December: 09.12.2010 In the Prudential Center, Newark Tomasz Adamek faught Vinny Maddalone which ended with an effective KO in the 5th round against Maddalone. Wagers in fight were Adamek's titles. IBF International heavyweight title and WBO NABO heavyweight title .
September : On September 11th, 2010 Tomasz Adamek took part in the boxing hall of fame ceremony. Organizers gave him the title of the best boxer in 2010 in New Jersey and gave him a souvenir belt. . He is name is forever written in the gallery of stars among Bobby Czyz, Arturo Gatti, Mike Tyson, Zab Judah, Imamu Mayfield, Jameel Mccline, Bruce Seldon and others.
October: Known as the "boxong bible", the prestigious magazine "The Ring" acknowldeged Tomasz Adamek. He found himself among four boxing stars of 2010.
He was named an All Star in an American boxing magazine after beating Michael Grant.
According to "The Ring" Tomasz Adamek was the 10th boxer without a weight category. Manny Pacquia opens the list. and right after him there is Floyd Mayweather Jr and Juan Manuel Marquez.
Tomasz Adamek, as a former champion of junior heavyweight is now recognized in the heavyweight standings. Since his last fight with for points with Chad Dawson he won 11 fights in a row. This ring veteran was a challenger in three highest weight classes, which happens very rarely in boxing - writes Doug Fischer
Top ten best fighters according to "The Ring's" Doug Fischer
1. Manny Pacquiao,
2. Floyd Mayweather Jr,
3. Juan Manuel Marquez,
4. Władimir Kliczko,
5. Witalij Kliczko,
6. Paul Williams,
7. Sergio Martinez,
8. Pongsaklek Wonjongkam,
9. Fernando Montiel,
10. Tomasz Adamek
SEPTEMBER: Tomasz Adamek (42-1, 27 KO) was in "The Ring" with the biggest boxing stars. Don Stradley, commented highly about Tomasz Adamek in a few categories: talent, accomplishments so far and potential.
AUGUST: 21.08.2010 in the Prudential Center, Newark Tomasz Adamek faught an emotioanl fight with Michael Grant. Adamek's fight with an 20kg heavier and taller figher which would make him the biggest opponent in Adamek's history, lasted 12 rounds. The judges gave Adamek a high point win ( 117-111, 118-110, 118-111 ) Fight wagers were Adamek's belts and titles: IBF International heavyweight title and WBO NABO heavyweight title . Despite Tomasz Adamek's weight and height difference he was able to defeat the well prepared Grant.
JUNE: 28.06.2010 Tomasz Adamek received the Muhammad Ali Award funded by Ed Kelly Sports Foundation. Tomasz Adamek was the first Polish fighter to receive the award in its 36 year old history. The award recognizes not only great discipline in boxing but also in their everyday lives.
APRIL : 24.06.2010 Adamek faught in Ontario against Chris Arreola. He won and his points were (114:114, 117:111, 115:113), He used his technical schooling, his dynamic and his speed against his rival. He protected his IBF International belt and won the WBO NABO belts. Thanks to this fight Adamek was ranked number 4 according to BoxRec ( behind Wołodymyr and Kliczka and David Haye.) And he was number 5 according to the Ring Magazine. (za braćmi Kliczkami, Haye'em i Aleksandrem Powietkinem) in heavyweight category in the world.
February: 7.02.2010 in the Prudential Center Tomasz Adamek won a fight against Jason Estrada. He beat him on points (115:113, 116:112, 118:110), defending the IBF Intercontinental belt. Thanks to this fight in March he was classified in the official ranking in IBF in 6th place in the world heavyweight category.