Anthony Joshua tweeted a message of assist for Ricky Hatton’s son Campbell Hatton previous to his skilled debut on Saturday night time.
The 19-year-old is about to start his marketing campaign at super-featherweight in opposition to Jesus Ruiz (0-10).
The struggle will happen on the undercard of Dillian Whyte’s rematch with Alexander Povetkin in Gibraltar.
Campbell has signed to show professional with Eddie Hearn and enlisted Joshua’s firm 258 MGT as his administration.
He’s additionally linked up with AJ’s communications company SoapBox London.
Joshua tweeted early on Saturday night: “I imagine you’re going to win the struggle. Consider in your self.”
Campbell is skilled by his uncle Matthew Hatton, a former world title challenger.
He may even get loads of steerage from his father Ricky who left the game as a two-weight world champion and Manchester megastar.
On signing with 258MGT, Campbell mentioned: “I’m extremely excited to be becoming a member of 258 Administration and SoapBox for my professional profession.
“My dad has executed a superb job at guiding me to this point and I’ll proceed to hunt his recommendation in addition to work within the fitness center with my uncle Matthew. I can not await the primary bell.”
Ricky added: “Campbell’s dream is to deliver one other world boxing title again to Manchester.
“The dream is clearly in Campbell’s palms and finally it’s right down to him, however given time that’s what he’ll do.
“As his supervisor and his father my job is to get the absolute best group behind him to offer him the very best probability doable.
“That’s what we’ve executed and having 258 Administration and SoapBox on board is the final piece of the jigsaw. I’m completely delighted.”
Managing director of 258 Administration Freddie Cunningham mentioned: “We’re delighted to welcome Campbell into the 258 steady.
“We now have had our eye on him some time now, and it’s an honour to information this large boxing title by way of the skilled ranks.
“We now have whole perception in what Campbell can obtain each out and in the ring and can’t wait to get began.”
258 MGT additionally information the careers of Lawrence Okolie and Joshua Buatsi.