Originally posted on The Other Paper  |  Last updated 7/25/13
Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson has his sights set on moving into the sport of boxing as a promoter and on Wednesday night the rapper's SMS Promotions teamed up with DiBella Entertainment to stage the latest edition of New York City's longest boxing series — Broadway Boxing at midtown Manhattan's famed Roseland Ballroom. SMS Promotions is planning to partner with DiBella for future fight nights. 50 Cent and one of his fighters Emanuel DeJesus (6-0, 4 KOS) who won a unanimous decision against Khalik Meminger In the featured bout, returning former world junior middleweight champion Yuri Foreman (31-2, 8 KOs) outpointed Jamaal Davis (14-10-1, 6 KOs) in a lop-sided eight-round junior middleweight match-up. Foreman, the Belarus-born Israel native, held the WBA championship belt after losing the title in 2010 to Miguel Cotto, suffering a knee injury in the bout. After a two-year hiatus, Foreman is on the comeback trail after earlier success in his career showed promise. Yuri Foreman continued
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