Oman will welcome to its capital city Muscat a diverse field of triathletes from across the Gulf Region and Middle East to take part in the prestigious 2023 IRONMAN 70.3 scheduled to be held on Feb.4.
The final day of the three-day competition saw Sharjah Self-Defense Sports Club securing top spot, with Al Ain finishing runners-up and Bani Yas ending up in third place. The UAE topped the country’s ranking table, with Egypt and Syria following thereafter.
As the first-ever UCI Women’s World Tour race in the Middle East, the route of the UAE Tour Women will total 468 km and see riders take on the country’s unique and varied terrain, passing significant
Gamers8, the biggest esports and gaming festival worldwide, is returning this summer even bigger and better – with a world record prize pool in excess of $30million, more than double last year’s grand prize total.
Sheikh Abdullah Bin Hamad Bin Saif Al Sharqi, President of the Emirates Bodybuilding and Fitness Federation, crowned the winners of the Dibba Classic Sports Challenge, an impressive international competition that attracted top athletes.
In a groundbreaking move, Baseball United unveiled its two new franchises – Dubai Wolves and Abu Dhabi Falcons – which will play at the Dubai Showcase event in November. Baseball United is the first-ever professional league of the sports in the Middle East and Indian sub-continent.
In a watershed moment in the history of the UAE football, Emirates Football Club signed Spanish great Andres Iniesta on a one-year deal. Iniesta reportedly declined an offer from David Beckham’s Inter Miami of the Major League Soccer to give preference to the UAE club.
The team's relentless pursuit of excellence has led to the signing of Tereza Neumanova and Dominika Włodarczyk, both joining the professional team and Federica Venturelli, who will be part of the UAE Development Team.
The Federation for Micromobility and Sport and the Dubai Sports Council has announced the creation of the Dubai Electric Scooter Cup, the pre-eminent showcase for e-scooter racing and micromobility potentiality.
The Emirates racing season makes its second stop at Sharjah Equestrian and Racing Club on Sunday afternoon and the opening offering at the northern Emirate venue is a six-race programme featuring Dr Sheikh Sultan Bin Khalifa Al Nahyan Cup as the marquee event.