Monday, 20 November 2017

Francisco Ruiz in critical condition following San Salvador bout, Saturday.


El Salvador’s previously unbeaten welterweight Francisco Ruiz 3-1 unfortunately lapsed into unconsciousness following his 8th round knockout loss on Saturday at the Convention centre in El Cifco, San Salvador and has remained on a critical list since being admitted to hospital. Ruiz was knocked unconscious by Ricardo Cortez 4-0-1 at the end of the 8th session, suffering his first loss. Medics at the scene Stretchered the fighter to an awaiting ambulance, where he was rushed to a nearby emergency unit.. Ruiz v Cortez was part of a ‘KO drugs boxing event’ for the Salvadoran Welterweight title.. Francisco Ruiz had only previously boxed 4 round contests.. unfortunately, specialists described Ruiz situation as unfavourable, keep the young fighter in your prayers..