YouTube sensation KSI will be a guest at Knockout Night, which will see 28 fighters, including British boxer Amir Khan, fight it out, on Friday at FIVE, Palm Jumeirah.
The star-studded event will feature 14 bouts of fights — nine bouts of boxing and five bouts of kick-boxing — with names including the undefeated Cruiserweight Viddal Riley versus ‘UAE Boxer of the Year’ Mo Ali, and five-time Muay Thai World Champion Atakan Arslan, versus Christos Avramidis.
“Knockout Night at FIVE is Badou Jack Promotions’ first event in the UAE and we’re really excited to showcase the very best of international and regional boxers and kick-boxers. We’re proud to host local fighters including Majid Al Nagbi and Saudi Arabia’s Julaidan Abdulfatah,” said Amer Abdallah, CEO of Badou Jack Promotions.
The fights will also be live-streamed to 180 countries from 3pm.
Tickets, starting at Dh500, along with the full list of fighters, are available online.