After spending several minutes on his back in the ring, Hatton had to be taken to a hospital for a precautionary brain scan, which revealed no damage.
"He's perfectly all right," Ray Hatton, Ricky's father, said. "They've checked him out. He's had all the tests and everything. He's not got a mark on him."
Earlier yesterday morning, Floyd Mayweather Jr had announced he would be returning from retirement to take on Juan Manuel Marquez in July. If he had waited a few hours longer, he could have potentially mentioned that he would fight Pacquiao.