posted on Jan, 24 2004 @ 11:49 AM
By Dan Rafael, USA TODAY
Arturo Gatti's reputation as boxing's ultimate warrior is in stone because of all-time battles against Micky Ward, Ivan Robinson, Wilson Rodriguez and
others. But as much as Gatti (No. 10 USA TODAY, 36-6, 28 KOs) loves being known as the sport's most exciting fighter, he wants more. Gatti wants to be
called "champion" again.
"I think about it all the time," he says. "I get the chills. I can't wait to hear (ring announcer) Michael Buffer say I'm champion again."