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Adamek 20lbs heavier than Cunningham

By Przemek Garczarczyk

Tomasz Adamek (47-2, 29 KOs) was exactly 223 pounds and his rival Steve Cunningham (25-4, 12 KOs) was 203 pounds during today’s weigh in at Sand Casino Resorts. They’ll square off in Bethlehem,PA, this Saturday on NBC. Both fighters will face each other in the highly anticipated rematch of their 2008 classic Fight of the Year candidate when Adamek needed three knockdowns to earn a split decision and take IBF cruiserweight belt from the Philadelphia fighter.

Other weights:
Tor Hamer 221 vs. Vyacheslav Glasov 221.5
David Williams 212.5 vs. William Miranda 242
Naim Nelson 132.5 vs. Osnel Charles 134.5
Jerome Rodriguez 139 vs. Edwardo Stith 139
Julio Angel DeJesus 144 vs. Korey Sloane 141.5

Venue: Sands Bethlehem Event Center, Bethlehem, PA
Promoter: Main Events
TV: NBC (4PM ET/1PM PT)

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