Adam Kownacki suffered a serious injury during the fight with Robert Helenius. New information about the boxer’s health was revealed by his manager, who passed on a terrifying diagnosis.
Adam Kownackic at the Saturday gala in Las Vegas, he lost to Robert Helenius for the second time in his career. The referee stopped the fight in the sixth round, canceling the Pole’s hopes for the World Heavyweight Championship fight.
Already in the first round, the 32-year-old took its toll and after heavy blows, the boxer from Łomża developed a strong swelling of the left eye. In the following minutes, the athlete’s injury deepened, due to which the Pole was practically unable to see with one eye.
Adam Kownacki with a serious injury. The boxer’s manager has revealed new information
I haven’t seen anything since the 1st round, I thought the eggs were a bit lower pic.twitter.com/e436dAfv5v
— Adam Kownacki (@AKbabyface) October 10, 2021
Vote on Kownacki’s injury his manager took it. Mike Coppinger revealed in an interview with ESPN television how serious the injury is. – Adam Kownacki suffered a left eye socket fracture in the first round – he said.
Adam Kownacki suffered a left orbital rupture in round 1 of his seventh-round TKO loss to Robert Helenius, heavyweight manager Keith Connolly tells ESPN. Kownacki is at UMC Trauma in Las Vegas #FuryWilder3
— Mike Coppinger (@MikeCoppinger) October 10, 2021
Kownackic until last year he was undefeated in boxing. The competitor has won 20 fights so far, 15 of them by knockout. Twice he had to admit Helenius’ superiority. It is not known whether he wants to end his career due to the recent defeat.
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