• Sat, Aug 31, 2019

On Saturday, August 31 at the O2 Arena, Greenwich Alexander «Russian Vityaz» Povetkin will meet Hughie Fury in a 12-round heavyweight fight.

Alexander Povetkin vs. Hughie Fury
Alexander Povetkin
Alexander Povetkin
Russian Vityaz
Hughie Fury
Hughie Fury
Country RussiaRussia United KingdomUnited Kingdom
Age 40 age 24 age
Height 6′ 2″ (188 cm) 6′ 6″ (198 cm)
Reach 75″ (191 cm) 80″ (203 cm)
Division heavyweight
(200+ lbs / 90,72+ kg)
(200+ lbs / 90,72+ kg)
Stance orthodox orthodox
Titles - -
Record 34 - 2 - 0
(24 KOs)
23 - 2 - 0
(13 KOs)
KO% 70% 56%
Povetkin won by unanimous decision (UD).

Date and Time

The fight night will begin on Saturday, August 31 at 1 p.m. ET.


The professional boxing match will be held at the O2 Arena, Greenwich.

On which TV channel can I watch the live broadcast of the fight Alexander Povetkin vs Hughie Fury?

Povetkin vs. Fury Video Preview

Who is fighting on the undercard on Sat, Aug 31, 2019?

Division Boxer №1 Boxer №2 Notes
lightweight (135 lbs) Vasyl Lomachenko Luke Campbell For WBA (Super), WBO and vacant WBC titles
flyweight (112 lbs) Charlie Edwards Julio Cesar Martinez Aguilar For WBC title
heavyweight (200+ lbs) Hughie Fury Alexander Povetkin
light heavyweight (175 lbs) Joshua Buatsi Ryan Ford For WBA International title
lightweight (135 lbs) Joe Cordina Gavin Gwynne For BBBofC British title
lightweight (135 lbs) James Tennyson Atif Shafiq For vacant WBA International title
super middleweight (168 lbs) Savannah Marshall Daniele Bastieri
super featherweight (130 lbs) Martin Joseph Ward Josue Bendana
super lightweight (140 lbs) Dalton Smith Daryl Pearce
super featherweight (130 lbs) Connor Coghill Dean Jones
Alexander «Russian Vityaz» Povetkin

Alexander «Russian Vityaz» Povetkin

Alexander Povetkin is a Russian professional boxer.

Professional boxing record

  • Total fights: 36
  • Wins: 34
  • Wins by KO: 24
  • Losses: 2
  • Losses by KO: 1
  • Draws: 0
Hughie Fury

Povetkin is a dangerous man. You can’t take anything away from that. He’s not been where he’s been for nothing.
It’s a very serious fight but I’m confident of getting the win on the night.

- Hughie Fury,
former WBO Inter-Continental heavyweight champion

Alexander «Russian Vityaz» Povetkin Highlights

Hughie Fury

Hughie Fury

Hughie Fury is a British professional boxer.

Professional boxing record

  • Total fights: 25
  • Wins: 23
  • Wins by KO: 13
  • Losses: 2
  • Losses by KO: 0
  • Draws: 0
Alexander Povetkin

Hughie Fury is a young, strong and challenging boxer for me to face.
I am glad this fight will take place in the United Kingdom where people really love their boxing. I am anticipating an exciting fight and I look forward to returning to London next month.

- Alexander Povetkin,
former WBA (Regular) heavyweight champion

Hughie Fury Highlights

Latest Odds

  • Povetkin to win: 8/13
  • Fury to win: 13/8
  • Draw: 25/1


Nicolás Pérez
Who will win: Povetkin or Fury?

Hughie Fury is a good young boxer (24 years old) with long arms (203 cm). Huey is a cousin of Tyson Fury. The last fight of Hughie Fury took place in July this year, Hughie won by TKO.
Povetkin will be 40 years old on September 2. He spent his last fight almost a year ago. Alexander lost by technical knockout to Anthony Joshua. It is difficult to say in what physical form he is today. But on his side is experience and a strong blow with his right hand.

If Povetkin manages to work in the middle or near range, he will knock out Fury.

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sports editor

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