Sebastian Eubank during a match in Dubai. File
Gulf Today, Staff Reporter
In a tragic end, former middleweight champion Chris Eubank’s son Sebastian Eubank was been found dead on a beach in Dubai days before his 30th birthday.
Sebastian, fondly called Seb, had been living in the UAE for past years. Following his father’s footsteps, Sebastian made his professional debut in 2018 and fought two bouts, before switching to MMA.
His widow said, Sebastian Eubank died from massive heart attack.
He also made a winning debut in the UAE Warriors 10 at the Jiu-Jitsu Arena in Abu Dhabi on Feb.10 this year and was set to return in the promotion’s next edition in September.
The third-eldest son of Eubank Snr’s children, he is survived by wife Salma and one-month-old son Raheem.
Chris confirmed the news of his son’s death on Friday.
Boxer Sebastian Eubank with Fouad Darwish.
He said in a statement: “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.
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