Clayton (15-0,” 10 knock outs ), also a 2012 Olympian and six-time national winner, was knocking on the door of world title contention, fast-tracking through the 147-pound ranks in just over four years since a specialist.
The Dartmouth indigenous, who is trained and operated by Eric Belanger, will have a chance to showcase his skills in Toronto, the home base of Lee Baxter Promotions’ Boxing hotbed.
Clayton was seen in 2018, when he turned against the unbeaten Stephen Danyo into a shut out performance.
The old is likely to make his debut under the Lee Baxter Promotions banner March 29 to the exact same block of property, at the Mattamy Athletic Centre which legends such as Jose Napoles, Muhammad Ali and George Chuvalo have battled. Clayton’s competitor is going to be named shortly.