The mastermind behind brokering the highly anticipated fight between Tyson Fury and Oleksandr Usyk has shared an epic photo featuring some of the greatest boxers of all time. Turki Alalshikh, chairman of the Saudi General Entertainment Authority, played a crucial role in making the heavyweight unification bout happen on February 17. Alalshikh took to social media to share the photo, which included over 30 combat sport icons such as Mike Tyson, Manny Pacquiao, and Conor McGregor. The picture gained over one million likes on Instagram in just one day.
Turki Alalshikh brings boxing to Saudi Arabia
As the chairman of the Saudi General Entertainment Authority, Alalshikh has been instrumental in bringing high-profile boxing events to Saudi Arabia. Under his watch, Saudi hosted Fury's recent "Battle of the Baddest" clash with Francis Ngannou. The country will also host the upcoming "Day of Reckoning" event on December 23, featuring top heavyweights like Deontay Wilder and Anthony Joshua.