in the 9th round marking the first boxing match at the New York Yankees' home in almost 35 years. Cotto (35-2) compiled what his trainer called 'the perfect fight,' but triumphed in large part because Foreman (28-1) slipped in the seventh round and limped the rest of the bout. Over 20,000 fans packed Yankee Stadium to bear witness to the first fight card in the Bronx since 1976, when Muhammad Ali defeated Ken Norton at the famed venue

Muhammad Ali - Miguel Cotto beats junior middleweight champ Yuri Foreman Bronx, New York - in the 9th round marking the first boxing match at the New York Yankees' home in almost 35 years. Cotto (35-2) compiled what his trainer called 'the perfect fight,' but triumphed in large part because Foreman (28-1) slipped in the seventh round and limped the rest of the bout. Over 20,000 fans packed Yankee Stadium to bear witness to the first fight card in the Bronx since 1976, when Muhammad Ali defeated Ken Norton at the famed venue Saturday 5th June 2010 (27 Pictures)


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