Former UFC Fighter Tim Hague Has Died Following KO Loss in Boxing Match (Updated)

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Update: Tim Hague has passed away due to the injuries sustained in his boxing bout against Adam Braidwood. Below is a quote from Jackie Neil, Hague’s sister via Facebook:

“It is with incredible sadness, sorrow and heartbreak to report that Tim has passed away today. He was surrounded by family, listening to his favorite songs. We will miss him with so greatly.”

Below is the original story:

Tim Hague is currently in the hospital and his condition is critical.

The former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight competed in a boxing bout against Adam Braidwood last night (June 16). Braidwood earned a devastating knockout victory.

Cody Krahn, a good friend of Hague’s, said the fighter underwent emergency surgery to “relieve pressure from his brain bleeding.”

Reports of Hague’s death proved to be premature as his sister said he is currently in critical condition. We’ll continue to update the story as concrete details are released. MMA News sends our thoughts and prayers to Hague and his family.