Dubai PR Network, Online Press Release from Dubai and Middle East
 
Sports(Entertainment)
Filter PR by
  
Team Abu Dhabi Ready for Showdown With Dubai Police in Fujairah
 
Team Abu Dhabi Ready for Showdown With Dubai Police in Fujairah
Al Tayer, Al Mansoori aim to make decisive move after being edged out in Speed Cat Run
 
04, December, 2021:  Team Abu Dhabi are ready for a showdown with Dubai Police at the Fujairah Grand Prix tomorrow (Saturday) as a fascinating battle develops for the 2021 UIM XCAT World Championship.
 
Rashed Al Tayer and Majed Al Mansoori in Abu Dhabi 5 believe they can turn the tables on Arif Al Zaffain and Nadir Bin Hendi after being edged out by the Dubai Police combination in the final of today’s Speed Cat Run for the Fujairah Trophy.
 
Dubai Police lead the XCAT world title race by three points from Abu Dhabi 5 heading into the last of three Grand Prix races off Fujairah International Marine Club tomorrow afternoon.
 
But with team-mates Shaun Torrente and Faleh Al Mansoori in Abu Dhabi 4 aiming for their second victory in 48 hours and the Dubai Grand Prix to follow on December10-11, Al Tayer is confident of a positive outcome in Fujairah.
 
“Our boat is running very well and it was close today, and we have the speed to win if we can get in front,” said Al Tayer following the Speed Cat Run, which saw the XCAT boats facing off in a knockout series of head-to-head sprints.
 
“Dubai Police are very strong, but we are going to give everything to take pole position tomorrow morning and we believe we can do it.”
 
Al Tayer and Al Mansoori beat their team-mates on the way to the final today, but Abu Dhabi 4, the 2018 world champions, are planning a final charge in Fujairah to keep alive their hopes of another XCAT crown.
 
Immediately after the Speed Cat Run, Torrente was in deep discussion with his Team Abu Dhabi mechanics, looking for ways to fine tune the boat which ran perfectly to win race two following an engine failure in the Grand Prix opener.
 
UIM XCAT World Championship standings 
1. Dubai Police (UAE) Arif Al Zaffain/Nadir Bin Hendi  55pts
2. Abu Dhabi 5 (UAE) Rashed Al Tayer/Majed Al Mansoori 52pts
3. 222 Offshore (IT/AU) Giovanni Carpitella/Darren Nicholson 47pts
4. Six (MC) Tomaso Polli/Matteo Nicolini 44pts
5. Victory Team (UAE) Erik Stark/Mohamed Alyammahi 37pts
6. Abu Dhabi 4 (UAE) Shaun Torrente/Faleh Al Mansoori 35pts
7. New Star (RU) Mikhail Kitashev/Dmitry Vandyshev 30pts
8. Pasta Amato (IT) Alfredo Amato/Saul Bubacco 19pts
9. HPI Racing Team (IT) Rosario Schiano Di Cola/G.S. Di Cola 18pts
10. Foresti E Suardi (IT) Roberto Lo Piano/Giampaolo Montavoci 10pts


Posted by : DubaiPRNetwork.com Editorial Team
Viewed 3944 times
PR Category : Entertainment
Posted on : Saturday, December 4, 2021  11:49:00 AM UAE local time (GMT+4)
Replication or redistribution in whole or in part is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of DubaiPRNetwork.com.
Previous Story : Team Abu Dhabi Primed for Big XCAT Title Battle After 222 Of...
Next Story : Abu Dhabi Lights Up for Welcome Return of Mubadala World Ten...
Email this article Print this article

Share this article with your friends and followers
NewsVine
Back to Section Home

Related Stories



 
 
Most Viewed Press Release posted in the last 7 days
First Technology Event in 2022 in Dubai Opens with a Resounding Success [8307-Views]
Shenzhen Brand Products Exhibition Come to Dubai Physically on January 2022 [6617-Views]
Mysterious Ancient Tombs Reveal 4,500-Year-Old Highway Network in North-West Arabia [4326-Views]
Are You Ready for Valentine's Day? - Omega Says 'Show Me Love' [3956-Views]
GEMS Education Statement: Navigating a Safe Return to School Over the Coming Weeks [3288-Views]
New UAE weekend: SEHA announces updated operational hours across its facilities [2911-Views]
Sony Middle East & Africa Broadens Availability of 360 Spatial Sound Experience with Upgra... [2907-Views]
Loeb Eats Into Al Attiyah's Dakar Lead [2878-Views]
RAKEZ Facilitates Bank Account Opening for Clients through RAKBANK's Quick Apply Digital K... [2845-Views]
Dakar Update: Sheikh Khalid Al Qassimi [2788-Views]
Iraqi Airways Receives its First A220-300 [2780-Views]
Ajman University Set to Host the "Year of the Fiftieth" Commencement Ceremony [2743-Views]
Oris Big Crown X Cervo Volante [2735-Views]
NEW DATES: Atlantic Council Global Energy Forum to be held March 28-29, 2022, alongside Ex... [2628-Views]
Al Adil Enhances Product Range from Jammu & Kashmir [2624-Views]
Loeb Closes the Gap Again to Turn Up Dakar Pressure [2542-Views]
Samsung Electronics Announces 2022 Initiatives to Make Home Appliances More Eco-conscious [2530-Views]
‘Connections' Art Exhibition Concludes at Angola Pavilion, Expo 2020 [2452-Views]
Maserati: Back to Racing. The First Italian Brand to Compete in the ABB FIA Formula E Wor... [2448-Views]
The First-Ever Chupa Chups Room in the World Launches in Dubai, UAE [2386-Views]
Terranova Gives BRX SuperB Stage Win as Dakar Reaches Half-Way Point [2382-Views]
Samsung Launches Galaxy S21 FE 5G - The Ultimate Smartphone Designed for Fans in the UAE [2341-Views]
United Arab Bank Implements Complete Data Protection for Data Backup, Replication, and Dis... [2341-Views]
Xposure 2022 exhibitions mark a celebration of culture, adventure, beauty, and more [2308-Views]
Region's First World of Coffee Opens at Expo 2020 Dubai [2284-Views]
 
RSS Facebook Twitter LinkedDin DubaiPRNetwork.com on Instagram
 
Top Sections
 
Top Stories