Knockout Nation: Klitschko Brutalizes Arreola, Hopkins-Jones Set for 2010, Mayweather PPV Crushes UFC, Joe Louis

Arreola Falls in Emotional TKO Loss Chris Arreola (27-1, 24 KOs) had the desire, but Vitali Klitschko (38-2, 37 KOs) had the skill. Last night (September 26), the Mexican-American hopeful fought gamely but ultimately could not match the power and skill of Klitschko, who methodically chopped him down over 10 dominating rounds for a corner… Read more »



Knockout Nation: Mayweather Toys With Marquez, Gets Confronted By Sugar Shane! De La Hoya-Linares

Mayweather Dominates Marquez Ring rust wasn’t a factor on Saturday (September 19) as Floyd Mayweather (40-0, 25 KOs) easily decisioned an outgunned Juan Manuel Marquez (50-5-1, 37 KOs).   With it being Mexican Independence Day Weekend, Marquez was a huge crowd favorite. The roars were deafening and the future Mexican Hall of Famer had the… Read more »



Knockout Nation: Mayweather-Marquez Prediction, Berto vs. NFL, Arum Blasts MMA, Pacquiao-Steroids?!

Poll: Who Do You Predict Will Win? Mayweather-Marquez Breakdown   After an injury delay and much hyping courtesy of HBO 24/7, Floyd Mayweather and Juan Manuel Marquez will finally square off this Saturday (September 19, HBO PPV). As expected, a fight that was initially met with widespread chagrin from critics now has an air of… Read more »



Knockout Nation: Malignaggi Robbed? Jones-Hopkins Confrontation! Williams-Pavlik Off?! d**k Tiger

Diaz Wins Controversial Decision Over Malignaggi Hometown fighter Juan Diaz (35-2, 17 KOs) won a competitive albeit controversial decision on Saturday (August 22) against a fired up Paulie Malignaggi (26-3, 5 KOs).   With neither man having knockout power, both fighters had to perfectly execute their gameplans. For Diaz, it was a fight of continuous… Read more »



Knockout Nation: Mayweather On Deck! Campbell-Bradley Controversy, Frazier-Foster

Mayweather Coming to Knockout NationOne of the most polarizing figures in boxing today is coming to Knockout Nation. Floyd Mayweather is ready to sit down and discuss his upcoming fight with Juan Manuel Marquez, his alleged “hit list” of future opponents, and how long we can expect to see him back in the ring.  … Read more »



Knockout Nation: RIP Vernon Forrest (1971-2009)

No Suspects Yet In Forrest Murder Former undisputed welterweight champion and junior middleweight titlist Vernon “The Viper” Forrest was shot and killed Saturday night (July 24) in an apparent carjacking attempt. The slaying took place in Forrest’s adopted hometown of Atlanta. Atlanta Police Sergeant Lisa Keyes confirmed Forrest’s death earlier today, stating that the veteran… Read more »



Knockout Nation: Arturo Gatti’s Wife Suspect In Boxer’s Murder

UPDATE Artuto Gatti’s wife, Amanda Rodrigues, is now in police custody after the legendary pugilist was found dead Saturday in San Paulo, Brazil. Rodrigues reportedly made contradictory statements under as she was interrogated by police and is the chief suspect in Gatti’s death. Gatti was reportedly strangled with the strap of a purse, which also had blood… Read more »



Knockout Nation: Mayweather-Marquez Back On, Ortiz Quits, Pac-Cotto, Mosley Stuck, Hagler-Minter

Victor Ortiz Upset in Entertaining Slugfest Golden Boy Promotions took a huge gamble last night (June 27) putting their future star hopeful Victor Ortiz (24-2-1, 19 KOs) in with the hard-punching, experienced slugger Marcos Maidana (26-1, 25 KOs). The ambitious test resulted in one of the best fights of the year, but ultimately proved disastrous… Read more »



Knockout Nation: Cotto Escapes Clottey, Mayweather-Marquez Postponed, Klitschko

Cotto Wins Controversial Decision With a gushing, cut eye and a determined foe walking him down nearly every round, Puerto Rico’s Miguel Cotto (34-1, 27 KOs) escaped Madison Square Garden Saturday night (June 13) with a disputed split decision win over Ghana’s Joshua Clottey (35-3, 20 KOs). The Ghanaian asserted control in round one behind a… Read more »



Knockout Nation: Berto Wins, Mayweather-Mosley, Pacquiao-Cotto, Prince Hamed

Berto Scores Lopsided Decision Over Urango WBC welterweight champion Andre Berto proved he was a few classes above powerful Juan Urango last Saturday (May 30), winning a pedestrian, wide unanimous decision in his third defense. Although moving up from 140 pounds, the tank-built Urango had no qualms about being the aggressor, immediately stalking after Berto… Read more »