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article imageBoxer awakes from coma after fight

By Owen Weldon     Jun 17, 2013 in Sports
On Friday night, female super featherweight boxer Frida Wallberg, from Sweden, had to go in for surgery after suffering from a serious head injury in a 10-round world championship title fight against Diana Prazak, from Australia.
According to The Local, Wallberg was put into a medically induced coma, which she woke up from on Sunday.
According to Women Boxing, the fight was stopped in the eight round via TKO. Wallberg was placed on a stretcher after the fight and taken out of the ring, and had to undergo surgery for a severe brain hemorrhage.
According to Bloody Elbow, Wallberg's boyfriend said that it is likely that she would spend a few more days in the hospital.
Wallberg's boyfriend also posted an update, at her request, saying that she was ok and she didn't want anyone to worry about her.
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