OXON HILL, Md. — Boxer Maxim Dadashev has died from his injuries after collapsing outside the ring during a Friday night match, ESPN is reporting.
Dadashev, 28, previously underwent a two-hour surgery at a Maryland hospital for swelling on his brain after the collapse.
Dadashev collapsed after a loss to undefeated Subriel Matias in their 140-pound bout at the Theater at MGM National Harbor in Oxon Hill. Trainor James McGirt stopped the fight before the 12th-round bell.
Dadashev was 13-1 as a professional boxer.