Gear up to watch the Global Titans Fight Series on Burj Al Arab’s helipad, live exclusively on STARZPLAY
Ain Alalam – Rashad Iskandrni
STARZPLAY subscribers in KSA can watch the fights between Floyd Mayweather and ‘Dangerous’ Don Moore, Anderson Silva and Bruno Machado, Delfine Pasoon and Elhem Mekhaled and Badou Jack and Hany Atiyo on Friday, May 14 at, starting at 10PM UAE time
The first of its kind, the Global Titans Fight Series will be hosted in Dubai at one of the iconic locations- the Burj Al Arab’s helipad. Kicking off on Saturday, May 14, the one-day event will bring together the world’s sporting legends. The fight night is set to be headlined by Floyd ‘Money’ Mayweather and ‘Dangerous’ Don Moore.
Boxing enthusiasts in Saudi Arabia can sit back and enjoy the Global Titans Fight Series exclusively on STARZPLAY, MENA region’s fastest-growing subscription video on demand (SVOD) service, as the platform live streams the enthralling event, starting at 10PM UAE time.
The unbeaten five-time world champion Floyd Mayweather, who has never lost a fight ever and the ‘Dangerous’ Don Moore, who has never fought an opponent with a winning streak, will headline the event in an exhibition fight.
Having retired from professional boxing in 2017, Floyd Mayweather’s last professional fight against icon Connor McGregor resulted in a win for Mayweather by total knockout in round 10. Post his retirement, Mayweather took on YouTuber Logan Paul in a much-anticipated exhibition fight in June 2021, which exceeded 1 million pay-per-view buys. Further, amongst the top 10 highest-grossing PPV boxing fights of all time include five fights featuring Mayweather with four them making it to the top ranking.
Going head-to-head in additional exhibition fights are current UAE Warriors lightweight champion Bruno Machado who will take on retired UFC icon, Anderson Silva, and former two-time world champion boxer Badou Jack, who will go up against Hany Atiyo from Egypt. Delfine Parsoon, former WBC female lightweight champion will compete with Elhem Mekhaled, who has held the European female super-featherweight title since 2018.
Global Titans Fight Series are incredible boxing and MMA events, featuring the best fight champions in the world. All Global Titans events are held at iconic international locations creating spectacular live shows, which are broadcast to the world. In the Kingdom, STARZPLAY is bringing the thrilling face-offs exclusively for its subscribers at no additional cost.
With thousands of hours of premium content including the best western content, Arabic shows, Turkish favorites, anime, and live sports, STARZPLAY is today the number one streaming platform in the MENA region. The service is available in 19 countries across the Middle East, North Africa and Pakistan for fans to enjoy quality content anytime, anywhere, and from any device.
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