The Award unveils the latest longlist, which includes nine novels and three poetic works
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates – 30 November 2020: The Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi) has announced the Sheikh Zayed Book Award (SZBA) longlist for the ‘Literature’ category for its 15th edition, which comprises 12 titles from Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Lebanon, Kuwait, Sudan and Iraq. The Literature category attracted 584 entries for the 2020/2021 Award, which represents a 33 percent increase compared to the previous edition.
The longlisted novels include:
• An Taashaq Al-Hayat (To Love Life) by Alawiya Sobh from Lebanon, published by Dar Al Adab Publishing & Distribution in 2020
• Wajooh Al-Hosh (The Faces of the Courtyard) by Hessein Ali ......read more
DCT Abu Dhabi and Alef Education collaborate to exchange knowledge and promote Artificial Intelligence techniques in developing educational experiences in schools
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates – 30 November, 2020: MAKTABA at the Department of Culture and Tourism - Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi) has announced its collaboration with Alef Education, the Abu Dhabi-based global education technology company, to strengthen ties between the two institutions for the benefit of the education sector across the UAE.
Under the new collaboration, the winners of the Alef Education Award will participate in MAKTABA’s programmes and competitions, which include the Creative Reader competition, Little Writer in the Big Book competition, and Back to School programme. These are in addition to the School Breaks programme, which includes ......read more
The normalisation agreement between the United Arab Emirates and Israel is a great opportunity to find new friends and new collaborations in this area: Boaz Toshav
United Arab Emirates - November 29, 2020: Boaz Toshav, one of the owners and Board members of prestigious Israeli club Hapoel Tel Aviv, visited Dubai Sports Council to discuss mutual cooperation and investment opportunities.
His Excellency Saeed Hareb, Secretary General of Dubai Sports Council, received Toshav in the presence of Nasser Aman Al Rahma, Assistant Secretary General of Dubai Sports Council.
Welcoming Toshav, His Excellency Saeed Hareb explained the role that the Council plays in promoting sports at many different levels in Dubai, including the grassroots and community level, in developing the Emirate’s sports sector, in ......read more
A-Kid has become the first Spanish WWE champion after defeating Trent Seven in the NXT UK Heritage Cup.
United Arab Emirates - November 29, 2020: Since emerging on the NXT UK scene, Madrid-born Superstar A-Kid has quickly captured the interest of the WWE Universe as well as prominent competitors like the first-ever United Kingdom Champion, Tyler Bate.
Win or lose, the up-and-comer has wasted little time bringing the fight to a number of high-profile opponents that include Trent Seven, Jordan Devlin and Bate himself. Hailing from one of the hardest-working neighborhoods of Madrid, A-Kid takes pride in representing his homeland as WWE’s first Spanish Superstar. A versatile competitor who can dish out strikes, masterfully applied holds, and high-risk maneuvers alike, the versatile Superstar is a student of ......read more
● Dubai transforms into an expansive running arena to welcome more than 100,000 participants for the city’s biggest-ever fun run
● Runners of all ages shape their own routes across the city to celebrate the joys of running - from Jebel Ali to Jumeirah, Downtown to Dubai Creek
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 28 November 2020: In a spectacle of true determination, the Dubai Fitness Challenge (DFC) 2020 united the whole community as more than 100,000 participants took to the streets for the city’s biggest fun run, the Dubai Run, presented by Mai Dubai. People of all ages, abilities and fitness levels walked, wheeled, jogged and ran along their own routes at stunning locations across the city.
Residents were thrilled at the opportunity to beat their personal best in a relaxed, ......read more
Dubai, November 26, 2020: A trial camel race is set to take place on Friday (27 November) at Dubai’s Al Marmoom Racetrack at 5pm in preparation for the Camel Trek Marathon for UAE expats.
Organised by the Hamdan Bin Mohammed Heritage Center (HHC), this inaugural camel race aims to test participants from previous Camel Trek editions, and pave the way to new candidates willing to take the challenge of the marathon which will take place after the completion of the seventh edition of the Camel Trek in December.
The announcement of launching the annual Camel Trek Marathon for Expats was made last March, following the directives from His Highness Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai. The Camel Trek Marathon is organised by HHC during the Crown Prince Festival for Arabian Camels ......read more
The fun run takes place on Friday, 11th December 2020
2.5km and 5km route options available
Best 5 dressed Santa prizes including festive goodies wrapped for Christmas day
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 24 November 2020: Hundreds of Santa’s running along Dubai Festival City’s Marsa Creek is definitely something to share in, as online registration for this year’s Dubai Festival City Santa Run is officially open.
Hosted by Al-Futtaim Group Real Estate’s fully integrated destination, Dubai Festival City, and organized by Race ME in association with the Dubai Sports Council, the third edition of the fun run will take place on Friday 11th December, while adhering to the hygiene and safety measures.
Open for all ages and abilities and covering two distances of 2.5km and 5km, ......read more
Dubai, November 23, 2020: The first preliminary camel race prior to the sixth edition of the National Day Camel Marathon, will be held next Friday, 27th of November, in Dubai’s Al Marmoom racetrack. The race, organized by the Hamadan Bin Mohammed Heritage Center (HHC), is one of two races introduced by the Center last season.
Each preliminary camel race comprises of two matches. The first, showing debut this season, is dedicated to participants 29 years of age and below. The second match is for participants above the age of 30.
For her part, Souad Ibrahim Darwish, Director of Championships at HHC said, “Owing to the success reaped in last season’s prep camel races and the demand by Emirati youth, we have introduced a new match to the two races covering another age group (below 29 years) ......read more
Organised by Dubai Sports Council, the Dune Run is a big hit among participants
United Arab Emirates - November 22, 2020: The UAE’s Mohammed Al Hassani and Hamad Al Zeyoudi topped the men’s podium in the Elite and Open divisions of the 5km Al Marmoom Dune Run, which saw more than 250 participants representing many different countries challenge their limits in the desert.
One of the first event of its kind, Al Marmoom Dune Run was organised by Dubai Sports Council in cooperation with Dubai Municipality and FittGROUPME inside the magnificent Al Marmoom Desert Conservation Reserve, which is the largest project of its kind in the world with more than 40 hectares of pristine shrub land that is home to 204 species of native birds, 158 species of migratory birds and many other endangered species, as ......read more
The Award announces longlists featuring 18 selected works from seven Arab Countries for its 15th edition
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates – 22 November 2020: The Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi) has announced the Sheikh Zayed Book Award (SZBA) longlists in the ‘Contribution to the Development of Nations’ and ‘Literary and Art Criticism’ categories for the Award’s 15th edition (2020-2021), which collectively received 461 submissions from various Arab countries.
This year, the ‘Development of Nations’ category received 262 submissions, representing 11 percent of all submissions across the categories. Eight titles have been selected for the longlist from six Arab countries, namely the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, ......read more
United Arab Emirates - November 19, 2020: The Organizing Committee of the 4th Dubai Women’s Triathlon, which is being organised under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mansoor Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Chairman of Dubai Sports Council, held a meeting with its partners from different government entities to discuss the preparations for the event that takes place in the Jumeirah District on November 27.
Organised by the Women’s Sports Committee of Dubai Sports Council in cooperation with hosts Dubai Ladies Club, the 4th season of Dubai Women’s Triathlon is open to women of all nationalities aged 15 and above.
The coordination meeting was held at Dubai Ladies Club and representatives from Dubai Sports Council, Dubai Ladies Club, Dubai Police, Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority ......read more
As an easier way for everyone to join the conversation
United Arab Emirates - November 18, 2020: Twitter’s purpose is to serve the public conversation – it’s where people go to see what's happening and talk about it. But some have expressed that Tweeting is uncomfortable because it feels so public, so permanent, and like there's so much pressure to rack up Retweets and Likes. That’s why, there are so many Tweets left in drafts. To help people feel more comfortable, Twitter has been working on a lower pressure way for people to talk about what’s happening. Today, Twitter is introducing Fleets so everyone can easily join the conversation in a new way – with their fleeting thoughts.
Fleets are for sharing momentary thoughts – they help start conversations and ......read more
United Arab Emirates - November 18, 2020: As The Undertaker prepares to say goodbye to WWE, Tyson Fury has paid tribute to the Deadman with a post on social media thanking him for the wonderful memories he has created for fans during a stellar 30-year career.
The upcoming Survivor Series, which takes place on Monday 23 November (UAE time) and can be livestreamed via WWE Network in the MENA region, will mark The Undertaker’s final farewell as his magnificent career, in which he has taken on some of WWE’s all-time greats, draws to a close.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 17th November 2020: There’s still time to take on a new challenge and register to take part in Jeep Tough Mudder this weekend in the adventure Emirate of Ras Al Khaimah!
Taking place on Friday 20th November on the picturesque island of Mina Al Arab, the last remaining tickets to both the Classic Tough Mudder 10k course, and the Tough Mudder 5k course route, can be purchased from www.toughmudder.ae. Tickets are on sale for $109 USD for the classic course and $89 USD for the 5k course.
Following strict COVID-19 guidelines to ensure the safety of all Mudders taking part, the event will be operating at 60% reduced capacity. The famous Jeep Tough Mudder obstacles have also been adapted to meet the COVID-19 safety guidelines so Mudders can still have fun whilst moving their bodies and ......read more
United Arab Emirates - November 16, 2020: Dubai Public Prosecution’s Heba Sami has won the table tennis title and Suad Yousuf Saeed of Dubai Police has clinched the bowling crown among Emiratis in the opening week of the 2020 Sheikha Hind Women's Sports Tournament.
Held under the patronage of the wife of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of UAE and Ruler of Dubai, HH Sheikha Hind Bint Maktoum Bin Juma Al Maktoum, the Sheikha Hind Women's Sports Tournament is organised by the Women’s Sports Committee of Dubai Sports Council and participation is open to all Emirati and non-Emirati ladies working in the government, semi-government and private sectors.
Rawda Al Mahrezi, Chairman of the Women's Sports Committee, and Fawzia Faridoon, Head of the ......read more
United Arab Emirates - November 12, 2020: Dubai Sports Council has honoured 2010 World Cup winner and Spanish football legend Carles Puyol, and former France ace Nicolas Anelka with the ‘Medal of First Line of Defence’ in appreciation of their support for the Council’s ‘Be Fit, Be Safe’ campaign.
His Excellency Saeed Hareb, Secretary General of Dubai Sports Council, presented the commemorative medals to Puyol and Anelka at the Council headquarters, in the presence of Nasser Aman Al Rahma, Assistant Secretary General of Dubai Sports Council.
The medals pay homage to the selfless service of Dubai Police, Dubai Civil Defence, Dubai Health Authority, and Dubai Corporation for Ambulance Services in the fight to contain the COVID-19 pandemic in Dubai. Together, they were at the forefront of ......read more
Saudi Arabia was once again at the centre of golf news as the world’s best players descend on the Kingdom for the country’s inaugural ladies tournament
Wednesday 12, November 2020: His Excellency Yasir O. Al-Rumayyan, Chairman of Golf Saudi and the Saudi Golf Federation today kicked off the inaugural Aramco Saudi Ladies International presented by the Public Investment Fund, a historic occasion for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The tournament commencement was accompanied by an announcement that Saudi Arabia has also created a comprehensive national golf sustainability strategy that embraces an innovative culture and ambitious outlook across key environmental, economic and social aspects of the sport.
“The central tenet of our national golf strategy is sustainability. The ambition is for Golf in ......read more
WWE SUPERSTAR SETH ROLLINS PICKS HIS FANTASY SURVIVOR SERIES TEAMS
WWE Superstar Seth Rollins says Triple H, Shawn Michaels and the legendary Andre The Giant would be part of his fantasy Survivor Series squad.
WWE fans in the MENA region can livestream Survivor Series, which takes place on Monday 23 November (UAE time), via WWE Network, with a free one-month trial available via www.wwenetwork.com
The event will also see one of the most iconic WWE Superstars, The Undertaker, bid a final farewell following a stellar 30-year career.
Speaking ahead of the big event, Rollins, another firmly established Superstar, was asked to pick his all-time five-man Survivor Series team, and he opted for some of the biggest names to have stepped foot in the ring.
“For number one I’d have to go for Triple H; he’s the ......read more
Billed as a triathlon with a difference, the Quest is region’s first long-distance adventure race based on mountain biking, trail running and kayaking
United Arab Emirates - November 11, 2020: Did you enjoy watching the ‘World’s Toughest Race’ with Bear Grylls on Amazon Prime, as competitors challenged their physical and emotional limits across 11 days in the most epic global adventure race ever attempted? Then our very own, miniature adoption of the format – the Garmin Quest 2020 in Hatta – should be right up your alley.
Dubai Sports Council, Hatta Adventures, Garmin and Arabian Epic have come together to create this exciting race format that guarantees a once-in-a-lifetime experience in the foothills of the Hajar Mountains, taking participants on an adventure of ......read more
United Arab Emirates - November 10, 2020: His Excellency Saeed Hareb, Secretary General of Dubai Sports Council, received former Israel national football team and Chelsea coach Avram Grant at the Council headquarters and the two parties are keen to collaborate for the betterment of football in the UAE.
The meeting, which took place at the headquarters of Dubai Sports Council, was attended by Nasser Aman Al Rahma, Assistant Secretary General of the Council, and the Israeli coach, who has spent almost 48 years coaching teams in Israel, England and many other countries, expressed his desire to work with Dubai Sports Council for the benefit of football in the UAE by conducting advance-level workshops and training courses for the technical staff here.
His Excellency Saeed Hareb gave an explanation to the Israeli coach ......read more
United Arab Emirates - November 10, 2020: As part of its ongoing commitment to inspire the next generation of cyclists in the UAE, UAE Team Emirates have launched a ‘Champions Challenge’ to encourage UAE residents of all ages to pick up their bikes, get outside and start cycling and recording their activity over the next two weeks.
The challenge comes after the success of the team in this year’s Tour de France where Tadej Pogacar, the 22-year-old Slovenian starlet, officially became the youngest ever post-war winner.
Cycling fans in the UAE are encouraged to ride 36.2km, the length of stage 20 of this year’s Tour, to honor Pogacar’s individual time-trial triumph that took him to first place in the General Classification in his first ever Tour.
The ......read more
Heriot Watt University ranks First, Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University Second and the American University of Sharjah ranked third respectively
Dubai, UAE, 08 November 2020: Dubai Investments PJSC, the leading, diversified Investment company listed on the Dubai Financial Market (DFM), has announced the winners of its flagship sustainability initiative, the “Acting on Plastic” Universities Competition 2020 that was launched in January this year.
The Competition is one of Dubai Investments leading sustainability initiatives that fosters the Company’s commitment to its Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) plan and aligns its directions with the UAE Vision 2021 which calls for phasing out waste across the country, and a drive to accelerate the achievement of the UN Sustainable Development ......read more
Organised by Dubai Sports Council and Ski Dubai, the Challenge is a big hit among participants
United Arab Emirates - November 07, 2020: Morocco’s Mohammed Mira and Jessica Towl of United Kingdom have bagged the top honours in the Elite category of the 11th Ice Warrior Challenge, which was held on Friday morning at Ski Dubai, Mall of the Emirates.
Organised by Dubai Sports Council in partnership with Ski Dubai, the Ice Warrior Challenge saw a spirited turnout, with participants representing many different countries, as well as government entities and clubs like Dubai Police and Al Dhafra club.
Nasser Aman Al Rahma, Assistant Secretary General of Dubai Sports Council, was present at Ski Dubai along with Mohammad El Etri, Director of Majid Al Futtaim Global Snow Operations and ......read more
Sharjah, United Arab Emirates - November 11, 2020: His Excellency Khalid Jassim Al Midfa, chairman of Sharjah Commerce and Tourism Development Authority (SCTDA), visited Sharjah Cricket Stadium last night during the final league game of this year’s edition of the IPL, which saw Sunrisers Hyderabad beat Mumbai Indians by 10 wickets and book their place in the playoffs.
Whilst there he lauded the idea of a cricket museum at the stadium and said it was another attractive dimension to a facility that has so squarely put Sharjah on the global sporting map.
‘Such a venture is well in line with our priority to promote Sharjah as a sports tourism destination across the globe and as such we look forward to working closely with the stadium to make the visitor and player experience in Sharjah a ......read more
• Iconic Dubai cycling race attracts thousands of competitors every year
• The challenge will be made up of four build-up rides, starting on 28 November, and the main event in February
• Registration opens at 2pm on Thursday, November 5 via www.cyclingchallenge.ae with the Dubai Big 5 promotion
4 November 2020, Dubai: The 2021 edition of one of the region’s favourite sporting events - the legendary Spinneys Dubai 92 Cycle Challenge – will open for registration at 2pm tomorrow (Thursday 5 November), with the first 35km build-up ride due to be held on 28 November at Al Qudra Cycling Track in Dubai.
The challenge, which is held in partnership with Spinneys Dubai and Dubai 92, consists of four build-up rides of increasing length staged at the purpose-built Al Qudra Cycling Track, ......read more
National Geographic Abu Dhabi (NGAD) and Almarai Celebrate Ten Years of Unforgettable ‘Moments’
Abu Dhabi, UAE: National Geographic Abu Dhabi (NGAD) and Almarai are celebrating a decade of ‘Moments’, which has established itself as one of the largest photography competitions across the Middle East and North Africa.
Launched in 2010 to nurture the region’s ......read more
Organised by Dubai Sports Council and Ski Dubai, the 11th edition of Ice Warrior Challenge has attracted participants from many different countries
United Arab Emirates - November 04, 2020: The 11th edition of Ice Warrior Challenge, one of the toughest and most popular event among obstacle course enthusiasts and thrill seekers, will take place this Friday, November 6, ......read more
• Ajman University student claims first prize of AED 10,000 and a sought after internship at P&T Group
• The second edition of the competition sees over 100 UAE students submit their designs for a cultural museum in Jumeirah
• The competition aims to nurture the talent of ......read more
Training will follow highest health and safety standards
Abu Dhabi – November 3, 2020: The UAE Jiu-Jitsu Federation (UAEJJF), the governing body for the sport in the Emirates, has announced the resumption of training for adult athletes at the Jiu-Jitsu Arena, in Abu Dhabi, coinciding with the UAE Flag Day.
In line with the highest health and ......read more
United Arab Emirates - November 01, 2020: At Instagram, we're always looking to provide the best live creation and viewing experience for our community, and have launched changes to improve that experience. These features include:
• Extending the time limit for a live stream from 60 minutes to four hours for all people on Instagram, globally. This ......read more
● Global Village sets world record for the Most videos in a music medley video
● Rockin'1000 amazed audiences around the globe as 2,500 singers and musicians from over 80 countries delivered an unforgettable performance
Dubai, UAE, 31 October 2020: Global Village, the UAE and wider region's leading multicultural family ......read more
United Arab Emirates - October 31, 2020: We are announcing an update to Instagram DMs by introducing a new Messenger experience on the app. Messaging has come a long way since we first brought it to Instagram. We’ve been exploring how messaging should evolve as we grow. On Facebook’s family of apps alone, people send more than 100 billion messages to their friends ......read more
● From October 30 to November 16, 2020, the Assembly will take over the Jameel Arts Centre with curated interventions and public programming addressing their chosen theme of ‘Reassigning Value’
● 25 upcoming young UAE-based artists and creatives have produced new works to engage visitors and activate the Jameel
Dubai, United Arab Emirates | October 28, ......read more
• Cleanliness and hygiene remain top of Global Village priorities for guests’ comfort
• Enhanced cleaning and sanitising processes implemented for Silver Jubilee season
• Disinfection treatments during and after operational hours will be carried out using SHIELDme products
Dubai, UAE, 28 October 2020: Global Village, the UAE and wider ......read more
Being organised by Dubai Sports Council and 9714sports, the Challenge will take place on October 31 at AquaFun Waterpark in JBR
United Arab Emirates - October 28, 2020: The AquaFun Waterpark in JBR will be buzzing with activity this Saturday as 150 competitors take part in a brand new family event, the Aqua Challenge, which is the first event of its kind in ......read more
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October 27, 2020: The POLICE DNA is all about freedom. A brand that has its finger on the fashion pulse, the accessories from POLICE are not just fleeting cursory fashion moments, they are the choices of a generation that is fearless when it comes to letting its voice be ......read more
UAE Team Emirates have put pen to paper to bring Ryan Gibbons to the Emirati squad on a two year contract.
United Arab Emirates - October 27, 2020: The 26-year old from Johannesburg, South Africa is the current national road champion and won a gold medal in the time trial at the 2019 African Games. He stepped up to World Tour level in 2017 with NTT and has spent his entire ......read more
Season 25 is running for 25 weeks and the next stop on this year's adventure is Friday's Rockin'1000 gig, the biggest virtual rock concert in history
Dubai, UAE, 26 October 2020: Global Village, the UAE and wider region's leading multicultural family destination for culture, shopping, and entertainment, hosted excited guests on day one of Season 25 as the Silver Jubilee ......read more
Live Our Heritage Festival returns to Global Village under the theme “Genius of Emirati Traditional Crafts”
• Hosting rich activities in conjunction with Global Village’s Silver Jubilee between 25 October 2020 and 18 April 2021.
• Holding folk arts, traditional workshops, traditional crafts, educational sessions, enthusiastic competitions, and ......read more
Sharjah, United Arab Emirates - October 26, 2020: Sharjah Cricket Stadium will host the Women’s T20 challenge scheduled to take place next month it was officially announced by the BCCI.
Earlier in the month, the squads were announced and also captains Harmanpreet Kaur, Smriti Mandhana, and Mithali Raj for Supernovas, Trailblazers, and Velocity squads respectively. The three ......read more
● Be part of the city’s biggest fun run; choose your distance, choose your location, choose your start time and choose your running partners
● FREE 28-day training programmes by leading coaches and athletes to help get you ready
● In partnership with Dubai Cares, support fundraising for ‘Education Uninterrupted’
Dubai, United Arab ......read more
United Arab Emirates - October 25, 2020: Ariel Middle East - one of the world’s most recognisable laundry brands – merged Augmented Reality (AR) with abstract art through PodArt, a one of a kind experience over the weekend.
The event brought to life Ariel PODS - the innovative laundry care solution, designed to contain three products in one. The interactive ......read more
Beat Justin Gaethje, Submission R2
“Thank you for these guys, these guys with me have been with my father for more than 10 years. All my team, AKA with coach Javier (Mendez), I love him so much, all my team. Today, I want to say, this was my last fight. No way am I going to come here without my father. It was first time, after what happened with ......read more
Abu Dhabi, UAE – October 22, 2020: Abu Dhabi continued to cement its position as the perfect place for global sporting stars to showcase their skills as UFC FIGHT NIGHT: ORTEGA VS THE KOREAN ZOMBIE saw fighters from 11 countries take to the Octagon.
The fourth outing of the mega five-event Return to Fight Island series currently taking place on Yas Island hosted fighters from Asia, ......read more
Champion vs Champion fight at Flash Forum on October 24 will be a fitting finale to mega Return to Fight Island series
Khabib: ‘Right now is a special time for me fighting here in Abu Dhabi’
Gaethje: ‘To be here fighting in Abu Dhabi means the world to me’
United Arab Emirates, October 22, 2020: Khabib ‘The Eagle’ ......read more
There were 91 million Tweets around the 2019-20 Saudi Professional League season
United Arab Emirates, October 21, 2020: According to recent research by Twitter, football is the most popular sport on the platform in Saudi Arabia, with fans taking to the platform to celebrate heart-pounding victories, watch live tournament analysis, or cheer for their teams. In fact, there were 91 ......read more
Co-main event star Jarrod Cannonier among fighters enjoying some R&R before Saturday’s Return to Fight Island finale
United Arab Emirates, October 21, 2020: Some of the world’s best UFC fighters have swapped the gym for the sand ahead of this weekend’s thrilling Return to Fight Island finale in Abu Dhabi, enjoying some downtime on Yas Island’s Yas ......read more
Clash of Champions will headline UFC 254 at Flash Forum On 24 October
United Arab Emirates, October 20, 2020: Khabib ‘The Eagle’ Nurmagomedov has landed in Abu Dhabi for his long-awaited return to the Octagon where he will face Justin ‘The Highlight’ Gaethje, the interim champion of the lightweight division.
UFC lightweight champion Khabib has ......read more
Strong Polish climber signs deal with the Emirati team
United Arab Emirates, October 20, 2020: Rafal Majka will be a UAE Team Emirates rider for the next two seasons. The climber from Krakow will add strength on the hills to the squad led by Mauro Gianetti.
“With Rafal, our group of climbers is getting a strong boost” says Team ......read more
It is the first mass-running event to be staged in UAE in the COVID-19 era
United Arab Emirates, October 19, 2020: The Dubai International Financial Centre will be buzzing with activity this Friday as more than 400 runners from over 40 countries take part in the 2020 Mai Dubai City Half Marathon, the first mass-running event to be staged in Dubai and the UAE since the start ......read more