“I have always admired Zab's skills and his resume speaks for itself,” said Malignaggi, a native of Bensonhurst. “But this is the 'Battle of Brooklyn' and winning this fight is worth more than any world title.”
Judah vs. Malignaggi is a 12-round welterweight fight taking place on Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York.
The event is promoted by Golden Boy Promotions and supported by Golden Boy Promotions' sponsors Corona and AT&T.
The SHOWTIME telecast begins at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT (delayed on the West Coast) and will be available in Spanish via secondary audio programming (SAP).
In the co-featured bout, Erislandy Lara defends his interim WBA Super Welterweight Championship in a 12-round fight against Austin “No Doubt” Trout. Preliminary fights will air on SHOWTIME EXTREME at 7 p.m. ET/PT (delayed on the West Coast).