02.02.05 - Photo: TOM CASINO / SHOWTIME: Undisputed welterweight champion Cory Spinks works the mitts during a workout Wednesday in St. Louis. Spinks defends his titles against former two-time 140-pound world champion Zab Judah Saturday on SHOWTIME. SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING will come out with both fists blazing on Feb. 5 when its first telecast of 2005 features a grudge rematch between WBA/WBC/IBF Welterweight Champion Cory Spinks and former two-time world champion Zab Judah. In a sensational co-feature, two boxers ranked in the top 10 in each of boxing’s four major governing bodies will square off when Monte Barrett faces undefeated Owen Beck in a 12-round heavyweight elimination bout. SHOWTIME will televise the doubleheader at 9 p.m. ET/PT (delayed on West Coast)..
Photos: TOM CASINO/SHOWTIME: Heavyweight Owen "What The Heck" Beck gets his hands wrapped before a workout Wednesday, while Zab "Super" Judah hits the mitts during his training session Wednesday in St. Louis. In the first true world title fight of the year, Judah faces undisputed welterweight champion Cory "The Next" Generation Spinks in Saturday's main event on SHOWTIME (9 p.m. ET/PT, delayed on West Coast). In the co-feature, Beck meets Monte "Two Gunz" Barrett in a 12-round heavyweight elimination bout.