Tyson Fury and Oleksandr Usyk will fight for the undisputed heavyweight title on 18 May 2024 in Saudi Arabia.
An epic Boxing showdown is set to take place between two of the world’s greatest boxers Tyson Fury, 35, is the WBC champion with Ukraine’s Usyk, 36, holding the WBA, WBO and IBF belts.
The winner in Riyadh will become the first undisputed heavyweight champion since 1999. History will be made on 17 February in Riyadh. Never has there been a four-belt heavyweight undisputed world champion.The fight as part of the many exciting events that take place as part of Riyadh Season and is scheduled to take place on 18 May 2024, in the Kingdom Arena: Built in 60 days and accommodates more than 40,000 people.
Riyadh Season is one of the world’s largest winter entertainment event. Variety of food from around the world, courtesy of exclusive restaurants — plus countless exciting surprises. The festivities capture the essence of Saudi, from its Najdi heritage to its present-day dynamism.
Riyadh Season” refers to a series of exciting, must see, entertainment and cultural events held in Riyadh, the capital city of Saudi Arabia. These events aim to promote tourism, culture, and entertainment in the region. Riyadh Season is part of the Saudi Vision 2030 initiative, which seeks to diversify the country’s economy and enhance its cultural and entertainment offerings.
The events typically include Live Boxing, concerts, performances, art exhibitions, sports activities, and various cultural and recreational activities. These initiatives are part of the broader effort by Saudi Arabia to open up to international tourism and showcase the country’s rich cultural heritage.
The Boulevard City is one of the most important destinations of the Riyadh season, located in the north of Riyadh. It contains several events. It is the largest sustainable Entertainment hub in the season. It includes gardens, a dance fountain, several cafes, local and global restaurants,BLVD Square area hosts top local and global brand stores. The Garden hub zone contains many fast-food restaurants and many theatres for artistic and singing performances.
Boulevard Hall is set to be an exceptional 200,000 square metre multi-purpose building constructed in under 60 days (yes, you read that right). The new stadium can accommodate up to 26,000 spectators and uses the most recent technology to make sure your experience at the venue is top-notch.
Boulevard Hall, now Kingdom Arena, is considered one of the best outstanding sports destinations that have been announced within the forthcoming surprises of Riyadh Season under the slogan “Big Time”.
The stadium will accommodate around 26,000 spectators and utilize the latest technologies to provide a unique fan experience. Al-Hilal Club said construction work for Kingdom Arena will end at the beginning of 2024. The stadium is strategically located in Riyadh, making it an ideal venue for hosting events.
Kingdom Arena will feature exhibitions like Ana Arabiya, Riyadh Toy Festival, Dogs Festival, Riyadh Car Show, the ConCon Conference, and the Riyadh Season Football Cup, which will bring football clubs like Al-Hilal and Al-Nassr under one roof.