Alexander ‘Sasha’ Povetkin is a world-class professional boxer from Russia who was born on September 2, 1979. Alexander started exhibiting signs of a great future boxer even when he was just an amateur. By the time he was 21, he had already won countless awards and honours. He is an Olympic gold medalist and a former WBA Heavyweight Champion. Fighting in the Super-heavyweight class, Povetkin has a record of winning 29 out of 30 fights with 21 of his wins coming by way of KO. Povetkin’s only loss came after a valiant fight vs. Wladimir Klitschko for the WBA, IBF, WBO, and IBO heavyweight titles in October of 2013, where Klitschko won by unanimous decision.
|Name:||Александр Владимирович Поветкин|
|Age:||40 years old|
|Date of Birth:||September 2, 1979|
|Pro Boxing Record:||35-2-1 (Win-Loss-Draw)|
|Fighting out of:||Chekhov, Russia|
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Family Marital Status (Married), Wife, Children
In July 2013, Povetkin married Yevgenia Merkulova in the Czech Republic. While they have no children together, he has a daughter, Arina, with his ex-wife, Irina. His brother, Vladimir Povetkin, is also a light heavyweight professional.
Alexander Povetkin net worth
Per Famous People Net Worth, Povetkin’s net worth is estimated to be about $7 million (£5.3m). Povetkin’s wealth is largely the result of his success in the ring over the years, as he’s accrued an impressive 34-1 record since turning professional in June 2005.
Alexander Povetkin next fight
Dillian Whyte is set to return to the ring this summer to take on Russian veteran Alexander Povetkin providing the fight goes ahead amid the coronavirus pandemic. The White vs Povetkin fights will be on Aug. 15, 2020. Whyte beat Mariusz Wach in Saudi Arabia last December on the undercard for Anthony Joshua’s rematch win over Andy Ruiz Jr.