Sports British Boxer In Coma After Middleweight Fight

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    British boxer in coma after title fight loss
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    LONDON- British middleweight boxer Nick Blackwell remains in an induced coma following his defeat to Chris Eubank Jr. on Saturday.

    The 25-year-old fighter suffered bleeding on the brain after the fight was stopped in the 10th round. The stoppage came after a ringside doctor advised the referee that Blackwell was unable to see through his left eye.

    Nick Blackwell vs Chris Eubank Jr #BlackwellEubankJr Doctor Stoppage DAT LUMP! pic.twitter.com/4fVx9ZZVXO

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    He received medical attention in the ring before being carried out of the venue on a stretcher while being given oxygen.

    British Boxing Board of Control general secretary Robert Smith says Sunday: "He's in intensive care, he's in an induced coma and he is resting and being looked after by the experts.

    "It's a very normal procedure. They put you in a coma to get the swelling to go down. There's no time-scale. Now it's just a matter of waiting and seeing."

    The Guardian reports Blackwell took heavy punishment during most rounds of the domestic title fight.

    Eubank Jr. told reporters afterwards: "I was hitting him with some big shots and the referee saw fit to let the fight go on. Looking back now, maybe he should have stopped it earlier."
     
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    Looks like Drago after Rocky kicked the fuck outta him.
     
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    That's a shame. Not everyone can take a beating Tex Cobb style.

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    These hematomas generally look worse than they really are and they can swell VERY quickly.

    Not saying this one isnt bad but theres been worse.

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    How about that MMA fighter that wrapped a lambo around a light pole in Russia

     
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    :umm:, is he ok?
     
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    The fighter wasn't in the car. The dealership was on route for delivery.
     
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    What?!!

    Are you trying to say that boxing is NOT a safe sport?!
     
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    His dad chris eubank fought at a time when there was an excellent crop of middleweights, benn ,watson,collins . This is actually eerily familiar to what chris eubank did to watson,and afterward his dad was badly affected by it and it affected him in the ring.

    chris eubank