What’s the best fight for Conor Benn to take next? – Boxing News


What’s the most effective transfer for rising star Conor Benn to make subsequent?

Tony Sims
Conor Benn’s coach

I wish to get him again out in July. We’ll see what’s on the desk and what’s greatest for him. There are some large names within the welterweight division [but] he’s nonetheless on a studying curve, he’s nonetheless creating, he’s nonetheless 24. I’ll develop him till the time I believe is correct for him to struggle the massive names. I simply wish to do what I believe is correct for Conor.

Natasha Jonas
World title challenger

I believe David Avaneysan, the European welterweight champion, or Michael McKinson, who simply beat Chris Kongo.

Ekow Essuman
Welterweight prospect

A struggle between myself, Chris Jenkins or Josh Kelly. You’d suppose he’d be having his sights on the British title nonetheless however he appears to have swerved it for now. On the worldwide scene possibly a struggle with David Avanesyan. It must be simple to make as they’re each with Matchroom.

Mark Robinson/Matchroom Boxing

Andy Clarke
Commentator and podcaster

David Avanesyan. Difficult for the European title could be an ideal subsequent struggle for Benn and, crucially, it seems that Avanesyan is keen to present him a shot. 

Paul Prepared
Boxing supervisor

Somebody like Chris Van Heerden. He wants the rounds, that’s the place he’s going to proceed to develop. I don’t suppose he’s prepared for [Shawn] Porter. Amir Khan’s going to need an excessive amount of cash. A former world title challenger within the winter of their profession however has nonetheless received the ring smarts goes to be a superb possibility for him.

Learn Steve Bunce’s ringside report from Benn’s newest struggle right here

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