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Boxing: Gatti ready to face Leija

...In a manner matching his aggressive fighting style, Arturo Gatti simply presented his plan for his upcoming title bout...night," he said. "You're going to see an explosive Arturo Gatti." The 32-year-old Gatti, 38-6 with 29 knockouts...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/01/27/oth_441090.shtml
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Junior welterweight back on top with a new title

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. -- Even one-handed, Arturo Gatti looked pretty tough. Fighting most of the bout with...swollen, and we had a packed house - it must be an Arturo Gatti fight," said Gatti's promoter, Carl Moretti, vice...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/26/oth_402415.shtml
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Italian fights Gatti for WBC title in his U.S. debut

...N.J. -- When it came time to bone up on opponent Arturo Gatti, Gianluca Branco's trainers were selective in choosing...light heavyweight champion. "I'm not worried about Arturo Gatti's legend," Gianluca Branco said. "We'll see...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/23/oth_402094.shtml
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Gatti has become sure hit with fans in Atlantic City

...inside. They don't have Boardwalk Hall dressing rooms named after them, though, or places in its Hall of Fame. Arturo Gatti does. In a city with few sure bets, Gatti is one of them. Whenever the rough-and-tumble welterweight fights at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/01/28/oth_50125.shtml
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Forrest among nominees for fighter of the year

...Antonio Barrera, Oscar De La Hoya and Lennox Lewis, who all had big wins in 2002. In an unusual joint nomination, Arturo Gatti and Micky Ward were picked for their two non-title slugfests. Emanuel Steward was nominated in two categories, as...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/12/20/oth_365169.shtml
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Baldomir not afraid of Gatti

...stunned Zab Judah to win the WBC welterweight belt in Judah's hometown of New York, Baldomir will face No. 1 contender Arturo Gatti on Saturday in Atlantic City, a town where Gatti is treated more as pop star than pugilist. "We always knew we were...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/07/21/oth_89649.shtml
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Overtime

...51st at 290. Boxing Questions raised by autopsy on fighter In Sao Paulo, an autopsy indicates former boxing champion Arturo Gatti might have committed suicide, been accidentally killed or murdered, according to a Brazilian newspaper that said it...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/07/19/oth_541444.shtml
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Dahlberg, Borges big winners in boxing writer awards

...Tyson-Etienne, and for his column on the death of journeyman boxer Brad Rone. Borges' column on the conclusion of the Arturo Gatti-Micky Ward trilogy placed first, and he also garnered three seconds, in event coverage, news story and feature...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/04/06/oth_411255.shtml
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Floyd Mayweather Jr. sets sights on 140-pound title

...Mayweather into contention for the title now held by Arturo Gatti. It wasn't easy. Mayweather, 27, of Las Vegas...the WBC's 140-pound title. "I've been chasing Arturo Gatti for the longest time. The guy doesn't even want to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/24/oth_416645.shtml
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Overtime

...decisions over Alpharetta Boxing Club members Lavonte Cranford and Thomas Johnson. ? In Atlantic City, N.J., Arturo Gatti retained his WBC 140-pound title Saturday, stopping "Jesse" James Leija in the fifth round and avoiding the kind...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/01/31/oth_441459.shtml
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