The widow of the late Russian boxer Maxim Dadashev Elizaveta Apushkin commented on his death. She said this in an interview with CBS Sports.
"I am deeply saddened to confirm the death of my husband, Maxim Dadashev. He was a very kind man who fought to the end. I want to thank everyone who has loved Maxim for the last days, "said the television station.
Apushka added that she would raise her son to become a big man and his father. Boxing widow also demanded respect for her privacy at a difficult moment. My Love! For ever you are in my heart, the soul is torn from pain without you! This is the hardest time in our family, "she wrote in her Instagram account of her late husband.
Dadashev's death became known on July 23rd. He died in an American hospital. His friend said that a 28-year-old boxer can not tolerate the heart.
The Athlete was hospitalized after losing the battle with Sabriel Matias, which took place on July 20. The fight stopped in the 11th round on the initiative of the Russian coach. Boxer was operated and part of the skull removed. After a certain time, he was placed in a medical coma.
Dadashev debuted in professional boxing in 2016. He never lost to the fight against Mathias, having won 13 victories in a row.