Dillian Whyte: A Look at The Body Snatcher’s Training

Published 03/23/2021, 9:00 PM EDT
RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA – DECEMBER 06: Dillian Whyte poses as he weighs in ahead of the Heavyweight fight between Dillian Whyte and Mariusz Wach during the Clash on the Dunes Weigh In at the the Al Faisaliah Hotel on December 06, 2019 in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)


British heavyweight elite Dillian Whyte has often changed his trainers in the professional run, and under different circumstances, he has joined hands with different veterans. Hailing from the UK, Whyte has his primary team and gym based in his hometown.

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However, the former WBC Interim champion roams around the globe to keep to his fighting schedule as his training camps continue to put him at different locations. Meanwhile, Whyte is gearing up for the bigger names in his current boxing ride.

That said, Sky Sports reported that he is training in Portugal for the time and has added Harold ‘The Shadow’ Knight-a former co-trainer of Lennox Lewis to his camp. Meanwhile, Xavier Miller is also present and it can be extremely fruitful for ‘The Body Snatcher’.

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‘The Body Snatcher’ has parted ways with his long-time trainer Marc Tibbs after suffering a KO loss to Alexander Povetkin, which took away his WBC crown. But Tibbs and Whyte had seen several wins alongside, and the former’s absence can be costly for Dillian Whyte.

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A look at Dillian Whyte and his training

The 6’4” tall Dillian Whyte is a beast inside the gym. He trains like no one else and has one of the toughest regimes in all of boxing. Being a professional pugilist, Whyte follows several orthodox training methods. However, he has his own unique steps after that.

He also engages in weightlifting and several more exercises to retain the fitness level. Irrespective of the location, Whyte never compromises his fitness and boxing regimen. Moreover, he adds unique features to his camps based on his opponents.

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Prior to his bouts, Whyte often shares clips of his training and there are several videos available on how he prepares himself. It’s no secret that Dillian Whyte is a hard hitter, and it’s quite evident in his boxing regimes.

From punching bag drills to cross hooks, Whyte understands his main weapons and continues to hone himself under different parameters. Boasting 27 wins alongside only 2 losses, he is clearly one of the best in the current heavyweight division. He is also an exceptional entertainer in the sport and has made a commendable name for himself away from the ring.

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Raj Sarkar

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A senior boxing writer at EssentiallySports, Raj Sarkar is a mass media graduate who is currently pursuing his master’s degree in broadcast journalism. In addition to his current role, he has worked with the MMA team at EssentiallySports and has interviewed prominent fighters such as Ritu Phogat and 'The Red King' Rory MacDonald. He combined his bachelor's degree with his adoration for combat sports and has a combined 2000 plus bylines in MMA and boxing over the last two years.

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