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Saudi Arabia Ready to Host 1st Heavyweight Championship Fight
The Diriyah Arena in Saudi Arabia which will host the historic Clash On The Dunes as heavyweight world champion Andy Ruiz Jr takes on Anthony Joshua. The rematch takes place on December 7. The first-ever heavyweight world title fight to take place in the Middle East will be staged in the custom-built 15,000 seat Diriyah Arena in the heart of the UNESCO World Heritage site, known as the home of heroes and kings.
"The arena and site are utterly breath-taking, with a theme park and concert the night before as well. It's like nothing we've seen before in boxing. The Clash On The Dunes will be a night to remember. We can't wait." Promoter Eddie Hearn said