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TV Bodybuilder Dies Moments After Celebrity Kickboxing Match Ends

A bodybuilder died minutes after losing his first Muay Thai fight against Singaporean pop act Steven Lim. 

32-year-old Pradip Subramanian suffered a cardiac arrest one hour after the scrap in Marina Bay Sands on Saturday

He died at around 1pm UK time.

His death was confirmed by Asia Fighting Championship, who revealed he was rushed to Singapore General Hospital after being helped out of the ring.

TV Bodybuilder Dies Moments After Celebrity Kickboxing Match Ends pradip fighting 2AFC

AFC said in a statement:

According to the preliminary medical report released by Singapore General Hospital, Mr Pradip Subramanian suffered a cardiac arrest respiratory failure episode which led to his passing.

Tragically Subramanian took the fight on a whim after replacing Singapore Idolcontestant Sylvester Sim at short notice after Sim pulled out due to insurance issues.

Taking to Facebook, 41-year-old opponent Lim posted a tribute message.

TV Bodybuilder Dies Moments After Celebrity Kickboxing Match Ends pradipPradip Subramanian

He wrote: 

Rest in Peace, my really truly respected fearless warrior and fighter and awesome boxing instructor, Pradip Subramanian!!!

Both fighters had signed a pre-match form which acknowledged the risks that could arise following the fight.

Police are investigating his passing as unnatural.

A final medical report is due to be released in 30 to 60 days.

Our thoughts are with Pradip’s family and friends.

Source :

unilad

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