Who’s getting up at 4am on Sunday?
Get ready boxing fans, On Saturday night (US time), Conor McGregor will take on Khabib Nurmagomedov in an epic boxing battle in Las Vegas.
That’s going to mean an early start for those wanting to catch the fight in Dubai, with venues throwing open their doors from as early as 4am on Sunday October 7. The exact time of the fight is still to be announced.
Planning on catching the action? Make sure you head along to one of these spots…
Burger & Lobster
Open from: 6am
What’s the deal: Dhs110 including breakfast package
What to expect: Burger & Lobster has created two breakfast specials to celebrate the big fight alongside the live screening. Opt for either ‘The Big Breaky’ a classic English style fry up or ‘The Protein Baby’, the 6 oz. Baby Beast Burger with a twist – served with lobster tail, truffle mayo, avocado and poached egg, accompanied with herbed grilled tomato, buttered mushrooms and roasted baby potatoes.
Info: Burj Daman Building, DIFC. Tel: (04) 5148838. More info on website.
Garden on 8
Open from: 4am
What’s the deal: Dhs49 for entry and breakfast buffet
What to expect: Doors open from 4am at Garden on 8 this Sunday morning, so you don’t miss a minute of the World Lightweight Championship action. They’ll be running a breakfast deal for Dhs49 which includes a breakfast bap and a tea or coffee of your choice
Info: Garden on 8, Media One Hotel. Tel: (04) 427 1000. More info on Facebook
Open from: 6am
What’s the deal: Free entry, signature breakfast for Dhs79
What to expect: Get yourself prepped for the big fight with a full stomach thanks to McGettigan’s signature breakfast. Enjoy sausage, back bacon, black and white pudding, overnight tomato, baked beans, flat cap mushroom and hash brown served with toast.
Info: Cluster J, Jumeirah Lakes Towers. Tel: (04) 378 0800. More info on website
Open from: 4am at The Dubai Mall and Dubai Marina Mall, 6am at Jebel Ali Recreation Club
What’s the deal: Dhs50 for standard entry, Dhs80 for breakfast and entry
What to expect: Want to see McGregor take on Khabib on a super sized screen? Head to Reel Cinemas, where all the action will be broadcast across their three locations. At The Dubai Mall and Dubai Marina Mall tickets are priced at Dhs50, or for dine-in options at Jebel Ali Recreation Club and The Dubai Mall tickets are Dhs80 including a breakfast sandwich and beverage.
Info: Reel Cinemas, The Dubai Mall, Dubai Marina Mall and Jebel Ali Recreation Club More info on Facebook