We’re talking about unnecessary brain trauma. People admit defeat within the game in every sport. It’s no different than pulling your starters in football or basketball. When you the result is a foregone conclusion there is no longer a reason to put it on the line and risk further damage or injury. Live to fight another day. She lost, she knew it, and her corner shouldn’t have argued with her because now it puts her in the position of looking like a quitter no matter what, and to add insult to injury she now has to go around giving her trainers credit for being irresponsible in order to salvage her reputation as a fighter — see: Sylvia, Schaub, etc.