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Iranian boxer fined after getting 25 stitches in Khao San bar bottle attack

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An Iranian boxer went to complain to Chana Songkhram police yesterday after he said he was attacked for no reason at a Khao San Road bar on Saturday night.

Iranian boxer fined after getting 25 stitches in Khao San bar bottle attack | News by Samui TimesHe was fined along with staff involved in the brawl.

Behzad Rafigh Doust, 34, who is a Thai boxer, said he had gone to the bar with four other friends at 11pm. When the bar was about to close he went to the toilet but said he found the way blocked by a staff member who claimed he had not had a drink there.

Behzad picked up a bottle that the staff member manged to get from him. He then smacked the staff member in the face breaking a tooth.

A melee ensued in which Behzad was hit with a bottle. This required 25 stitches at Ratchathewi Hospital.

Police told Sanook that they had investigated and fined both the boxer and staff over the incident.

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