Szymanski vs Campfort HIGHLIGHTS: July 2, 2016
Jul 04 2016 12:00 AM
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Facing a tough test on national television, 23-year-old Patryk Szymanski stepped in against veteran Wilky Campfort, who challenged for a 154-pound world title in his previous bout.

Using his height advantage and sharp jab, the Polish up-and-comer controlled the early rounds against Campfort, building an early lead.

Campfort shook off the cobwebs a bit in the 5th round, as he began to get through Szymanski's guard. As the action balanced out, a war of words ensued between the two at the end of several rounds during the fight's second half.

Szymanksi was able to fight through fatigue and re-establish control of the fight in the closing rounds, and didn't draw any favor from the fans with a bit of showboating in the fight's closing seconds.

But he had done enough to earn a Unanimous Decision victory (98-92, 99-91 x2).

Szymanski improved to 16-0 (9 KO), and dropped Campfort to 21-3 (12 KO) in the process.