Magomed Abdusalamov out of coma

Updated: December 9, 2013, 11:41 PM ET
By Dan Rafael | ESPN.com

Injured heavyweight Magomed Abdusalamov has been taken out of a medically induced coma and is in good enough condition that he will be moved out of intensive care and into a regular hospital room, promoter Nathan Lewkowicz told ESPN.com on Monday night.

Abdusalamov suffered a serious brain injury during a brutal, 10-round decision loss to Mike Perez on Nov. 2 in an HBO-televised fight at the Theater at Madison Square Garden in New York. Within a couple of hours of the fight, the 32-year-old ...

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