| Boxing's Shannan Taylor is Dead or Still fighting for his Life say Multi Reports - Drug Overdose
By Johnny Benz, Doghouse Boxing (Nov 28, 2011) Doghouse Boxing
By Johnny Benz, Doghouse Boxing - According to conflicting reports coming off the wire, Australian Boxer
Shannan Taylor is either in the hospital fighting for his life or has
been taken off life support (and died) following a drug overdose. It
looks however that Taylor thankfully is still alive, but in critical
condition as of Monday. This was confirmed in Australian media through a
The spokesperson for
Wollongong Hospital told ninemsn (an Australian based publication) that
Taylor was admitted Monday morning and is still receiving medical care.
The spokesperson confirmed that Taylor lies in critical condition.
other Reports by the media, Barry Michael (an Australian Boxing legend
and close friend to Taylor), called a Melbourne radio station and
reportedly stated that Taylor's life support was switched off at
10.30am. The media quoted Michael as being "shattered" over the death
of Taylor. Micheal was also quoted as saying he had been in contact with
Taylor "every couple of days".
Taylor has admitted to having serious drug problems in the past. It is not known what drug he overdosed on at this time.
Mundine who fought and defeated Taylor on points (2009) posted on his
twitter page: "I just heard about Shannon (sic) Taylor!!! DRUGS is
killing alot (sic) of people...rest in peace my man! He was a good guy!"
hopes and prayers go out to Taylor. I truly hope the reports of his
death are wrong, and I feel the Hospital reports are more accurate. If you believe in the power of prayer, I hope you join me in taking some time out to pray for Taylor.
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