

Tale of the Tape

At 173 cm, Paulie Malignaggi is the taller of the two by 3 cms; Ricky Hatton is 170 cm. Besides being the taller fighter, with a reach of 178 cm, Malignaggi also has a significant reach advantage of 13 cms over Hatton's 165 cm. On top of that, Malignaggi also has a 10 cm ape index advantage over Hatton.

Hatton is coming in to this fight with a record of 44-1 (31 KOs). His last fight was 5 months and 29 days ago against Juan Lazcano, which he won via 12 round unanimous decision.

Malignaggi comes in with a record of 25-1 (5 KOs). His last fight was 5 months and 29 days ago against Lovemore N'dou, which he won via 12 round split decision.

Lovemore N'dou's boxing career

Both the fighters fight out of the orthodox stance.

On the day of the fight, Hatton will be 30 years and 1 month old. Malignaggi will be 27 years and 11 months old.

Prediction and Odds

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After considering the both the fighters' stats and their performance patterns, the winning odds is calculated to be at 63-37 in favor of Ricky Hatton. Here is the prediction for Hatton vs Malignaggi.

Ricky Hatton is the likely winner of the fight. Unless Paulie Malignaggi puts on a truly exceptional performance, it is going to be hard for him to win this fight.

Result

Ricky Hatton defeated Paulie Malignaggi via 11th round TKO. Malignaggi's 4 fight win streak comes to an end, and Hatton advances his win streak to 2. Hatton is now 45-1, and Malignaggi 25-2.

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