UAE’s players celebrate after their victory against Indonesia in the 2022 World Cup qualifier match on Friday. Agence France-Presse
Head coach Bert Van Marwijk was left to rue his team’s result after UAE opened their AFC Asian qualifiers — Road to Qatar Group A campaign with a draw against Lebanon on Thursday.
Al Jazira moved three points clear at the top of the Arabian Gulf League (AGL) standings with a convincing 3-0 win over Sharjah at Sharjah Stadium in matchweek 18 on Friday.
Mahmoud Al Mawas scored a hat-trick as Syria cruised to a 4-0 win over the Maldives at Sharjah Stadium on Friday to put them on the verge of securing top spot in Group A of the second round of the Asian Qualifiers for the FIFA World Cup
Samp Army’s Gujarat-born US team wicketkeeper Monank Patel produced three stumping and took three catches to lead his team’s victorious march past Team Abu Dhabi.
Former two-time singles Grand Slam finalist Vera Zvonareva will join multiple doubles champion Kristina Mladenovic and Germany’s Sabine Lisicki as the three wild cards when the 26th Al Habtoor Tennis Challenge gets under way this week.
"Hello everyone, after a year away from competition, it's time to come back. It will be in Brisbane the first week of January. I'll see you there," the 22-time Grand Slam winner said in a post on social media.
An array of talented stars will descend in Dubai during the course of this week in preparation for the 26th Al Habtoor Tennis Challenge (AHTC) that is scheduled to take place at the Habtoor Grand Resort in Dubai Marina.