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Photos/Weights: Klitschko 242.5-Pounds, Adamek 216

By Luke Furman

The weights are in for Saturday's huge heavyweight fight at the soccer stadium in Wroclaw, Poland. Over 42,000 fans are pumped and ready, as WBC world heavyweight champion Vitali Klitschko (42-2, 39 KOs) will defend his title against mandatory challenger Tomasz Adamek (44-1, 28 KOs). Vitali weighed 110 kilograms [242.5-pounds], while the challenger Adamek was 98 kilograms [216-pounds].

 

Luke Furman covers the boxing scene for bokser.org

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by BrooklynBomber on 09-10-2011

[QUOTE=uglypug;11112239]but marciano had bricks for fists. . . adamek doesn't. adamek is more skilled technically, but so is vitali.[/QUOTE] Marciano was knocking out lightheavies and cruiserweights. So did adamek. Some of the best cruisers and lightheavies of today at least…

Comment by Sadistic on 09-10-2011

Only a few hours to go

Comment by Leohappy on 09-10-2011

[QUOTE=NEELZ;11112443] I think Adamek is clearly quicker and more coordinated, but Vitali is in supreme condition and that does go a long way.[/QUOTE]adamek is not fighting a fat slob, so the speed advantage won't be that important. vitali is bigger,…

Comment by Uturn on 09-10-2011

Vitali Klitschko has a mean staredown. Dr IronFist by KO.

Comment by Someone88 on 09-10-2011

The fight is soon go Vitali!

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