The wife of Marvin hagler, Kay Guarrera, clarified that the legendary boxer did not die as a result of an adverse reaction to the COVID-19 as it was commented.
It was through a statement issued on the verified page of Facebook of Marvin hagler, where his wife cleared up the rumor on Monday.
“I was the only person close to him in his last minute, and I am the only person who knows how things happened, even his family does not know all the details and I do not accept reading stupid comments without knowing what really happened. It is certain that the vaccine did not cause his death. My baby left in peace, with his usual smile and now is not the time to talk nonsense ”.
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Posted by Marvelous Marvin Hagler FAN CLUB on Monday, March 15, 2021
Tommy Hearns, the origin of the rumor
And it is that he was also legendary Tommy hearns, former rival of Hagler, who published on Saturday, March 13, a photo of Hagler in which he asked for their support to pray for the health of Marvin. There, Hearns assured that Marvin Hagler He was in poor health, in intensive care, due to a reaction to the vaccine.
“A true warrior,” he wrote Hearns. “A prayer for the king and his family. He is in the hospital battling the effects of the vaccine. It will be fine, but we could use the positive energy and pray for his speedy recovery. “
Marvin hagler He passed away on Saturday March 13 at the age of 66. In his boxing career he finished 62-3-2 and was a middleweight champion.
On April 6, 1987 he retired at the age of 32 when he fell against Sugar ray leonard By decision divided by cards of 118-110, 115-113 and 113-115.