The official weigh-in for Saturday’s Heavyweight rematch between top contenders Alexander Povetkin and Dillian Whyte took place earlier today in Gibraltar. Weights for the entire card, which will be broadcast globally on digital subscription sports streaming network DAZN and on pay-per-view throughout the United Kingdom and Ireland on Sky Box Office are as follows .
Main Event: Heavyweight – 12Rds.*
Alexander Povetkin 228 1/4lbs. vs. Dillian Whyte 247 1/4lbs.
(* Bout will determine interim champion status in the World Boxing Council’s (WBC) Heavyweight ratings. A designation currently held by Povetkin.)
Vacant British Jr. Middleweight championship – 12Rds.
Ted Cheeseman 153 1/2lbs. vs. James Metcalf 153 3/4lbs.
Lightweight – 4Rds.
Campbell Hatton 136 3/4lbs. vs. Jesus Ruiz 136 1/4lbs.
Welterweight – 10Rds.
Chris Kongo 146 3/4lbs. vs. Michael McKinson 146 1/4lbs.
Heavyweight – 10Rds.
Fabio Wardley 232 1/4lbs. vs. Eric Molina 251 1/4lbs.
Jr. Lightweight – 10 Rds.
Youssef Khoumari 130lbs. vs. Kane Baker 128 1/2lbs.
Heavyweight – 10Rds.
Erik Pfeifer 246 1/4lbs. vs. Nick Webb 262lbs.
Povetkin vs. Whyte II takes place on Saturday, March 27th at the Europa Point Sports Complex in Gibraltar. The bout as well as its full undervalued can be seen globally on digital subscription sports streaming network DAZN (Excluding the United Kingdom) beginning at 2PM ET/11AM PT (U.S. Time.) For more information about DAZN including schedules, list of compatible streaming devices, platforms,Smart TVs, availability around the world, and to subscribe please visit: www.DAZN.com.
In the United Kingdom and Ireland, the card can be seen on a pay-per-view basis on Sky Box Office at 6PM (Local UK Time) for £19.95. For more information about about availability in your area and to order please visit: https://www.sky.com/boxoffice/povetkin-whyte. Check your local listings for availability and start times internationally.
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