Hearn tests positive for COVID-19!
Matchroom Boxing’s headman Eddie Hearn has revealed that he tested positive for COVID-19 as he was headed into the bubble for the upcoming fight between touted light heavyweight prospect Joshua Buatsi (12-0, 10KOs) v Marko Calic (11-0, 6KOs).
The fight card will still take place as planned on October 4. The Matchroom headman took to Twitter to reveal the news.
Hearn becomes the first major promoter to test positive for the disease, at least to the public’s knowledge. He did reveal that all other tests were negative.
3kingsboxing.com will continue to monitor the situation and provide updates as they become available.
By: Jerrell Fletcher