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Zab Judah: Me and Marquez, We Need Each Other

By Mark Vester

IBF junior welterweight champion Zab Judah (41-6, 28KOs) is hoping that Juan Manuel Marquez (52-5, 38KOs) decides to move up in weight to pursue a fourth divisional title. During a recent interview, Marquez expressed his desire to become the first Mexican boxing to win a fourth divisional title. Marquez is trying to land a trilogy date with WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao. If the Pacquiao fight falls through, Marquez is willing to fight Judah.

"I think it's a fight that boxing needs. To have Zab Judah or Marquez fight a regular guy, it would be asburd for boxing. I'm very much looking forward to Marquez taking this challenge. He is a great fighter and I think this is what boxing needs. I think that we need each other. I'm looking forward to fighting a fighter with a great, big name and he's looking forward to being a world champion. With the will of God, it should happen. I'm just happy to be back in this position again," Judah told BoxingScene.com's Ryan Burton.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Pullcounter on 04-25-2011

[quote=ny123;10428971]I like Zab but Marquez doesnt need you at all.[/quote] [FONT=Arial Black][SIZE=3] jmm needs judah's belt to become the first mexican to win titles in 4 different divisions. judah is the weakest champion at 140 lbs[/SIZE][/FONT]

Comment by Pullcounter on 04-25-2011

[quote=BIGPOPPAPUMP;10428959]IBF junior welterweight champion Zab Judah (41-6, 28KOs) is hoping that Juan Manuel Marquez (52-5, 38KOs) decides to move up in weight to pursue a fourth divisional title. During a recent interview, Marquez expressed his desire to become the first…

Comment by Ilov80s on 04-25-2011

I actually agree with Zab here- they need each other. The JMM-Pac fight won't happen. JMM wants money as he knows he is near the end. JMM and Judah is a fight that can sell because Judah still has some…

Comment by BullyBadAss on 04-25-2011

I like the matchup. Id watch it but I think Zab might need Marquez more than Marquez needs him.

Comment by jvsnypes on 04-25-2011

Zab vs Juan is a great fight. I think that Zab is a very good fighter, but Juan is a great fighter. He would break Zab down. Juan is the more disciplined fighter. Plus he's smarter IMO. The 140 division…

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