The duel between the Russian and the English will be held on August 22 in the UK.
English boxer Dillian White called the Russian Alexander Povetkin the most seasoned opponent in his professional career. The athlete’s commentary is quoted by The Telegraph, a British publication.
Earlier it became known that the fight Povetkin-White will be held on August 22. The fight will take place in the UK.
“Each of my rivals was dangerous. Povetkin is probably the most seasoned guy I’ve ever met. He has everything – the best track record, toughness, strength, and excellent striking power. money and a chance to compete for the title, so Povetkin will approach the fight in the best shape, it will be a big fight, “White said.
Povetkin held the previous fight in December 2019 against the American Michael Hunter for the title of mandatory contender for the world boxing title by the World Boxing Association (WBA). The match ended in a draw. In total, the 40-year-old Russian has 35 victories (24 by KO), two losses and one draw. On account of the 32-year-old White 27 victories (18 by KO) and one defeat.