Saturday morning the body of Canadian former welterweight world champion boxer Arturo “Thunder” Gatti, 37, was a found dead in his room at a Brazilian resort. Police say he was strangled to death with the strap of a purse and had also suffered a head injury. Brazilian police have charged Gatti’s wife, Amanda Rodrigues, 23, of Brazil, with murder. The couple were vacationing in the country with their 1-year-old son.
"Thunder" Gatti dead in Brazil; wife is charged
Canadian boxer was on vacation with his family when he was strangled to death