2022 National Sports Festival: Tears As Boxer Slumps, Dies During Match
A boxer identified as Chukwuemeka Igboanugo has repeatedly died at the ongoing National Sports Festival in Asaba, Delta State.
Chukwuemeka Igboanugo was one of the representatives of Imo State in the 2022 National Sports Festival.
He was reportedly declared dead after losing a fight by knockout to his contender from Anambra State in the 86 kg category.
According to eyewitness accounts, the boxer was h!t in the chin during the fight and failed to get up, leading the referee to announce the fight in favour of his Anambra contender.