Highlights of Dillian Whyte vs. Alexander Povetkin: How to get a free re-watch of the entire fight
Dillian Whyte fought Alexander Povetkin in a heavyweight bout in Gibraltar Thursday night. You may still catch the fight’s highlights or re-watch it in its entirety for free. Express Sport has all the details you need to keep up with the exciting fight.
This weekend, Dillian Whyte fought Alexander Povetkin in a jaw-dropping heavyweight bout. If you missed any of the action on Saturday night, there’s still time to catch up. Here’s how to view the highlights or re-watch the entire battle for free – and don’t worry, there are plenty of options.
When Whyte met Povetkin at the ‘Rumble on the Rock,’ he was looking for atonement.
The British fighter had already lost to Povetkin in August of last year.
After continuing to win fights for several years, Whyte was on the verge of a world title challenge.
He’d won his previous 11 fights in a row, and a mandatory challenge to Tyson Fury’s world title was all but guaranteed if he beat Povetkin.
In the early rounds, Whyte was largely in command of the fight, knocking Povetkin down twice.
He was on his way to victory when he was knocked unconscious by a powerful left uppercut.
Povetkin prevailed in the fight, handing Whyte his second career loss.
Whyte had another chance to get his world title hopes back on track this weekend when he faced off against Povetkin. Was he able to defeat the Russian this time? To find out, you’ll have to watch the highlights…
Whyte vs Povetkin was an exclusive Sky Sports Box Office telecast that cost £19.95 in the UK.
For up to a week, those who pre-booked the event will be able to re-watch the full battle for free.
“Once you’ve purchased the fight, this will allow you full access to watch the event in full on Saturday, March 27, live on Sky Sports Box Office,” Sky Sports noted on its website.
“You’ll also receive unrestricted access to the fights for the first seven days after the event begins.”
You can still watch the fight on Sunday, March 28 if you didn’t pre-book it.
The whole event will be broadcast again the next day on Sky Sports Box Office.
“Brinkwire Summary News” will air two full-fight replays of Whyte vs Povetkin.