Omaha man continues to fight for murdered sisterUPDATED 6:15 PM HST Dec 10, 2013Video Transcript
IT IS A QUESTION NO ONE SHOULD HAVE TO ANSWER. HOW WOULD YOU COPE, IF SOMEONE MURDERED YOUR SIBLING? A MAN WHO LOST HIS SISTER HAS AN UNUSUAL WAY OF CHANNELING HIS GRIEF AND ANGER. ANDREA KRUGER DIED NEAR 167TH AND FORT IN AUGUST.. SHOT TO DEATH ON HER WAY HOME FROM WORK. SHE LEAVES BEHIND A HUSBAND AND THREE CHILDREN... AND A BROTHER, WHO REALLY DOES FIGHT THROUGH THE PAIN. KETV NEWSWATCH SEVEN'S MELISSA FRY REPORTS. ( Ryan Roberts: I don't like to take the easy road, i like to challenge myself im one of those stubborn guys who likes to really push himself (5)) PUSHING PAST áPHYSICAL PAIN IS JUST PART OF THE SPORT. MOVING ON FROM áMOURNING... TAKES áEVERYTHING HE HAS.( Ryan Roberts: you really got a focus.You can't get angered - you gotta control your anger or else you're going to lose.) THE áULTIMATE FIGHT FOR RYAN ROBERTS ...IS áOUTSIDE THE CAGE. A CHALLENGE THAT WON'T áEVER GO AWAY.( Ryan Roberts:every day. Every day is very tough, its very emotional - ) ALL OF THE áGOOD MEMORIES OF HIS SISTER, ANDREA KRUGER ... AND ALL OF THE HEARTACHE...HEARING THE GRUSOME DETAILS IN KRUGER'S MURDER CASE. RYAN ROBERTS IS FIGHTING THROUGH IT ALL. SATURDAY, HE'S GOING AFTER THE BANTAMWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP TITLE AT THE RALSTON ARENA, IN FRONT OF áTHOUSANDS.( Ryan Roberts: the fact that I get to go out and compete in andrea's honor...She was a fan of my fighting - she was there at my last event in VFC rooting me on - one of the few people I could hear inside the cage.)( Ryan Roberts: and uh ..i'm gonna miss that.But I think Saturday night, if i'm down getting my butt kicked, I think i'm going to hear her cheering me on- I hope it gives me the drive to keep fighting.) MELISSA FRY KETV NEWSWATCH SEVEN. ROBERTS SAYS THIS COMPETITION PROVIDES HOPE FOR THOSE LOOKING TO HEAL... HIS OPPONENT...L-C DAVIS OF KANSAS CITY.. LOST HIS BROTHER A FEW MONTHS AGO. SATURDAY'S MATCH STARTS AT SEVEN AT THE RALSTON ARENA. ALL PROCEEDS GO TO ANDREA KRUGER'S MEMORIAL FUND. WE POSTED A LINK ON KETV DOT COM.