An amateur martial arts fighter has died after suffering a brain injury during a match.

Saeideh Aletaha, 26, collapsed during a “Fast And Furious Fight Series” event at the Central Hall venue in Southamptom on Saturday night.

The Iranian product design engineer, who lived in Salisbury, was taken to hospital in a critical condition but died the next day.

Inquiries into her death are ongoing, Hampshire Police said.

Southampton’s Lookborai gym’s shared a post following the tragedy.

It read: “Following the show Saturday we regret to announce that one of our team-mates unfortunately suffered an injury leaving her in a critical condition that she tragically will not recover from.

“Saeideh Aletaha was a lovely character with a beautiful soul. Her dedication to the sport was 110% travelling miles every day just to train.

“She found her place with us just a few months ago but has become a part of the family and will be sorely missed.

“This news comes as a devastating blow to us all at the gym and the whole…

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