Alexander Povetkin (Sasha) and Dillian Whyte are scheduled to meet in a non-world-title heavyweight bout on at the Europa Point Sports Complex, Gibraltar. Let's take a look at the stats, odds of winning, and the prediction for this fight.
This fight between Alexander Povetkin and Dillian Whyte took place on 27 March, 2021 at the Europa Point Sports Complex, Gibraltar.
At 193 cm, Dillian Whyte is the taller of the two by 5 cms; Alexander Povetkin is 188 cm. Besides being the taller fighter, with a reach of 198 cm, Whyte also has a good reach advantage of 8 cms over Povetkin's 190 cm. On top of that, Whyte also has a 3 cm ape index advantage over Povetkin.
Povetkin is coming in to this fight with a record of 36-2-1 (25 KOs). His last fight was 7 months and 5 days ago against Dillian Whyte, which he won via 5th round TKO.Whyte comes in with a record of 27-2 (18 KOs). His last fight was 7 months and 5 days ago against Alexander Povetkin, which he lost via 5th round TKO.
Both the fighters fight out of the orthodox stance.
On the day of the fight, Povetkin will be 41 years and 6 months old. Whyte will be 32 years and 11 months old.
After considering the both the fighters' stats and their performance patterns, the winning odds is calculated to be at a rare 50-50 for both the fighters — either fighter could win this fight with equal probability. Here is the prediction for Povetkin vs. Whyte II.
Dillian Whyte defeated Alexander Povetkin via 4th round TKO. Povetkin's 1 fight win streak comes to an end, and Whyte gets on a new winning streak. Whyte is now 28-2, and Povetkin 36-3-1.