A crop of super-lightweights will fight’The Contract’ if the quarter-finals are held at York Hall on November 22, live on Sky Sports.
Eight fighters in the 140lbs branch will compete together with the winner claiming a five-fight deal with six-figure purses for every fight, at the revolutionary championship.
As he seeks the prize following his volatile successes over Derry Mathews and Tom Farrell, Even the big-hitting Ohara Davies has joined the attraction.
Sweden’s Anthony Yigit has analyzed himself in the maximum level as a former world-title challenger, suffering a stoppage defeat to Ivan Baranchyk to the IBF belt, and also has previously held the strap.
Mohamed Mimoune, yet another ex-European winner, needs to be a familiar face on these shores after the Frenchman points win over Sam Eggington in 2017.
Kazakhstan’s Zhankosh Turarov holds a record that is 24-fight that is perfect, demonstrating his encounter power with 17 stoppage successes.
Davies engaged lately in a war of words along with the Belfast man will be keen as he tries to reach the closing, to settle their feud.
Akeem Ennis-Brown has impressed on the national scene, although unbeaten contender Darren Surtees can also be eager to earn the multi-fight thing beating current champion Chris Jenkins last year.
Adam Smith, head of Sky Sports Boxing, stated:”We were delighted to add The Golden Contract into our live schedule last week – and also the super-lightweights should offer a barnstorming show in Bethnal Green.
“A number of these fighters have shown their qualities on Sky Sports reveals, but there are also some new faces to watch out for! It is hard to select a winner out of this exciting harvest and we’ll definitely witness several upsets of drama.
“November will be a huge month on Sky Sports and there will be more announcements coming shortly.”
Matchroom Boxing manager Eddie Hearn stated:”The 140lb division is red-hot, both domestically and internationally, and also, in October, Sky Sports have the very best of it.
“On October 19, Robbie Davies Jnr and Lewis Ritson battle it out for national supremacy in Newcastle and also a week later Josh Taylor takes on Regis Prograis at a huge unification match-up in the O2, live on Sky Sports Box Office.
“The fighters in The Golden Contract have a fantastic chance to gatecrash both these scenes, it is a wonderful line-up that’ll be full of play.”
MTK global professional development planner Jamie Conlan said:”It’s going to be another great night in London’s most renowned boxing stronghold. What a group of fighters this is in 140lb – and the thing is there’s still one more to be added to the mix!
“There are a lot of intriguing possible quarter-final match-ups here and the place will be completely rocking on the night as the hopefuls bid to take the first step towards that life-changing Golden Contract.”
The Golden Deal begins with the as Jazza Dickens, Ryan Walsh and Leigh Wood join a field of fighters in York Hall live on Sky Sports.
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