Find all of Conor Benn’s quotes that have been published in 1 different article on this page. Conor Benn’s quotes are organized by date and topic, making it easy for you to compare, for example, what Conor Benn has said both recently, and in the past, on a variety of topics. Some of the topics Conor Benn likes to comment on include England, Tony and pressure. Most recently, Conor Benn said, “My Dad didn't really want me to fight, he thought that I would give it a try and have it as a hobby, but it escalated really quickly. He said there were a million other things to do, why do you need to fight? But I have no choice but to fight because it's in me, it's what I want to do, I want to be the best”.
I've been boxing for about three years now, I didn't know that fighting was made for me but I do now. I think I've progressed really quickly. People say it's because of my surname - it's because of that and that I can fight like my last name.
I'm scared about my debut. I've come to England by myself and the pressure on my shoulders is intense. But the fans have embraced me already, I feel they are going to be behind me, but I thrive on fear. No-one understands the position I am in, to ha[...]
My Dad didn't really want me to fight, he thought that I would give it a try and have it as a hobby, but it escalated really quickly. He said there were a million other things to do, why do you need to fight? But I have no choice but to fight becaus[...]
I feel at home with Tony. I trust him 100 per cent. He looks out for my best interests and in the gym, in the space of three months he's changed me from fighting like a boy to fighting like a man. I don't know how, but he's done it, and that's why h[...]