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Last Updated: Thursday, 6 December 2007, 10:30 GMT
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Ricky Hatton fans wait in line ahead of Friday's weigh-in for his fight against Floyd Mayweather in Las Vegas

Ricky Hatton fans wait in line ahead of Friday's weigh-in for his fight against Floyd Mayweather in Las Vegas

Ricky Hatton and Floyd Mayweather

Hatton is first on the scales and comes in at 10st 5lb - a comfortable 2lb under the welterweight limit

Floyd Mayweather

Mayweather is right on the welterweight limit at 10st 7lb and enjoys some feedback from the Hatton fans

Ricky Hatton fans

The 6,000 Hatton fans in the MGM Grand Arena are in good spirits and good voice

Ricky Hatton and Floyd Mayweather

Hatton and Mayweather square up and it is not long before the two are jostling again

Floyd Mayweather and Ricky Hatton

Things get heated between Mayweather and Hatton at the pre-fight media conference on Wednesday

Floyd Mayweather and Ricky Hatton

The bad feeling erupts as Hatton puts aside his jokey demeanour to issue Mayweather a cut-throat gesture

Floyd Mayweather and Ricky Hatton

The two fighters and their entourages gather in the MGM Grand ready for the Saturday night encounter

Ricky Hatton

Despite having the shadow of the WBC welterweight champion over him, Hatton appears confident of victory

Floyd Mayweather

Mayweather cuts a dashing figure in a three-piece suit as he holds court at a packed conference in Las Vegas

Fans at Las Vegas

With the tension building, an Elvis impersonator aims to lighten the mood

Floyd Mayweather Jr and Ricky Hatton

Hatton takes time out of his press commitments earlier in the week to spend time with two-year-old Lehkei Mayweather

Hatton poses in the ring

The 29-year-old Briton is full of confidence ahead of Saturday's bout and says his training has never gone better

Mayweather chats to journalists

Meanwhile, Mayweather chats to journalists and scotches rumours that a hand injury could postpone the fight

Ricky Hatton

Hatton, always amenable to the press, could lay claim to being Britain's greatest ever fighter if he upsets Mayweather

Ricky Hatton

Hatton appears to have no fitness problems, despite having to move up from light-welterweight for the fight

Floyd Mayweather

Floyd Mayweather, who never allows himself to get out of shape, looks in supreme condition nine days before the fight

Ricky Hatton

Hatton arrives in Las Vegas unbeaten in 43 professional encounters, with 31 knockouts to his name



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