The interim WBC heavyweight champion of the world Alexander Povetkin went to Gelendzhik, where he will begin preparations for a rematch with Briton Dillian White. The promotion company “World of Boxing” announced this on its Instagram page.
“Povetkin today, together with his team, flew to Gelendzhik, where he will conduct the first stage of preparation for a rematch against Dillian White, whom he defeated by knockout in the first fight in August last year. This victory brought“ Russian Knight ”the WBC belt, and he will defend him in revenge.
The revenge was postponed due to Povetkin’s coronavirus disease. Now Alexander has fully recovered and is ready to start full preparation for battle. The new date of the rematch will be announced in the coming days, “- the account of the World of Boxing company reports.
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Recall that initially Povetkin’s revenge with White was scheduled for November 21, but a few weeks before that date it had to be canceled due to the Russian’s positive COVID-19 test.