Tonight, KSI is returning to the ring for not one but two fights, taking on rapper Swarmz and boxer Luis Alcaraz Pineda — here’s how to watch the double event online
BY OSCAR HARTZOG
AUGUST 27, 2022
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CELEBRITY BOXER KSI is re-entering the ring after a three-year hiatus, taking on not one but two opponents on the same night. The Britsh YouTuber, rapper, and boxer will first take on fellow British musician Swarmz for the Influencer Championship Boxing’s cruiserweight title before touching gloves with Mexican boxer Luis Alcaraz Pineda.
If you’re a fan of KSI or Swarmz — or you’re just eager for some entertaining boxing matches — be sure to check out the double-headed fight tonight. Below is everything you need to know about the event, including how to watch KSI vs. Swarmz online and how to live stream KSI vs. Pineda.
When is KSI vs. Swarmz? Date, Time, Location
KSI vs. Swarmz and KSI vs. Pineda is going down today, August 27 at The O2 Arena in London, England. The event is scheduled to kick off at 2 p.m. ET / 11 a.m. PT, with ringwalks happening around ten minutes later.
How to Watch KSI vs. Swarmz and KSI vs. Pineda Online
Tonight’s event is the first in a new boxing series called MF & DAZN: X Series — a collaboration between KSI’s Misfits Boxing and sports streamer DAZN. Since it’s put on by DAZN, the only way to watch KSI vs. Swarmz online is to purchase the DAZN PPV live stream.
BUY KSI VS. SWARMZ PPV $9.99
The KSI vs. Swarmz PPV live stream costs $9.99 on DAZN, but you’ll need to be a DAZN subscriber in order to purchase the fight and watch KSI vs. Swarms. A DAZN subscription costs $19.99 per month or $149.99 per year if you pay annually (the annual plan saves you about $90 a year). All told, the total cost to watch KSI vs. Swarmz online is $29.98, if you’re new to DAZN.
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BUY DAZN SUBSCRIPTION $19.99
Besides access to the KSI vs. Swarms PPV live stream, DAZN gets you a whole host of live and on-demand sports content. The platform regularly airs championship boxing matches — including the upcoming Canelo vs. GGG 3 fight in September — and offers on-demand replays and sports series.
How to Watch KSI vs. Swarmz and KSI vs. Pineda Online Free
Unfortunately, there’s no (legal) way to watch KSI vs. Swarmz online for free, as it’s exclusively a DAZN PPV. Some other boxing fights are free to stream on DAZN, and a subscription will get you those fights in the future. However, to live stream KSI vs. Swarmz, you’ll need to shell out $9.99 for the PPV.
KSI vs. Swarmz and KSI vs. Pineda Fight Card
The KSI vs. Swarmz and KSI vs. Pineda fight card consists of eight fights in total, with appearances by other well-known YouTubers. Among the other fighters are Faze Temperrr, the founder of the professional eSports organization The FaZe Clan, FaZe Sensei, Deji (KSI’s brother), and King Kenny, a YouTuber and cousin of Tyler, the Creator.
Check out the full fight card and weight classes below, and be sure to sign up for DAZN and purchase the fight PPV stream to watch KSI vs. Swarms and KSI vs. Pineda online.
KSI vs. Luis Alcaraz Pineda — Cruiserweight
Faze Tempter vs. Slim Albaher — Light heavyweight
Deji vs. Fousey — Light heavyweight
Faze Sensei vs. King Kenny — Catchweight
Salt Papi vs. Andy Warski — Catchweight
Sam Hyde vs. IAMTHMPSN — Heavyweight
Deen The Great vs. Evil Hero — Catchweights been missed to watch at a later time. Make sure the ESPN+ is available in the package before subscribing.