- Ricky Hatton vs Floyd Mayweather
Hatton took an army of fans with him to Sin City when he squared off with the pound-for-pound king, though he was ultimately outclassed and stopped.
- Lennox Lewis vs Evander Holyfield II
Lewis became undisputed heavyweight champion of the world when he outpointed Holyfield in an immediate rematch of their first fight, which ended in a draw.
- Ricky Hatton vs Juan Urango
Hatton’s unforgettable Vegas adventure began when he won the IBF super-lightweight title against Urango, with thousands of British fans cheering him on at ringside.
- Ricky Hatton vs Manny Pacquiao
Hatton’s preparation was far from ideal, but his loyal legion of fans once again swarmed Vegas to watch their hero.
- Joe Calzaghe vs Bernard Hopkins
Having unified at super-middleweight, Calzaghe moved to light-heavy and rose from a first round knockdown to defeat Hopkins.
- Alan Minter vs Vito Antoufermo
Minter became world middleweight champion in Vegas, beating Antoufermo on a questionable split decision verdict.
- Amir Khan vs Canelo Alvarez
In a shock match-up, Khan jumped to middleweight (well, a 155lb catchweight) to fight the Mexican superstar. He was brutally knocked out in five rounds.
- Lloyd Honeyghan vs Marlon Starling
Honeyghan lost his WBC welterweight title when Starling dominated him, before finishing him off in the ninth.
- Naseem Hamed vs Marco Antonio Barrera
Hamed’s electrifying time at the top came to a shuddering halt when Mexican legend Barrera embarrassed him in Vegas.
- Lennox Lewis vs Tony Tucker
Olympic champion Lewis won his first professional world title by dropping and outpointing Tony Tucker, setting up a huge clash with Frank Bruno.