Turkish-born German boxer Musa Yamak died after elapsing before the start of the third round of a fight in Bavaria on Saturday.
Several German and international media outlets quoted by the specialist website BoxingScene reported that Yamak suddenly fell to the ground and could not stand up. Dies after a fight occurred Saturday in Germany.
TRT Deutsch, a branch of the Turkish Radio and Television Corporation in Germany, said Yamak may have suffered a heart attack during the clash.
The 38-year-old athlete was pronounced dead in hospital. Police authorities had to calm down supporters who had gathered there to go to Yamak’s bedside.
Yamak had started his professional career in 2017 and was undefeated in 8 fights before Saturday.