UFC legend Randy Couture has said a heart attack he suffered in October could have killed him, with ER staff telling him a short delay in treatment might have proved fatal.
Speaking on Ariel Helwani’s MMA Show (h/t MMA On Point), the 56-year-old gave details of the episode with recent ill health:
Couture suffered the heart attack Oct. 23 after feeling unwell during training in Los Angeles' Unbreakable MMA gym, per TMZ Sports.
In a statement released by Xtreme Couture Management (h/t MMA Fighting) on Oct. 23, the icon explained the procedure he underwent:
Special thanks to the amazing staff at Cedars Sinai Hospital.