2010-2019 Knockout Of The Decade: Juan Manuel Marquez KO 6 Manny Pacquiao

“He’s not gettin’ up, Jim!” That’s all anyone has to say. You know what they’re talking about. In a single moment on Dec. 8, 2012, and with a single punch, Manny Pacquiao was rendered unconscious and mortal. And he was rendered so by the only man in eight years who’d managed to withstand him. The […]

2014 Boxing Knockout Of The Year: Marvin Sonsona – Akifumi Shimoda

“The most damaging punch is the one you don’t see coming.” Ask any veteran boxing observer how a fighter got detached from his senses from a punch, and they will likely tell you that. It’s as true in life as it is in the ring. Typically, we are most affected by events that come from […]

2014 Boxing Knockout Of The Year Nominees

Welcome to The Queensberry Rules’ annual year-end awards, starting today and continuing into next week. Here’s how we do it around these parts: The major categories are Knockout of the Year, Round of the Year, Fight of the Year and Fighter of the Year. The final leg, which will finish next week, is a pu-pu […]