UKAD have launched an investigation in relation to Conor Benn
The British Boxing Board of Control have confirmed they will be investigating Conor Benn for the use of prohibited substances.
The BBBofC released the following statement on Friday, October 14:
"Following the British Boxing Board of Control Limited’s decision on 4th October 2022 to prohibit the contest between Chris Eubank Jnr. and Conor Benn that was scheduled to take place on 8th October 2022, the Board is aware that it has been widely reported in the press that an ‘A’ sample provided by Mr. Benn to the Voluntary Anti-Doping Association tested positive for a prohibited substance.
UK Anti-Doping (UKAD) has launched an investigation in relation to Mr. Benn and the Board is in communication with UKAD in relation to that investigation.
The Board will release further details in relation to this matter, as and when appropriate."