2010-06-05 Miguel Cotto w rsc 9 Yuri Foreman, Yankee Stadium, Bronx, NYC, New York, USA - WBA

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2010-06-05 Miguel Cotto w rsc 9 Yuri Foreman, Yankee Stadium, Bronx, NYC, New York, USA - WBA. Referee: Arthur Mercante Jr.

On 9 October, Rigoberto Alvarez won the WBA ‘interim’ crown when outpointing Nobuhiro Ishida, the defending champion, over 12 rounds at the Sports Inn, University Campus, Tepic, Nayarit, Mexico. Into 2011, on 5 February, Austin Trout outpointed Alvarez over 12 rounds to win the vacant WBA ‘second tier’ title at the Medrano 67 Coliseum Arena, Guadalajara, Mexico; the loser forfeiting the ‘interim’ belt.