Dib digs deep for victory over Rodriguez


Billy ‘The Kid’ Dib had to dig deep on Friday night at the Orion Function Centre in Campsie, but the IBF Featherweight champion rallied home late to earn a decision over tough Mexican, Juan Antonio Rodriguez.

Dib wasn’t himself in the early stages, falling behind on the scorecards after Rodriguez opened with a flurry. Dib’s eyes were marked up early as Rodriguez landed from the inside, putting Dib under pressure.

The Australian showed heart through the middle rounds, with the vocal home crowd behind him, Dib rallied back taking advantage of the openings that Rodriguez gave him…read more >