Duo salute Dubai Sports Council for ‘amazing’ facilities and precautionary measures at place at 10th DSW in Dubai World Trade Centre
DUBAI – United Arab Emirates, August 10, 2020: Former Italy and Inter Milan goalkeeper Walter Zenga and Brazilian futsal legend Falcao have saluted Dubai Sports Council and Dubai World Trade Centre for the “amazing” facilities at Dubai Sports World after visiting the teeming venue, which offers enthusiasts an opportunity to practise and play sports in a secure, safe and air-conditioned facility in the harshest part of the summer.
Housed in DWTC’s Za’abeel Halls 4, 5 and 6 – a 15,000sqm self-contained and exclusive space with a separate parking facility - the 10th edition of Dubai Sports World is hosting pitches and courts ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, August 06, 2020: For the first time in the history of the sport, the UCI World Tour will host two back to back monuments over the summer, with Milan-Sanremo taking place on Saturday 8th August, followed swiftly by the Tour of Lombardy on Saturday 15th August.
The first of the season’s monuments – the name given to five of cycling’s most prestigious one day races – will see UAE Team Emirates take on a 299km route from Milan all the way down to the Italian coastal town of Sanremo. The race will culminate with its traditional finale featuring the iconic climbs of the Cipressa and the Poggio before a fast, but technical 5km decent down to the line; a finish that could suit the team’s sprinter Fernando Gaviria.
Fernando Gaviria said: “The victory ......read more
• UEFA Europa League Trophy Tour Driven by Kia goes online in the wake of COVID-19
• Tour launched digitally to continue donation of football boots to young Syrian refugees in Jordan
• Former footballers such as Michael Owen and Francesco Totti play their part as event ambassadors
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, August 06, 2020: Kia Motors Corporation and UEFA have announced that the ‘UEFA Europa League Trophy Tour Driven by Kia’ has successfully completed its second year. The tour amassed more than 2,000 pairs of football boots over both seasons for donation to youths living in the Za’atari refugee camp in Jordan.
As with the first season of the Tour, visits to local schools, grassroots football clubs and famous urban landmarks in various cities across ......read more
Organised by Dubai Sports Council and Ski Dubai, “DXB Snow Run” takes place on Aug 14
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, August 05, 2020: The DXB Snow Run, the first of its kind in the world, has received an overwhelming response from members of UAE’s enthusiastic sports-loving community, forcing organisers to close registration early because all spots have been taken.
Organised by Dubai Sports Council in cooperation with Ski Dubai, the DXB Snow Run will take place on August 14 on the slopes of Ski Dubai at the Mall of Emirates, when temperatures are expected to be hovering around mid-to-higher 40s.
Registration for the 3km Run, which is open to men and women aged 18-62 years, opened last week and all the spots were taken up quickly.
The DXB Snow Run is a unique event that allows participants to not just ......read more
Over the last three seasons, over 2,000 male and female players learning to play football the LaLiga way.
Dubai, UAE – August 4, 2020 – LaLiga Academy UAE, developed by LaLiga, the world’s strongest league, announced today the launch of its 2020/2021 Season, welcoming all players at its brand-new home at Dubai Sports City.
Over the last three seasons, Liga Academy UAE has changed the face of youth football training in the nation, with over 2,000 male and female players learning to play football the LaLiga way.
With the move, LaLiga Academy is bringing LaLiga’s global brand to Dubai Sports City, along with its superior youth football training program, executed to the Spanish league’s high standards, and with the same methodology that has developed the world’s best football ......read more
August 05, 2020: Kids First Group (KFG), the leading group in Dubai, Abu Dhabi, and Doha for providing premium early years education and childcare, showcased its full commitment to the parents by extending full support to the families and adding some ease to their financial burdens.
In its mission to remain true to its purpose and despite the challenging periods, KFG facilitated a Virtual Nursery Program for term three at no charge to parents. The group also devised financial support plans by offering flexible payment options.
“When we started our journey over nine years ago, we wanted to create a world-class nursery experience offering a variety of curriculums, so parents do not have to compromise. We feel that it is our collective responsibility to stay true to our promise and offer a helping hand in ......read more
The long-term, e-learning initiative, wherein the Authority is offering over 100 specialised learning courses, saw a sharp rise in applications
Dubai, UAE, 3 August 2020: With application number reaching 1200, Dubai Culture & Arts Authority’s (Dubai Culture) recently launched collaborative initiative with LinkedIn is gaining considerable traction among creative industry professionals in the emirate and beyond. Since its launch, the number of applications has steadily increased, with the count of approved applications and that ones that received learning licenses from LinkedIn reaching 928 and others still being reviewed for approval.
The initiative launched as part of Dubai Culture’s efforts to align with the vision of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, August 03, 2020: Majid Al Futtaim, the leading shopping mall, communities, retail and leisure pioneer across the Middle East, Africa and Asia, is pleased to announce that Ski Dubai will host a ski and snowboard competition in collaboration with Dubai Sports Council on Saturday, 15 August 2020 to encourage the safe return to snow sports following the easing of COVID-19 restrictions. The inaugural event will be one of the first snow sports competition in the world to be held with social distancing measures in place.
The ‘Return to Safe Sport’ competition is open to all competent racers, freestyle skiers and snowboarders and is free to enter. Starting at 10am, the event will be divided into four snow sports disciplines including the Alpine speed disciplines of Slalom Skiing and Giant ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, August 02, 2020: Gaviria takes victory on second stage of Vuelta Burgos. On the second day of competition after the official resumption of the teams racing calendar, UAE Team Emirates claimed their latest win. The win came to Fernando Gaviria, who dominated the final sprint on the 2nd stage of the Vuelta a Burgos, 168 km from Castrojeriz to Villadiego with Arnaud Demare (Groupama-FDJ) and Sam Bennett (Deceunick-Quick Step) rounding out the podium.
The team had to stay versatile on the stage, having to deal with the reduced number of riders. This didn't hamper Gaviria, and the Colombian finished off the day with a clear victory.
Gaviria said: "The compactness of the team was exceptional: we had to do without three riders, therefore not being able to work to keep the ......read more
Areej Al Hammadi claimed the title for Most football 'hotstepper' ball control tricks in one minute
Walid Yari raised the bar on Most side jump push-ups in 1 minute
Records announced at the launch of Guinness World Records Day 2020
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Areej Al Hammadi: video + photos
Walid Yari: video + photos
29 July 2020 - Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Guinness World Records (GWR), the global authority on record breaking achievements, can today announce that the player of the UAE National Football Team, Areej Al Hammadi breaks the Guinness World Records title for Most football 'hotstepper' ball control tricks in one minute completing 86 repetitions in total, breaking the previous record stood at 56 in the UK. Moreover, Walid Yari is another Emirati who smashed the record title of Most ......read more
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, July 29, 2020: Theme park fans in the capital were buzzing with excitement yesterday, being among the first guests welcomed back at Ferrari World Abu Dhabi and Warner Bros. World™ Abu Dhabi.
Ferrari World Abu Dhabi fans were welcomed into the park with celebratory flag choreography and dancing while characters including Benno and Berto greeted little ones from afar before the big countdown to the official reopening of the World’s Leading Theme Park.
Over at Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi, family fun lovers reveled with a live DJ on stage at the Warner Bros. Plaza. Shortly before guests bounded into the world’s largest indoor theme park, Breaking News reporter Eddie Torial welcomed everyone in attendance, bringing to the stage fan-favorite characters ......read more
29 July 2020, Dubai, UAE: Mandiant Threat Intelligence has tied together several information operations that we assess with moderate confidence comprise part of a broader influence campaign—ongoing since at least March 2017—aligned with Russian security interests. The operations have primarily targeted audiences in Lithuania, Latvia, and Poland with narratives critical of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization’s (NATO) presence in Eastern Europe, occasionally leveraging other themes such as anti-U.S. and COVID-19-related narratives as part of this broader anti-NATO agenda. We have dubbed this campaign “Ghostwriter.”
Many, though not all of the incidents we suspect to be part of the Ghostwriter campaign, appear to have leveraged website compromises or spoofed email accounts to disseminate fabricated ......read more
Star British boxer visits Dubai Sports Council to discuss his future plans, which include opening an academy here and a possible swansong against Filipino legend Pacquiao
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, July 28, 2020: Two-time world champion Amir Khan, one of the top stars of British boxing, is set to follow in the footsteps of some of the sporting world’s biggest names, who call Dubai their home.
Khan, 33, is keen to complete the move to Dubai with his wife Faryal, two daughters - Lamaisah and Alayna - and four-month son Mohammed in the next couple of months, so that his elder daughter can start her new school year here.
The boxer, whose grandfather came to the United Kingdom from Pakistan, also has plans to open a boxing academy here and is keen to organise big boxing fights in Dubai. And, he is also still ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, July 28, 2020: Few races on the cycling calendar are as iconic as Strade Bianche, a one day event which takes place on the white gravel roads of the stunning Tuscan landscape. Despite this only being its 14th edition, the Italian ‘Spring Classic’ has quickly captured the imagination of cycling fans from around the world and this year its significance is greater than ever as it signals the restart of the WorldTour season.
The 2020 edition, which was postponed in March due to the global pandemic, returns on Saturday 1st August and UAE Team Emirates has assembled an all star cast to take on the 184km route, which starts and finishes in Sienna.
Tadej Pogacar, whose last WorldTour race saw him win on top of Jebel Hafeet at the UAE Tour in February, joins a team of ......read more
Representatives of Dubai Police, Dubai Municipality, RTA, Dubai Corporation for Ambulance Services, and Meydan attend meeting to discuss ways of developing Nad Al Sheba Cycle Tracks
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, July 27, 2020: The Dubai Sports Council held a coordination meeting with its key strategic partners on Sunday to discuss improvements to the Emirate’s extensive network of dedicated cycling tracks, and ways to enhance safety and the cycling experience for members of the community.
Chaired by His Excellency Saeed Hareb, Secretary General of Dubai Sports Council, the meeting was attended by representatives of Dubai Police, RTA, Dubai Corporation for Ambulance Services, Dubai Municipality and Meydan.
With an increasing number of Dubai’s diverse community embracing the sport of cycling as means to ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, July 27, 2020: It’s the time to enjoy and spend a memorable Eid Al Adha with your family and friends at the coolest theme park in Dubai with an Exclusive online offer for Park Entry at only AED 20 and pay as you go for all attractions at 25 AED per ride. For the fun loving and Rides enthusiasts, a special bundle package is designed to provide unlimited rides access for AED 175 per guest (on minimum buy of 2 tickets). This is the best time to return to your favourite Marvel and CN heroes as this incredible promotion are set to bring the fun & thrill back to the theme park lovers and thrill-seekers where you can enjoy the favourite rides and attractions, dine at F&B outlets or shop for unique products of your favourite characters.
IMG Worlds has taken all necessary ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, July 26, 2020: UAE Team Emirates will face their first big test of the revised 2020 season since the UAE Tour four months ago with the team heading to Spain for the Vuelta Burgos (2.Pro) which runs from 28 July – 1 August.
The race will be the first stage race of the ProSeries after the suspension of cycling in March due to the Covid-19 pandemic. There are opportunities for the team’s climbers and sprinters over the five day event, with stages three and five likely to be the most decisive for the general classification.
The team goes into the race with a well-balanced squad enabling them to be competitive during each stage, as well as the GC. Fernando Gaviria will be the team’s fastman in the sprints while Fabio Aru and David De la Cruz will look to test ......read more
• 44-minute film explores behind the scenes visuals of the design and creation of an advanced dairy factory, focusing on the importance of such projects to achieve national food security goals while meeting the nation’s growing needs for dairy products
• Documentary to premiere on 27th July at 11:00 PM UAE Time/10:00 PM KSA Time
Abu Dhabi – United Arab Emirates, 25 July 2020: While the UAE’s annual food requirement is set to double by 2030, National Geographic Abu Dhabi’s brand new 44-minute documentary goes behind the scenes to explore how ‘Marmum’, a brand new state-of-the-art dairy factory in the heart of the UAE, is creating a sizeable local production of dairy products to meet the growing demands of the local population and consumers abroad, ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, July 22, 2020: The Late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, Founding Father of UAE, once said that, “The woman is half of the society; any country which pursues development should not leave her in poverty or illiteracy”.
Echoing those sentiments, Laura Georges, one of the top stars of international women’s football and Secretary General of French Football Federation, has urged the sports fraternity to invest in women’s sports to strengthen the whole community as it recovers from COVID-19.
“Investing in women means investing in the whole family,” said Georges, as she discussed the “Future of Women’s Sport in Light of the Current Challenges” alongside Tunisian fencer Ines Boubakri, winner of a bronze medal at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, during ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, July 22, 2020: Today, Special Olympics announced the next phase of global expansion of Special Olympics Unified Champion Schools® (UCS) – one of the largest initiatives for inclusion in education for young people with and without intellectual disabilities – through the support of His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the United Arab Emirates Armed Forces.
Building on over a decade of success of UCS in the United States and growing impact in more than fifty other countries around the world, His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan has committed $25 million on behalf of the people of the UAE in order to bring this initiative to six countries – Argentina, Egypt, India, Pakistan, Romania and Rwanda. ......read more
The virtual forum is organised by Women’s Sports Committee of Dubai Sports Council
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, July 21, 2020: The International Forum for Women and Sports, organised by the Women’s Sports Committee of Dubai Sports Council, will take place this Wednesday with some of the most prominent Emirati and international advocates of women’s sport sharing their insights on the “Future of Women’s Sport in Light of the Current Challenges”.
Taking place remotely on video conferencing app Zoom, between 11am and 12.30pm on July 22, the Forum boasts a panel that includes Sheikha Shamsa Bint Hasher Al Maktoum, Board Member of the UAE Volleyball Association, Sheikha Naima Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al Sabah, head of the Organizing Committee for Women’s Games in the Gulf Cooperation ......read more
DCT Abu Dhabi’s MAKTABA programme recognised for pioneering efforts in promoting its library services during the Covid-19 pandemic
Rollout of MAKTABA’s innovative digital and online services to continue even after the current health crisis has ended
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates; 21 July 2020 – The Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi) has won the Excellence Award, presented by the Arab Federation for Libraries and Information (AFLI). Presented to MAKTABA, DCT Abu Dhabi’s public library management department, the award is part of AFLI’s ‘I Know’ initiative, which honours libraries that have reacted to the Covid-19 crisis in a positive manner.
The award recognises MAKTABA’s rapid reaction to the crisis, in which the department ......read more
Ajman, United Arab Emirates, July 21, 2020: Ajman Half Marathon, which was recently launched by the Department of Tourism Development in Ajman, has attracted 400 participants within two weeks of its launch.
This initiative comes in line with ATDD efforts to promote community sports, encourage a healthy and active lifestyle, and provide virtual alternatives in light of the current circumstances.
The virtual Marathon provides the opportunity to participate in 10 km or half marathon 21.1 km and aims to attract 500 participants from all levels. Participants can run the chosen distance outdoor or indoor any time between 1 and 31 July, record this through any well-known tracking application or devices such as Apple or Android watch or Garmin, or Strava app, capture (screenshot) the activity page and upload it along with the ......read more
Dubai, UAE – 20 July 2020: As part of Dubai Culture & Arts Authority’s (Dubai Culture) digital campaign #CreateTogether, and in association with Briar Prestidge Trading LLC, CreateNations has announced that UAE artists can submit their designs for their second collection of paint-them-yourself Art Tees.
The new collection will showcase designs of the UAE-based artists, themed around mental health and happiness, in order to create awareness. The Art Tees can be purchased online at CreateNations with toxic-free fabric paints for a creative at-home painting project. The proceeds from the new collection will go to charity, via Emirates Red Crescent, under an initiative supported by the Department of Islamic Affairs.
Earlier, under the #CreateTogether campaign which sought to encourage local and UAE-based artists to ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, July 19, 2020: Hamdan Sports Complex, one of Dubai’s top sporting landmarks, has been featured in The Washington Post in an article that talks about the reopening of sports and other sectors in 16 cities across the world following COVID-19 lockdown.
The photograph of Hamdan Sports Complex welcoming swimmers back for training was used in the article headlined, “What’s reopened and what’s still restricted in 16 cities around the world”. Dubai featured alongside Beijing, Berlin, Hong Kong, London, Madrid, Mexico City, Moscow, Nairobi, New Delhi, Paris, Rio de Janeiro, Rome, Seoul, Tokyo and Toronto.
The Washington Post is one of the world’s most reputed English language newspaper and last month it had featured a photograph from Dubai Watersports Summer Week, ......read more
July 19, 2020: The launch of the 'Hope Probe' represents a starting point of the UAE's journey into a new era. Today, we are standing on the threshold of a historic achievement--one where our country begins its participation in the global race for space exploration. This landmark bid will play a key role in the move to further develop the capabilities of national competencies in the ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, July 19, 2020: Dubai Sports Council has announced the readiness of Dubai’s sports stadiums and sports halls, both government and private, to receive audiences and open their gates to fans whenever the relevant authorities make a decision on the matter.
The announcement comes following cooperation on the issue between Dubai Sports Council and Dubai ......read more
• Artistic masterpiece connects authenticity of the past, achievements of the present and aspirations of humanity for a promising future
• Local artistes collaborate in cooperation with Art Painting Lab to create outdoor creative attraction
• Transforming Dubai into an open museum to showcase creativity
• Enabling creativity across the community as part of Dubai ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, July 16, 2020: Fadi El Khatib, one of the biggest stars of Asian basketball, has lauded Dubai Sports Council (DSC) for reopening Dubai’s sports sector and allowing sports enthusiasts of all age and ability to get back to practising and playing sports in a top-class, air-conditioned facility like Dubai World Trade Centre.
The Lebanese also ......read more
Virtual forum will discuss challenges faced by women’s sport in light of COVID-19
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, July 15, 2020: Tunisian fencer Ines Boubakri, winner of a bronze medal at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, and Frenchwoman Laura Georges, one of the top stars of international women’s football, will headline a virtual forum being organised by the ......read more
56 consecutive step-ups in 30 seconds were enough to secure the title
15 July 2020 – It took Mahmoud Mohamed Ayoub 30 seconds in front of the renowned Hibs Temple in Elkharga, Egypt to complete 56 step ups on a training bench. This led him to being recognised by Guinness World Records (GWR) as a new world record, breaking the previous record stood at 51 The 23-year old Egyptian ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, July 14, 2020: His Highness Sheikh Mansoor Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Chairman of Dubai Sports Council, has praised the resilience of Dubai’s innovative sports sector as it bounces back from COVID-19 pandemic.
Dubai’s sports sector has seen a gradual return to normalcy in recent weeks, with Dubai Sports Council taking a staggered, ......read more
UFC 251: USMAN vs. MASVIDAL
Fight of the Night:
Jessica Andrade vs. Rose Namajunas
Performances of the Night:
Davey Grant and Jiri Prochazka
UFC 251: USMAN vs. MASVIDAL
QUOTES & SCORECARDS
Kamaru Usman defeated Jorge Masvidal via unanimous decision
Gamebred is the biggest, baddest dude out there ......read more
“I would have never attempted a record if I didn’t move to Dubai,” says the Indian national
9 July 2020 – A total of 101 hops over a stationery ruler brought Soham Mukherjee, a 17-year old from New Delhi, a Guinness World Records title. The Dubai-based Indian national managed to break the previous title of 96 for Most side to side hops in 30 ......read more
Dubai- 07 July, 2020: IMG Worlds of Adventure one of the largest indoor theme parks announces the reopening of the park from the 10th July 2020 with a limited time offer entry price of AED 20 for UAE residents and pay as you go for all attractions at 25AED per ride. IMG Worlds will reopen with extra safety precautions & the highest safety measures in place according to the safety ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, July 07, 2020: Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) in association with the Dubai Sports Council, mark the official opening of the 10th edition of Dubai Sports World (DSW). The UAE’s most anticipated sporting event will run until 3rd October 2020. DWTC has transformed its halls into playing fields - from basketball, tennis and badminton courts to football ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, July 05, 2020: Dubai Sports Council held a medals ceremony for the winners of the Pocari Sweat 10K Run at its headquarters on Sunday with His Excellency Saeed Hareb, Secretary General of Dubai Sports Council, presenting them special-edition commemorative medals.
Organised jointly by Dubai Sports Council and Pocari Sweat, which is an Ion supply drink from ......read more
Run in conjunction with Book Hero (pre-loved book shop), the competition is open to participants from 4 to 12 years of age
Dubai, 5th July 2020: Kids Paradise, one of the leading nurseries in Sharjah is hosting a virtual competition titled ‘Responsible UAE’. Aimed to encourage young talent in the country to showcase their skills through a video, the competition will oversee ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 5 July 2020: Majid Al Futtaim, the leading shopping mall, communities, retail and leisure pioneer across the Middle East, Africa and Asia, is pleased to announce that Dreamscape, the immersive VR destination at Mall of the Emirates, Magic Planet, Little Explorers and iFly Dubai will reopen in Dubai on Saturday, 4 July in compliance with the recent ruling by ......read more
Representatives from Spanish clubs among 169 people who took part in the webinar that discussed “Football Clubs’ Strategy for Recovery Post COVID-19”
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, July 02, 2020: Maite Ventura, LaLiga’s Managing Director for the Middle East and North Africa, is confident football will return resilient and stronger from the COVID-19 ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, July 02, 2020: Father, Nick Watson is set to climb virtually around the world taking on six landmarks in six continents while carrying his son, Rio on his back
Team AngelWolf are set to take on the world! After climbing the equivalent of the world’s tallest tower, the Burj Khalifa in their home, Father Nick and son Rio (17), a person ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, June 29, 2020: With the PocariSweat 10K Run taking place this Friday, Dubai Sports Council have brought in renowned fitness trainer Marco Schillaci to give final-minute tips to participants.
Schillaci will host a virtual coaching session on Wednesday, at 6pm on Dubai Sports Council’s Instagram account, to prepare participants for the virtual ......read more
Pogačar takes title while Polanc claims bronze
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, June 29, 2020: Tadej Pogačar put in a storming ride on home soil to claim gold in the Slovenian National Time Trial Championships. Pogačar takes title while Polanc claims bronze.
The 21 year old put in a blistering time of 31:10:48 on the 15.6km ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, June 24, 2020: Dubai Sports Council has been meeting with local and international sports federations, and event organisers to discuss organising of sports events in the coming months.
The Council has received official communication from a number of international sports federations, with request to host their events in Dubai as more and more host ......read more
On June 24th, 2020, Synctuition is calling for people worldwide to join in an unprecedented worldwide event - 24 Hours Of Positivity.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, June 23, 2020: Lately, the world hasn't been a positive place. From a pandemic causing global lockdowns to social injustice, causing mass social unrest - all of us could use a little break. While our screens get ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, June 22, 2020: Dubai International Marine Club announces the opening of the registration for the Dubai Watersports Summer Week in cooperation with the Dubai Sports Council in implementation of the directives of His Highness Sheikh Mansour bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, President of the Dubai Sports Council and the President of DIMC in the response to ......read more
Pogačar finishes second and Jan Polanc sixth in strong display from the UAE Team Emirates men at the Slovenian National Championships
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, June 22, 2020: Tadej Pogačar narrowly missed out on a dream return to racing yesterday at the Slovenian National Championships with Primoz Roglic (Jumbo-Visma) taking the ......read more
Last date to send entries is 30th June 2020
Sherry Gupta, a social media influencer is hosting an art competition to encourage young talent in the country to showcase their skills. Aimed to target participants from 4 to 12 years of age, the virtual competition has received multiple entries across the country.
While all participants will receive e-certificates, winners, determined on ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, June 21, 2020: The Dubai Sports Council has decided to honour heroes who were at the frontline of Dubai’s fight against COVID-19 by issuing commemorative medals that celebrates their efforts to contain the pandemic.
The medals, which will be given to the winners of upcoming sports events in Dubai, pays homage to the selfless service of Dubai Police ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, June 20, 2020: The Dubai Sports Council, in association with Beyond Riyada, has organised a Dubai Sports Academy Online Forum on June 20, 2020, which will discuss the concerns within sports due to COVID-19.
New rules, regulations, and requirements will be presented and shared with academies, parents and other attendees including the media. Overall ......read more