Found April 28, 2013 on
Boxing is the one sports that will allow bad blood or a contentious relationship to be settled in the squared circle. So many times is what can be deem irony, the two men with the contention end up respecting and admiring each other more after they’ve done battle for 12 rounds.
Last night at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, Welterweight Champion Danny Garcia and Brooklyn native Zab Judah brought bad blood and heated words to the ring and turned their fight into an instant classic. Judah in his usual fashion started off fast and displayed the quickness and athleticism that he’s famous for to keep Garcia off-balance during the first few rounds.
Garcia started to come on during the fourth round, and in round five hit Judah with some serious shots that hurt Zab and swayed the fight in his direction. Garcia was able to accrue a lead at that point, and in round eight, finally dropped Judah with counter over hand right. Judah though displayed heart that he hasn’t shown in sometime and ...
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Danny Garcia unanimously outpointed Zab Judah on Saturday to retain the WBA and WBC junior welterweight titles.
Garcia (26-0, 16 KOs) dominated the 35-year-old former champion, although Judah came back in the 10th and 11th rounds to land some hard shots in front of his Brooklyn home fans.
The 25-year-old Garcia took a hard left-handed shot from Judah in the eighth round. He countered...
Boxing had a huge night with fans packing venues in different parts of the world and Brooklyn, New York would be one of them. The Barclays Center would be filled with over 17,000 rooting fans when hometown favorite Zab Judah took on the champion Danny Garcia. Lots of tension hyped the fight in the closing [...]
Over 12 rounds, what many expected to be a foregone conclusion got interesting down the stretch – with junior welterweight Danny Garcia taking an unexpectedly close-ish and hard fought decision over Zab Judah at the $1 billion Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York on Showtime Saturday night.
The action may not quite have lived up to the constant promises of...
In a thrilling night of boxing before an excitable crowd of more than 13,000 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, Danny "Swift" Garcia won a hard-fought unanimous decision over veteran Brooklynite Zab Judah to retain his WBA Super, WBC and Ring Magazine 140-pound titles. In the co-feature, Peter "Kid Chocolate" Quillin outworked Fernando Guerrero to...
Danny Garcia vs. Zab Judah, Peter Quillin vs. Fernando Guerrero and Amir Khan vs. Julio Diaz Results:
Showtime presented a unique tripleheader tonight, with the Danny Garcia vs. Zab Judah title fight headlining a card from the Barclay's Center in Brooklyn, New York, also featuring Peter Quillin defending his strap against Fernando Guerrero, while also showcasing from the other...
Full results from Brooklyn, NY
Danny Garcia def. Zab Judah via UD (115-112,114-112,116-111)
Peter Quillin def. Fernando Guerrero via TKO in R7 (1:30)
Daniel Jacobs def. Keenan Collins via KO in R4
Luis Collazo def. Miguel Callist via TKO in R5
Eddie Gomez def. Luis Hernandez via UD (80-70, 80-70, 80-71)