Sunday, 13 October 2019
27-Year-Old American boxer, Patrick Day in a coma after a brutal Match
American boxer Patrick Day, 27, was hospitalized after suffering a brutal knockout in a fight with the late Charles Conwell, 21, in a super-welterweight bout in Chicago on Sunday. Saturday, October 12th.
According to ESPN, Patrick Day has undergone emergency brain surgery and is currently in the intensive care unit after a seizure that he suffered after being stunned.
Sports boxing expert Mike Coppinger tweeted at the time that "Day was unconscious after his head fell on the carpet," adding Chris Mannix of DAZN said "an oxygen mask had been applied to his departure. the] ring on a stretcher. "A breathing tube was used at the hospital.
Matchroom Boxing, the organizer of the event, said Day had been "taken directly to the hospital".
After the fight, Conwell, who dropped Day in the fourth and eighth rounds and knocked him out with a huge left hook in the tenth round, told IFL TV;
"I give my blessings and concerns to him and his team, I hope he's well, I know he's a great person."
It was also learned that the fight was on the billboard for the defense of the world lightweight boxing title of the World Boxing Association of Russia Dmitry Bivol against Lenin Castillo.