Chris Eubank Jr gave a quick, mocking reaction to Conor Benn’s comeback earn on Saturday night in Florida.
The British rivals had been thanks to fight very last calendar year, only for their bout to be cancelled at the previous moment because of to two positive drugs tests from Benn.
The 26-yr-aged has been out of the ring at any time considering the fact that, but returned in controversial instances with the enchantment in his UKAD situation nevertheless ongoing.
Benn’s hope is to re-make the fight with Eubank Jr in December, adhering to Eubank Jr’s rematch triumph above Liam Smith earlier this thirty day period.
On the other hand, Benn’s efficiency did not match his rivals as he did not have matters all his have way from Mexican warrior Rodolfo Orozco, who proved more resilient than quite a few expected.
The struggle went the length with the Brit victorious by unanimous decision.
Eubank Jr tweeted his instant response – simply just a yawning emoji and a sleeping emoji, tagging Benn instantly.
Benn twice tested positive for the banned PED clomifene in two different VADA prescription drugs assessments very last calendar year.
A ruling designed by the NADP (Nationwide Anti-Doping Panel) in the 26-12 months-old’s UKAD (Uk Anti-Doping) case saw his suspension lifted in July, clearing the way for him to struggle yet again.
It has been documented that the final decision to elevate Benn’s suspension was ‘focused heavily’ on jurisdictional technicalities – particularly UKAD’s incapability to rule on VADA tests – and did not contain any precise examination of science conveying why clomifene was discovered in Benn’s method.
Final month, UKAD and the BBBofC (British Boxing Board of Control) appealed the NADP ruling – and this enchantment has no crystal clear resolution nonetheless.
Having said that, as he is no extended suspended, Benn obtained a Texas boxing licence and used it to return in Florida on Saturday evening.