Ota-City General Gymnasium, Tokyo, Japan
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Takashi Miura vs Billy Dib report
Who won Miura vs Dib?
Takashi Miura beat Billy Dib by technical knockout in the 3rd round on Friday 1st May 2015 at Ota-City General Gymnasium in Tokyo.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Super Featherweight division, which meant the weight limit was 130 pounds (9.3 stone or 59 KG).
This contest was for the WBC super featherweight championship of the world.
Miura vs Dib stats
Takashi Miura stepped into the ring with a record of 28 wins, 2 loses and 2 draws, 21 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Billy Dib made his way to the ring with a record of 39 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws, with 23 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Miura had advantage in power over Dib, with a 75% knock out percentage over Dib's 59%.
Takashi Miura was the older man by 2 years, at 39 years old.
Takashi Miura fought out of the southpaw stance, while Billy Dib was an orthodox fighter.
Miura was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 10 less fights, and made his debut in 2003, 1 year and 1 month earlier than Dib, whose first professional fight was in 2004. He had fought 126 less professional rounds, 219 to Dib's 345.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Billy Dib had been fighting more than Takashi Miura.
Going to this contest, Takashi Miura had last fought 8 years, 6 months and 6 days ago, while Billy Dib's last outing had been 8 years, 5 months and 22 days ago.
Miura's last 2 fights had come over a period of 9 years, 4 months and 27 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 4 years, 8 months and 13 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 15 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 7.5 rounds on average.
Dib's last 2 fights had come over a period of 8 years, 6 months and 27 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 4 years, 3 months and 14 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 10 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 5 rounds on average.
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