Eddie Hearn is genuinely involved Dillian Whyte will ‘have a tear up’ with Alexander Povetkin earlier than their scheduled struggle.
The ‘Bodysnatcher’ returns to the ring for the primary time since December when he takes on the Russian Olympian on August 22 at Matchroom Struggle Camp in Essex.
Nonetheless, each males will get the possibility to sq. off earlier than the primary bell rings due to the ‘bubble’ they’re each staying in.
Hearn admits Whyte could be ‘disagreeable’ throughout struggle week and is even contemplating transport him off to a caravan.
Revealing his fears to Sky Sports activities, Hearn mentioned: “Look, we’ve had fighters within the final three weeks that haven’t been the famous person names and so they’ve been a delight to take care of. Subsequent week, the egos come to city.
“No criticism of the fighters, however we’re speaking about undisputed champions. We’re speaking about primary ranked heavyweights. We’re speaking about Olympic gold medallists.
“And suddenly the setup modifications fully and having spoken to Dillian Whyte I’ve to lift considerations to the British Boxing Board of Management about folks like – and that is my foremost concern – Dillian Whyte and Alexander Povetkin being in the identical resort.
“As a result of the problem isn’t just they’re in the identical resort on completely different flooring, they’re on the identical flooring. They’re on the identical hall. If Dillian Whyte bumps into Alexander Povetkin within the hall, or out right here on the grass, we will’t be chargeable for the implications.
“Katie Taylor and Delfine Persoon is tremendous icy, they don’t like one another and there’s already dangerous blood, however I feel they’ve received sufficient about themselves to maintain themselves to themselves.
“What we don’t need to see is Alexander Povetkin and Dillian Whyte rolling down that hill, onto the A12 and having a tear up. We’ll save that for Saturday night time, Sky Sports activities Field Workplace.
“However I do have considerations that I’m elevating to the British Boxing Board of Management.
“I spoke to Dillian Whyte earlier, we’re speaking about probably hiring a Winnebago for him to stay in, in a secluded space, quarantined off, hooked up to the resort.
“Bit quirky I do know, however I’m struggling to search out one other answer. We’ve received these laws and duties in place when it comes to quarantine and testing, however we even have an enormous concern that everyone is on high of one another.
“You may’t ignore folks; you may’t avoid folks. And Dillian Whyte in struggle week is just not a pleasing particular person, to be trustworthy with you. So for the protection of the occasion I want to discover a option to segregate Whyte and Povetkin for subsequent week.”