Taurai Zimunya, 24-year-old boxer, dies after fatal KO in fight.


  • The brutal fight ended the athlete’s life
  • The judge did not stop the fight and now it ended in tragedy
  • They report how the young boxer died

Boxer Taurai Zimunya dies at the age of 24 after a brutal fight. One day after the Canelo vs. Caleb Plant fight, sad news is released. The young professional fighter died after the brutal encounter that took place in Zimbabwe on Sunday. He collapsed to the ground after the intense professional super bantamweight fight. They report that he died, according to Infobae.

In recent days, the betting houses in Las Vegas have increased their confidence in the Mexican Saúl “Canelo” Álvarez, who went from being a favorite by 7 to 1, to having an advantage of 10 to 1. In other words, the tapatío is The predictions for the fight between two world champions, who will light up the MGM Grand Hotel & Casino tomorrow night, are taking “off the street”, says Agencia Reforma, but the death of the boxer Taurai Zimunya caused great indignation in the world of this sport. The 24-year-old man died after falling to the ground and suffering a brain hemorrhage.

This is how boxer Taurai Zimunya dies

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“Yes, (‘Canelo’) is a very favorite, but anything can happen in boxing,” commented Mark, an employee of the sportsbook at the host hotel. ” The young 24-year-old boxer who died after falling to the ground and suffering a brain hemorrhage, causes ‘questions’ before the fight of “Canelo”. The controversy arose because before the ring fell, that fighter was ‘defenseless’ before the ‘rain’ of blows from his rival, without the referee, intervened, provoking a series of criticisms.

The users ‘exploded’ in fury because they considered that the judge should have acted much faster to stop the fight and avoid the death of the boxer Taurai Zimunya, only 24 years old. The meeting took place in the city of Harare in front of the boxer Tinashe Majoni, according to the Infobae report. The young boxer received a series of blows to the head before being knocked out in the ring. Zimunya still had three rounds ahead of him, however he was unable to finish them. The criticisms are for him referee, since he did not stop the fight despite seeing that the boxer was not standing and had been left defenseless, according to the aforementioned media.

Video shows the final fight of boxer Taurai Zimunya

Video shows the final fight of boxer Taurai Zimunya
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A video distributed on social networks shows the brutal encounter between the two boxers. The short recording of just under 30 seconds shows Zimunya against the ropes, receiving the powerful blows of his opponents in an arena full of people who shout at the meeting.

At first, you can see how the boxer avoids some blows, but as soon as he receives one on the head, you can see how clearly he loses concentration and continues to receive blows from his opponent. The video also shows how he loses his balance and tries to cover with his arms before Tinashe Majoni’s blows.

Young boxer dies and the reason for death is revealed

They reveal the reason for the death of the young boxer
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Obviously knocked out, the young boxer falls into the ring amid the astonishment and screams of the attendees. His rival gives him the final blow that sends him to the canvas, leaving his head on the ropes. That is when the referee, comes closer, and finally the ‘hell’ of the young boxer Taurai Zimunya stops.

On the ground, a member of his team throws in the towel in surrender and immediately goes to the ring to where Zimunya was, according to the quoted media. However, a day after this fatal encounter, the young boxer died of a brain hemorrhage. Becoming the first boxer in his country to die in this way.

They bury him and reveal how they treated him after falling in the ring

They bury him and reveal how they treated him after falling in the ring
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The Zimbabwe National Boxing and Wrestling Control Board has not announced plans for an investigation according to Infobae. Lawrence Zimbudzana, secretary general of this body stated: “For now we will focus on the burial, and then we will sit down and see the problems”, to BBC Sport Africa.

The young athlete’s farewell took place last Wednesday. The Zimbabwe National Boxing and Wrestling Control Board said medical protocols were followed and ensured that Zimunya received emergency medical assistance in the ring, before being transferred to the hospital where he died.

This is how young boxer Taurai Zimunya dies and remains on video

This is how young boxer Taurai Zimunya died
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The man arrived at the hospital but did not regain consciousness, and the regrettable news of his death was later confirmed. Sources cited by Infobae, point out that the boxer died of a brain hemorrhage. This unfortunate event has placed the box of that country in the center of the spotlight.

TO WATCH THE VIDEO GIVE CLICK HERE. This intense sport is never exempt from tragedies, and it is that, recently, the death of boxer Justin Thornton was reported at the age of 38 after a knockout that Dillon Cleckler gave him in a fight that took place on August 20. The blow left him partially paralyzed, according to reports.

Boxer Justin Thornton dies at 38

Boxer Justin Thornton dies at 38
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He was immediately taken to the hospital, where he remained for more than a month until the day of his death. According to reports from The Sun, this veteran competitor was knocked out by a powerful right hook in the opening seconds of the first inning. Thornton fell right in the middle of the ring before the astonished gaze of those present.

“This morning we were very saddened to be notified of the passing of one of our fighters, Justin Thornton, who competed at BKFC 20 on August 20, 2021,” BKFC President Dave Feldman said in a statement.

Boxer Justin Thornton was connected to a fan

Boxer Justin Thornton was connected to a fan
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In this same message, condolences were expressed for the family and loved ones of Justin Thornton, who died weeks after being knocked out by Dillon Cleckler: “We join the rest of the combat sports community.”

After it became known that boxer Justin Thornton was partially paralyzed, it was reported that he was connected to a ventilator for several weeks. To make matters worse, he suffered an infection from a spinal cord injury.

Terrible images

Terrible images
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During his MMA career, Thornton competed in various regional promotions and had a 6-18 record. He competed with Chase Sherman, Walt Harris, Michael Lombardo, and Austen Lane, among others. Upon being hospitalized, a GoFundMe account had been opened.

Through different Twitter accounts, the first seconds of the fight between Justin Thornton and Dillon Cleckler are shown, where unfortunately, the 38-year-old boxer lost his life after suffering a powerful blow from his adversary.

Dominican boxer hospitalized after brutal knockout

Dominican boxer hospitalized after brutal knockout
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“Whichever athletic commission allowed this fight to occur will likely face a lawsuit in his death. At least I hope so “,” So we only saw the murder “, you can read in some comments (TO WATCH THE VIDEO CLICK HERE).

Horror! Dominican boxer Lenin Castillo was taken out of the ring on a stretcher and hospitalized after suffering a brutal knockout at the hands of Britain’s Callum Smith on Saturday, September 25, according to information from the AP agency.

He convulsed when he fell to the canvas

He convulsed when he fell to the canvas
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Promoter Eddie Hearn said Castillo, 33, “reacted” to the treatment of medical personnel in the Tottenham Hotspur stadium ring. The fight was one of the preliminaries of the world heavyweight title fight in which Briton Anthony Joshua was dethroned by Ukrainian Oleksandr Usyk.

Boxer Lenin Castillo’s legs were cramped, apparently from a seizure when he fell to the mat after taking a heavy impact and referee Bob Williams immediately declared the fight over in the second round.





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