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Andrzej Fonfara earns 9th-round KO

Updated: August 17, 2013, 3:28 AM ET
By Jason Langendorf | ESPN.com

CHICAGO -- In one of arguably the biggest nights in Chicago boxing in decades, the local kid made good.

Andrzej Fonfara, seemingly fading and beginning to slip on the scorecards in a tight battle with Gabriel Campillo, landed a surprise body-shot knockout in the ninth round before an estimated crowd of 8,231 Friday in a light heavyweight title eliminator at U.S. Cellular Field.

Twenty-four-year-old Fonfara (24-2, 14 KOs) -- a Polish-born Chicago resident headlining the first major ...

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