Originally written on Pro Boxing Fans  |  Last updated 10/5/14

ROSEMONT, IL - OCTOBER 06: Paul Briggs (R) lands a punch on Tomasz Adamek during the WBC Light Heavyweight Championship bout on October 7, 2006 at the Allstate Arena in Rosement, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Bongarts/Getty Images)
Tomasz Adamek has released an official statement which verifies that he has turned down a fight against Kubrat Pulev in an IBF box-off, stating that it doesn't make the most financial sense for him. Basically, he can go ahead and fight in Poland against anybody (with substantially less risk) while still producing a lot of cash. Take a look at what Adamek said below. Here's the statement from Tomasz Adamek: "I have been offered an opportunity to fight in Poland for far more money than I would get for fighting Kubrat Pulev. Meaning no disrespect to Pulev, he has never held a major title and never headlined a televised card. Any money generated by the promotion would, for the most part, be generated by my popularity. I owe it to my family to engage in the most financially rewarding bouts, and engaging in a bout with Kubrat Pulev at this time simply does not make financial sense. I have spoken with the President of the IBF, Daryl Peoples, and informed him that, for the above reasons, I ...
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