UFC fighter Josh Samman, comatose since late last week, has died at age 28

By Wade Keller, MMATorch editor

December 19, 2015; Orlando, FL, USA; Josh Samman throws punches against Tamdan McCrory during UFC Fight Night at Amway Center. Mandatory Credit: Reinhold Matay-USA TODAY Sports

UFC fighter Josh Samman has died. He was just 28 years old. He was in a coma since late last week when he was found unresponsive alongside his friend and MMA ring announcer Troy Kirkingburg, who was dead when they were discovered.

Samman debuted in UFC on the 2013 season of The Ultimate Fighter. He went 2-2 in UFC since, with two wins followed by two losses. He had a 12-4 pro record dating back to 2007.

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