Sakio Bika, Anthony Dirrell rematch

Originally Published: August 14, 2014
By Dan Rafael | ESPN.com

When Sakio Bika made his first super middleweight title defense against Anthony Dirrell in December it was an all-out brawl that ended in a split draw.

Although Dirrell scored a knockdown in the fifth round and had Bika in major trouble, Bika rallied in the sixth round, a round of the year contender in which both men were staggered. It was a brutal affair and Bika, with his rough style, cost himself a point in the 11th round with a low blow.

In the end, ...

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