Chris Arreola proved himself in the fight against Vitali last September when he put up a real title challenge but could not defeat the big champion having said that he won huge number of fans after the fight.
While Tomasz Adamek the former light heavyweight and cruiserweight champion made the transition to the heavyweight last year (2009). He will be taking guard for the third fight in the this division and first against a real title contender.
Adamek was awarded a 115-113 advantage by judge Barry Druxman, a 117-111 score by Joseph Pasquale and judge Tony Crebs scored the bout 114-114.
Earning scores of 114-114, 115-113, and 117-111, Tomasz Adamek, 41-1 (27) juked and jived for twelve rounds, all the while landing enough punches to impress the judges at ringside.The early rounds belonged to the stronger Cristobal Arreola, 28-2 (25) as his punches moved Adamek’s entire body, at times leaving Adamek looking skittish and unsure