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Dillian Whyte vs. Alexander Povetkin in Play For August 15

Dillian Whyte’s interim WBC heavyweight title clash with Alexander Povetkin looks likely to go ahead on August 15 in the grounds of Matchroom’s headquarters in Essex after the Manchester show that was...

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Kambosos-Selby, Ritson-Vazquez Receive New Dates in October

George Kambosos Jr. and Lee Selby both entered 2020 with the hope of facing each other for the right to land a title shot presumably by year’s end. At best, their head-on collision will serve as their...

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Whyte-Povetkin, Taylor-Serrano on August 8 or 15, Fight Camp PPV

Dillian Whyte will face Alexander Povetkin on August 8 or 15 in a pay-per-view show that is also set to feature Katie Taylor putting her world lightweight titles on the line against seven-weight world...

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Whyte Warns Chisora: You Want To Get Brutally Knocked Out Again?

Heavyweight contender Dillian Whyte is not concerned with Derek Chisora's recent threat of traveling over to Russia to help prepare Alexander Povetkin. Povetkin and Whyte were scheduled to collide thi...

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Chisora: I'll Travel To Russia, Help Povetkin Take Down Whyte!

Derek Chisora is ready to help former WBA champion Alexander Povetkin take down Dillian Whyte. Povetkin and Whyte were scheduled to collide this month, but their fight was pushed back due to the coron...

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Whyte: There's A Massive Difference Fighting Povetkin Without The Crowd

Dillian Whyte watched with interest Saturday night as MMA heavyweight Francis Ngannou walked to the Octagon for his fight at UFC 249. The venue in Jacksonville, Florida, was essentially empty, the sam...

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Eddie Hearn Reveals Big Plan To Stage Events, Including Whyte-Povetkin

Eddie Hearn says he is planning to stage a series of fight nights in the garden of the house where he grew up in Essex. The Matchroom headquarters in Brentwood are in what used to be the home of Hearn...

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Whyte: Ruiz Has Got A Fight With Diabetes; I Want Joshua Or Fury After Povetkin

Eddie Hearn playfully predicted Dillian Whyte’s itinerary for the rest of 2020 and 2021. “Listen, we’ve got Povetkin first,” Hearn said during a recent video interview with the British heavyweight con...

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Dillian Whyte Eager To Give Back By Fighting Behind Closed Doors

Top heavyweight contender Dillian Whyte is very eager to get back in the mix, by fighting behind closed doors. Whyte was scheduled to face former WBA champion Alexander Povetkin this past Saturday nig...

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Hearn: Whyte Would Fight Povetkin in a Car Park

Promoter Eddie Hearn is fully focused on having Dillian Whyte vs. Alexander Povetkin come off as planned, in July, behind closed doors. As BoxingScene.com previously reported, the British Boxing Board...

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Whyte-Povetkin Could Be First Big Fight Behind Closed Doors

The heavyweight scrap between Dillian Whyte vs Alexander Povetkin could kick off a behind closed doors, according to promoter Eddie Hearn. The fight was initially scheduled for May 2 in Manchester, bu...

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Hearn Very Open To Staging Big Fights Behind Closed Doors

Promoter Eddie Hearn is very open to the idea of staging big fights behind closed doors. Due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, Hearn was forced to postpone numerous events - including Anthony Joshu...

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Whyte: Breazeale is Shameful, Pathetic Excuse For Heavyweight Boxer

Dillian Whyte is paying very little attention to the recent challenge from heavyweight contender Dominic Breazeale. The two boxers were ordered to fight each other in early 2019, but then Breazeale wa...

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Povetkin's Promoter: I Agree With Delay, Whyte is Dangerous Fight

Andrey Ryabinsky, the promoter for former WBA world champion Alexander Povetkin, is firmly in the corner of his British partner, Eddie Hearn, in pushing back the planned fight with Dillian Whyte. The ...

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Whyte-Povetkin, Usyk-Chisora Cards Pushed Back Due To COVID-19

The British Boxing Board of Control has extended its suspension of all tournaments until the end of May due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, effectively pulling the plug on both of Matchroom’s sch...

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Povetkin Unable To Secure Franklin as Sparring Partner For Whyte

Former WBA heavyweight champion Alexander Povetkin was unable to secure Jermaine Franklin as a sparring partner, due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. Povetkin is scheduled to face top contender Di...

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Dillian Whyte Drives 40 Hours To Begin Camp For Povetkin

Dillian Whyte is approaching his upcoming fight against Alexander Povetkin on May 2 as all systems go despite the coronavirus global pandemic that has caused an abrupt stop to every major sporting eve...

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Hearn: Whyte-Povetkin, Usyk-Chisora Looking Less Likely For May

Promoter Eddie Hearn admits that it's looking less likely that his two scheduled pay-per-view events will proceed as planned in the month of May. On May 2 in Manchester, Dillian Whyte is scheduled to ...

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Whyte vs. Povetkin, Usyk vs. Chisora - Ccontingency Plans in Place

Promoter Eddie Hearn of Matchroom has a right to be nervous these days. Because of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, his company was forced to cancel all of their boxing events in the UK, Italy and Un...

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Charles Martin is Interested in Whyte vs. Povektin Winner

Charles Martin was last in action in February when he stopped Gerald Washington in the chief supporting bout underneath the Deontay Wilder-Tyson Fury pay-per-view rematch. ...

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