Bart Palaszewski vs. Chris Horodecki
PBP done by: Sherdog
Horodecki lands a good right hand on the back end of a combination in the first exchange. Bart lands a solid left hand. Horodecki throwing lots of leg kicks but Bart answers with one of his own. Round is half over. Horodecki lands a nice punch and kick combination against the ropes. He lands another kick near Palazewski's groin. Horodecki drops Palazewski with a flurry but Bart hops right up. Horodecki taking over near the ned of the round throwing more and landing solid shots in ever exchange. Sherdog scores the first round 10-9 for Horodecki.
Palazewski comes out firing to start the second round, lands a leg kick that is answered with one from Horodecki. Palazewski changes levels, ducking under and double-legging Horodecki to the mat. Palazewski opening up on the ground landing punches in bunches. Bartimus passes in a scramble but Horodecki works back to his feet. Palazewski grabs a front headlock and lands a slew of knees. Horodecki works free and lands another inside leg kick that forces Bart to wince. Palazewski takes control of the round with a plethora of right hands that wobble Horodecki over and over. The undefeated 19-year-old gets staggered three times in the final minute and a half of the round. A rejuvinated Palazewski waves to the crowd on his way back to the corner after taking the round 10-9 on the Sherdog.com score card.
Horodecki, swollen under his right eye lands a good leg kick and secures double underhooks against the ropes. Bartimus powers out and the fighters return to the middle of the ring. Palazewski shoots but Horodecki rolls to the side and the fighters return to the feet. Horodecki tries to answer Palazewski's power with multiple shots. The fighters stand and trade for the final minute with Horodecki landing more but Palazewski landing harder. While Bart looks relatively unscathed, Horodecki is swollen under both eyes and has a bloody lip. Sherdog.com scores a razor-thin thrid round for Bart Palazewski. The official scores are 29-28, 29-28 and 28-29 for the winner by split-decision, Chris Horodecki.
(Personal Opinion: I swear these guys would've kept on going until one of them killed the other.. The ref had to pull Horodecki away from Bart.) Official Results:
Match #2| Winner: Chris Horodecki | Loser: Bart Palaszewski | Method: Decision (Split) | Round: 3 | Time: 4:00