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The German comedian Oliver Pocher was a spectator at a big boxing event in Dortmund on Saturday evening. Suddenly, without warning, he was attacked with a violent slap in the face. A video of the incident made the rounds on social media.

1:45 p.m., March 27, 2022


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Boxing match in the Westfalenhalle in Dortmund.  Pictured: Mola Adebesi, Oliver Pocher, Christ
Boxing match in the Westfalenhalle in Dortmund. Pictured: Mola Adebesi, Oliver Pocher, Christ © (c) IMAGO/osnapix (IMAGO/Michael Titgemeyer)

It is in the nature of the sport that punches are dealt in a boxing match. But the physical fights are limited to the boxing ring itself. On Saturday evening, however, a shot outside the ring also caused a great deal of excitement. German comedian Oliver Pocher followed Felix Sturm’s boxing match against István Szili in Dortmund’s Westfalenhalle. Suddenly a man approached and slapped Pocher – without warning – violently. Pocher almost fell off his chair and shortly afterwards fled. At the time of the attack, Pocher was sitting in the front row next to soccer coach Christoph Daum and talking. the Attack was filmed by the attacker’s companion and spread shortly afterwards via Instagram and counts numerous Youtube clicks.

According to German media reports, the attacker is apparently a Bochumer with the stage name Fat Comedy, like
etc Mirror online and picture report. According to the reports, on his Instagram profile, which has since been deactivated, he accused Pocher of supporting people “who claim to have been raped, even though it’s not true”.

This apparently referred to the case of the rapper “Samra”., “against whom the influencer Nika Irani had made allegations of rape”. “Pocher addressed this in a podcast with his wife Amira. Fat Comedy is said to be a close friend of Samra,” it is reported.

Pocher’s wife Amira is shocked

pochers Wife Amira (29), who is currently taking part in the RTL show “Let’s Dance”, reacts on Instagram: “Last night, an unemployed, half-strong, would-be rapper, comedian gave my husband a slap in the face, but a decent one. Filmed and uploaded, of course, sent to people, linked so that one can be seen.”

Pocher’s friend, the singer Pietro Lombardi (29), also spoke up and sharply condemned the attack: “Ridiculous to attack a family man from behind like that… It is and remains a joke what you pulled off,” was his comment below Video.