Dib vs Ponpitak Info
Billy Dib beat Sukpraserd Ponpitak by unanimous decision in their 8 round contest on Friday 26th February 2016 at Emporium Function Centre in Bankstown.
The scorecards were announced as 79-72, 79-73, 79-72 in favor of winner Billy Dib.
The fight took place over rounds in the Lightweight division, which meant the weight limit was 135 pounds (9.6 stone or 61.2 KG).
This was of the World Boxing Super Series.
Dib vs Ponpitak stats
Billy Dib stepped into the ring with a record of 39 wins, 4 loses and 0 draws, 23 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Sukpraserd Ponpitak made his way to the ring with a record of 13 wins, 4 loses and draws, with 8 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Ponpitak had a slight advantage in power over Dib, with a 62% knock out percentage over Dib's 59%.
Billy Dib was the older man by 2 years, at 34 years old.
Both Billy Dib & Sukpraserd Ponpitak fought out of an orthodox stance.
Dib was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 26 more fights, and made his debut in 2004, 4 years and 5 months earlier than Ponpitak, who’s first professional fight was in 2009. He had fought 135 more professional rounds, 322 to Ponpitak's 187.
Dib vs Ponpitak form
Billy Dib had stopped 2 of his last 3 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had lost to Takashi Miura on 1st May 2015 by technical knockout in the 3rd round in their WBC World Super Featherweight championship fight at Ota-City General Gymnasium, Tokyo, Japan.
Previous to that, he had won against Isaias Santos Sampaio on 6th December 2014 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at Entertainment Centre, Hurstville, Australia.
Going into that contest, he had beat Ruben Manakane on 31st October 2014 by knockout in the 8th round at The Melbourne Pavilion, Flemington.
Dib's last 3 fights had come over a period of 6 months, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 month and 14 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 13 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 4.3 rounds on average.
Ponpitak's last 0 fights had come over a period of , meaning he had been fighting on average every . In those fights, he fought a total of rounds, meaning that they had lasted NAN rounds on average.