Sportswoman from New Zealand Lucy Brown died after receiving a blow during the training – reports the news site MyMMANews.

During the sparring Lucy received a blow to the head, after which she felt unwell. The athlete stopped the training to drink, but then she suddenly got dizzy. 31-year-old Brown was taken to hospital by plane, the condition of the sportswoman was assessed as critical. After that, Lucy spent a few days in the hospital, connected to the life support system, but doctors didn’t manage save the life of the young athlete. Lucy Brown died on August 22.

Previously Brown suffered from the cancer. She got involved in boxing after a wonderful recovery, when she took part in a charity Boxing match. At the championship “Golden glove” in Australia Brown even managed to take the second place.