HE COLLAPSED BEFORE MAKING PRO BOXING DEBUT
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Mr Shahril Salim, who had been working towards his professional boxing debut for more than a year, was going to use "The Bull" as his nickname for the inaugural match at Marina Bay Sands on Nov 9, 2012.
He collapsed after a training session at Juggernaut Fight Club on Boat Quay on Oct 28, 2012, and was rushed to the hospital for an emergency brain operation.
He remained in a coma until early last year, and was discharged shortly after.
He had been bedridden since.