By Jim Dower: Fighting for the first time in three years, former two division world champion Zab “Super” Judah (43-9, 30 KOs) totally obliterated an over-matched journeyman Jorge Luis Munguia (12-8, 4 KOs) by a 2nd round TKO on Saturday night at the Sun National Bank Center arena in Trenton, New Jersey.
The 39-year-old Judah peppered Munguia with power shots in the 2nd round in switching angles from his shots repeatedly until dropping him with a left to the head. Munguia fell down on his backside, and the fight was then halted.
By Jim Dower: After nearly four years out of the ring, Zab Judah will be fighting this month against journeyman Jorge Luis Munguia (13-7, 5 KOs) in a scheduled 10 round bout on January 21 at the Sun National Bank Center in Trenton, New Jersey. The fight will take place in the 140lb division.
Judah, 39, hasn’t fought since losing a 12 round unanimous decision to Paulie Malignaggi in December 2013. The loss was Judah’s second straight defeat and his third in his last four fights.
By Brendan Taylor: DeMarcus “Chop Chop” Corley (44-27-1, 26 KO’s) has had a career which has seen him fight in 15 countries across the globe. The height of that career took place in the early part of the 2000’s as he picked up the WBO super lightweight title and would later pick up a quality victory over the hard punching Randall Bailey. Following his win against Bailey he took on Zab Judah and lost a competitive split decision to Judah back in 2003.
Both fighters have reached the point of “Father time” in their career and only Corley has remained active through the years. Judah’s last fight was a unanimous decision loss from Paulie Malignaggi back in 2013. Despite the long layoff, Judah has tried returning to the ring on numerous occasions only to have his fights cancelled. So with all that being taken into account, understand that Judah needs to shake off some ring rust.
Yesterday in an interview I did with DeMarcus Corley he expressed to me his desire to not just continue his fighting career, but to also make a rematch with Zab Judah happen. Through out the course of our conversation he details a sparring session that took place last year in Las Vegas between himself and Zab.”I put it on Zab for 2 rounds, all he gave me was 2 rounds” said Corley.