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Whyte vs. Rivas

Whyte passed VADA’s pre-fight & post-fight drug tests for Oscar Rivas contest

By Kenneth Friedman: Dillian Whyte and Oscar Rivas both passed VADA conducted random tests pre-fight on July 17 and post-fight on July 21.  → read full story

WBC not recognizing Dillian Whyte as interim champion

By Dean Flessel: In a bit of bad news for Matchroom fighter Dillian Whyte, the WBC withdrew their recognition of him as their interim heavyweight world champion due to his recent positive test results for his last fight on July 20 against Oscar Rivas.  → read full story

Arum highly critical of Dillian Whyte situation

By Kenneth Friedman: Top Rank promoter Bob Arum is highly critical of how British heavyweight Dillian Whyte’s recent alleged positive drug findings were handled by the British Boxing Board of Control, and Matchroom for his fight against Oscar Rivas on July 20.  → read full story

WBC could remove Dillian Whyte’s mandatory status

By Tim Royner:  The WBC are asking for more information from the British Boxing Board of Control about heavyweight Dillian Whyte’s reported positive test for a banned substance before his fight last Saturday night against Oscar Rivas.  → read full story

Eddie Hearn BOILS OVER at Dillian Whyte questions

By Charles Brun: Eddie Hearn lost his temper during an interview on Friday when asked about his fighter heavyweight Dillian Whyte having reportedly tested positive for a banned substance before his fight last Saturday night against Oscar Rivas.  → read full story

Deontay Wilder reacts to Dillian Whyte’s alleged failed drug test

By Mark Eisner:  Deontay Wilder says he’s disgusted by British heavyweight Dillian Whyte’s alleged positive drug test for a performance enhancing substance before his recent fight against Oscar Rivas last Saturday night in London, England.  → read full story

Dillian Whyte allegedly tests positive for PEDs for Oscar Rivas fight

By Pete Axline: British heavyweight Dillian Whyte has allegedly tested positive for a performance enhancing substance in a test conducted by UKAD for his fight last Saturday night against Oscar Rivas at the O2 Arena in London, England, according to Thomas Hauser in an interview with Boxing Social.  → read full story

Whyte vs. Rivas: Dillian wants WBC title shot now

By Charles Brun: Dillian Whyte wants to fight for the WBC title now after beating Oscar Rivas by a 12 round unanimous decision last Saturday in a world title eliminator at the O2 Arena in London, England.  → read full story

Boxing Results: Dillian Whyte decisions Oscar Rivas

By Scott Gilfoid: Dillian Whyte (26-1, 18 KOs) had to get up off the deck to go on to defeat Oscar Rivas (26-1, 18 KOs) by a 12 round unanimous decision to win the interim WBC heavyweight title on Saturday night at the O2 Arena in London, England.  → read full story

Dillian Whyte vs. Oscar Rivas – Official weigh-in results

By Mike Smith: Dillian Whyte weighed in at a soft looking 254 pounds on Friday afternoon for his fight against 2008 Olympian Oscar Rivas on Saturday night at the O2 Arena in London, England (LIVE on DAZN in the US) Rivas (26-0, 18 KOs) weighed in at a sculpted 239.2 pounds, and looked like a statue […]

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