Dillian Whyte

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Name: Dillian Whyte
Alias: 'The Body Snatcher'
Hometown: Brixton, London, United Kingdom
Birthplace: Port Antonio, Jamaica
Stance: Orthodox
Height: 193cm
Reach: 198cm
Pro Boxer: Record
Amateur Boxer: Record

Trainers: Chris Okoh (2008-2015), Johnathon Banks (2015-2016), Mark Tibbs (2016-2020), Xavier Miller (2020-2022), James (Buddy) McGirt (2022-)
Promoter: Frank Maloney (2011-2014), Eddie Hearn (2016-)
Manager: Joe Long (2011-2015)

Amateur Career

  • Amateur Record: 6-0-0 (5 KO's).
  • In his first amateur bout, in 2009, aged 20, Whyte defeated Anthony Joshua by unanimous decision over three rounds. He left one of his amateur opponents in a coma for several weeks, due to a knockout. Whyte has a limited amateur record because of a dispute with the ABA regarding his kickboxing background, which led him to turn professional in 2011, although trainer Chris Okoh wanted him to remain amateur.

Regional & Minor Titles

  • WBC International Silver heavyweight title
  • WBC International heavyweight title
  • BBBoC British heavyweight title
  • WBC Silver heavyweight title
  • WBO International heavyweight title
  • interim WBC World heavyweight title

Professional Record

Championship Record

Variant Record


  • Whyte has competed in professional kickboxing and MMA.
  • Whyte tested positive for the banned substance methylhexaneamine (MHA) in a test on 13 October after his victory over Hungary's Sandor Balogh. The substance was found in the supplement 'Jack 3D' which at the time, could be purchased in store.