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Posts Tagged: yuri foreman

December 6, 2015 7:36 pm

Rabbi Yuri Foreman Pulls Unanimous Eight-Round Decision Win After Two-Year Hiatus

Former WBA middleweight champion and Brooklynite Yuri Foreman, a recently ordained Orthodox Jewish rabbi, pulled a unanimous eight-round decision comeback win against Washington DC's Lenwood Dozier this weekend. Judges...

November 13, 2013 3:26 pm

Jewish Pugilist Foreman Scores First Round Knockout Win, Continuing Stellar Comeback (VIDEO)

Jewish boxer Yuri Foreman scored a stunning first-round knockout victory Tuesday night at a bout in Hollywood, Florida, continuing a stellar comeback that has seen...

November 7, 2013 4:08 pm

Yuri Foreman’s Road Back to the Ring - Gleason's Gym has been an integral part of Jewish boxer Yuri Foreman's life for more than a decade. It is the place where...

July 25, 2013 3:20 pm

Jewish Boxer Yuri Foreman Wins Third Comeback Fight by Unanimous Decision

Former WBA world junior middleweight champion Yuri Foreman, continued his successful comeback on Wednesday night at the Roseland Ballroom, in  Midtown Manhattan, winning a unanimous...

July 16, 2013 11:52 am

Orthodox Jewish Boxer Dmitriy Salita Featured in Documentary Series, Talks Jewish Roots (VIDEO)

New York-based, Orthodox Jewish boxer Dmitriy Salita is front and center in a new documentary that explores his role as a Jewish athlete. Overshadowed in recent...

June 20, 2013 4:29 pm

Yuri Foreman Film Earns Plaudits at Cannes Film Festival (VIDEO)

A short film highlighting the career of Jewish boxer Yuri Foreman screened at the prestigious Cannes Lion International Festival of Creativity this past week. The Boxer,...

April 5, 2013 12:32 pm

Jewish Boxer Yuri Foreman’s Comeback Advances with Unanimous Decision Win

Jewish boxer Yuri Foreman proved triumphant Thursday night, beating Gundrick King by unanimous decision in a ...

January 24, 2013 9:49 am

Yuri Foreman Wins Comeback Fight After Almost Two Year Hiatus

Famed Orthodox Jewish boxer Yuri Foreman, won his first fight since March 2011 Wednesday night in a six-round shutout match against Brandon Baue at BB King's...

December 31, 2012 7:54 pm

Jewish Boxers Yuri Foreman and Dmitriy Salita Announce 2013 Fights

Two top Jewish boxers have announced fights in the new year. Belarus-born rabbi-to-be Yuri Foreman, a former junior middleweight champion, will return to the...

December 27, 2012 3:01 am

Film Tries to Make Jewish Boxing a Hit Again

These days, the once-proud sport of boxing has fallen on hard times. With so many weight classes and (corrupt) managers, the fighters may make millions—yet...

August 30, 2012 1:41 pm

Algemeiner ‘Editor’s Club’ Hosts Jere Van Dyk, Pays Tribute to Daniel Pearl at Summer Event (PHOTOS)

The Algemeiner Editor's Club hosted famed CBS journalist Jere Van Dyk at its first annual Algemeiner Summer Party hosted by Talent Resources CEO Mike Heller. Van...

August 3, 2012 3:30 pm

On the Rise: Cletus ‘Hebrew Hammer’ Seldin Seeks to Join Historic Jewish Boxing Ranks (VIDEO)

Cletus Seldin, an up and coming Jewish boxer who picked the moniker 'Hebrew Hammer,' has shown great promise since he launched his professional boxing career last year....


Children of Fallen Soldiers Celebrate Mass Bar Mitzvah -- Dozens of orphans of fallen Israeli soldiers, and the son of an American serviceman who died in Afghanistan, celebrated their...


Hillary Clinton Says She No Longer Thinks About Responding to Donald Trump,...

US Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton has said she no longer cares what her Republican rival Donald Trump might say and...


IDF Coed Commandos Step Up Training for Potential ISIS Attack on Israel Fro...

The IDF battalion charged with safeguarding Israel’s border with Egypt has been stepping up its preparation for potential ISIS attacks from...

Middle East

Dozens of ISIS Militants Killed by Egyptian Airstrikes in Sinai

Around 70 Islamic State militants were killed Sunday morning after Egypt's air force struck a number of outposts in the northern Sinai peninsula, according to local reports. Most of the air...