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This is the STANDOUT BET of the evening Dillian Whyte to beat Alexander Povetkin by KO or TKO for the WBC interim and diamond heavyweight titles and Ireland’s Katie Taylor to beat Belgium’s Delfine Persoon on points for the undisputed lightweight titles at 11/4 with Star Sports.
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At yesterdays weigh-in Whyte scaled 18st 6oz with Povetkin just over 2st lighter at 16st dead. Taylor scaled 9st 8lb 3oz with Persoon 9st 6lb 7oz for their re-match.
Whyte v Povetkin – LIVE on Sky Sports Box Office & Radio 5 Live from 22:15
Taylor v Persoon – LIVE on Sky Sports Box Office & Radio 5 Live from 21:30
Whyte 32yo must overcome a seasoned PRO and former world champion in nearly 41yo Povetkin if he is to keep his DREAMS of a WBC world heavyweight title shot alive, whilst Taylor must put her stamp on the rematch with Persoon who will be looking to settle the score this time around.
Other match ups on the card see BRITS Zak Chelli v Jack Cullen in a 10 round contest at super-middle, Croatian Alen Babic v American Shawndell Williams in an 8 round heavyweight contest and BRITS Luther Caly v Chris Kongo over 10 rounds for the WBO global welterweight title.