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Former UFC Fighter Tim Hague in ICU with Serious Brain Injury

Former UFC Fighter Tim Hague in ICU with Serious Brain Injury

Tim Hague suffered a brain injury after he was knocked out by opponent and former Edmonton Eskimos player, Adam Braidwood, during a KO Boxing event at the Shaw Conference Centre.

Cody Krahn, a good friend of Hague's, said the fighter underwent emergency surgery to "relieve pressure from his brain bleeding".

A video on YouTube that purports to be of the fight shows Hague lying still on his back on the canvas after taking a punch to his head from Braidwood.

Multiple reports surfaced stating that Hague had passed away Saturday morning, but his sister has since refuted those reports.

A statement from KO Boxing, who put on the match is expected later. We will miss him with so greatly.

Tim Hague, right, chose to swap the UFC cage for a boxing ring The Canadian fighter's friends and family are at his bedside as he fights for his life.

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"He was so strong, a fighter right to the very end". After being evaluated backstage, Hague was transported to the hospital.

Before news of Hauge's death early Sunday afternoon, Edmonton Combative Sports Commission Pat Reid said that a post-fight official review is conducted immediately after each competition.

'Tim is now in a coma.

The 33-year-old Hague, who grew up on a farm in Boyle, Alta., was a former UFC fighter where he was known as "The Thrashing Machine". Hague entered the bout with Braidwood with a 1-2 overall record and was knocked out in December.

He held a career MMA record of 21-13, last competing in July 2016 in a losing effort to Michal Andryszak at Absolute Championship Berkut 41. He went on to lose his next four bouts inside the Octagon, however.

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