• Pair claim to have agreed to a third fight two decades after their retirements• Board has not received a licence application from either former boxer The British Boxing Board of Control has not received a licence application for Steve Collins or Nigel Benn and considers a fight between the two “unlikely”. Related: Nigel Benn: 'Boxing is therapy for rage' Related: Nigel Benn: ‘He was my hero.
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Nigel Benn and Steve Collins are yet to apply for the licences they need for a rematch 21 years after they last met.
Boxing legends Nigel Benn, 53, and Steve Collins, 52, agree to a rematch even though neither has fought since the 1990s.