It has been two years already since his last fight where he suffered a second round knockout against Manny Pacquiao.
There had been rumors flying around that the Hitman would make a return to the ring against Erik Morales sometime this year after Morales's resurgence, but he put those rumors to rest by throwing in the towel.
Hatton had a fairly good career losing only two times, to Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao. He also boasts wins over fighters such as Paulie Malignaggi, Urango and recent Hall of Famer Kostya Tszyu.
As we say goodbye to Hatton from the world of boxing, let's look back at Ricky Hatton's top five wins and remember that there is only one Ricky Hatton.