Ricky Hatton 'contemplated suicide' during depression

Ricky Hatton talks frankly to BBC Radio 5 live about his fight with depression, revealing he contemplated suicide and had many days with no recollection of what was happening in his life.

Hatton discusses a "horrible time" sinking into a "vicious cycle" of drinking. Now he wants to make people aware of how deadly an "illness" depression can be.

You can hear the full interview on 5 Live breakfast on Friday morning with Nicky Campbell and Rachel Burden.

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