According to reports, Pacquiao may be in line to face Benn in Abu Dhabi on June 3rd, 2023. This is despite the fact that Benn tested positive for clomiphene on two occasions.
While the Brit has been reinstated by the WBC, he has failed to clear his name with the British Boxing Board of Control.
And yet, at the age of 44, Arum has not been pleased to see his former fighter potentially making a return.
“That’s sort of sad, because he is [44 years old]. But I know he always stays in good shape. And I wish him nothing but the best, but you know, it’s just sad at the age of  that he feels it necessary to pursue a boxing career,” Arum
And this was reflected in the comments that followed on social media.