Negotiations for the rematch between Dillian whyte Y Alexander Povetkin, and the second fight between the two will be held on November 21 in England.
The date was revealed by Mike Coppinger, reporter from The Athletic.
“Dillian whyte He has a date for his revenge ”, he reported Coppinger. “The heavy will meet Alexander Povetkin in a rematch on November 21, in England, sources revealed to The Athletic. Sky Sports will televise the event on Pay Per View, and probably DAZN it will take it internationally ”.
Last August 22, Alexander Povetkin disconnected Dillian whyte with a brutal uppercut, in the fifth round of a fight that Whyte had won. And it is that just the previous round, Whyte he had shot down the Russian twice. There were reports that it was a stroke of luck, and negotiations for a rematch quickly began.
In fact, Dillian whyte had an immediate revenge clause in the contract and immediately exercised it to force Povetkin to a second fight.
So on November 21, just three months after the first fight, Whyte will have the opportunity of revenge against Povetkin.
With Deontay Wilder, Tyson fury Y Anthony Joshua busy for the next few months, both Povetkin how Whyte they seek to stay close to the elite of the heavyweights. The winner of this saga between the two, could receive a new opportunity to fight for a world title.