7TH BOUT: Yuri Foreman, the New WBA Super Welterweight Champion
By Granville Ampong
Sun, 15 Nov 2009
Ringside Report from the MGM Grand Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada - Yuri Foreman of New York won a hard-fought, unanimous decision over Daniel Santos (32 wins, 3 losses, 23 KOs) in their twelve rounds of boxing for the WBA Super Welterweight Championship.
The judges scored the bout: Robert Hoyle 116-110, Jerry Roth 117-109, Clark Samartino 117-109.
Foreman dominated the early rounds scoring a knockdown in round 2. And thereafter the momentum shifted back and forth with another knockdown in the eleventh.
Foreman remains undefeated and improves to 28 wins, inclusive of 8 knockouts.
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