Thoughts on Adamek?

Discussion in 'World Boxing Forum' started by Brixton Bomber, Jun 30, 2020 at 4:43 AM.


  1. Fat_asian

    Fat_asian Member Full Member

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    Good hw, solid competitor. I didn't watch him at light heavyweight but I enjoyed his heavyweight fights. His loss to vitali Klitschko may be klits defining fight. That says a lot about hylanders heart.
     
  2. robert ungurean

    robert ungurean Богдан Full Member

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  3. FastSmith7

    FastSmith7 Well-Known Member Full Member

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    Very solid cruiserweight who had absolutely no business moving to heavy. Probably one of the best Polish boxers, just behind Tiger.
     
  4. Boxed Ears

    Boxed Ears Ducking Regional Manager Full Member

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    He's the type of fighter that justifies a top 20 pfp list, because he would've been on most 11-20 lists for a handful of years. Similar to a Soto, in a way.
     
  5. FrankinDallas

    FrankinDallas Boxing Addict Full Member

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    Goral, The Highlander Adamek was a warrior and a very good boxer. Had big wins at LHW and CW. I was doing a lot of work in Poland when he was fighting and he was very popular back home.
     
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  6. MorvidusStyle

    MorvidusStyle Active Member Full Member

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    Adamek clearly demonstrates that the myth of size not mattering at HW is delusional.
     
  7. chico g

    chico g Boxing Addict Full Member

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    Looked very formidable when he fought Golota, but the tear up with Arreola effected his punch resistance. Same thing will happen to that puny Usyk if he keeps fighting these huge behemoths. Adamek could have had a similar career to Haye, if he fought the same opponents.
     
  8. UniversalPart

    UniversalPart Boxing Junkie Full Member

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    Talent trumps size. Look at Mike Tyson.
     
  9. UniversalPart

    UniversalPart Boxing Junkie Full Member

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    Haye was a master salesman; good looking, spoke well and clearly and was always confident. He had crossover appeal.
     


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