MOSCOW, 1 Jul — RIA Novosti. Scottish channel STV has published the fragments of the last battle of the boxer Mike Towell, knocked out in the ring and later died in hospital.
In the video you can see how the 25-year-old Towell and his opponent Dale Evans exchanged hard blows.
Boxer Mike Towell is in hospital after a fight against Dale Evans in Glasgow last night. https://t.co/1kvOt5v5Ua pic.twitter.com/YQLaPOPOAq
— STV News (@STVNews) December 30, 2016
Boxers fought for the British championship title in the Welterweight division. In the fifth round, Evans sent a Towell in the knockout. The ring he was carried off on a stretcher. He died in the hospital name of Queen Elizabeth.
Up to the fatal duel Towell held 12 fights, 11 of them won and one finished in a draw.
According to the partner of Towell Chloe Ross, in the last few weeks, the boxer complained of headaches, but for medical care because they did not appeal, writing off all of the stress before the fight.