Ricky Hatton

Richard John Hatton, popularly known as Ricky Hatton, has earned massive popularity by being a boxer. He had started his career in 1997 and is currently serves as a trainer. He is known to have participated in many world championships. He was given the title of “11th greatest European fighter of all time” by the BoxRec. He is often called the fighter by all his fans and has earned many such nicknames by everyone. He has set many records, and it would not be surprising to know that out of 48 matches, he has won 45 matches.

Well, how well do you know about Ricky Hatton? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Ricky Hatton’s net worth in 2021, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Ricky Hatton to date.

Biography and Early Life

Ricky was born was 6th October 1978. He is a native of Stockport, Greater Manchester, in England. He is the eldest son of Ray and Carol Hatton. He was raised along with his younger sibling Matthew. Right from early childhood, he liked boxing and was greatly influenced by his grandfather and father, who were also into this.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Ricky Hatton in 2021 and what is his height and weight? Well, Ricky Hatton’s age is 42 years old as of today’s date 2nd August 2021 having been born on 6 October 1978. Though, he is 5′ 7″ in feet and inches and  171 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 143 lbs in Pound and 65kg in Kilograms.


Ricky went to Hattersley High School. He went to the Sale West ABC for training. Then he was trained by a club named Hyde. Ricky did not get his further education and wanted to pursue his career in boxing.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Ricky had fallen in love thrice in his life. He was first known to have dated Emma Bowe from 2009. However, things did not go as they had thought, and they broke up in less than one year. Then he fell in love with Jennifer Dooley. They first met in 2005, and they were until they broke up in 2016. Then he was in a relationship with Charlie Nordell, and due to some differences, they had split in 2019. Ricky is blessed with three children.

Is Ricky Hatton Gay?

No, Ricky Hatton is definitely not gay as we know of now. He has been in three relationships with women and is a father of three children. This clearly says that he is not gay.

Professional Career

Ricky had a brief amateur career in which he could play for his country at the AIBA Youth World Boxing Championship. For this, he was rewarded with seven British titles. In 1997, Hatton made his debut when he fought with Colin McAuley in Widnes. After this, he got a chance to play at the Madison Square Garden, and gradually he fought against many well-known boxers.

He achieved his very first International title back when he won against Dillon Crew. From this, his success story was continual, and he was able to win many titles and fights. In 2005 he was in the headlines when he defeated Kostya Tszyu, who was The Ring Champion. After he split with Warren, he agreed to the contract with Dennis Hobson.

He also had a marvelous victory when he defeated Luis Collazo. After he went through his drug problem, he announced his retirement and then started to work as a trainer. He was popular when people knew that he trains Nathan Gorman.


Ricky, for his outstanding contribution in boxing, has earned has won many awards and recognition. He has been honored with the 2005 Ring Magazine Fighter of the Year. Ricky was the first British boxer to earn this award. He has also received the 2005 Fighter of the Year. He has also won the Men’s Fitness Magazine’s Fittest Sportsman and many more.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Ricky Hatton in 2021

The net worth of Ricky Hatton is estimated in 2021 and found to be $50 million. He earned this significant sum of income by being a successful boxer and trainer. While he was boxing at the professional level, he was approached by several sports brands for endorsement deals, which resulted in his increased wealth.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • Ricky Hatton has always extended his supports towards charity and supports Haughton Green to help the children.
  • Fans once called him as Ricky “Fatton” as he was very fat in his initial days.

Ricky Hatton, with his amazing boxing skills, has earned great success in his respective profession. He has won several top-rated tournaments across the world, and according to his fans, he is one of the best in the respective sport. He focused on the thing he loved to do and has earned millions of fans and their love and respect.


Facts of Richard John Hatton

  • Gender Male
  • full nameRichard John Hatton
  • birthplaceStockport, Greater Manchester, England
  • Date of Birth October 06, 1978
  • Age 45 years 7 months
  • Horoscope Libra
  • Lucky Number 5
  • Lucky Stone Peridot
  • Lucky Color Blue
  • Best Match for Marriage Gemini
  • nationalityBritish
  • religionChristianity
  • net worth$50 million
  • professionFormer professional boxer and trainer
  • weightIn Kilograms – 65 Kg, In Pounds – 143 lbs
  • heightIn Centimetres –  171 cm, In Feet and Inches – 5′ 7″
  • hair colorBlonde
  • eye colorGreen
  • high schoolHattersley High School

Written by Joel S. Elkins

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