Friday, 26 April 2019

Live final of The KO Cup at Meltdown London on November 5th 2019

Very pleased to announce that the live finals of The KO Cup 2019 will take place at Meltdown London on November 5th 2019.

Meltdown London are the Official Venue Partner to The KO Cup and further information can be found here.

Monday, 25 March 2019

The KO Cup appoints SecondsOut at its Media & Broadcast Partner

The KO Cup has appointed SecondsOut ( a leading combat sports channel on YouTube as its official media and broadcast Partner worldwide. SecondsOut has over 225,000 subscribers, 210 million video views and is growing rapidly. SecondsOut also manages a multi-channel network (MCN) on YouTube with a further 250,000 subscribers under the banner of

Robert Waterman, Founder, and CEO of SecondsOut commented “We are pleased to be expanding into the eSports arena and recognize the potential that exists in combat eSports. The KO Cup is the first UK based combat eSports tournament with significant media exposure and we believe it will be a benchmark for excellence in this fast-developing sector”.

Peter Lewinton, Founder of The KO Cup, also commented: “SecondsOut is recognized as a leading combat sports channel by fans, fighters, and promoters and we are pleased to be working with them on a long term basis”.

The KO Cup ( is a UK based online combat eSports tournament. Established in 2019 it is open to all gamers and includes competition across different combat games (such as Tekken7, Real Boxing, Injustice 2 and Fight Night Champion) and gaming platforms (PC, Console, Mobile, Stadia) in order to identify the best overall combat eSports gamer. Combat starts in September 2019 with all the action on SecondsOut.

Thursday, 28 February 2019

How to enter The KO Cup

To become the worlds best combat sports gamer enter The KO Cup at

The KO Cup is a combat esports tournament to find the best combat sports gamer in the world. Open to all gamers.

Registration is free via the online form at and one lucky registrant will win a boxing glove signed by The Eubanks - Senior and Junior. The winner will be notified by email. Once you have registered you will receive an email from The KO Cup Committee confirming your entry. If it does not arrive please check your spam filters.

From the initial registrants 128 players will be selected to compete in the finals based upon a five-minute video submitted by each contestant. Successful entrants to the Finals will be notified via email by August 6th. A link for video submission will be found in your welcome email once you have registered. The secure video upload link is also available below.

A straightforward duel system will knock out players as they progress through the rounds and then to the quarter-finals, semi-finals and finals.

The first matches will take place on Wednesday September 4th. The event is open to all.

A range of games will be played to include console, PC and mobile based games to find the world's best gamer who will be awarded The KO Cup.

All the action will be featured on SecondsOut who are the worldwide media partner for The KO Cup.

Upload your video here

By uploading your video you grant The KO Cup the right to use it.

Any questions please email us at