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 Last update:  8/14/2014       Read more by Edward Chaykovsky         
   
Sakio Bika Hints That He May Go To 175 After Dirrell
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By Edward Chaykovsky

WBC super middleweight world champion Sakio "The Scorpion" Bika (32-5-3, 21 KOs) will potentially fight at 168-pounds for the final time on Saturday night at the StubHub Center in Carson, California. He meets unbeaten Anthony "The Dog" Dirrell (26-0-1, 22 KOs) in a rematch of last December's fight which ended in a highly disputed twelve round draw.

Bika has attempted to get fights with the other top names of his division, like Carl Froch and Julio Cesar Chavez Jr., but his attempts have been ignored. He thinks the time may be right for a move to the light heavyweight limit of 175-pounds.

"If I am the victor in this fight, I won't call any names on who I want to fight next. Every time that I call on a fighter, everyone gets too scared and doesn't want to fight. I need to sit down with my management and see if I need to move up a weight class and fight a big challenger maybe in the light heavyweight division because I feel that I am capable," Bika said.

Tags: Anthony Dirrell , Sakio Bika



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comment by robbyheartbaby, on 08-14-2014
Sakio 'The Scorpion' Bika has the division running scared! After he wipes the floor with squirrel Saturday night he can move onto bigger and better things, GO SAKIO DO IT FOR AUSTRALIA! Maybe a fight at light heavyweight against Stevenson could be made?!

comment by nycsmooth, on 08-14-2014
[QUOTE=parrish duke]I hope this time The Dog Anthony Dirrell beats the breaks off this hyper active piece of shyt.. no technique, just haymakers, foreheads, and stamina - that's what Sakio Bika is made of..[/QUOTE] Doesn't say much 4 his 1st effort...Watching dirrell is the same as watching gr...

comment by parrish duke, on 08-14-2014
I hope this time The Dog Anthony Dirrell beats the breaks off this hyper active piece of shyt.. no technique, just haymakers, foreheads, and stamina - that's what Sakio Bika is made of..

comment by SnakeVen0m, on 08-14-2014
May be a setup for "I struggled making weight" excuse.

comment by nycsmooth, on 08-14-2014
2 me that's a guy saying he won't win...same as a guy saying if I lose I will retire...total negativity...t

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