Gradovich stops Dib in rematch | Inquirer Sports

Gradovich stops Dib in rematch

By: - Reporter / @MarkGiongcoINQ
/ 12:28 PM November 24, 2013

Russian slugger Evgeny Gradovich stopped Australian Billy Dib in their rematch prelude to the Pacquiao-Rios headliner Sunday at the sellout Cotai Arena at The Venetian in Macau, China.

Gradovich (18-0, 9 KOs) pummeled Dib (36-3, 21 KOs) on the ropes near the corner with a flurry of punches prompting the referee to waive off the fight at the 1:10 mark of the ninth round.


The 27-year-old Gradovich repeated over Dib after earning a split decision win in their first encounter last March.


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