The single most prestigious sports event in Poland’s history took place in the brand new Wroclaw Stadium!
A dream came true for Poland: The first World Heavyweight Championship fight to take place in Poland happened on Saturday, September 10th 2011 at the all-new Wroclaw Stadium!
It was the ultimate chance for Poland’s Number One boxing star Tomasz Adamek to pit himself against the then and current WBC World Heavyweight Champion Vitali Klitschko and bring the most sought-after title to his home country.
AVitali Klitschko, (42-2, 39 KOs) is the WBC Heavyweight King whereas Adamek (43-1, 28 KOs) was ranked #1 in the world by the WBC and WBO and #3 by the IBF. Yet Adamek, the former World Light Heavyweight and World Cruiserweight Champion, and the entire Polish nation had high hopes to defeat the Ukrainian superstar and bring the heavyweight championship to Poland for the first time ever!
More to 40,000 people embraced the chance of a lifetime to be part of this special fight night on September 10th in Poland!
Allied Media, as exclusive Cinema distribution agents for event promoters Main Event in New York, were responsible for sourcing and contracting the exclusive cinema distribution rights with the leading cinema chain in Poland, Multikino. This landmark deal enabled tens of thousands more boxing fans that were not able to obtain tickets to the stadium, to watch the Battle of the Century LIVE from cinemas spread throughout Poland.