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Sebastian Eubank found dead on Dubai beach Fri, 09 Jul 2021 22:00:00 +0100-Sebastian Eubank enjoyed a successful amateur career becoming a pro boxer in 2018, winning three professional fights, with his last one as recently as earlier …

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Sebastian Eubank, son of boxing legend Chris, found dead on beach aged 29

July 09, 2021

Boxing legend Chris Eubank's son Sebastian has died in Dubai, it has been confirmed.

The 29-year-old, who followed his father into the ring, was found dead on a beach after drowning.

His devastated father paid an emotional tribute to the sportsman, nicknamed the Alka Lion, who also competed in mixed martial arts (MMA) after moving to the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

Chris Eubank Snr said: “Never did I ever imagine I would write these words or experience the feeling I now have at the loss of my son.

“My family and I are devastated to hear of the death of Sebastian just days before what would have been his 30th birthday.

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Chris Eubank's son Sebastian (L) has been found dead on a beach in Dubai (Image: PA)

“He leaves his wife Salma, his son Raheem born just a month ago, his mother Karron Meadows, brothers Nathanael, Chris, Jr, Joseph, one sister Emily and countless relatives and friends.

“Sebastian grew up in Hove in England but in the last few years made his life in Dubai where he had a wide circle of friends and was a leader in the adoption of a healthy lifestyle and of alternative therapies.

“As well as being a personal trainer and professional boxer, Sebastian was also a deep thinker who liked to challenge accepted wisdom.

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Sebastian (L) looks on as he weighs in with father Chris (R) in February 2019

“He was loved and respected by all who knew him and will be forever in the thoughts of friends and family. As a family we now kindly ask to be given space and privacy to celebrate his life and remember the son, the brother, the husband, the friend.”

Karron Meadows added: “Our whole family is grieving at the huge loss of our son and brother, Sebastian. Please respect our grief and privacy while we try to comprehend our loss.”

Brother Chris Junior wrote on Twitter: “Rest easy little brother. I love you & you will be missed always.”

Seb, who was born in Brighton, enjoyed a successful amateur career becoming a pro boxer in 2018, winning three professional fights, his last one earlier this year.

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Sebastian turned pro in 2018 and won three fights including his last one earlier this year

In April he posted about his joy being able to box again in front of a crowd, writing on his Instagram : “Respect to my opponent, he was strong and resilient and came to put it all on the line.

“He was head hunting, trying to knock me out with brute strength, but he didn't know about the legendary Eubank granite chin.”

He later asked his fans whether he should pick between MMA or boxing.

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Chris pictured with baby Sebastian

Seb, a vegan who wrote poetry while not in the ring, had been due to fight at the O2 on the undercard of brother Chris's win over James DeGale in 2019, but the bout was cancelled because the event was overrunning.

He said after his successful MMA debut in January last year: “When I stepped into the arena I wanted to do combat by mixing both MMA and boxing, and compete in different weight divisions, so let's see where I go next.

“I have been in the UAE for four-five years now. I stepped into MMA thinking I need to train properly. I can't just go win.”


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Sebastian Eubank dead: Son of boxing legend Chris found on … Fri, 09 Jul 2021 22:00:00 +0100-His father, boxing legend Chris Eubank, has paid tribute.

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Sebastian Eubank found dead on Dubai beach

July 09, 2021

Sebastian Eubank, son of British boxing legend Chris Eubank, has died at the age of 29.

His body was found on a beach in Dubai.

Sebastian went 2-0 as a professional boxer, fighting once in 2018 and once in 2019, before switching to MMA.

Chris Eubank confirmed the news on Friday, writing: “Never did I ever imagine I would write these words or experience the feeling I now have at the loss of my son.

“My family and I are devastated to hear of the death of Sebastian just days before what would have been his 30th birthday.

“He leaves his wife Salma, his son Raheem born just a month ago, his mother Karron Meadows, brothers Nathanael, Chris, Jr, Joseph, one sister Emily and countless relatives and friends.

“Sebastian grew up in Hove in England but in the last few years made his life in Dubai where he had a wide circle of friends and was a leader in the adoption of a healthy lifestyle and of alternative therapies.

“As well as being a personal trainer and professional boxer, Sebastian was also a deep thinker who liked to challenge accepted wisdom.

“He was loved and respected by all who knew him and will be forever in the thoughts of friends and family. As a family we now kindly ask to be given space and privacy to celebrate his life and remember the son, the brother, the husband, the friend.”

Sebastian’s mother Meadows said: “Our whole family is grieving at the huge loss of our son and brother, Sebastian. Please respect our grief and privacy while we try to comprehend our loss.”

His brother, boxer Chris Eubank Jr, wrote: “Rest easy little brother. I love you & you will be missed always @SebEubank.”


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– July 10, 2021
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