• Sat, Aug 22, 2020
Dillian Whyte vs. Alexander Povetkin

On Saturday, August 22 at the Matchroom Fight Camp in Brentwood, United Kingdom Dillian «The Body Snatcher» Whyte will meet Alexander «Russian Vityaz» Povetkin for interim WBC and WBC (Diamond) titles in a 12-round heavyweight bout.

Dillian Whyte
Dillian Whyte
The Body Snatcher
Alexander Povetkin
Alexander Povetkin
Russian Vityaz
Country United KingdomUnited Kingdom
Port Antonio, Jamaica
RussiaRussia
Kursk, Russia
Age 32 age 41 age
Height 6′ 4″ (193 cm) 6′ 2″ (188 cm)
Reach 78″ (198 cm) 75″ (191 cm)
Division heavyweight
(200+ lbs / 90,72+ kg)
heavyweight
(200+ lbs / 90,72+ kg)
Stance orthodox orthodox
Titles
WBC (Interim) (heavyweight)
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Record 27 - 1 - 0
(18 KOs)
35 - 2 - 1
(24 KOs)
KO% 66% 68%
Advant.
Alexander Povetkin won by technical knockout (TKO) (video).

Date and Time

The fight night will begin on Saturday, August 22 at 5:00 p.m..

Arena

The professional boxing match will be held at the Matchroom Fight Camp in Brentwood, Essex, United Kingdom.

Whyte vs. Povetkin Full Fight Highlights

Whyte vs. Povetkin Video Preview

Dillian «The Body Snatcher» Whyte

Dillian «The Body Snatcher» Whyte

Dillian Whyte is a British professional boxer.

The last fight of Dillian Whyte took place on December 7, 2019 against Mariusz WachMariusz Wach.
Whyte won by unanimous decision (UD).

Professional boxing record

  • Total fights: 28
  • Wins: 27
  • Wins by KO: 18
  • Losses: 1
  • Losses by KO: 1
  • Draws: 0
Alexander Povetkin

Of course I respect Dillian Whyte. He is a good boxer with a powerful punch. It will be an interesting fight.

- Alexander Povetkin,
former WBA (Regular) World champion

Dillian «The Body Snatcher» Whyte Highlights

Alexander «Russian Vityaz» Povetkin

Alexander «Russian Vityaz» Povetkin

Alexander Povetkin is a Russian professional boxer.

The last fight of Alexander Povetkin took place on December 7, 2019 against Michael HunterMichael Hunter.
Povetkin’s bout ended in a draw by split-decision (SD).

Professional boxing record

  • Total fights: 38
  • Wins: 35
  • Wins by KO: 24
  • Losses: 2
  • Losses by KO: 1
  • Draws: 1
Dillian Whyte

Alexander Povetkin has fought hundreds of fights as an amateur, he is an Olympic champion and a former world champion. Defeating him will make me stronger and answer many questions from boxing fans.

- Dillian Whyte,
interim WBC World champion

Alexander «Russian Vityaz» Povetkin Highlights

Latest Odds

  • Whyte to win: 1/4
  • Povetkin to win: 3/1
  • Draw: 22/1

Prediction

Sergey Loktev
Who will win: Whyte or Povetkin?

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

Nevertheless, I think that Dillian Whyte will win by technical knockout.

- ,
sports editor

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