Heavyweight Magomed Abdusalamov Put in an Induced Coma After Brutal Fight


Magomed Abdusalamov

It was one of the best heavyweight fights in a while, but Magomed Abdusalamov suffered some serious injuries in his lost to Mike Perez.

Here are the details via Boxing Scene.

Magomed broke his left hand, broke his nose and he was taken to a local hospital where a small blood clot was discovered on the brain.

Late last night, Magomed’s manager, Boris Grinberg, told BoxingScene the fighter was doing fine after doctors tended to his injuires. But a few hours later the boxer began to complain of bad headaches and was feeling ill. Doctors at Roosevelt Hospital placed him in a self-induced coma to reduce the possibility of any serious complications stemming from the blood clot.

Thoughts and prayers go out to Magomed.