Hamdan: World Cup is wide open race

March 22, 2019 8:50 am0 comments
Hamdan: World Cup is wide open race

‘All of them are in with a chance and anything can happen in a horse race like this’ 22/03/2019 Friday Dubai: While most experts are closely examining form books to narrow down their predictions for next Saturday’s $12 million Dubai World Cup, one of horse racing’s most powerful and influential […]

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Arsenal land in Dubai tonight for Al Nasr clash

March 21, 2019 7:45 am0 comments

Unai Emery’s Gunners to maintain focus heading into remainder of EPL season 21/03/2019 Thursday Dubai: Unai Emery’s Arsenal are scheduled to land at Terminal 3 of Dubai International Airport at 8pm on Thursday.The English Premier League side are scheduled to play a friendly against Al Nasr Club to mark the […]

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Emirates reveals Cricket World Cup livery

March 20, 2019 9:22 am0 comments
Emirates reveals Cricket World Cup livery

Sehwag unveils aircraft ahead of tournament in England 20/03/2019, Wednesday – Dubai: Emirates has revealed its ICC Cricket World Cup 2019-themed Emirates A380 livery in the build-up to one of the world’s most-anticipated sporting events this year.Former India cricketer and ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2011 winner, Virender Sehwag, and […]

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UAE’s Al Amiri goes the distance for long-jump gold

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UAE’s Al Amiri goes the distance for long-jump gold

UAE stun Russia to reach basketball final 20/03/2019, Wednesday – Abu Dhabi: Khalifa Al Amiri added to the UAE’s Special Olympics World Games gold medal haul by taking first place in the men’s long jump M18 with a leap of 5.06 metres at the Police Officers Club on Tuesday. Marcel […]

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Hamda provides silver lining on another good day for the UAE

March 19, 2019 10:00 am0 comments
Hamda provides silver lining on another good day for the UAE

UAE’s bocce team impress with all eight participants clinching a medal apiece 19/03/2019 Tuesday  Abu Dhabi: UAE’s special athlete Hamda Ali Al Hosani couldn’t repeat her gold medal performance of 200m when she had to settle for silver in the 100m F38 final in the Special Olympics World Games at […]

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San Jose Gil readies for a rude welcome to fellow Basque man Emery

March 18, 2019 8:18 am0 comments
San Jose Gil readies for a rude welcome to fellow Basque man Emery

Hopes his players will come up with their best response against Premiership giants 18/03/2019, Monday – Dubai: There are a few similarities that Arsenal and Al Nasr coaches, Unai Emery and Benat San Jose Gil, seem to share. Both hail from the Basque region in Northern Spain. Emery was a […]

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UAE’s Al Hajeri lands shotput gold as hosts swell tally

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UAE’s Al Hajeri lands shotput gold as hosts swell tally

Indian paddlers record a sweep in Special Olympics World Games 18/03/2019, Monday – Abu Dhabi: UAE’s Khalid Al Hajeri clinched gold in Shotput M14 category with a throw of 10.98 metres at the Special Olympics World Games on Sunday. Finishing second was Puerto Rico’s Alezander Almenas with 10.31 metres while […]

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Roussel stretches Mena Tour lead in Bahrain

March 15, 2019 7:28 am0 comments

Bogey-free 66 puts Frenchman on brink of victory 15/03/2019, Friday – Manama: Robin Roussel opened a four-shot gap on top after another brilliant round — a bogey-free six-under par 66 — after the second round of the Troon Series — Royal Golf Bahrain Open on Tuesday. At the Colin Montgomerie-designed […]

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UAE record beckons O’Shea in final Meydan meet before World Cup night

March 14, 2019 7:58 am0 comments
UAE record beckons O’Shea in final Meydan meet before World Cup night

Irishman has six chances to eclipse Hills as most successful UAE jockey 14/03/2019, Thursday – Dubai: Jockey Tadhg O’Shea has not one, but six chances of making UAE racing history at Meydan Racecourse on Thursday night after having picked up some promising rides for trainer Satish Seemar’s Zabeel Stables. O’Shea […]

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UAE’s best close in on DuFC finals

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UAE’s best close in on DuFC finals

DESC, Choueifat and Rashid Bin Saeed schools among big winners in semi-finals 14/03/2019, Thursday – Dubai: After five months of intense competition around the nation, the UAE’s best youth football teams from Abu Dhabi, Al Ain, Northern Emirates and Dubai faced off for the first time in the national semi-finals […]

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