Zab Judah stops Vernon Paris
NEW YORK -- 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.
"My team put in a great game plan for me," Judah said. "I just executed."
When the fight was stopped, Judah was winning on the judges' scorecards by scores of 80-72 and 79-73.
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