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Campbell argues he was head-butted

Updated: August 1, 2009, 11:22 PM ET
Associated Press

RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif. -- Timothy Bradley defended his WBO 140-pound title Saturday night by battering Nate Campbell, whose eye injury forced the fight to be stopped after three rounds.

Bradley (25-0, 12 KOs) rode the energy of his hometown crowd in a dynamic performance, although television replays appeared to show an accidental head-butt opening a cut over Campbell's left eye early in the third.

Campbell's eye also was injured in the round, which he barely survived on his feet.

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