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17-year-old athlete from Kolomna went into a coma after a blow to the jaw, said “the Tape.ru” a source in law enforcement bodies.
According to him, December 5 at about 19:00 during the training of the youth section of Boxing at the stadium “Avangard” held a sparring athletes. During one of the rounds 17-year-old local resident, missed the kick to the jaw, but continued to fight. However, after a few minutes he felt dizzy, and the coach immediately stopped the fight.
“The coach immediately called for an ambulance, but the ambulance arrived the boy was already unconscious. With the diagnosis “brain coma” he was taken to the hospital where doctors discovered he had a massive intracranial hematoma. The boxer was immediately operated on, and now it is in resuscitation in extremely grave condition”, — said the source “ru”.
The police found that the athletes trained in strict accordance with the sport rules. Both fighters were wearing protective helmets, banned strikes do not apply. The young people of the same age with similar backgrounds: they have been Boxing for several years, and this is not the first battle in their career.
The incident is regarded as an unfortunate incident during the classes in sports clubs. Started investigation verification.
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