Boxer Ricky Hatton said winning his comeback fight in ten days time will help him banish the ghosts of his past.
Since his last unsuccessful fight three years ago, the world light welterweight champion has been battling alcohol and depression. Stephen Douglas reports.
34-year-old Hatton said he was in near-peak condition as he worked out at his home town gym this afternoon, and said he plans to take the frustrations and negative emotions he has felt over the past years out on his 35-year-old Ukrainian opponent. He said: