Ricky Hatton is being lined up to train Olympic bronze medallist
BoxNation understands that the London 2012 hero will spend a
week training at 'The Hitman's' gym on the outskirts of Manchester
to see if a partnership could work.
Ogogo, 24, has turned professional with American promotional
outfit Golden Boy and will make his debut in late April or early
Golden Boy have given their blessing to the Lowestoft boxer
teaming up with former two-weight world champion Hatton, who is
Britain's most popular fighter ever.
Ogogo, who is the face of fast food chain Subway, and starred in
reality TV shows, captured public imagination during last summer's
He shocked world number one Evhen Khytrov in his first contest
and reached the semi-final stage where he lost to eventual gold
medallist Esquiva Falcao Florentino.
Hatton is carving out a successful career as a trainer and his
greatest success so far has come with European light-middleweight
champion Sergey Rabchenko.
He is also promoting his stable of fighters and is currently
seeking a new TV deal for them.