Fighter Suffers Seizure After Getting KO’d at Russian MMA Event (Video)
Unfortunately, there is not a whole lot of information available regarding this frightening scene from a Russian MMA event, but that doesn’t make the footage any less frightening.
What we do know is that it comes from the Oplot fighting organization, who held an event on Saturday afternoon. During one of the bouts, a fighter was knocked out with a spinning back kick to the head. But rather than lay motionless on the ground, his entire body began to seizure as blood poured from his mouth.
If you think you can stomach it, you can watch the scary incident unfold in the video below. It begins at the 56:48 mark and lasts several minutes:
After watching that, I’m left wondering a few things, like what the heck was the referee thinking when he started dragging the fighter by his legs immediately after the knockout? And don’t they have a stretcher in the building?
But most importantly, did the KO’d fighter survive his seizure? According to UFC Heavyweight fighter Oleksiy Oliynyk, who is the founder of Team Oplot, he did…we think:
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