AS this country is embroiled in a war in Iraq, and with all of its appalling consequences, it’s wrong to liken a simple prize fight at New York City’s Madison Square Garden to the real thing.
But I don’t know what else to call the lacerated lips, swollen-shut eyes, mashed knuckles, jarred brains and battered livers 20,658 people witnessed for a little over 10 rounds, as WBA welter champ Miguel Cotto remained unbeaten – now 30-0 (25) – against a shockingly brave Zab Judah.
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