Found March 25, 2012 on
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What's next for Zab after big win over Paris?
Zab Judah made the most out of his homecoming fight against Vernon Paris in Brooklyn on Saturday night, as well as his television showcase on NBC Sports Fight Night. Judah hushed up Paris and all of his trash talking, scoring a 9th round TKO after dominating him all evening long. It was a big statement win for Judah, and it puts him back in mandatory position to challenge the winner of the Lamont Peterson vs. Amir Khan rematch.
Credit: All City Boxing
The most intriguing aspect of this fight was simply the different in class between Judah and Paris, an undefeated guy. Judah has seemingly been the eternal king of last-ditch comeback efforts, supposedly career-ending knockout losses, and all the highs and lows in between.
Here he is now, again, right back in the mix. You could argue that this is the best performance that Zab has had in seven years, since he stopped Cory Spinks.
It's especially striking following last year's ...
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Zab Judah stopped Vernon Paris at 2:27 of the ninth round on Saturday night in an IBF Junior Welterweight elimination fight.
Judah dominated the fight with a methodical punching style. He finally finished off Paris (26-1) by getting him into a corner and unleashing about 15 unanswered punches.
When the fight was stopped, Judah was winning on the judges' scorecards by scores...
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Immediately following this Saturday’s telecast of the NCAA men’s basketball regional finals will be the second round of Main Events' NBC Sports “Fight Night” aired simultaneously with a solid HBO doubleheader. Despite this, both NBC and Main Events nurse high hopes as their card, featuring former two-division champion Zab Judah against the unbeaten Vernon Paris in an...