The winner of the tournament, decided via a 4-round elimination system, is to be awarded a final prize of $5 million dollars. Eight top heavyweights are to participate in the event.
|O'Neil Bell||Former undisputed cruiserweight world champion|
|Calvin Brock||pulled out, replacement unknown|
|Chris Byrd||former 2002-2006 IBF heavyweight world champion|
|Juan Carlos Gomez|
|Oliver McCall||former 1994-1995 WBC heavyweight world champion|
|Samuel Peter||pulled out, replacement unknown|