By Anthony Caruso III | Publisher
Combat Sports fighter Tim Hague has died following injuries sustained in Friday’s boxing match. He was 34-years-old.
“It is with incredible sadness, sorrow and heartbreak to report that Tim has passed away today,” his family said in a statement. “He was surrounded by family, listening to his favorite songs. We will miss him with so greatly. We ask for privacy during this difficult time.”
Hague was a fighter in the UFC between 2009 and 2011. He won his first fight, his debut, over Pat Barry with the guillotine choke at UFC 98.
He would then lose his next four fights.
Hague was 21-13 in his MMA — and was knocked out eight-times in his career. He was knocked out four-times in the past 22-months.
As a boxer, he was 1-3 with two knockout losses.