News | Oct 17 2019

Patrick Day dies at the age of 27, four days after being knocked out in a boxing ring

Patrick Day dies from injuries suffered during loss to Charles Conwell and Lou DiBella insists it must be a 'call to action'
Patrick Day

Patrick Day has died at the age of 27, four days after being knocked out in the 10th round of a super-welterweight bout in Chicago.

Following the loss to Charles Conwell, at the Wintrust Arena on the undercard of the heavyweight bout between Oleksandr Usyk and Chazz Witherspoon, Day was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital.

Day was dropped twice during the fateful bout before a left hook knocked him out in the final round.