Whyte vs Povetkin is an upcoming heavyweight professional boxing match contested between the defending WBC interim heavyweight champion Dillian Whyte and former heavyweight world champion Alexander Povetkin, with Whyte’s WBC interim title and the vacant WBC Diamond belt on the line.
Date: August 22, 2020
Location: Brentwood, United Kingdom
“Manchester is a great city with great fight fans and I’m looking forward to going back there.”Watch Dillian Whyte vs Alexander Povetkin Live Stream Dillian Whyte vs
Alexander Povetkin Live Stream. Boxing TV Channel. It’s finally game as the “Dillian Whyte” team is set to open the season August. 22 with a Time. kickoff against in-state foe “Alexander Povetkin” at Brentwood is a town in the Borough of Brentwood, in the county of Essex in the East of England.
Dillian Whyte’s clash with Alexander Povetkin is finally set to go ahead this weekend following its problems due to the coronavirus pandemic.Britain’s ‘Body Snatcher’ was set to take on the tough Russian in Manchester back in May but the exciting fight was put back due to the COVID-19 lockdown.
It was hoped that Whyte vs Povetkin could usher in the return of elite sport but the clash was shelved.Now, several weeks on, the two heavyweights are set to go toe-to-toe in the biggest bout since boxing returned.
Ahead of Week 4 of Matchroom Fight Camp on Saturday August 22 topped by Dillian Whyte vs. Alexander Povetkin and Katie Taylor vs. Delfine Persoon 2, shown live on Sky Sports Box Office in the UK and DAZN in the US, all m fans are invited to watch the below schedule of content leading up to the big night.
TUESDAY AUGUST 18 – 12.00pm Delfine Persoon live workout (Sky Sports Facebook) – Watch Delfine Persoon go through her final preparations ahead of Saturday’s huge Undisputed Lightweight World Title showdown with Irish star Katie Taylor.
Dillian Whyte v Alexander Povetkin undercard
Matchroom Boxing check in with Croatian Heavyweight contender Alen Babic ahead of his big test against American Shawndell Winters.11.00pm Whyte Hot (Sky Sports)Sky Sports take a look back at how Brixton’s Dillian Whyte rose to prominence as he prepares to risk his No.1 status with the WBC once again against former World Champion Alexander Povetkin.
Speaking about the fight, Whyte said: “This is a great fight, Povetkin is an Olympic gold medallist, has loads of experience, he’s a former World Champion and he’s only lost to Joshua and Klitschko.
“He is still very dangerous, he gave AJ a lot of problems and then beat Hughie Fury.”I am not overlooking him at all, he will come in shape, he’s tough and very well-schooled.”You only have to look at his resume to see that he’s always been considered as one of the most fearsome punchers in the heavyweight division with big KO wins over Huck, Charr, Takam, Wach and Price.
“He showed in Saudi Arabia that he still has a lot left in the tank and he is still very dangerous. I’ve got respect for him but I’m on to maximum violence, straight animal instinct.“I want to be heavyweight champion of the world so anywhere in the world is my lion’s den.”If you aspire to be world champion, you should be able to fight anywhere.