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Dirrell Vows To Make Things Right in Bika Rematch

Anthony Dirrell (26-0) says he is ready to make things right when he faces WBC super middleweight champion Sakio Bika (32-5) in a rematch next Saturday night at the StubHub Center in Carson, California. The first fight ended with a draw (Bika 114-112, Dirrell 116-110 and 113-113) and although the bout was explosive and exciting, Dirrell says he should have won it.

"This fight has been on my mind since I first heard the result was a draw. I am excited and inspired to be crowned the WBC super middleweight champion. I know I can win, I know I have what it takes and I'll prove it. I could have done better in our first fight, and although I think I won that bout thats in the past now. This time I will convince the judges, and if I get the chance I will get the knockout," Dirrell said.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by paulf on 08-08-2014

Now this is one rematch I would pay not to see.

Comment by Da Machine on 08-08-2014

[QUOTE=-Kev-;14836955]The fight was literally a draw in landed punches. They literally outlanded each other in 6 of 12 rounds each. Bika outlanded Dirrell in power punches in 6 rounds, Dirrell outlanded Bika in power punches in 6 rounds. Coincidentally, one…

Comment by -Kev- on 08-08-2014

[QUOTE=daggum;14835462]how the hell does he think he won? he clearly lost. this isn't as bad as cleverly thinking he was winning against kovalev or hatton thinking he was winning against pac but pretty clueless.[/QUOTE] The fight was literally a draw…

Comment by J Silky Slim Mo on 08-08-2014

Dirrell needs this W. Win at all cost.

Comment by daggum on 08-08-2014

how the hell does he think he won? he clearly lost. this isn't as bad as cleverly thinking he was winning against kovalev or hatton thinking he was winning against pac but pretty clueless.

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