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Foreman gets unanimous decision to retain junior middleweight title

4/4/2008 - Boxing

NEW YORK -- Undefeated Yuri Foreman won a unanimous 10-round decision over Saul Roman to retain the NABF light middleweight championship Thursday night at Aviator Arena.

Foreman, from Brooklyn, improved to 24-0 and dropped his Mexican opponent to 28-4.

Joshua Clottey, from the Bronx, scored a TKO at the end of the fifth round of a scheduled 10-round bout against Jose Luis Cruz of Santa Ana, Calif.

Clottey improved to 33-2 with 29 KOs. Cruz dropped to 34-3.