Jesus Galicia Knockout Ends with Oscar Gonzalez ‘El Fantasma’ Dead

February 4, 2014 Updated: July 18, 2015

Jesus Galicia knockout out Oscar Gonzalez in a fight over the weekend, causing a brain injury that ultimately led to Gonzalez’s death.

Gonzales was 23.

He was in the hospital for several days following the Saturday night fight; he passed away on Monday afternoon.

The fight was World Boxing Council’s Latino Silver championship.

The death comes just a few months after another death in Mexican boxing. Francisco “Frankie” Leal died in November after getting knocked out by Raul Hirales.

 

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