Originally written on Pro Boxing Fans  |  Last updated 9/27/14
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On Wednesday, January 23, former junior middleweight world champion Yuri Foreman (28-2, 8KO's) will return to the ring for the first time in nearly two years when he takes on Brandon Baue (12-8, 10KO's) in a special attraction six-round feature bout at BB King Blues club in New York City.  The card is promoted by DiBella Entertainment (DBE) and will feature a number of DBE's top up-and-coming prospects, including unbeatens Lamar Russ (11-0, 7KO's), Luis Rosa (11-0, 6KO's) and Delen Parsley (9-0, 2KO's). A complete list of bouts will be announced shortly. The Belarusian-born Israeli Foreman, who has been living and training in Brooklyn since 1999, is studying to become a Rabbi in addition to competing as a professional boxer.  Foreman won the WBA junior middleweight championship by pitching a dominant 12-round unanimous decision over Daniel Santos in November 2009. By winning the title, Foreman became the first Jewish world champion in 71 years, since Barney Ross lost ...
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