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Yas Super Street Challenge Gets the 2017 Motorsport Racing Season Off to a Wheel-spinning Start at Yas Marina Circuit
Sports | Sunday 22 January, 2017 1:51 pm
More than a hundred of the best urban racers and their street racing machines set the drag strip alight at Yas Marina Circuit this weekend for Round 1 of Yas Super Street Challenge.  Drivers from across the GCC and as far afield as Russia came to battle it out for AED 25,000 in cash prizes as...
Sports | Sunday 22 January, 2017 4:34 am
The Saudi Motorsport has achieved its first global achievements in the new motorsport season 2017, where Saeed Almouri, leader and driver of "Hankook Racing Team", posted a new victory for Saudi Arabia Motorsport and for himself  and came first and stood once again on the podium of...
Al Dhafra Private School Shine in Opening Week of duFC in Abu Dhabi
Sports | Sunday 15 January, 2017 3:58 pm
With over 100 matches played and 380 goals scored at the end the opening day of duFC in the Abu Dhabi region, the level of competition this year is proving to be fierce.   The highly-anticipated kick-off of the Abu Dhabi leg of the platform attracted over 2500 football enthusiasts from...
The first league in the UAE enabling top academies and club academies to compete across the nation
Sports | Thursday 12 January, 2017 2:05 pm
The du UAE FA Academy League (du UAE FAAL), a landmark nationwide U17 football league, enabling UAE Football Club academies to compete alongside top private football academies for the first time, revealed today the line-up of academies who will participate in the league’s inaugural...
Ras Al Khaimah Tourism Development Authority flexes motorsports muscle with leading British racing driver tie up
Sports | Wednesday 11 January, 2017 3:20 pm
Ras Al Khaimah Tourism Development Authority (RAKDTA) is flexing its motorsports muscle with a co-sponsorship of British racing car driver Oliver Webb. The deal, in partnership with PureDrive Automotive focuses on Webb’s bid to compete for the championship...
Dubai Autodrome to Host Twelfth Edition of Hankook 24h Dubai
Sports | Wednesday 11 January, 2017 1:33 pm
Race teams from around the globe have flown into Dubai this week to prepare for the Hankook 24H Dubai (12-14 January), the first round of the 2017 24H Series powered by Hankook.   The race paddock at Dubai Autodrome is now full of containers and cars, with officials and pit crews...
Melbourne City FC’S First Ever Trophy Arrives in Abu Dhabi
Sports | Wednesday 21 December, 2016 1:22 pm
Young players at City Football Schools in Abu Dhabi got their hands on a famous trophy in the form of the FFA Cup won by Melbourne City FC in Australia.  They were shown it at the end of the coaching sessions at Zayed Sports City, where hundreds of boys and girls train each week. City...
From Japan to UAE: the FIFA Club World Cup Returns to Familiar Turf
Sports | Tuesday 20 December, 2016 4:33 am
In a symbolic hand-over the FIFA Club World Cup was passed from Japan to the United Arab Emirates. The ceremony took place moments before the Final match, FIFA Deputy Secretary General of Football Zvonimir Boban, FIFA Chief Competitions and Events Officer Colin Smith and...
CG Racing Pro Crowned 2016 Endurance Champions at Dubai Kartdrome
Sports | Sunday 18 December, 2016 3:20 pm
CG Racing Pro drivers David Terrien, Rami Azzam, Alban Varutti, and Piers Pakenham-Walsh were crowned champions for the 2016 Endurance Championship Driven By MINI, after 24 hours and a gruelling 1,132 laps at Dubai Kartdrome on Friday (16 December).   The fourth and final round of the...
LaLiga Scouts choose top talent from duFC in the Northern Emirates
Sports | Thursday 15 December, 2016 1:48 pm
After a grueling 4 weeks of matches in Northern Emirates, Michel Salgado and the LaLiga Scouts announced today the selection of top talents from Northern Emirates who will be invited to a 2-day intensive training clinic in Dubai in March.   The scouting platform was expanded this year to ...