Deerfield Beach, FL (October 1, 2014) World ranked lightweight MONTY MEZA CLAY has signed an exclusive promotional contract with Boxing legend MIKE TYSON and IRON MIKE PRODUCTIONS it was announced today.
“We’re thrilled to bring Monty aboard to our team. His fight against Allan Herrera in August was one of the most valiant performances I’ve seen in many years,” said Tyson. “He’s exactly the type of all-action warrior that we love to promote.”
Stated Clay, “I’m honored to join Mike and the team at Iron Mike Productions. I can’t wait to get back into the ring in Pittsburgh on November 14th.”
The highly popular Western Pennsylvania native Clay improved to
36-3-0 (2KO’s) stopping tough Mexican veteran Allan Herrera in the tenth round of their “Fight of the Year” candidate on August 8th in front of a huge crowd at CONSOL Energy Center in Pittsburgh and a nationally televised audience.
Said Chris Middendorf, Vice President of Iron Mike Productions, “For many years Monty has been one of the toughest fighters in the lightweight division. We want to provide fans with the best action possible in the ring and our signing of Monty truly exemplifies that.”
Currently ranked #15 by the World Boxing Council, Clay will return to battle at “The Pride of Pittsburgh II” set for Friday, November 14th at CONSOL Energy Center in the ten round co-main event against “Lightning” Rod Salka.
Advance tickets starting at $42 are now available through the Dick’s Sporting Goods Box Office at CONSOL Energy Center, Ticketmaster.com, all Ticketmaster outlets or charge by phone at 800-745-3000.