Eddie Hearn has offered an replace on the present standing of Conor Benn’s profession, and claimed the younger welterweight will return to motion within the not too distant future.
Talking on the DAZN Boxing Present, Hearn revealed the WBC had not but offered an official ruling concerning Benn’s failed VADA assessments forward of his ultimately cancelled mega struggle with Chris Eubank Jr.
Nevertheless, the Matchroom boss acknowledged plans would quickly be put in movement to restart Benn’s profession, regardless of any resolution from the WBC.
“I don’t like speaking an excessive amount of on this, however Conor Benn goes to be again quickly. We’re ready.”
“Again in December, we submitted a complete report on the scenario, which is filled with stuff we will’t wait to share.”
“We had been informed by the WBC that we’d have a choice by the top of December. I’m not criticising them as a result of it’s a tricky resolution, there’s lots to digest. However we wish a choice.”
“You’re speaking about one thing that occurred seven months in the past. If we don’t get a choice quickly, we’re going to make a transfer – as a result of Conor Benn can struggle now.”
Benn’s profession got here to a halt in 2022 after information broke he had twice examined optimistic for the banned substance Clomid.
The 25 12 months outdated is at the moment a fighter and not using a license, after he opted to not renew his British Boxing Board of Management license forward of a scheduled disciplinary listening to.
It stays unclear whether or not or not Benn and his workforce will look to hunt licensing from the British Board when he does return.