Ricky Hatton feels the pain of defeat on Saturday. Picture: Getty Images
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Rarely is it an unmitigated success, yet there seems to be no shortage of former stars attempting it. What is this invisible magnet that draws retired sportspeople to return to the competitive arena?
The most recent high-profile comeback was that of Ricky Hatton who, on Saturday, stepped into the boxing ring after an absence of three and a half years. Hatton believed this was his chance for redemption and an opportunity to make his friends and supporters proud.
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