How many blows did it take for Manny Pacquiao to knock down Hatton? I can't even think of how to create a blow by blow account when an anticipated event lasted for only two rounds! So here are the two rounds of action, blow by blow account of Manny Pacquiao vs Ricky Hatton
Round 1: First hard right hook by Manny. Then a jab and a hook by Ricky. But after a four punch combination by Pacquiao, Hatton is down. Huge combination annihilates Ricky for the last 45 seconds which brought Ricky down again. Ricky was down 2 times on Round 1. Pacquiao’s round, 10-7
Pacquiao wins round 1, 10-7
Round 2: Hatton got first with a right, but Pacquiao counters with a huge deadly combination. Pacquiao unleashes three punches. Hatton was trembling. Hatton, hopeless hugs and gets a warning. Straight from left by Pacquiao. Hatton lands a right but Pacquiao was cool. Combination from Pacquiao sends Hatton to corner. Then the brutal ending.
Right hook to body by Pacquiao.
And finally a left hand by Pacquiao knocks out Hatton.
At 2:59 the fight was stopped to save a Briton's life. Harhar
Manny Pacquiao Wins over Ricky Hatton by Knockout at 2:59 of Round 2
In the words of Manny:
"I'm surprised that the fight is easy!"
Watch the replay here