AMATEUR boxing standout turned pro and now YouTuber Vidal Riley has signed with Mayweather Promotions.

The cruiserweight knockout artist has been honing his skills at the Mayweather Boxing Club in Las Vegas.

The news was first reported by Boxing Social per Geri Davis, media relations officer for the WBC.

The Londoner made the contract official with Mayweather Promotions CEO Leonard Ellerbe in a meeting at the Nevada gym on October 15.

The bright young star is a big get for Mayweather Promotions.

Ellerbe said: “Vidal Riley is the whole package across the board and his charisma will take him far.”

Riley said: “My future goal in boxing is to become a fighter who can sell out arenas and generate huge PPV numbers like the legend, Floyd Mayweather.”