By Press Association Sport Staff
Published: 23:17 BST, 16 October 2019 | Updated: 23:24 BST, 16 October 2019
Boxer Patrick Day has died at the age of 27 after sustaining head injuries in his fight in Chicago on Saturday, promoter Lou DiBella has confirmed.
Day was knocked out in the 10th round of his bout against Charles Conwell, and subsequently underwent brain surgery.
DiBella said in a statement on his website: 'Patrick Day passed away today, succumbing to the traumatic brain injury he suffered in his fight this past Saturday, October 12, at the Wintrust Arena in Chicago, IL.
Patrick Day (left) has tragically died after sustaining head injuries in his fight on Saturday
Day was taken to