Heavyweight bad boy Dereck Chisora will return to the ring at Wembley Arena on March 16 - if he is cleared to fight by the British Boxing Board of Control.
The Londoner was stripped of his licence last year after a shameful brawl with David Haye in Hamburg at a post-fight press conference in February following his defeat to WBC world champion Vitali Klitschko.
The two protagonists settled their differences in the ring at Upton Park in July under the auspices of the Luxembourg Boxing Federation when Haye stopped the 29-year-old in the fifth round.
Chisora, who has taken anger management classes in a bid to convince the Board he is fit to hold a licence, expects to hear shortly whether he will be cleared to fight on the same card as world champions Ricky Burns and Nathan Cleverly and Commonwealth champion George Groves.
'I've been keeping quite busy,' he said. 'I've been in the gym and I've been running.'
Chisora will hope that victory over 10 rounds in March - against an opponent yet to be named - will propel him back among the contenders for a world title or set him up to challenge David Price for his British and Commonwealth belts.
The undefeated Liverpudlian is open to the idea of fighting Chisora but must first face American Tony Thompson on home soil on February 23 at the Echo Arena. daily mail