Boxer dies in hospital four days after fight
Boxer Patrick Day has died four days after sustaining a traumatic brain injury during his bout with Charles Conwell in Chicago. Day, who was
27, was knocked out in the 10th round during his superwelterweight fight with Conwell and was rushed to hospital after being carried out of the ring on a stretcher. The American had been in a coma for four days following emergency brain surgery at Northwestern Memorial Hospital, but was unable to recover. Before turning professional, Day was a decorated amateur who won two nationals titles. He turned pro in 2013 and won 17 of his 22 fights, with four defeats and one draw.