Qualifier Anna Kalinskaya defeated World No.1 Iga Swiatek in the semifinals of the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships on Friday.
A dramatic photo finish decided the winner of the Fujairah Stage of the UAE Tour, which featured 182 km of racing from Al Aqah to Umm Al Quwain.
An all-unseeded semifinal at the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships saw Jasmine Paolini hold off Sorana Cirstea 6-2, 7-6.
Joe Root rescued England with a century on the opening day of the fourth test against India on Friday, steering the tourists to a respectable 302-7 after Akash Deep took early wickets.
Ferrari's Carlos Sainz set the pace on the second day of Formula One's pre-season testing in Bahrain on Thursday after the team changed the car's damaged floor following a loose drain cover incident.
Qualifier Anna Kalinskaya pulled off a stunning upset by defeating World No3 Coco Gauff in three sets to advance to the semifinals of the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships.
Jasmine Paolini advanced to the semifinals of the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships via walkover after her quarterfinal opponent Elena Rybakina was forced to withdraw due to gastrointestinal illness.
Tim Merlier sprinted to his second victory of the week in Stage 4 of the UAE Tour on Thursday.
Brazilian footballer Dani Alves was sentenced to four and a half years in prison on Thursday for sexually assaulting a woman in a Barcelona nightclub in 2022.
Cristiano Ronaldo's Al Nassr will lock horns with UAE side Al Ain in the quarter-finals of the Asian Champions League (ACL).
Porto snatched a shock last-gasp 1-0 victory over Arsenal as Galeno netted a sublime effort deep in stoppage time in their Champions League last-16 tie on Wednesday.
Virgil van Dijk and Cody Gakpo scored two minutes apart in the second half to open the floodgates as an injury-ravaged Liverpool opened some space at the top of the Premier League with a 4-1 comeback victory over Luton Town at Anfield on Wednesday.
President His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan and Gianni Infantino, President of the International Federation of Association Football (FIFA), have held talks on organising global sports tournaments and ways to support and enhance cooperation moving forward.
World No.1 Iga Swiatek defeated two-time former champion Elina Svitolina in the third round of the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships on Wednesday.
Third seed Coco Gauff pulled off a comeback win in the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships round of 16, outclassing Karolina Pliskova 2-6, 6-4, 6-3.
Ben O'Connor (Decathlon AG2R La Mondiale Team) won Stage 3 of the UAE Tour after a perfectly-timed attack on the summit of Jebel Jais on Wednesday.
Former Indian Test batter Lalchand Rajput has been appointed the head coach of the UAE men’s national team for a three-year period.
Erling Haaland erased any questions about his scoring touch on Tuesday, netting Manchester City's only goal in a 1-0 victory over Brentford that lifted them into second place in the Premier League table, just one point behind leaders Liverpool.
World No 1 Iga Swiatek came through a tactical battle to see off Sloane Stephens 6-4, 6-4 on Tuesday to set up a clash with Elina Svitolina, the winner of the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships in 2017 and 2018.
UAE Team Emirates dominated Stage 2 of the UAE Tour with a 1-2-3 finish at Abu Dhabi's Al Hudayriyat Island.
Donna Vekic came from behind to beat World No. 2 Aryna Sabalenka in the second round of the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships.
Eighth seed Maria Sakkari defeated Emma Navarro 6-2, 6-4, in round 2 of the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships on Tuesday.
Ninth seed Jelena Ostapenko survived a barrage of aces from qualifier Wang Xiyu to advance to the second round of the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships.
The UAE edged past Italy 3-1 on penalties after a gripping goalless draw in their crucial FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Group A clash.
World No. 3 Coco Gauff believes tennis can 'be the leader' in promoting equal pay across all sports – with the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships among the WTA competitions to have implemented the equality-centric policy.
Belgian cyclist Tim Merlier has won Stage 1 of the sixth edition of the UAE Tour.
Rasmus Hojlund's early double proved enough to secure Manchester United an absorbing 2-1 Premier League victory at Luton Town on Sunday and push them closer to the battle for the top four.
Champions Bayern Munich crashed to a 3-2 loss at VfL Bochum on Sunday for a third straight defeat in all competitions that saw them drop eight points behind Bundesliga leaders Bayer Leverkusen.
Fresh from claiming a historic third successive title at last week’s WTA Tour event in Doha, World No1 Iga Swiatek is optimistic she can carry her dominant form into this week’s Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships.
Arab superstar Ons Jabeur has been forced to withdraw from this year’s Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships owing to a persistent knee injury, tournament organisers have confirmed.
India set England a huge target and then skittled the tourists out for 122 to romp to a 434-run victory in the third test and go 2-1 up in the five-match series on Sunday.
Ali Mohammad's extra-time goal put the UAE in the knockout phase of the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup - UAE 2024 for the first time, after eliminating USA 3-2.
MI Emirates' run riot overpowered Dubai Capitals by 45 runs to emerge as the new champions of the DP World ILT20 Season 2 in Dubai.
World No. 1 Iga Swiatek is on course for a potential match-up with two-time Dubai winner Elina Svitolina in the third round following the official 56-player draw for the WTA 1000 event, as part of Dubai Duty Free Championships.
Real Madrid manager Carlo Ancelotti on Saturday breezily dismissed reports of French forward Kylian Mbappe joining the La Liga giants when his contract at Paris St Germain ends after this season.
UAE Team Emirates took two podiums in two races today, with Juan Ayuso taking 2nd on the 4.5km TT at the Vuelta Andalucia, while Rui Oliveira sprinted to a close 2nd place on stage 3 of the Volta Algarve.
Xabi Alonso is an incredible talent from the new generation of managers, given his impressive run at Bayer Leverkusen, soon-to-depart Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp said.
Teenage prodigy Celine Simunyu will make history at the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships on Friday by becoming the first Irish female player to be awarded a wildcard for the qualifying rounds of the WTA event.
Four-times Grand Slam champion Naomi Osaka and holder Barbora Krejcikova have pulled out of the Dubai Tennis Championships.
Former world number one Simona Halep is suing the Canadian company that produced a nutritional supplement that she believes led to her being handed a four-year ban for doping that could end her career.
Ruben Loftus-Cheek scored two headers and Rafael Leao added a third as AC Milan secured an emphatic 3-0 home win over French side Rennes in the first leg of their Europa League playoff tie on Thursday.
Hosts UAE kicked off their FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup campaign with a hard-fought 2-1 victory over Egypt in the first ever all-Arab clash at the finals.
Dubai Capitals recorded a stunning nine-wicket victory over reigning champions Gulf Giants in Qualifier 2 of the DP World ILT20 season 2 at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium.
Rafael Nadal hopes to compete at this year's French Open and the Olympics, the former world number one said.
The FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup is set to begin in Dubai, with 16 teams from around the world competing for the title.
MI Emirates stormed into the final through a domineering show over defending champions Gulf Giants to win by 45 runs in Qualifier 1 of the DP World ILT20 season 2 in Dubai.
Harry Kane’s hopes of winning a trophy this season were dented, as his side lost the first leg of their Champions League round of 16 tie against Lazio 1-0.
Lewis Hamilton said he was 'mega-motivated' as Mercedes presented a heavily-revised car for the seven-times world champion's last season before he moves to Ferrari.
Carlos Sainz acknowledged he was surprised to learn that Lewis Hamilton will be taking his seat in 2025, but the Spaniard said he was aware of the move ahead of Ferrari's announcement on Feb 1.
Dubai Capitals defeated Abu Dhabi Knight Riders by 85 runs in the eliminator of the DP World ILT20 season 2 at the Zayed Cricket Stadium.
Sven-Goran Eriksson will be part of the Liverpool Legends management team when they host a charity match against Ajax Legends at Anfield on March 23, the Merseyside outfit said after the terminally-ill Swede revealed his wish to manage the club.
Ferrari drivers Charles Leclerc and Carlos Sainz sounded positive on Tuesday at the launch of a 2024 car they expected to be easier to drive and develop through the longest of Formula One seasons.
Tickets for the 16th Formula One Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix are on sale as the countdown to the 2024 season begins.
Conor Gallagher netted twice as Chelsea came from behind to beat Crystal Palace 1-3 at Selhurst Park to climb into the top half of the table.
Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships, on Monday, announced the return of Ons Jabeur to compete in the tournament which starts on February 16.
The Kansas City Chiefs defeated the San Francisco 49ers 25-22 in overtime to secure their second consecutive Super Bowl title and cement their status as the National Football League's (NFL) latest dynasty.
The Desert Vipers sailed to a comfortable six-wicket win over the Sharjah Warriors in the 30th and final league match of the DP World ILT20 season 2 at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium after rain reduced it to an 18-over contest.
Top seed Elena Rybakina powered to a 6-1 6-4 win over Russian Daria Kasatkina in the final of the Abu Dhabi Open on Sunday to lift her second trophy of the season and seventh overall.
Rain delayed the doubles final at the Mubadala Abu Dhabi Open on Sunday, being rescheduled to start at 12pm (midday), with the singles final to start as planned, not before 5pm.
Abu Dhabi’s Integrated Transport Centre (ITC) has announced road and traffic closures in the emirate for the final stage of the UAE Women's Tour.
World Number 6, Ons Jabeur, exited the Mubadala Abu Dhabi Open presented by Abu Dhabi Sports Council following a straight-sets defeat at the hands of Beatriz Haddad Maia.
India batsman Virat Kohli has been ruled out of the remaining three tests of their five-match home series with England due to personal reasons, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) said on Saturday.
The organiser of a highly anticipated Inter Miami match in Hong Kong last week, expected to star Lionel Messi, will give a 50 per cent refund for tickets after widespread anger that the Argentine player did not take the field due to injury but played in Japan days later.
Elena Rybakina defeated Danielle Collins for a place in the quarter-finals of the Mubadala Abu Dhabi Open, where she joins Barbora Krejčíková, Liudmila Samsonova and Cristina Bucșa, who were also winners on day six of the competition.
Gulf Giants showcased grit and determination to pull off a narrow five-run win over MI Emirates in the 26th match of the DP World ILT20 season 2 at the Dubai International Stadium.
Emirates Airline has added to its extensive sports portfolio by becoming a global partner of the National Basketball Association (NBA).
Beatriz Haddad Maia on Wednesday overcame Magda Linette in the longest WTA main draw match of 2024 at the Mubadala Abu Dhabi Open, with the contest lasting three hours and 42 minutes.
Tunisian fan favourite Ons Jabeur blasted her way into the last eight of the Mubadala Abu Dhabi Open with a straight-sets victory over Brit Emma Raducanu on Wednesday.
Dubai Police are urging motorists to comply with traffic restrictions ahead of the UAE Women's Cycling Tour which starts Thursday, February 8, in Dubai.
Hosts and defending champions Qatar edged Iran 3-2 in a thrilling Asian Cup semi-final on Wednesday with striker Almoez Ali scoring the winner to set up a title clash with Jordan.
Three-time winners Nigeria reached the Africa Cup of Nations final after goalkeeper Stanley Nwabali guided his side to a 4-2 penalty shootout victory over South Africa following a 1-1 draw on Wednesday.
Leg spinner Adil Rashid produced a spell of 4 for 12 to bowl out Abu Dhabi Knight Riders for a paltry 94 runs in 17.1 overs in the 25th match of the DP World ILT20 season 2 at the Zayed Cricket Stadium.
Sebastien Haller sent hosts Ivory Coast into the Africa Cup of Nations final as they beat Democratic Republic of Congo 1-0 in Wednesday's semi-final.
Chelsea responded to a troubling week with a superb 3-1 win at Aston Villa to reach the fifth round of the FA Cup and put a smile back on the face of Mauricio Pochettino on Wednesday.
After leaving fans guessing about whether or not he would take to the pitch, Lionel Messi came on in the 60th minute in Inter Miami's friendly match in Tokyo on Wednesday, thrilling locals but angering fans in Hong Kong, where he failed to play at a weekend game.
Gulf Giants, through an exhibition of superb teamwork and resilience, fought tooth and nail to defend a meagre total of 126 for 9 in 20 overs and pull off a 19-run win over Dubai Capitals in the 24th match of the DP World ILT20 season 2 at the Dubai International Stadium.
American Danielle Collins produced the performance of the day at the Mubadala Abu Dhabi Open, defeating four-time Grand Slam-winner Naomi Osaka in straight sets to progress to the last 16.
Ons Jabeur and Naomi Osaka suffered elimination from the doubles competition at the Mubadala Abu Dhabi Open, as they were beaten in straight sets by Magda Linette and Bernarda Pera.
Saudi Arabia will host a new elite tennis exhibition featuring Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal with three other Grand Slam winners in October, the country's General Entertainment Authority has announced.
After disappointing a legion of fans in Hong Kong with a no-show on the pitch at the weekend, Lionel Messi left open the possibility of playing in Inter Miami's friendly in Tokyo, saying he left "much better" than he did a few days ago.
Phil Foden scored a brilliantly composed hat-trick as Manchester City turned on the style to earn a 3-1 comeback win at battling Brentford on Monday and close to within two points of Premier League leaders Liverpool with a game in hand.
Red Bull are investigating a complaint against their Formula One team boss Christian Horner, the Austrian energy drink company said in a statement on Monday without giving any details about the allegations.
Emma Raducanu will meet Ons Jabeur in a hugely anticipated last 16 clash at the Mubadala Abu Dhabi Open presented by Abu Dhabi Sports Council, after the Brit showed her class in what was ultimately a comfortable win over Czech Republic’s Marie Bouzkova.
Ravi Bopara, Joshua Little and David Willey orchestrated Sharjah Warriors’ catastrophic batting collapse and helped Abu Dhabi Knight Riders march to an emphatic seven-wicket win in the 23rd match of the DP World ILT20 season 2 in Sharjah.
Ravichandran Ashwin and Jasprit Bumrah claimed three wickets apiece and bowled India to a series-levelling victory by 106 runs against England in the second test on Monday.
The 2026 FIFA World Cup final will be played at MetLife Stadium on July 19 in New Jersey, FIFA announced Sunday.
A hat-trick from Wolverhampton Wanderers' Matheus Cunha again exposed Chelsea's defensive frailties with the visitors coming from behind to record a 4-2 win at Stamford Bridge on Sunday.
Arsenal spiced up an already intriguing Premier League title race as they beat lacklustre leaders Liverpool 3-1 to slice the gap to two points and move into second spot on Sunday.
MI Emirates continued to reign supreme in the DP World ILT20 Season 2, registering a resounding 30-run victory against the Desert Vipers at the Zayed Cricket Stadium to become the first team to secure the berth in the play-offs.
Shimron Hetmyer flayed the Sharjah Warriors bowling attack to score an unbeaten 53 runs and helped Gulf Giants post an impressive total of 187 for 6 in 20 overs and win the 22nd match of the DP World ILT20 season 2 by 79 runs in Dubai.
Manchester United's Alejandro Garnacho netted twice after Rasmus Hojlund scored on his 21st birthday as the Old Trafford side beat West Ham United 3-0 to climb above the visitors into sixth place in the Premier League on Sunday.
Australia's Sean Abbott shone with bat and ball as the world champions beat West Indies by 83 runs in Sydney on Sunday, winning the three-match One Day International (ODI) series 2-0.
Grand Slam-winner Emma Raducanu will play her first match at this year’s Mubadala Abu Dhabi Open on Monday, February 5.
Brandon McNulty took an impressive solo victory on the shortened stage 4 at the Volta Valenciana, crossing the line at the top of the steep final climb Alto del Miserat ahead of Santiago Buitrago (Bahrain-Victorious), and Aleksandr Vlasov (Bora-Hansgrohe).
Powered by belligerent knocks by Michael Pepper and Andre Russel, the Abu Dhabi Knight Riders posted an impressive 29-run victory over Dubai Capitals in the 20th match of the DP World ILT20 season 2 at the Zayed Cricket Stadium.
Azam Khan hit the fastest half century in the history of DP World ILT20 to lift Desert Vipers to a six-wicket win over Gulf Giants in Dubai.
Iran knocked four-times champions Japan out of the Asian Cup with a 2-1 victory in their quarter-final clash after skipper Alireza Jahanbakhsh scored a penalty in time at Education City Stadium on Saturday.
Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp said his players are already giving 100 per cent and do not need to take any further motivation from his looming departure to win the Premier League this season.
Abu Dhabi has created sporting history by attracting the sailing regatta Cowes Week to its shores in January 2023, consolidating its position as the Middle East's sports capital.
Dutch football legend Ruud Gullit has outlined exactly why football is failing to properly address racism within the game in an exclusive interview with Off Script on Dubai Eye 103.8.
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