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News: McDermott battles Whyte on 11/30; Witter vs. Gavin on Thursday

Dillian ‘the villain’ Whyte’s trajectory has been both an upward one, and a very rapid one. 2012 has been his breakthrough year, with an impressive six wins out of six fights under his belt; all but one by way of a KO or TKO. He remains undefeated as a professional and his amazing year will come to a head when he fights John McDermott for the vacant English heavyweight title on the David Price undercard.

The phrase ‘rising star’ gets bandied around a lot these days, but in the case of Dillian Whyte, it is certainly an apt one. Managed by Joe Long, founders of Fighters Inc, Whyte has only being fighting professionally for 18 short months and is already going for his first title belt. Continue reading