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'I'm good thanks': British boxer Umar Sadiq says he is recovering well after being 'hospitalised' coughing up blood following crushing stoppage defeat to Fyodor Chudinov in Russia Russian reports claim Umar Sadiq felt ill after his defeat to Fyodor Chudinov  The 32-year-old super middleweight was defeated by technical knockout He was given immediate medical assistance by doctors moments after the fight  An ambulance was called when Sadiq felt ill during a routine doping control Sadiq confirmed he was feeling OK on social media after the crushing loss 

By Kishan Vaghela For Mailonline

Published: 09:31 BST, 12 September 2020 | Updated: 11:27 BST, 12 September 2020

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British boxer Umar Sadiq says he is recovering well after being taken to hospital coughing up blood and requiring oxygen following his defeat to Fyodor Chudinov, according to reports from Russia.

Sadiq reportedly fell ill immediately after his defeat by technical knockout in the fight in Khimki, near Moscow.

And according to Russian outlet TASS, the 32-year-old super middleweight felt disorientated and was given immediate medical assistance by doctors minutes after the fight.

British boxer Umar Sadiq (above) is reportedly in hospital following defeat to Fyodor Chudinov

British boxer Umar Sadiq (above) is reportedly in hospital following defeat to Fyodor Chudinov

Sadiq took some punishment in the corner and was reportedly left coughing up blood

The referee waved the fight off as he failed to stop the barrage of punches from his opponent

The referee waved the fight off as he failed to stop the barrage of punches from his opponent

A video of his stoppage loss shows Sadiq taking an onslaught of punches and failing to

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