Australian pro surfer Chris Davidson lost his life on 24 September 2022 after getting into a brawl outside a pub.
Who did Chris Davidson die? What killed Chris?
The pro surfer was punched outside south west rocks country, named after the town south west rocks. As per reports, the time was 11 pm on Saturday when the surfer got into a brawl and was punched, due to which his head collided on the pavement, the paramedics treated Chris after the injury, and then he was rushed to the Kempsey Hospital. Still, unfortunately, he could not be saved and was lost at the hospital.
An attacker is allegedly a 45-year-old man named Grant Coleman. he is the brother of head rugby coach Darren Coleman who coaches the NSW Waratahs.
The police arrested the attacker after 30 mins at 12.40 am. He was charged with assault causing death and is in police custody now.
Life of Chris as a pro surfer and tributes to him:
Chris Davidson was born in Sydney. At the young age of 15 years, the surfer managed to win the 1991 cadet cup, and after four years, he competed in the Rip Curl Pro tournament, one of the most prestigious tournaments in surfing.
Surfing star Chris Davidson dies after being ‘punched outside pub’ in Sydney https://t.co/5mNkq4VBgY
— The Scottish Sun (@ScottishSun) September 26, 2022
At this tournament, Chris defeated the world champion surfer Kelly Salter. Chris was once considered the greatest surfer alive and even got 14th rank in international rankings.
The death of the surfing legend has been shocking for his family, friends, and fans, who are paying their tributes to the surfing legend on social media platforms like Twitter.