Yuri Foreman

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Birthday
5, 1980
Birthplace
Belarus
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
5, 1980 (age 39)
Birthplace
Belarus

About

Belarusian-born World Boxing Association Super Welterweight Champion who was a 2011 Golden Gloves winner.

Before Fame

He won three national championships as an amateur in Israel.

Trivia

After retirement, he studied at a Brooklyn yeshiva in preparation for becoming a rabbi.

Family Life

He married Leyla Leidecker in 2004.

Associated With

His 2010 fight against Miguel Cotto was the first fight at Yankee Stadium since 1976.