According to a report by the Lansing State Journal, a 35-year-old MMA fighter in Michigan has died following injuries sustained inside the cage.
The bout took place in Port Huron over the weekend. The man, who did not have his name released, was living in Canada but originally from Nigeria.
Following the fight, the man told a trainer he wasn’t feel well and 911 was called shortly there after. Cause and manner of death have yet to be released.
In Michigan, amateur MMA is unregulated in the state.