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Adamek takes his show back to Chi-town

Tomasz Adamek will look to put on a show in front of his Polish fans on Friday, writes Joe Tessitore.

Originally Published: July 10, 2008
By Joe Tessitore | ESPN.com

Like Rafael Nadal pulverizing baseline shots on red clay in Madrid, or A-Rod taking batting practice at a Kabbalah center, Tomasz Adamek's "Friday Night Fights" appearance in Chicago is a perfect fit.

The former light heavyweight champ is taking on Gary Gomez in Friday's main event. He will try to maintain his lofty cruiserweight ranking in front of his fans -- Polish fans. The same contingent who showed up 20,000 deep at the United Center in 2005 to see his bloody brawl with Paul ...

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