Kim Clavel will officially receive the award Pat-Tillman on the occasion of the ESPYS on the airwaves of ESPN. However, she has one more reason to celebrate. The new boxing GYM has just signed a contract for the promotion of Top Rank, according to what the Journal de Montréal has learned in the last few hours.
Clavel (11-0, 2 K.-O.) will fight on a card of the american sponsor for the month of July in Las Vegas against an opponent that has not yet been determined.
For his contract, one can speak of a trial. His quebecois promoter, Yvon Michel, had agreed to a single combat. If the boxer delivers a good performance, she will have excellent chances to obtain a long-term contract. The ball is in the camp of Clavel, who sees a beautiful door is open to it.
Michel did not want to comment on the information obtained by the Journal de Montreal.
A return to the ring
Clavel has not fought since December of last year, when she had won the title NABF weight flies. A few weeks later, she put an end to his association with his promoter for the first time, Eye of the Tiger Management.
Subsequently, she decided to make the jump in GYM. Clavel had to make the costs of a final which was to be presented march 21 at the Montreal Casino. However, the event has been cancelled due to the pandemic of the COVID-19.
To return to the price Pat-Tillman, she has won it after having decided to put her career on hold to go to the front lines in NURSING homes as a nursing assistant in the greater Montreal area. His story, which has been reported in several media, has toured the world in a few weeks.
The World Boxing Council (WBC) has also handed over the award “hero for humanity” for his dedication during the period of the crisis in Quebec. Subsequently, his candidacy has attracted the attention of the widow of Pat Tillman, Marie, who has decided to give her the award.