Originally written on Pro Boxing Fans  |  Last updated 9/6/14
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Tomasz Adamek, 46-2, 28 KO's, will defend his IBF North American Heavyweight title on Saturday afternoon, September 8th at Prudential Center in Newark, NJ when he takes on Travis Walker, 39-7-1, 31 KO's. Here are quotes from Wednesday's press conference and post conference interviews held at Prudential Center. Kathy Duva, Main Events CEO: "We are calling this fight "The Ironbound Throwdown". This will actually be Tomasz's 10th fight at Prudential Center in Newark. This is one of the great runs in the history of the sport, to have a local fighter who is so dominant, who has such a beautiful, big fan following. We are pleased here at Main Events to bring him back to Prudential Center, the best venue in the world. This fight will be for the IBF North American Heavyweight title which Tomasz won in his last fight against Eddie Chambers." Kathy Duva: "This event is going to pit Tomasz, who has a 46-2 record with 28 knockouts, the former Light Heavyweight Champion of the world, the form...
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