The boxer suspected brain hemorrhage
Defeat by a knockout from Alexander Carnation had serious consequences for the former world champion under version WBC light heavyweight champion Adonis Stevenson.
The duel between Ukrainian and canadian boxer took place in the night of 1 to 2 December in Quebec city (Canada) at the arena Centre Videotron. On the line of battle stood the world title belt by the WBC, the winner of which was Stephenson reports politeka.net.
After losing by knockout hard fight 41-year-old canadian was taken to hospital, where he was put into an artificial coma. Such measures were taken as a precaution because a boxer had a suspected brain hemorrhage, according to Le Journal de Montréal.
According to Yvon Michel, promoter of Stevenson, immediately after the fight his client discussed with him the lose, went to shower, after which his condition worsened — the boxer felt dizziness and nausea. The promoter re-called the doctor, on whose advice the boxer was immediately hospitalized. In the ambulance he lost consciousness.
However, at the moment as Stevenson has changed from critical to stable, according to ESPN, citing Michel.
We will remind that Alexander Gvozdik became the world champion under version WBC light heavyweight title, sending Adonis Stevenson knockout in the 11th round of the fight. However, if not for an early victory of the Ukrainian canadian could save your belt. The fact that at the time of the 11th round of one of the judges was fixed for a draw, one gave a small victory to Stevenson, and one just won the canadian.
I wonder what the bookies believed the Ukrainian favorite of the battle. The victory of Alexander Carnation can be supplied with a factor 1.48. Victory Stevenson was estimated by the ratio of 2.75. And draw 26.