Campbell hatton, son of Ricky hatton, all the pressure in his first professional bout. The British beat the Spanish Jesus Ruíz by unanimous decision on the billboard of DAZN held in Gibraltar.
“There was a lot of pressure, I did what I said all week that I didn’t want to do,” he said. “I let the occasion overwhelm me a bit. Now that it’s over, I can only get better. I am satisfied. I have fulfilled a dream and there is no better feeling than that ”.
Hatton He also pointed out that he did not show his best weapons and the environment of the moment got to absorb him a little so as not to show himself in his optimal state. However, he said he was very happy to have fulfilled the dream he had for a better future in boxing.
“At first I was somewhat disappointed in myself,” he commented. Hatton. “I spoke with my coach and he is always very honest with me. He told me I did good boxing in many parts of the fight and I should be satisfied with that. “
Hatton he severely punished the Spanish fighter with body shots during the fight, but he could not get the victory by knockout and had to stay with the victory by cards of 40-36.
“When the music started, I think everyone could see how upbeat it was,” he confessed. “That probably made me put on the show that I did. I held back a bit, but I felt on top of the world. I think the second fight will be 10 times better than what I gave today. Now I have the first taste of how it feels ”.
Hatton is scheduled for his second pro bout on May 1 as part of the undercard starring the heavyweight fight between Dereck Chisora and Joseph Parker.
– Matchroom Boxing (@MatchroomBoxing) March 27, 2021