Found November 03, 2013 on
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.
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Russian heavyweight boxer Magomed Abdusalamov remains in a medically induced coma in a New York City hospital following emergency surgery to remove a blood clot on his brain sustained during Saturday's bout against Mike Perez.
The 32 year-old boxer lost to Perez in 10 rounds and also broke his nose and left hand during the fight.
According to the New York Daily News , Abdusalamov...
NEW YORK, NY - Heavyweight prospect Magomed Abdusalamov is reportedly in stable condition following a medically induced coma after his bout with Mike Perez Saturday night in New York. As reported by BoxingScene.com, after his defeat at the hands of Perez last night at New York’s Madison Square Garden, Abdusalamov sought treatment for a broken nose and hand suffered during the match...
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