Promoter Eddie hearn noted that the boxer Dillian whyte holds a lawsuit against the CMB, for the body to name him the official challenger to the heavyweight title.
In past days, Mauricio Sulaiman, president of the CMBsaid in an interview for TalkSPORT I couldn’t talk much about the subject of Dillian whyte.
“Unfortunately, there are circumstances at this time that limit what I can and cannot comment on (on Whyte)”, He said Sulaiman at that moment.
The promoter of Dillian whyte, Eddie hearn, clarifies that this is because the fighter maintains a dispute with the body.
“Yes, (the litigation) is still ongoing,” he said. Hearn to TalkSPORT. “I think that Dillian whyte he’s pushing for answers and some justice. Can’t say that Dillian whyte now he is not a manadotio. That is a lot of crap. I just want to keep him busy, fight in September and fight in December. “
Dillian whyte filed a lawsuit against the CMB last year for the body to respect his status as mandatory challenger to the heavyweight title. But the body gave the green light to the unifying fight between Anthony Joshua Y Tyson fury.
Meanwhile, Whyte was knocked out by Povetkin. In revenge with Povetkin, Whyte he was able to avenge the defeat and knocked him out. However the CMB did not return to Whyte his status as a mandatory challenger, for which the English fighter took legal measures in which he seeks to do. assert your right.
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Mauricio Sulaiman, president of the organization, declared a few weeks ago to Social Boxing that there were currently no mandatory belt challengers that Fury would expose on July 24 before Deontay Wilder, fight that had to be rescheduled until October 9 because the English boxer was infected with Covid-19.
“Right now there are no mandatory contenders in the division. We have this fight that is happening on July 24 and then we will address this matter, “said the Mexican.
“We have not received a request for sanction from Whyte and your team. This is always a constant situation. There is not much I can say at this point. We are in a process that we have to deal with and as soon as we have news about this matter, we will let it be known, ”he argued.