• Sat, Dec 7, 2019

On Saturday, December 7 at the Diriyah Arena, Saudi Arabia Alexander «Russian Vityaz» Povetkin will meet Michael «The Bounty» Hunter in a 12-round heavyweight fight.

Alexander Povetkin vs. Michael Hunter
Alexander Povetkin
Alexander Povetkin
Russian Vityaz
Michael Hunter
Michael Hunter
The Bounty
Country RussiaRussia USAUSA
Age 40 age 31 age
Height 6′ 2″ (188 cm) 6′ 2″ (188 cm)
Reach 75″ (191 cm) 79½″ (202 cm)
Division heavyweight
(200+ lbs / 90,72+ kg)
(200+ lbs / 90,72+ kg)
Stance orthodox orthodox
WBA International

WBA Inter-Continental
Record 35 - 2 - 0
(24 KOs)
18 - 1 - 0
(12 KOs)
KO% 68% 66%
Result: draw (split-decision (SD)).

Date and Time

The fight night will begin on Saturday, December 7 at 10 a.m. by Washington time.


The professional boxing match will be held at the Diriyah Arena, Saudi Arabia.

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

Povetkin vs. Hunter Video Preview

Who is fighting on the undercard on Sat, Dec 7, 2019?

Division Boxer №1 Boxer №2 Notes
heavyweight (200+ lbs) Andy Ruiz Jr Anthony Joshua For WBA (Super), IBF, WBO and IBO titles
heavyweight (200+ lbs) Alexander Povetkin Michael Hunter
heavyweight (200+ lbs) Filip Hrgovic Eric Molina For WBC International title
heavyweight (200+ lbs) Dillian Whyte Mariusz Wach
heavyweight (200+ lbs) Mahammadrasul Majidov Tom Little
super bantamweight (122 lbs) Ivan 'Hopey' Price Swedi Mohamed
middleweight (160 lbs) Diego Pacheco Selemani Saidi
Alexander «Russian Vityaz» Povetkin

Alexander «Russian Vityaz» Povetkin

Alexander Povetkin is a Russian professional boxer.

The last fight of Alexander Povetkin took place on August 31, 2019 against Hughie FuryHughie Fury.
Povetkin won by unanimous decision (UD).

Professional boxing record

  • Total fights: 37
  • Wins: 35
  • Wins by KO: 24
  • Losses: 2
  • Losses by KO: 1
  • Draws: 0
Michael Hunter

I look at this fight with Povetkin as my 'gold medal' fight. I was in the Olympics and so was he, he won the gold medal and I didn't, so this is basically my gold medal fight right here.

- Michael Hunter,
did not become world champion

Alexander «Russian Vityaz» Povetkin Highlights

Michael «The Bounty» Hunter

Michael «The Bounty» Hunter

Michael Hunter is a American professional boxer.

The last fight of Michael Hunter took place on September 13, 2019 against Sergey Kuzmin.
Hunter won by unanimous decision (UD).

Professional boxing record

  • Total fights: 19
  • Wins: 18
  • Wins by KO: 12
  • Losses: 1
  • Losses by KO: 0
  • Draws: 0
Alexander Povetkin

Hunter is a strong, highly ranked boxer. I think it will be a good and interesting fight. I'm not going to make any plans for the next year, first I have to go through this fight against Hunter, but I would definitely like to box for a world title.

- Alexander Povetkin,
former WBA (Regular) heavyweight champion

Michael «The Bounty» Hunter Highlights

Latest Odds

  • Hunter to win: 1/2
  • Povetkin to win: 6/4
  • Draw: 25/1


Sergey Loktev
Who will win: Povetkin or Hunter?

Povetkin and Hunter are worthy opponents.
It is difficult to predict which of the boxers will win.

Nevertheless, I think that Michael Hunter will win by unanimous decision.

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sports editor

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