Cotto wins battle of wounded knee

From Foreman's injury of unknown origin to an ignored towel, result not satisfying

Updated: June 6, 2010, 3:52 PM ET
By Wallace Matthews | ESPNNewYork.com

NEW YORK -- This could have been a triumphant homecoming for Miguel Cotto, his opportunity to show New York City, his adopted hometown, that the losses, both in the ring and out, of the past couple of years might have dented him, but had hardly broken him.

And in truth, it is quite possible that he was going on to defeat Yuri Foreman even if his gallant opponent had not slipped and twisted his knee in the seventh round, robbing him of the best part of his game, his fluid mobility.

But ...

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