Haitian-Canadian boxer Adonis Stevenson in a coma after a brutal knock-out Saturday

Haitian-Canadian boxer Adonis Stevenson fell into a coma after he was brutally knocked-out by his opponent, Ukrainian professional boxer Oleksandr Gvozdyk, who claimed the WBC light heavyweight title Saturday December 01 2018.

PHOTO: Haitian Boxer Adonis Stevenson after a knockout punch from Oleksandr Gvozdyk
PHOTO: Haitian Boxer Adonis Stevenson after a knockout punch from Oleksandr Gvozdyk

Adonis Stevenson's promoter Yvon Michel said on Facebook that Adonis is currently in critical condition in the intensive care unit, at the hospital, following his boxing match.

The 41-year-old Stevenson (29-2-1, 24 KOs) entered the fight as boxing's oldest and longest-reigning champion, cbssports.com] reported, but he left it exhausted and on his back after referee Michael Griffin jumped in to wave off the fight without a count at Centre Videotron in Quebec City.

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