Meet Mago, the fighter as soon as referred to as Russian Tyson

Meet Mago, the fighter as soon as referred to as Russian Tyson

Heavyweight boxer suffered devastating injuries in bout against Mike Perez in 2013

Mago is within the room. It is possible to get in.

The man that is big on a hospital sleep together with bare legs scraping its base train. His mind is propped on a pillow that is scarlet the left temple dented, the right side paralysed. Their dark locks is held simply for enough time to conceal the scars.

The sounds that are occasional makes are understood only by their wife, but he nevertheless has that punctuating left hand. The fingers curl and close in slow motion. A thumbs-up greeting.

This will be Magomed Abdusalamov, 34, also called the Russian Tyson, also called Mago. Continue reading