Magomed Abdusalamov lost a heavyweight fight against Perez, who was formerly based in Cork, on November 2. Hours later, he was in a coma.
His wife names New York state, the state Athletic Commission and the state Boxing Commission.
The boxer’s wife, Bakanay Abdusalamov, says officials failed to stop a match during which her 32-year-old husband was repeatedly “beaten, bludgeoned, punched and pummelled.’ He suffered a broken jaw, hand and nose. The US Court of Claims notice also states that “improper, untimely and inadequate medical care” contributed to his condition.