Foreman preps for Yankee Stadium bout

The rabbinical student/boxer will balance faith and fighting on June 5 in the Bronx

Updated: June 3, 2010, 6:22 PM ET
By Wallace Matthews | ESPNNewYork.com

NEW YORK -- Yuri Foreman will spend all the daylight hours of June 5 in a state of quiet and restful contemplation.

There will be no telephone calls made or received in his midtown hotel room. The television will be unplugged, the computer will be shut down. The lights will be off. If he needs to go anywhere, it will be on foot -- or, if necessary, on the Trek hybrid road bike he uses to get to and from work every day.

According to Talmudic law, this is how an ...

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