IBF Featherweight champion, Billy ‘The Kid’ Dib will fight yet another Mexican, Juan Antonio ‘El Mozo’ Rodriguez but this time Billy’s world title won’t be on the line. The fight will take place on July 13th at the Orion Function Centre in Campsie, Sydney at Super Featherweight.
Dib (33-1) claimed the title with a 12 round unanimous decision win over Mexican, Jorge Lacierva in July of 2011. Since then Dib has picked up two stoppage wins over the previously unbeaten, Alberto Servidei of Italy, and in The Kid’s last outing he stopped the tough Mexican, Eduardo Escobedo after round 6 in Tasmania on March 25.
Mexican southpaw, Rodriguez (21-3) is a former WBC Youth World Champion which he defended 6 times, but ‘El Mozo’ is yet to fight past 10 rounds and hasn’t step foot outside of his home …read story at Aus-Boxing.com >