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Riyadh Season, the Kingdom’s premier entertainment extravaganza, has announced a groundbreaking partnership with the World Boxing Council (WBC), signaling a significant boost to Saudi Arabia’s sporting scene, Wego reports.

The collaboration, unveiled earlier this week by Turki Alalshikh, Chairman of Riyadh Season and the General Entertainment Authority’s Board of Directors, underscores Riyadh Season’s commitment to elevating the Kingdom’s entertainment sector and promoting various sports. Turki Alalshikh further emphasized the importance of the partnership in enhancing the prominence of boxing in Saudi Arabia.


Al al-Shikh stated that through its alliance with the World Boxing Council, Riyadh aims to position itself as a leading destination for sports excellence and entertainment. This partnership signifies Riyadh Season’s dedication to offering unparalleled experiences for citizens, residents, and visitors, further solidifying its status as a global entertainment phenomenon.

Since its establishment in 2019, Riyadh Season has captivated audiences worldwide with its diverse range of entertainment offerings, including musical performances, cultural exhibitions, and sporting events. By joining forces with the WBC, Riyadh Season continues its mission of providing world-class entertainment experiences while fostering international sports diplomacy.

Mauricio Sulaiman, President of the WBC, expressed enthusiasm for the partnership, highlighting Riyadh’s growing reputation as a global hub for boxing. Sulaiman noted that recent events have underscored Riyadh’s emergence as a recognized global capital of boxing. The collaboration with Riyadh Season presents unique opportunities for the growth and development of boxing in Saudi Arabia, further solidifying the Kingdom’s global position.

With the partnership with WBC, Riyadh Season further establishes itself as a pioneer in the sports and entertainment realm, promising exciting experiences for audiences and athletes alike. As Saudi Arabia continues to embrace diverse forms of entertainment, Riyadh Season remains at the forefront, driving innovation and excellence in the global entertainment landscape.