Rising star Adam Kownacki (19-0, 15KOs) will face off against 3 time- title challenger Chris Arreola (38-5-1, 33KOs) has the headline a PBC card on August 3rd at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center. This fight will be presented live via FOX beginning at 8PM/ET.
Adam Kownacki, originally from Poland but fight by way of Brooklyn has acquired a big following in NY. He represents both Brooklyn and Poland and has a big fan base from both crowds. his past fights at Nassau Coliseum and the Barclays Center had a big show out of Polish fans with Polish flags. Kownacki, who is undefeated has notable wins over former champion Charles Martin, Artur Szpilka and Gerald Washington. Kownacki is not afraid to mix it up and brings the fight, always moving forward.
Arreola is a tough test for Kownacki. Arreola is a veteran fighter who has shared the squared circle with the likes of Vitali Klitschko, Bermane Stiverne and Deontay Wilder. Arreola also has a, ” move forward” style and likes to press the action as well. Experience is on his side coming into this fight but experience alone doesn’t always win fights.
Both these fighters have similar styles. These heavyweights like to fight and will not shy away from a gunfight. Bombs will be thrown all night and this fight just might have the makings for a “fight of the year” candidacy!