United Arab Emirates - March 02, 2021: Iga Swiatek stunned the tennis world in October when she swept to the French Open title in record-breaking fashion to announce her arrival as a major new star. And she will be hoping to stage a similar run to the title when she makes her debut at the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships next week.
The 19 year-old overcame 2020 Australian Open winner Sofia Kenin in the final to become the first player, male or female, from Poland to win a major championship. But it was not only that which guaranteed her a place in the history books. Defeating reigning Dubai champion and world number two Simona Halep along the way, she became only the second unseeded player ever to win the title at Roland Garros.
"We are thrilled to welcome Iga Swiatek to Dubai for the first ......read more
Further contract extension for recent UAE Tour Winner
United Arab Emirates - March 02, 2021: It was a case of double celebration for both Tadej Pogačar and the Emirati squad after the UAE Tour victory, as the young Slovenian also committed himself the team until at least 2026.
Matar Al Yabhouni, President of UAE Team Emirates said: “Tadej is our present and our future. He is a rider who was able to win the Tour de France despite his young age and still managed to handle the pressure of such a great success. He showed great poise and determination to win the UAE Tour, a race that is growing year after year and is of obvious importance to us. I am sure that we will continue to achieve important successes together going forward.”
Having clinched his first ......read more
2,400 accounts suspended and 11.5 million challenged since Twitter launched its COVID-19 guidance
United Arab Emirates - March 02, 2021: As the distribution of COVID-19 vaccines expands, people continue to turn to Twitter to find the latest authoritative public health information. Continuing its efforts to remove harmful and misleading information from the platform, Twitter will now be applying labels to Tweets that may contain misleading information about COVID-19 vaccines.
Starting today, labels will appear in the account’s display language and may link to either the curated content tab and the official public health information or the Twitter Rules page. Twitter’s team will initially apply labels to content that violates Twitter’s policies. Those assessments will be ......read more
United Arab Emirates - March 01, 2021: The World Photography Organisation is pleased to reveal the finalist and shortlisted photographers in the Professional competition for the Sony World Photography Awards 2021. Now in its 14th year, the Awards’ Professional competition rewards a remarkable body of work for technical excellence and a fresh perspective on contemporary subjects.
The winner of Photographer of the Year 2021 will be selected from the group of Professional finalists and revealed on the 15 April. To mark the occasion a specially commissioned programme featuring the winners and hosted by art historian Jacky Klein and entertainer Nish Kumar will be available to stream via the World Photography Organisation digital platforms on the 15 April..
Over 330,000 images from 220 territories were ......read more
Dubai, UAE – 1st March 2021: Global Village, the UAE and wider region's leading multi-cultural family destination for culture, shopping, and entertainment, asks everyone to look to the skies this weekend as the musical fireworks make a dramatic return from Thursday 4th March and for the rest of Season 25. In a year like no other, the return of this firm favourite will be sure to brighten up everybody's weekend plans, delivering the WOW Factor for the loyal guests and new visitors to the multi-generational seasonal park.
The return of the firework spectacle is a great reason to enjoy the perfect weather in Global Village’s outdoor space, home to thousands of shopping and dining options. Don’t forget to take in the Stunt Show, the ever-popular Carnaval or any number of the many Season 25 attractions for a ......read more
United Arab Emirates - March 01, 2021: Dubai Sports Council’s 7th Annual Development Program for Dubai Club Coaches kicked off on February 27 with former Holland and Australia national Under-17 and Under-20 team coach Jan Versleijen, who is the Sports Director of Al Nasr Football Company, delivering a lecture, virtually, for coaches of the Under-13 to Under-18 teams at Dubai clubs.
Versleijen, who has also coached Al Jazira and Al Shaab in the UAE as well as Saudi Arabia clubs Ettifaq and Al Wehda, delivered his lecture under the theme, “Football Club Model – Playing styles and principles”.
Organised every year by Dubai Sports Council for benefit of coaches working for the age-group teams at Dubai club, the programme will continue until April 3, with sessions taking place every Saturday ......read more
• The duo of Khalid and Ayesh bin Ayesh achieve first place
Dubai, February 28, 2021: A total of 48 shooters representing 24 teams competed in the qualifiers and final of Plate Shooting for Emiratis at the Fazza Championship for Shooting–Saktoun Rifle, organised by the Hamdan bin Mohammed Heritage Centre (HHC), over the weekend at Fazza Shooting Range in Al Ruwayyah.
Saktoun rifle shooting is more than a sport, but an important part of Emirati heritage that the HHC has been promoting to strengthen national identity of the UAE. Participants competed using Saktoun, a long rifle traditionally used in the past for hunting.
The category Plate Shooting for UAE Nationals saw the duo of Khalid bin Ayesh and Ayesh bin Ayesh winning first place; while Muhammad al-Kaabi and Hamid Khasif came ......read more
Late-night TV channel will feature hundreds of episodes of award-winning shows such as Rick and Morty, Robot Chicken, Samurai Jack and Genndy Tartakovsky’s Primal.
DUBAI, UAE; 28th February 2021: WarnerMedia has partnered with OSN to launch a new pop-up channel on the 25th of February dedicated exclusively to Adult Swim, the #1 destination for young adults in the U.S.A.. Adult Swim’s diverse slate – including global hit original series Rick and Morty, Robot Chicken, Genndy Tartakovsky’s Primal, Samurai Jack, and more – has been streaming on VOD via OSN since November 2020.
Guillermo Farre, Head of General Entertainment channels MENA and Turkey at Warner Media commented: “Adult Swim is a fresh, utterly unique brand that truly connects with its young adult fan base. We are thrilled to launch this ......read more
United Arab Emirates - February 27, 2021: Tadej Pogacar defends leader’s jersey and extends his overall lead on the General Classification standings to 46 seconds after finishing second in Stage 5 of the UAE Tour atop Jebel Jais mountain.
All eyes were on the Slovenian as he was pipped to the Stage win by surprise winner Jonas Vingegaard (Jumbo-Visma).
The 170km stage saw the peloton start in Fujairah and finish on the second and final summit of the Tour at Jebel Jais. The wide roads saw a lot of Pogacar’s main GC rivals bunched together until around 4km to go.
Alexey Lutsenko (Astana) put up a brave fight and was the protagonist of the day’s main breakaway and managed to hold on until around 3km to go. The race then sprung into action with Vincenzo ......read more
• Jaguar Racing return to electric street racing in its fifth season in the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship
• Jaguar’s all-new racecar, the Jaguar I-TYPE 5, will be piloted by the exciting driver pairing – Jaguar’s multiple race winner Mitch Evans and nine-time Formula E race winner Sam Bird who joins the British team this season
• One of the strongest pairing on the Formula E grid - Evans and Bird - are focused on securing more points, podiums and wins for the British racing team
• The first round is a double header of night races in Diriyah, Saudi Arabia
• The lights turn green for Season Seven in Diriyah on the 26 February 2021 at 20:00 AET with the second race taking place just 24 hours later
Dubai, UAE, 24 February 2021: British race team, ......read more
United Arab Emirates - February 22, 2021: Tadej Pogacar once again proved why he is the Tour favourite after taking home the best young rider and race leader’s jerseys.
After the crosswinds and major GC shakeup on stage one of the race, the pan-flat time trial on Hudayriat Island was another opportunity to make valuable time and the Slovenian did just that putting him in pole position for the GC.
It was also a solid performance from Pogacar’s teammate Mikkel Bjerg who made the podium in third place, finishing 21 seconds behind pre stage favourite Flippo Ganna (Ineos Grenadiers) whom claimed his eighth straight time trial victory.
Pogacar finished in fourth and now leads the race by six seconds ahead of rival Joao Almeida ......read more
- Ghantoot Polo secures a spot at the Semifinals
- Bangash Polo and Habtoor Polo teams advance to the Quarterfinals
23 February 2021, Dubai, UAE: The Dubai Open 2021 is slowly whittling the line up for the quarterfinal and semifinals. The fifth day featured two matches with the first one between Ghantoot Polo and IFZA-Mahra Polo teams.
The game was one-sided in the first half as Ghantoot Polo commanded a 6-goal lead. IFZA-Mahra Polo however managed to narrow the gap in scores by the penultimate chukker. The final minutes of the game saw Isidro Strada and Jacinto Amadori attempt to level the game but, the significant goal lead of Ghantoot Polo was enough to seal the win at 12 goals to 10.
Match Progression: 4 - 0 | 6 - 0 | 9 - 3 | 11 - 7 | 12 - 10
Top Scorer: Pablo Llorente, 7 goals
Each ......read more
* Saluki race pedigrees from Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and Oman put on a show of speed and stamina
Dubai, 22 February 2021: Salukis, the Bedouin hunting dogs, put on a thrilling show of speed and stamina during the final matches of the 14th Saluki Championship, organised by the Hamdan Bin Mohammed Heritage Center (HHC), this weekend at Dubai’s Al Marmoom racetrack.
The championship witnessed a remarkable participation from across the region, including the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and the Sultanate of Oman. Saluki, is among the first canine breeds to be domesticated in the world and Bedouins have used Salukis which can run up to 65kmph.
The saluki of Sheikh Muhammad bin Al-Murr Al Maktoum won first place in the 1000-metre race for male Salukis, followed by the Salukis of Nasser Obaid bin Dalmook Al-Ketbi in third ......read more
United Arab Emirates - February 22, 2021: UAE Team Emirates laid down a strong marker today as starlet and GC favourite Tadej Pogacar finished sixth after a frantic, crosswind-affected opening stage of the UAE Tour.
The World Tour season got off to an emphatic start as the peloton battled against the elements in what was a hectic and hard day in the saddle.
What was supposed to be a sprint stage, was turned upside down by cross winds and echelons meaning that only Pogacar, Adam Yates (Ineos Grenadiers) and Joao Almeida (Deceuninck-Quickstep) avoided losing time on the GC.
The stage originally promised to be a relatively straightforward transition back into top level racing for the riders, thanks to a flat parcours and no category climbs but strong winds on the ......read more
United Arab Emirates - February 21, 2021: It gives us great pleasure to announce that Award-Winning artist Kristel Bechara has just opened her new gallery in Gate Avenue, DIFC from 10AM to 8PM to launch her latest collection: PSYCHOMACHIA.
The series of paintings are inspired by events of the past year and recalls the grand poem, Psychomachia, from the early fifth century AD by the Latin poet, Prudentius.
Considered one of the most influential works in medieval allegory, the plot of the poem revolves around the battle between the virtues of Hope, Sobriety, Chastity and Humility against the vices of Pride, Wrath, Paganism and Avarice. This battle culminates with each virtue prevailing over its opposing vice, with Chastity defeating Lust, Anger surrendering to Patience and Love being victorious ......read more
• Sheikh Hamdan’s Team F3 rules Sheikhs Category while Team Rabdan retains General Public category
Dubai, February 21, 2021: The second edition of UAE Falconers League, a collaboration between the Hamdan Bin Mohammed Heritage Center (HHC) and Abu Dhabi Falconers Club, concluded on a high note yesterday, Friday 19th of February, in Abu Dhabi.
Team F3, the falconry team of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, ruled the Sheikhs Category while Team Rabdan has retained dominance in the General Public category. Six falconry teams participated in the Sheikhs Category that was introduced for the first time in the UAE Falconers League.
Team F3 finished the competition with 13 points, followed by the M7 team with 11 points, and the Al Dhafra ......read more
United Arab Emirates - February 20, 2021: UAE Team Emirates have named their 7 riders for the first big goal of the year: the UAE Tour. The Emirati team go into the race eager for strong results after a good showing in 2020 where Tadej Pogačar won a dramatic stage 5 before going onto to win the Tour de France later that year.
This year’s race will run from 21-27 February and will feature seven days racing including four flat stages, two mountain stages and an individual time trial.
The team goes into the race with a dynamic squad who will focus on stage victories, while also eyeing up the overall title with Tadej Pogačar, and with Fernando Gaviria to lead the line in the sprints.
Team Manager Joxean Matxin Fernandez (Spa) along with Sports Directors Andrej Hauptman ......read more
United Arab Emirates - February 18, 2021: Romanian superstar Simona Halep is eagerly counting down the days to when she can begin the defence of her Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships title.
The prestigious WTA1000 tournament, which will start on March 7th, is one of the most popular on the worldwide tour, and the reigning champion will be competing for the eighth time. It is clearly a week she is looking forward to.
“I like the people. The weather. The court I also like. Just everything. I feel very comfortable here,” she said during her run to the 2020 title.
A year ago the top seed successfully emerged from one of the toughest weeks of her career to add to her 2015 Dubai title, saving a match point in her opening match against Ons Jabeur, fighting back from a set down to defeat Aryna Sabalenka ......read more
Registration still open for Ultramarathon which takes place on March 5 in Al Marmoom and it offers three different distances for participants – 50km, 10km and 5km
United Arab Emirates - February 16, 2021: Preparations for next month’s 50KM Al Marmoom Ultramarathon have picked up pace and organisers have promised a safe and unforgettable race that will test the participants’ endurance and resolve.
Organised under the umbrella of Dubai Sports Council, in association with Dubai Municipality and FittGROUP, the 50km Al Marmoom Ultramarathon will take place on Friday, March 5 in Al Marmoom Desert Conservation Reserve. The event will also offer two shorter races of 10km and 5km, and all three races will take runners into the desert, across some fascinating landscape.
All participants ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 11 February 2021: Today Huawei has announced the UAE winners of its 2020 edition of Huawei Developer Competition in the Middle East and Africa region, during a virtual awards event. The yearly contest has been held from September to December 2020 across twelve countries in the Middle East and Africa.
Following Huawei’s vision on supporting developers through diverse initiatives, the Huawei Developer Competition has been created to incentivize existing or new developers in the region by awarding high-quality mobile applications built on Huawei Mobile Services platform. It also puts developers at the heart of innovation by enabling them to use Huawei Mobile Services' open capabilities to create new and unique experiences to benefit end-users in the region.
With more ......read more
The winner will represent the UAE in the UPU’s International Letter-Writing competition, which celebrates its 50th anniversary this year
United Arab Emirates - February 11, 2021: Emirates Post Group is calling on UAE’s talented, young writers to submit entries for the International Letter-Writing Competition. The competition, organised by the Universal Postal Union, of which Emirates Post Group is a member, encourages students from the ages of 9 to 15 years old to express their creativity and refine their language skills, through the art of letter writing. Submissions will be accepted in both Arabic and English via a dedicated webpage until April 1 , 2021.
The International Letter-Writing competition, will feature the theme: “Write a letter to a family member about your experience of ......read more
© Mireia Vilaplana, United Arab Emirates, National Award Winner, Sony World Photography Awards 2021
United Arab Emirates - February 09, 2021: The World Photography Organisation and Sony Middle East & Africa are delighted to reveal Mireia Vilaplana as UAE’s National Award winner for the Sony World Photography Awards 2021.
The National Awards program is an initiative set up by the World Photography Organisation and Sony to support local photographic communities around the world, with 53 countries taking part this year.
Over 330,000 images from 220 territories were submitted to the Sony World Photography Awards 2021 and over 165,000 were entered to the Open competition (from which the National Awards winner was selected).
Mireia Vilaplana was anonymously selected by judges for her ......read more
Northern Warriors’ young off-spinner Maheesh Theekshan and medium-pacer Dhananjaya Lakshan backed by UAE's medium-pacer Junaid Siddique choke Delhi Bulls to win the title for the second time
United Arab Emirates - February 07, 2021:
Through disciplined bowling from Sri Lanka's promising players 20-year-old off-spinner Maheesh Theekshana and 22-year-old Dhananjaya Lakshan, backed by the accurate UAE medium-pacer Junaid Siddique, Northern Warriors restricted Delhi Bulls to a paltry 81 for 9 and emerged as the champions through an eight-wicket win in the final of the fourth edition of the Alubond Abu Dhabi T10 at the Abu Dhabi Zayed Cricket Stadium. Bulls’ batting choked in the crucial match and Warriors sailed to victory with 10 balls to spare through Waseem Muhammad’s 27 runs and Lendl ......read more
Team Abu Dhabi restricted Qalandars to 83 for 7 and raced to the target through Ben Duckett’s stubborn unbeaten 27 and Joe Clarke’s 22 runs
United Arab Emirates - February 06, 2021:
An insipid batting performance from Qalandars resulted in their team that looked formidable with five consecutive victories crash to Team Abu Dhabi by six wickets in the first eliminator of the Alubond Abu Dhabi 10 at the Abu Dhabi Zayed Cricket Stadium.
Abu Dhabi bowlers led by Naveen Ul Haq (2 for 6) Obed McCoy (2 for 11) and Tom Helm (2 for 22) restricted the strong Qalandars to 83 for 7. If not for Shahid Afridi’s 24 runs, Qalandar would have landed up posting a smaller total.
Qalandars show was an instance of failing to peak at the right time. Chasing an easy target, Abu Dhabi ......read more
• Two rounds will be held in Dubai while Rounds 3-5 will be held in Abu Dhabi
Dubai, February 6, 2021: Six falconry teams are participating in the Sheikhs Category of the UAE Falconers League, a collaboration between the Hamdan Bin Mohammed Heritage Center (HHC) and Abu Dhabi Falconers Club.
The participating teams are al Dhafra, "F3", Baynunah, "M7", "F3-S" and Al Naif. Two rounds will happen at Dubai’s Al Ruwayyah desert area on February 9-10 and the next two rounds will take place in Abu Dhabi on February 17 and 18. The final round will be held in Abu Dhabi on February 19. The announcement was made during the 9th edition of Fakhr Al Ajyal (Pride of Generations) Falconry Championship today, Thursday, 4th February.
Sultan Al Mahmoud, Executive ......read more
United Arab Emirates - February 04, 2021: An incredible nine of the world’s top 10 and 17 of the top 20 women will be competing for one of the most sought-after trophies in the sport when the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships 2021 begins next month.
Long one of the UAE’s top sporting events, the two-week festival of tennis begins with the WTA 1000 ......read more
Rovman Powell’s unbeaten 51 help Warriors post 143 for 4. Gladiators fall short of the target by three runs despite Azam Khan’s breezy half century and Anwar Ali’s 10-ball unbeaten 35
United Arab Emirates - February 03, 2021: Northern Warriors power-hitters carried their team to their fourth successive victory in five matches. In the third ......read more
February 2, 2021: Ahead of the 2021 Saudi International powered by Softbank Investment Advisers, Saudi Arabia National Team coach Jamie McConnell gives exclusive insight into the preparations and form of the three leading Saudi Arabian players competing at Royal Greens Golf & Country Club from Thursday’s European Tour event
“Saud played ......read more
Salem Sarhan, age 27, becomes first Emirati to win competition in its ten-year history
Salem’s winning image captures his brothers performing their devotion at home, following the closure of places of worship during the pandemic
The two runner-up entries depict a Palestinian barber cutting relatives’ and neighbors’ hair in the street, and a calligrapher in Jordan working ......read more
Sohail Akhtar's unbeaten 71 help Qalandars post 118 for 3 and restrict Deccan Gladiators to 85 for 8 through accurate bowling
Abu Dhabi, January 31, 2021
A brilliant captain’s knock from Sohail Akhtar and a fine display of tight bowling helped Qalandars inflict a 33-run defeat on Deccan Gladiator in the 12th match of the Alubond Abu Dhabi T10 at the Abu Dhabi Zayed Cricket ......read more
Dubai Sports Council’s Dubai Women’s Running Challenge heads for the finish line at Al Seef this Saturday with fourth and final stage
United Arab Emirates - February 01, 2021: The United Kingdom duo of Charlotte McGarry and Lisa Garrett topped the 10K and 5K timesheets in Stage 3 of Dubai Women’s Running Challenge at Dubai Garden Glow in ......read more
Tournament to be renamed Alubond Abu Dhabi T10 powered by Sky 247
Alubond secures rights for US$1 Million
Abu Dhabi, January 31, 2021
Abu Dhabi T10 today announced Alubond, the world’s leading metal composite panel brand, as the title sponsor of the tournament. Alubond, a global brand with a worldwide network of over 100 countries and manufacturing facilities in ......read more
Team Abu Dhabi pay the price for a poor start and crash to a six-wicket defeat in their first match of the fourth edition
Abu Dhabi, January 30, 2021: UAE’s medium pacer Zahoor Khan and South Africa’s experienced batsman Cameron Delport steered Deccan Gladiators to a six-wicket win over Team Abu Dhabi in third match of the second day of the Abu Dhabi T10 at the Abu Dhabi ......read more
United Arab Emirates - January 30, 2021: Dubai Sports Council has honoured UAE-based German ultrarunner Wendelin Lauxen - holder of Guinness World Record for 'Fastest time to complete a marathon on each of the 7 continents', and also founder and lead act of the “7 Emirates Run” – for his contribution to charitable causes through sports.
Lauxen, who is ......read more
- Sheikh Mohammed and Sheikh Hamdan witness the Camel Trek Race - 2021 for expats
- Italian Camila Rodriguez wins first-place in the 1km race
Dubai, 28 January 2021: His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai; and His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, witnessed ......read more
World’s eyes turn to Zayed Cricket Stadium for The Abu Dhabi T10
Date: Abu Dhabi, UAE, January 27, 2021
Can Maratha Arabians become the first team to win back-to-back Abu Dhabi T10 titles or will we have a new name on the trophy? Will batsmen rule the roost or will bowlers have the upper hand?
The time to find an answer to all these questions has finally arrived.
29 matches ......read more
• Record number of elite falconers expected to participate in the competition
Dubai, 26 January 2021: The 9th edition of Fakhr Al Ajyal (Pride of Generations) Falconry Championship, where a record number of elite falconers are expected to participate, will run from January 30 until February 16 at Dubai’s Al Ruwayyah desert area.
Over the years, the annual ......read more
~ Johnson Charles speaks about playing in the upcoming season of the Abu Dhabi T10 ~
Abu Dhabi, 26 January 2021: West Indies' wicketkeeper-batsman Johnson Charles, who has scored over 4,000 runs in T20s, is all set to turn up for the Bangla Tigers in the upcoming season of the Abu Dhabi T10, powered by sky247net. The competition will be played at the Zayed Cricket Stadium in Abu ......read more
Juma Al Muhairi: Expect four days of excitement in Al Marmoom as local Saluki race pedigrees put on a show of speed and stamina
Dubai, 26 January 2021: Dubai’s Al Marmoom racetracks will host one of the most popular heritage sports in UAE – the 14th Saluki Championship – for four consecutive days from January 29 until February 1.
Salukis, the Bedouin ......read more
Ahead of the Dubai Desert Classic, DP World releases a film exploring Ian Poulter’s year-long mentorship of the UAE’s number one players, Ahmad Skaik.
26 January 2021. Dubai, UAE: To mark the second year of a mentorship program between Ryder Cup legend Ian Poulter and the UAE’s most promising golfer Ahmad Skaik, DP World releases a film that charts ......read more
January 25, 2021 - Mai Dubai, the bottled water company, announced that for the fourth consecutive year it will keep some of the world’s best cricket players hydrated as the ‘Official Water Partner’ of the upcoming season of the Abu Dhabi T10. The popular sport event will take place from January 28th to February 6th, 2021 at the Sheikh Zayed Cricket Stadium in Abu Dhabi. ......read more
Pampers Night range includes the softest diapers with trusted leakage performance for overnight protection.
January 25, 2021: Sleep is crucial for babies’ development and well-being. A tried & true and most importantly trusted brand by parents for decades, Pampers just released a new line of diapers with superior overnight dryness to provide skin comfort with ......read more
• A total of 10 images have been shortlisted from over 27,000 entries received this year, from 23 countries across the Middle East
• The selection was made by two-time Pulitzer Prize-winner and National Geographic photographer Mohammad Muheisen and Hussam R. Abdulqader, CMO of Almarai
Abu Dhabi, UAE, January 25, 2021 - National Geographic Abu Dhabi (NGAD) and ......read more
• At 17, Sultan Al Shamsi is the youngest champion of the annual camel marathon organised by Hamdan Bin Mohammed Heritage Center
Dubai, 24 January 2021: Emirati teen Sultan Salem Al Shamsi, 17, overcame all odds and emerged victorious in the 6th National Day Camel Marathon, organised by the Hamdan Bin Mohammed Heritage Center (HHC), at Dubai’s Al Marmoom racetrack on ......read more
Kahli Johnson tops in 5K Run, while Oman’s Khlood Al Saadi is fastest in 2.5K Run
United Arab Emirates - January 24, 2021: Charlotte McGarry of the UK bagged the top honours in the 10K Run of the second stage of Dubai Women’s Running Challenge, which took place at Palm Jumeirah on Saturday, while her compatriot Kahli Johnson topped the charts ......read more
• Literary festival to kick off in style at Dubai’s leading contemporary art museum
• Inspiring community events celebrate literature, culture and the arts
Dubai, UAE 24 January 2021: The Emirates Airline Festival of Literature (29 January-13 February) is launching its 2021 season this weekend with a specially curated collection of literary themed events, many with ......read more
• Mohammed Abdullah bin Dalmook has unseated defending champion Juma Obaid Al Ali in the quarterfinals
Dubai, 23 January 2021: It was a tough competition till the end but Mohammed Abdullah bin Dalmook displayed consistency and top form to emerge victorious en route to grabbing the third ticket to the semi-final round called Golden Square of the 21st edition of the Fazza ......read more
• Dubai Schools Games aims to unify Dubai’s students through inclusive sports events
• The games comprise of 14 sports, including in-person live events and virtual events
• A Dubai-wide talent identification programme to support development of athletes
Dubai, United ......read more
Added benefits for lucky spectators to see UFC’s biggest stars Etihad Arena events on Thursday and Friday before Sunday’s main attraction
All ticket holders must register to book their seats, available on first‘register’first-serve basis
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates - January 20, 2021: Abu Dhabi has delivered yet another exciting first ......read more
Cousin of legendary Khabib, will face Sergey Morozov in a bantamweight clash on the preliminary card of UFC FIGHT NIGHT: CHIESA vs. MAGNY on January 20
Limited tickets are available at ethihadarena.ae or ticketmaster.ae
Abu Dhabi, UAE, January 20, 2021: Umar Nurmagomedov, cousin of the legendary UFC reigning lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov, says fighting in Abu Dhabi will be ......read more