He fought Tayar Mehmed and won via On 3 December 2011 Whyte defeated Croatian Toni Visic, winning by The next fight for Whyte was against veteran journeyman Hastings Rasani on 21 January 2012 at the For his fifth professional bout, Whyte defeated Bulgarian Kristian Kirilov by TKO in the first round at The Troxy, Two months later on 15 September 2012, Whyte challenged former A sample for an in-competition drugs test that Whyte had provided after his victory over Hungary's Sandor Balogh on 13 October was examined and subsequently tested positive for the banned stimulant In its first instance decision, the NADP found that Whyte failed to seek professional or medical advice before using the supplement Jack3d, which he had bought over the counter from a nutritional supplement shop.Whyte was thereby banned from all competition with a period of ineligibility from 13 October 2012 to 12 October 2014, and the result against Balogh disqualified.On 20 December 2014, Whyte scored another TKO win, this time over heavyweight hope Kamil Sokolowski in three rounds at the Whyte followed up his Sokolowski win with a KO victory over Marcelo Luiz Nascimento on 7 February 2015 at the Camden CentreWhyte's next fight after Nascimento was against undefeated Beka Lobjanidze,On 1 August 2015, Whyte faced Irineu Beato Costa Junior,On 14 September 2015, it was announced that Whyte would fight old rival Anthony Joshua for the vacant British heavyweight title on 12 December at The O2 Arena in London on Following the loss to Joshua, Whyte spent some time recovering from a shoulder surgery and returned to the boxing ring on It was announced on 19 September that Whyte would fight domestic veteran Terms were finally agreed for a fight between Whyte and bitter London rival In April 2017 it was announced that Whyte would headline a card at The O2 Arena on 3 June 2017. "The way they speak on social media - they want to do this to each other.

After hearing this, Chisora came out saying 'No one wants to see that [Whyte-Ortiz]', that he was 'the Money Man' and Whyte should fight him if he wants to earn more money.On 17 October, it was reported that Chisora had hired former rival David Haye as his new manager.
Whyte claimed the Joshua fight "was dead" and he was to look at other options, including a potential fight with Dominic Breazeale for the WBC interim title, but Breazeale challenged Deontay Wilder for the world title.

After round six, Whyte began to show fatigue. After the win, Whyte called out Anthony Joshua and then stormed off mid-discussion. You're thinking, 'In a couple of days, we're going to be smashing each other to bits.'" It looks like it was just staged. Frank Warren Challenges Eddie Hearn: Fury Vs Joshua, Whyte Vs Dubois, Joyce Vs Chisora. Heavyweight contender Dillian Whyte was not in top condition, but easily outpointed former world title challenger Mariusz Wach.

Anthony Joshua and Dillian Whyte appeared to have settled their rivalry when they fought on the same show in Saudi Arabia last December.

He was later reinstated in December after being fully cleared before the fight against Mariusz Wach. "It's not ideal really, because you don't want to be around somebody you're going to be fighting, for so long. "Povetkin will fly into Britain on Friday, just over two weeks before the fight, and Whyte admits there could be a series of tense confrontations with the Russian as both are staying at the same Brentwood hotel due to quarantine restrictions. Bumping into him here and there is different from being next to someone. I was rocked and took a few."

Dillian Whyte could be made world champion if Tyson Fury is upgraded to WBC 'franchise' champion by fighting Anthony Joshua.