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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

The NBA Finals Finale

We have come to the end of another National Basketball Association season. And I will go on record to say that I will miss it. Will I miss the “Where Amazing Happens” commercials? Probably not, because it’s about time that the league spearheads a new marketing campaign. Will I miss the “Most Valuable Puppets” commercials […]

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 […]