The Danny Garcia vs. Zab Judah 140 lbs title fight has been postponed from its scheduled February 9th date. Rumors have been swirling that Garcia has injured his ribs during sparring in camp, and he and his team are not going to go through with the fight at this time. According to reports, an official announcement will be made on Monday.
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The key word is postponed, as this is still a fight that they will want to put together in the near future. However, with an entire slate of fights already planned for that night on Showtime and Showtime Extreme at the new Barclay's Center in Brooklyn, the event will go on. And there has been talk, at least from Zab himself, that he'll still be fighting against an as-of-yet unknown replacement opponent.
Certainly that makes sense, as Judah, a Brooklyn native, was the main draw for the event. And in an early-year boxing schedule which has been pretty ho-hum and devoid and big fights, it would be disappointing t...