Dib loses title rematch to Gradovich

Billy Dib

Relentless Russian Evgeny Gradovich has stopped Australia’s Billy Dib in the ninth round of their IBF featherweight title rematch in Macau, China.

Gradovich, who took the title from Dib back in March, dominated the fight from the sixth round when he floored the Australian challenger.

It appeared a delayed reaction to the blow and Dib bounced back to his feet quickly but it was the turning point of the bout…read story >