Bookmark Website  | Free Registration  | The Team

Boxing Champions |  Boxing Schedule |  Boxing Video  |  Boxing History   |  Pound For Pound  | The Wire |  Audio  |  Arcade
Adamek: If Steve Cunningham Wants a War, Im Ready - Boxing News
BoxingScene Archive
 Boxing Articles
 Boxing Interviews
 Breaking News
 Boxing Press Releases
 Boxing Results
 World Boxing News
Follow BoxingScene
Search BoxingScene

>>>Advanced Search<<<
 Register A Free Account
 Account Login
 Boxing Schedule
 Boxing Champions
 Boxing Downloads
 Boxing Forums
 Boxing News Wire
 Boxing Photos
 Boxing History
 Boxer Search
 Fantasy Betting
 Fitness and Health  
 Free Homepage
 Mixed Martial Arts
 Pound For Pound
 Upcoming Fight Archive

 Last update:  12/22/2012       Read more by David P. Greisman         
Adamek: If Steve Cunningham Wants a War, Im Ready
Share Click Here To Email Printable version Search BoxingScene Database 

by David P. Greisman

Former cruiserweight champion and light heavyweight titleholder Tomasz Adamek spoke with shortly after weighing in for his rematch against Steve Cunningham.

Four years ago, their first fight took place in the cruiserweight division, with Adamek knocking Cunningham down three times and winning via split decision. Now both boxers are heavyweights Cunningham checked in at 203.5 pounds, Adamek at 223. What do you expect to be different this second time around, as compared to the first fight?

Adamek: You know, Im a different fighter. Roger Bloodworth, three years, is my coach. My style is different, and Im a better fighter than I was. What do you expect from Cunningham?

Adamek: Well see tomorrow. Well see what he brings to the ring. I think hes ready and wants to win. I want to win, too. It should be a good fight. What do you think about him coming in so much lighter than you?

Adamek: You know, this is the heavyweights. Over 200 is the heavyweights. Well see. I think hell move quickly because I dont think he wants to stand in front of me and go punch for punch, because I hurt him. I wish for us to make a good fight for fans. Do you want another war?

Adamek: Im ready. If he wants a war, Im ready. What do you think about fighting on national TV in front of everybody?

Adamek: Im happy, all the United States fans can watch me live on NBC. The last fight somebody told me was 20 years ago. Im very happy. Any predictions for the fight?

Adamek: Tomasz wins the fight. This is my dream, and I want to be the champion at heavyweight. Who do you want after this?

Adamek: Well see. Tomorrows fight, and after this fight well be looking at another fight.

David P. Greisman is a member of the Boxing Writers Association of America. Follow David on Twitter @fightingwords2 or send questions/comments via email at

Tags: Tomasz Adamek , Steve Cunningham , Adamek-Cunningham Rematch , Adamek vs Cunningham Rematch


 User Comments and Feedback (must register to comment)

comment by King_, on 12-22-2012
[QUOTE=Lovci]2 and a half hours. 1PT/4ET on NBC. NETWORK TV!!![/QUOTE] Thank you sir.

comment by Mr. Philadel, on 12-22-2012
man I'm stoked!!!!! :dance:

comment by mathed, on 12-22-2012
It sucks I have a Christmas party to go to but I have my DVR set to record this event and I'm going to check it out before NFL comes on at 8:30. Glad to see boxing back on the networks again.

comment by Da Machine, on 12-22-2012
[QUOTE=King-]Anybody know what time this card starts?[/QUOTE] 2 and a half hours. 1PT/4ET on NBC. NETWORK TV!!!

comment by King_, on 12-22-2012
Anybody know what time this card starts?

Post A Comment/View More User Comments (5) 

 Top Headlines
 MMA Headlines
 Related Articles
  De La Hoya Denies Verbal Deal W...
  Donnie Nietes Going Through Tou...
  Details Remain Cryptic Surround...
  Abraham-Smith: Masternak Aims T...
  Tommy Coyle is Eager To Trade P...
  Mayweather, Ellerbe United at H...
  Kellie "Frank" Maloney Contempl...
  Bradley-Chaves Event Date Appro...
  Abraham-Smith: Robert Byrd Name...
  Fury-Chisora II: Gavin-Skeete A...

 Latest Active Forum Threads
Latest Active Threads



Privacy Policy - Submit News - Feedback - Site Map - Advertise with Us

Copyright 2003-2014 BoxingScene LLC. All rights reserved.