Why did Alex Wassabi pull out of KSI fight?

KSI is back in the ring tonight against TWO different opponents.

The 29-year-old artist takes on rapper Swarmz and then professional boxer Luis Alcaraz Pineda on the same night. Although he was originally set to face his brother Deji’s conqueror, Alex Wassabi.


KSI now faces Pineda in the main event after facing Swarmz


Why did Alex Wassabi pull out of KSI fight?

Alex Wassabi pulled out of the KSI fight after a concussion scare.

The 32-year-old picked up the injury during his training camp for the fight.

Wassabi wrote on Instagram to confirm he was stepping down, “With all these rumors going around, there are only two things that are true.

“I recently suffered a serious injury and will be back very soon.

“You don’t mess with concussions. New fight date announcement underway.”

Instead, KSI fights Swarmz and professional boxer Pineda in London.

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Start time, info stream for the fight on KSI against Swarmz and Luis Pineda undercard

When is KSI vs. Swarmz and Pineda?

KSI vs Swarmz and Luis Alcaraz Pineda will take place tonight – Saturday August 27th.

KSI first fights Swarmz at 7.10pm UK time, then Pineda around 10pm.

London’s o2 Arena is the host, and you can watch it on DAZN PPV.

KSI fight twice in one night


KSI fight twice in one night

Who is on the KSI undercard?

Deji, 25, is the main support when he takes on Fousey in what will be his fourth professional fight.

Although so far there have only been losses in Deji’s previous three fights – against Jake Paul, Vinnie Hacker and Alex Wassabi.

  • KSI vs. Luis Alcaraz Pineda (main event from 10:30 p.m.)
  • FaZe Temper vs. Slim
  • King Kenny vs. FaZe Sensei
  • Deji vs. Fousey
  • Sam Hyde vs. IAMTHMPSN
  • Salt Papi vs. Andy Warski
  • Deen the great vs. the evil hero
  • KSI vs. Swarmz (from 7:10 p.m.)