Cloutier’s Canada Corner
Zapata Has Passed At The Sacré Coeur Hospital
By Daniel Cloutier
MONTRÉAL - The Sacré Coeur Hospital authorities in Montréal
confirmed that the Mexican female boxer Jeannette Zacarias
Zapata died in her bed yesterday. Zapata was transported to
the Sacré Coeur Hospital after her loss by TKO against the
Montrealer Marie-Pier Houle, last Saturday at Jarry Park in
Montréal. She left the stadium on a stretcher.
The Sacré Coeur Hospital authorities confirmed that Zapata
was in a coma. Houle said: “I am extremely sad. After the
bout, I did not expect that Zapata would die.
Houle a pro record of 4-0-1, and Zapata finished her career
with a record of 2-4-0.
Zapata, who died at 18 years old was living in the city of
We can only imagine how her family is feeling today.