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Superstar Slovenian Tadej Pogaĉar on the hunt for further Monument glory

Pogacar returns fresh from his dominant stage victory in Catalunya. The No.1 team in the world looking to close out the Spring Classics in style UAE Team Emirates heads into the famous Liege-Bastogne-Liege hungry for more monument success. Talisman Tadej Pogaĉar returns to lead the team on the back of a successful start to the 2024 season for the Slovenian, with the team aiming to round off their impressive 2024 spring classics campaign with a big win in Belgium. Known as 'La Doyenne', the hills of Belgium will provide the toughest of tests for those brave enough to risk defeat in the quest for victory. Liege-Bastogne-Liege, the oldest monument on the calendar is known for its brutal hills and drama filled races. It's a challenge that Pogaĉar will relish, with podium success in 2020 and then going one ......read more

Dubai sports council issued a medal to appreciate the first line of defence heroes

DUBAI: In an outpouring gesture of gratitude, the Dubai Sports Council (DSC) will honour the hard, unrelenting work of the ‘first line of defence’ in the UAE. The Dubai Sports Council has issued a special commemorative medal to recognize the special efforts put in by common people from public and private institutions and departments, including the Police, Emergency, Road and Transport Authority, Municipality, Civil Defence, Health, Ambulance Services, Airport authorities and everyone who toiled day and night to ensure the safety of the community at large during the unusual weather earlier this week. The first line of defence have all united under one common focus of humanity and continued to strive under extreme pressure to put back Dubai as one of the top cities in the world. The Dubai Sports Council wants to ......read more

Khabib's Official Training Gloves Will Be Sold at Tooba Charity Auction in Dubai

The charity auction will take place both online and offline at the Invest World Expo Dubai gala dinner on the 23rd of April  (Dubai, UAE — April 17, 2024) —  Tooba, the charitable platform dedicated to facilitating global giving in a quick, simple and secure manner, will mark its inaugural presence at the Invest World Expo Dubai 2024 to channel resources towards meaningful causes. The charity auction is taking place online on Tooba's instagram account and offline at the gala dinner of the event on the 23rd of April, at the Atlantis The Royal, Dubai. Participants are encouraged to make donations towards various causes, with the individual making the largest contribution earning a chance to win a special gifts by Tooba ambassadors: Official Khabib's training gloves Official Islam Makhachev's ......read more

Dubai draws the Curtain on the 5th Edition of the "Labor Sports Tournament"

40 Thousand Male & Female Laborers from 275 Companies participate in the Various Competitions of the Tournament Dubai Sports Council (DSC) appreciated the remarkable efforts, exerted by the participants in the various competitions of the 5th edition of the "Labor Sports Tournament", the biggest of its kind which is organized by the Council annually in collaboration with the Permanent Committee of Labor Affairs in Dubai, under title "Their Happiness is Our Goal". The 5th edition of the Tournament was held at various pitches in Dubai with participation of 40 thousand male & female laborers from 275 companies who competed in 11 sports competitions; these were: basketball, football, road race, arm wrestling, badminton, volleyball, swimming, tug of war, yoga, cricket & kabaddi. This edition of the ......read more

Swim for Clean SEAS Is Back

-      The annual environmental swim event returns on April 21, 2024, at Saadiyat Beach -      First ever School Swim Ambassadors presentation -      Swim for a cause, from 200 metres to 3,200 metres – for fun or competition -      The event will be held in collaboration with The Yas SeaWorld Research & Rescue Center -      Every participant receives a sustainable gift bag Launched in 2018 by sibling keen and sea loving open-water swimmers and Felicia and Almer Agmyren, Swim for Clean Seas returns to the capital this year with a bigger programme than ever before, all designed to encourage awareness of ocean pollution. By engaging the community in fun, interactive activities and encouraging them to take a swim in the gorgeous blue waters ......read more

Formula E and FIA to unveil new gen3 evo race car at upcoming monaco E-prix

Latest GEN3 Evo car to be unveiled on 25th April in the build-up to Round 8 of the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship in Monaco Cutting edge performance upgrades integrated into the world’s first race car designed for street racing for faster, more dramatic, wheel to wheel action London, Dubai and Riyadh, 17th April 2024: Formula E and the FIA have today announced that they will unveil the highly-anticipated GEN3 Evo race car on Thursday 25th April in the build-up to the 2024 Monaco E-Prix. As an evolution of the current GEN3 race car – the world’s fastest, lightest, most powerful and efficient electric race car ever made – the all-electric championship is set to raise the bar even higher with this latest iteration that will be pushed to the limit by the series’ world-class drivers across ......read more

Mohammed Bin Rashid Library and Cineolio Organise Film Night on April 19

Dubai, UAE, 16 April 2024: The Mohammed Bin Rashid Library is set to organise another film night, in cooperation with Cineolio, on Friday, April 19, in the theatre, at 7 PM. The screening will feature a collection of short films that embody diverse cultures and reflect different visions from around the world. The event comes in line with the library’s role as a pioneering cultural hub that seeks to enrich the cultural, intellectual, and creative life in society. Four films will be screened during this event. These films are: The Coin, directed by Siqi Song, Dear Masr, directed by Racha Najdi, Requiem for Romance, directed by Jonathan Ng, and Sabeel, directed by Khalid Al Mahmood. In The Coin, a young woman loses a jar on her journey to a new country, which contains the lucky coins she has been collecting growing up. Her ......read more

South Indian Cinema Megastars Rana Daggubati, Rockstar DSP Akul Balaji, Vijay Raghavendra, Rakul Preet Singh, Sreeleela And Many More Are All Set To Make High Octane Global Waves A

IT’S LIVE!  Grab your IIFA Utsavam 2024 tickets now! https://www.etihadarena.ae/en/event-booking/iifa-utsavam https://abu-dhabi.platinumlist.net/event-tickets/91813/iifa-utsavam-2024-at-etihad-arena-abu-dhabi Abu Dhabi, Yas Island: 15th April 2024: Under the honourable patronage of His Excellency Sheikh Nahayan Mabarak Al Nahyan (Minister of Tolerance & Coexistence), IIFA Utsavam 2024 promises to be an extraordinary two-day event, brimming with excitement, talent, and cultural richness. The highly-anticipated IIFA Utsavam 2024 is being held in partnership with Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi, and Miral, the leading creator of immersive destinations and experiences in Abu Dhabi. Witness an unparalleled celebration this 6th and 7th of September 2024 at Yas Island, Abu Dhabi as IIFA ......read more

Victory for Pascal Wehrlein after last Lap Heartbreak for Rowland

Pascal Wehrlein clinches victory in Round 7 of the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship at the Misano E-Prix. Wehrlein's sixth Formula E career win follows Oliver Rowland's last-lap energy management issue, securing a triumphant comeback for TAG Heuer Porsche. Reigning champion Jake Dennis claims second place for Andretti Formula E Team, while Nick Cassidy of Jaguar TCS Racing secures third. Wehrlein's victory ties him with Dennis at the top of the Drivers' standings, with Jaguar TCS Racing leading the Teams' table. ​Misano, Dubai, Riyadh, 15th April 2024: In another dramatic turn of events at the Misano E-Prix, Pascal Wehrlein of the TAG Heuer Porsche Formula E Team emerged triumphant after an intense battle for Round 7 of the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship on Sunday night. Wehrlein's ......read more

Mansour bin Mohammed congratulates Hamdan bin Mohammed on the Qatar-UAE Super Shield crown

*This title confirms the cohesion between the two brotherly nations and this honour is a new achievement for the youth of Shabab Al Ahli DUBAI: His Highness Sheikh Mansour bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Chairman of the Dubai Sports Council, extended his warmest congratulations and blessings to His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, Chairman of the Executive Council, and President of Shabab Al Ahli Club, on the occasion of the senior football team’s victory in the inaugural edition of the Qatar-UAE Super Sheild. Shabab Al Ahli rode on a third minute stoppage time winner from Igor Jesus to fight back and win 2-1 against Qatar’s Al Duhail at a packed Rashid Stadium in Dubai, late on Saturday. Al Duhail had initially taken the lead through a fantastic strike from ......read more

Mattar Al Tayer congratulates Shabab Al Ahli Club on winning the Qatar-UAE Super Shield football title

DUBAI: His Excellency Mattar Al Tayer, Vice Chairman of the Dubai Sports Council, has extended his warmest congratulations and wishes to His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, Chairman of the Executive Council, and President of Shabab Al Ahli Club, on the occasion of the senior football team clinching the first-ever Qatar-UAE Super Shield. He also congratulated His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Shabab Al Ahli Club, His Excellency Khalifa Saeed Suleiman, Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors, and members of the Board of Directors of one of the oldest clubs in the region after they had secured a comeback 2-1 win against Qatar League Champions Al Duhail at the Rashid Stadium here, late on ......read more

Kylian mbappé launches the big bang e uefa euro 2024tm official watch in Geneva.

Geneva – April 11th 2024 UEFA EURO 2024TM, the final phase of the UEFA European Football Championship, will take place this summer in Germany. Ahead of this festival of European football, Hublot and Kylian Mbappé, the brand's ambassador, are starting the countdown together! The Big Bang e Gen 3 was unveiled for the first time in 2022 to coincide with the FIFA World Cup in Qatar. In 2024, Hublot is continuing to express its passion for football by releasing this Big Bang e Gen 3 dedicated to the UEFA EURO 2024TM. The Big Bang e Gen 3 UEFA EURO 2024TM is the official watch of the UEFA EURO2024TM tournament that will be held in Germany from June 14th until July 14th, 2024.

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Hirschi climbs podium at Amstel Gold Race

Attacking Swiss puncheur 2nd to Pidcock Marc Hirschi took his best result in a major classic in several years with 2nd place at the Amstel Gold Race in Holland today. The Swiss sensation was aggressive in the closing kilometres, forcing ahead with a twelve-man move that took shape over the top of the Eyserbosweg with 35km remaining, and then pushing on again to press clear of all but three of his breakaway companions over the penultimate climb of the Geulhemmerberg. The 25 year old arrived in a group of four which held a narrow gap on the chasers. The dash to the line would see Tom Pidcock (Ineos Grenadiers) come out on top with Hirschi half a wheel behind. Tiesj Benoot (Visma LAB) rounded out the podium. Hirschi: "I'm super happy to be back at the front of the big races. I felt really good all day and was in the ......read more

Oliver rowland wins misano e-prix opener after antonio felix da costa disqualification

Misano, Riyadh, Dubai, 14th April 2024:  Oliver Rowland of Nissan Formula E Team clinched victory at the Misano E-Prix Round 6 on Saturday night after race winner António Félix da Costa of TAG Heuer Porsche Formula E Team, was disqualified for a technical breach following FIA investigation. An FIA technical report revealed there was a breach on da Costa's Porsche 99X Electric GEN3 resulting in his disqualification from the inaugural Misano E-Prix. With a da Costa disqualification, Oliver Rowland inherits the top spot, marking both the British driver and the team's first win in Formula E since the Berlin E-Prix in 2020. Starting from the 13th position on the grid, da Costa had executed a flawless race strategy, timing his surge precisely to overtake the competition with three laps remaining. Despite fierce challenges from his ......read more

Mitch Evans Looks For Another Italian Triumph As Formula E Descends On Rimini Debut - Where To Watch The 2024 Misano E-Prix

The ABB FIA Formula E World Championship Season 10 progresses with Rounds 6 & 7 at the Misano World Circuit in Italy The Misano E-Prix double-header marks the championship’s first visit to the prestigious circuit known for intense two-wheel action, and the series’ seventh meet in the country The next instalment of the Season 10 calendar promises an unpredictable and action-packed weekend following a season start of intense competition, featuring five different race winners, from five different teams, in just five races MISANO, Italy, Dubai and Riyadh, 11th April 2024:  It’s race week once again for the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship, as the championship’s 22 drivers descend on another brand-new location for Rounds 6 & 7 of Season 10, the Misano E-Prix, on 13-14 April. After a thrilling ......read more

Sivakov takes final stage of Giro D'Abruzzo

Frenchman takes first triumph in UAE colours Pavel Sivakov took his first win for UAE Team Emirates in a three rider sprint on stage 4 of the Giro D’Abruzzo in Italy today. The Frenchman escaped in a strong group with George Bennett (Israel Premier Tech) and race leader Alexey Lutsenko (Astana) with under 50km to go, as he tried to attack the blue jersey to nab the overall also. Lutsenko would prove unshakable and responded to each attack, sealing the overall victory in L’Aquila. Sivakov would take the win in the stage in the dash for the line and take 2nd overall. The win marks the 23rd victory for UAE Team Emirates this season and the second in this race, with Jan Christen taking his first professional win. Sivakov: “The plan was to make it hard for Astana on the run-in and we managed to isolate ......read more

Abt Joins Forces With Lola And Yamaha For Formula E's Ground-Breaking Gen3 Evo Era

ABT announces partnership with Lola Cars and Yamaha Motor, starting in Season 11 for the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship GEN3 EVO era This announcement follows Lola Cars and Yamaha Motor revealing their collaboration to develop a formidable powertrain for Formula E competition as Lola Cars makes an exciting return to global motorsport Preparations are already underway for the launch, including software refinement, hardware testing, and an ambitious on-track shakedown scheduled for June London, Dubai, Riyadh, 12th April 2024: The excitement of Formula E’s GEN3 EVO era has officially ignited, after ABT today confirmed their entry with newly registered powertrain manufacturer Lola Cars, which is currently being developed together with the Yamaha Motor Company in a technical partnership. After a brief hiatus, ABT ......read more

Jan Christen takes first professional victory at Abruzzo

19 year old seals stage and overall lead Jan Christen took a thrilling first professional victory and moved into the leader’s jersey on stage 2 of the Giro d’Abruzzo after a daring attack with 6km to go. The Swiss teen was aggressive on the run-in and the elastic finally snapped in closing kilometres between PratolaAlanno and Magliano de’ Marsi (162km). The first year professional savoured the victory though acknowledged afterwards he would be focussing on team duties for the remainder of the week with team leader Adam Yates. Christen: “It was my goal to win a pro race and I’m delighted I did today, before I turn 20. We had a good plan with the team, and everything went quite well. We set up a good pace from the bottom of the last climb. Then it was my turn to attack, but Lutsenko rode ......read more

Politt rounds off cobbles campaign with top-5 in Paris-Roubaix

Attacking display from German at 'Hell of the North' UAE Team Emirates finished off the cobbled classics campaign on a high note with Nils Politt taking 4th place at Paris-Roubaix in France today. After the exhibition performance from Mathieu Van Der Poel (Alpecin Deceuninck) who won by three minutes in the Velodrome of Roubaix, it was Politt who arrived next in a select group containing Jasper Philipsen (Alpecin Deceuninck) and Mads Pedersen (Lidl Trek) who took the podium spots in the three-way sprint. Politt had been present at the front all-day alongside Tim Wellens who made a strong debut at the ‘Hell of the North’. The German went clear in the lead alongside Stefan Kung (Groupama FDJ) and Gianni Vermeersch (Alpecin Deceuninck) with -80km but were hauled back shortly before Van Der Poel made his winning ......read more

Norwich City, Newcastle United and Melbourne City triumph in 2024 Mina Cup

Local clubs Forza FC and Barcelona Academy Dubai also land with U15 and U16 silverware England legend and Tournament Ambassador Terry Sheringham presents winners with trophies   DUBAI: Visiting Norwich City FC, Newcastle United FC and Melbourne City FC were joined by local outfits Forza FC and Barca Academy Dubai in clinching top honours at the end of the 2024 Mina Cup that was held at the Jebel Ali Golf and Shooting Club and Resort. Norwich City FC triumphed in the U12s with a 2-0 win against local side Fursan Hispania, Newcastle United FC clinched the U13s title with a 5-4 penalty shootout win against Chicago Fire, while Melbourne City FC will travel back to Australia with the U14s trophy following their 2-1 win against Atlas FC. The U15s trophy went to Forza FC following a hard-fought 2-1 win against ......read more

Ayuso takes Itzulia title after tactical show from UAE Team Emirates

Spaniard takes biggest career victory to date Juan Ayuso took the biggest victory of his young career claiming the overall title at the Itzulia Basque Country today. The Emirati team played their cards to perfection on the 137km hilly circuit starting and finishing in Eibar, which left Ayuso in a good position to capitalise in the closing kilometres and net the teams 21st victory of the season. The afternoon started on a positive note with the confirmation that Jay Vine would not require surgery following his brutal crash on stage 4 which left many of the pre-race favourites injured and out of the race. Dr. Adrian Rotunno (Medical Director): "After examining MRI and final clinical assessment, thankfully no surgery will be necessary for Jay. The fractures are stable enough not to warrant surgical correction. Jay will remain in ......read more

Fia Member Clubs & Sport Federations Of America Express Full Support To Fia President Mohammed Ben Sulayem

34 Heads of FIA Member Clubs and Sport Federations of America Sign Letter in Solidarity with Ben Sulayem FIA Ethics Committee publishes unanimous report absolving Ben Sulayem of unfounded accusations Friday, April 5, 2024: The President of the Federation Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA) Mohammed Ben Sulayem has received an official letter by 34 heads of FIA Member Clubs and Sport Federations of America, expressing their full support following accusations of him interfering with proceedings related to Saudi Arabian Grand Prix and the Las Vegas Grand Prix last year. After a thorough internal investigation led by external and independent members and a series of interviews with over ten witnesses, the FIA Ethics Committee had published a report absolving Ben Sulayem of any wrongdoings and accusations, stating: ......read more

Formula E to Use Latest Sustainable Tech to Power its Events Worldwide

Renewable energy to power the series via biofuel generators, solar arrays and high efficiency batteries Improved battery efficiency charges four cars simultaneously Multi-year deal with leading global energy solutions provider Aggreko London, Dubai, Riyadh, 5th April 2024: Formula E has today announced a multi-year deal with leading global energy solutions provider Aggreko to provide the latest sustainable technology to its events globally, contributing to help the series achieve its emissions reductions target (validated by the Science Based Target initiative) of 45% across Scopes 1, 2 and 3 by 2030 from a Season 5 (2019) baseline.   As an Official Provider for Formula E – the world’s first net zero carbon sport in line with the 2020 definitions - Aggreko will ensure events are powered via renewable ......read more

Mattar Al Tayer issues decisions to form committees for the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Sports Creativity Award

Dr. Khalifa Al Shaali will head the Technical Committee Jury Committee to he headed by Mustafa Baraf of Algeria Dr Moaza Saeed Al Marri to head the Communications and Marketing Committee DUBAI: His Excellency Mattar Al Tayer, Vice Chairman of the Dubai Sports Council (DSC) and Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Creative Sports Award, has issued a vital decision regarding the formation of committees prior to the 13th session of the annual Award. One of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Initiatives, the Award was launched in 2009 in an attempt to honour individual sporting brilliance, teams and organisations who have made significant sporting contributions in the UAE, and on the global stage. The Award – with more than AED 7.5 million on offer in all category winners ......read more

Tokyo E-prix Winner Max Gunther Eager to Challenge for Formula E Title

Dubai and Riyadh, 4th April 2024: Formula E driver Maximilian Gunther is determined to challenge for this season’s Formula E world championship title after emerging victorious in the inaugural Tokyo E-Prix. The Maserati MSG Racing driver crossed the chequered flag first after a strategic move to the front of the grid on Lap 24. The victory was the team’s first since the Jakarta in Season 9 and his fifth career win in the series. The result sees the 26-year-old German move up to fifth in the driver standings 15 points behind the leader and Gunther believes there is no reason why he should not contend for the title. He said: “Yes, the start to the season has been good. It was a brilliant weekend in Tokyo and since Sao Paulo we showed really good pace in all sessions. I feel great in the car and it's ......read more

Dubai Sports Council thanks partners and sponsors of 11th Nad Al Sheba Sports Tournament

2024 event drew the largest participation of athletes from far and wide A total of 51,000 male and female athletes have so far taken part in 88 different competitions since event commenced 11 years back Volleyball expert Al Fardan hails growth and evolution of NAS competition ​DUBAI: The Dubai Sports Council extended its thanks and appreciation to the national bodies, institutions and companies sponsoring and backing the 11th Nad Al Sheba Sports Tournament, which was organized under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Executive Council, from March 11-31. His Excellency Saeed Hareb, Secretary General of the Dubai Sports Council and Chairman of the Supreme Organizing Committee of the tournament, said: “We were keen to extend our ......read more

Yas Island, Abu Dhabi Plays Host To Iifa Utsavam 2024: A Multifaceted South Indian Cinematic Extravaganza!

UNDER THE HONOURABLE PATRONAGE OF HIS EXCELLENCY SHEIKH NAHAYAN MABARAK AL NAHYAN (MINISTER OF TOLERANCE & COEXISTENCE) IIFA IS BACK The Grand Celebration Of South Indian Cinema Takes Center Stage In The Captivating Setting Of Yas Island, Abu Dhabi This 6th And 7th Of September 2024 Tickets going LIVE on Monday 15th April 2024! Abu Dhabi, Yas Island: 2nd April 2024: Poised to showcase the immense talent and diversity of South Indian cinema, IIFA Utsavam is set to embark on its global tour, starting off in the remarkable city of Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, this September 2024.  Under the honourable patronage of His Excellency Sheikh Nahayan Mabarak Al Nahyan (Minister of Tolerance & Coexistence), IIFA Utsavam is all set to bring across the multifaceted South Indian cinematic powerhouses during a spectacular two-day ......read more

Vine goes close in lightning Itzulia TT opener

Australian 2nd to Roglic, Gal Glivar wins Giro Del Belvedere​ UAE Team Emirates got off to a flying start on day 1 of the Itzulia Basque Country, placing three riders in the top-11 of the time trial, with Jay Vine the best-placed in second place at just 7’’ from the winner Primoz Roglic (Bora Hansgrohe). Roglic clocked the fastest time of 12’34’’ and becomes the first leader of the race with Vine pushing a blistering pace of 47.3kmph on the undulating course starting and finishing in Irún (10km) . Vine: “I’m really happy with the ride, it was a late addition to my schedule to come here and I’m always happy to get the opportunity to race a nice TT. I’m looking forward to the rest of the week and see what I can do as the week goes on. It’s a tough week on ......read more

Jason Derulo to kick off EarthSoul festival in Dubai, in line with UAE's year of sustainability

The one-day event at Coca-Cola Arena will be the first in a series of concerts in Dubai featuring top-tier international and local artists to promote eco-consciousness Dubai, UAE – April 01, 2024 - Get ready for a groundbreaking event set to revolutionize the music scene in the UAE. EarthSoul, the region's premier eco-conscious music and art festival, is slated to debut at Dubai’s home of live entertainment, Coca-Cola Arena on May 4th, 2024, aligning perfectly with the UAE's declaration of 2024 as the Year of Sustainability. EarthSoul Festival dives into the pinnacle of musical extravagance and unveils its electrifying lineup with the one-day edition, featuring none other than global sensation Jason Derulo live in Dubai. Prepare to be immersed in the “Nu King” Show, where Derulo's unparalleled ......read more

AUS Professor and novelist garners recognition for her research in Arabic and comparative literature, women's authorship and cultural exchange

Sharjah, UAE, April 1, 2024 – Exploring the influences of Western literature on modern Arabic literary trends, cinematography in modern Arabic poetry and the question of authorship in Arab women’s literary production, Dr. Bouthaina Khaldi, Professor in Arabic and Translation Studies at American University of Sharjah (AUS), aims to unravel the intricate layers of cultural exchange and literary evolution by dedicating her recent research to exploring these three key areas. A multidisciplinary scholar, Dr. Khaldi developed a research project from her invited talk “The Reception of Johann Wolfgang Goethe in the Arab World,” which she gave at the Global Weimar/Global Nahda symposium organized by Princeton University in Berlin. In this work, she argues that since the Nahḍa period (Arab Renaissance), modern ......read more

Podium for Politt at the Tour of Flanders

Bjerg (4th) and Morgado (5th) complete a solid day for UAE Team Emirates​ UAE Team Emirates put three riders in the top 5 of the Tour of Flanders by obtaining the 3rd, 4th and the 5th places with Nils Politt, Mikkel Bjerg and Antonio Morgado. The race, which started from Antwerp and finished under the rain in Oudenaarde (270,8 km) was dominated by Mathieu Van der Poel (Alpecin-Deceuninck): the World Champion jumped on the leading duo of Pedersen (Lidl-Treck) and Vermeersch (Alpecin-Deceuninck) on the Oude Kwaremont at 56 km to go, then a group of 20 riders took the lead of the race before Van der Poel pushed hard on the Koppenberg at -45 km. No one could join the Dutchman who celebrated his 3rd victory in the “Ronde”. Behind the World Champion a very interesting battle for the podium saw various ......read more

Emirates and AC Milan Unveil Unique Art Installation at Dubai World Cup 2024

Dubai, UAE, 31 Mar 2024: At the 2024 Dubai World Cup held at the Meydan Racecourse on March 30, Emirates and AC Milan unveiled a bespoke art installation by regionally renowned artist Kareemgraphy, to celebrate the intersection of sports, culture and art. Uniquely created for the event by calligraffiti artist and designer artist Abdul Kareem, known as Kareemgraphy, the innovative art installation is a representation of a horse, made up of 187 AC Milan's Home, Away, Third, and goalkeeper jerseys, artfully arranged. The eye-catching 8 x 8 metre display sits on the lawn area adjacent to the parade ring, and comes to life when viewed by Dubai World Cup fans in the Grandstand, in a breathtaking vision uniting sports, culture, and art. The Dubai World Cup, ideated by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President ......read more

Guzzo shines as The Emperor wins third spot in volleyball

11th Nad Al Sheba Sports Tournament one day away from grand conclusion Employees, sponsors and staff felicitated by organizing committee​ DUBAI: Italian Tommaso Guzzo came up with a man of the match performance to power The Emperor to a smooth 3-0 win over Al Jawareh to clinch third place in the volleyball tournament at the 11th Nad Al Sheba Sports Tournament at a packed Nad Al Sheba Sports Complex, late on Saturday. Guzzo’s 20 individual points was the standout moment even as teammate Luca Purro came in handy with his contribution of 14 points as The Emperor sailed past Al Jawareh 25-22, 25-23, 25-23 in a close fight for third place. The 197 cm tall Guzzo, who will turn 22 on April 30, plays either as outside spiker or opposite for his team Pallavolo Padova in Italy. Al Jawareh tried their best, but found ......read more

McNulty takes brave victory at GP Indurain

American takes 20th win of season for UAE Team Emirates Brandon McNulty took his 4th win of the season in fine fashion, tackling a daring descent to sprint to the victory at the GP Miguel Indurain in Spain today. The American made his attack within -10km to go and built a lead which hovered around the 15” mark as the group struggled to pull him back. On the final steep ascent at -2km McNulty was joined by the Belgian Maxim Van Gils (Lotto-Dystny) who passed him as they crested the hill. McNulty then put in a daring descent on wet and technical roads to catch Van Gils and sprint past him to take the title, with Oscar Onley (DSM Firmenich) behind in 3rd. McNulty : “I made the move on the last long climb and then still had a gap on the last kicker. I was caught by Van Gils and thought that I was done but came back on ......read more

Dubai Culture extends deadline for ‘Burj Rashid' exhibition open call

Dubai, UAE, 31 March 2024: Dubai Culture and Arts Authority (Dubai Culture) has extended the deadline for submissions to the Burj Rashid exhibition, held in collaboration with the Dubai World Trade Centre to celebrate the iconic tower, which remains a symbol of Dubai’s urban renaissance and ongoing developmental progress. The new deadline is 30 April 2024, providing Emirati and UAE-based artists, designers, and architects additional time to submit their applications, inspired by the tower that continues to symbolise Dubai's urban renaissance and its long history of developmental progress, as it still functions as a vital hub for business and economic activities to this day, demonstrating Dubai's ability to adapt to modern changes. Dubai Culture invites artists, designers, and architects from various creative disciplines, ......read more

Maximilian Guenther Secures Victory For Maserati Msg Racing In Debut Tokyo E-PRIX

Maximilian Guenther secures victory for Maserati MSG Racing in the first Tokyo E-Prix, overcoming Oliver Rowland's early lead with Japanese Prime Minister, Fumio Kishida and Governor of Tokyo, Yuriko Koike in attendance The event unfolded before a star-studded crowd, including Formula 1 sensation Yuki Tsunoda, Sung Kang of Fast & Furious fame, motorsport legends Emerson Fittipaldi and Takumo Sata, along with television host and actor, Emilia Hartford Tokyo, Dubai, Riyadh, 30th March 2024:  Maserati MSG Racing's Maximilian Guenther emerged victorious in the inaugural Tokyo E-Prix on Saturday, triumphing over polesitter Oliver Rowland (Nissan Formula E Team), marking a historic moment as Formula E adds yet another race winner to its already too-close-to-call line-up for Season 10. In a thrilling display of skill ......read more

Champs & Ganon Baker Basketball Camp to Empower Youth Athletes

In collaboration with Dubai Sports council & UAEBA Champs Sports club & Ganon Baker an International prominent Basketball coach organized Champs Basketball Camp 2024 for youth athletes. The camp, renowned for its focus on skill development, leadership, and character building. The camp was designed to provide over than 100 young athletes under with a unique and immersive experience that goes beyond traditional basketball training. Through a carefully crafted curriculum, participants were being able to enhance their basketball skills but also develop crucial life skills such as teamwork, perseverance, and discipline. “The camp goes beyond teaching the fundamentals of basketball; it's about empowering young athletes to excel both on and off the court. said Ganon Baker. “We believe in instilling values ......read more

Team Abu Dhabi ready for big test in Vietnam as Stark eyes lead in title race

Veteran Al Qemzi aims to lead recovery by multiple world champions as Victory and Sharjah drivers battle for top spot Quy Nhơn,Vietnam, 30th March, 2024: Team Abu Dhabi are primed for a big test in the Grand Prix of Bình Định-Vietnam tomorrow as Victory Team’s Erik Stark battles Sharjah Team’s Rusty Wyatt for the lead in the 2024 UIM F1H2O World Championship. Veteran Emirati driver Thani Al Qemzi has seen it all during a 23-year race career and will be calling on all his vast experience as he looks to lead a recovery by the multiple world team champions on his 154th Grand Prix start. After qualifying tenth yesterday for Vietnam’s new addition to the F1H2O series, Al Qemzi climbed one place to fourth in this morning’s second of two sprint races. Replacing Italian Alberto Comparato ......read more

Sharjah Self-Defence, Al Jawareh, National Guard pick top prizes at 11th Nad Al Sheba Sports Tournament's Tug-of-War

Fohood Zabeel, Zabeel 2 secure contrasting wins for volleyball showdown 11th edition of NAS Sports Tournament to conclude with volleyball final on Sunday ​DUBAI: Sharjah Self-Defence Club, Al Jawareh and National Guard swept the top honours in the Juniors, Community and Government categories respectively at the end of the Tug-of-War competition at the 11th Nad Al Sheba Sports Tournament that is scheduled to conclude at the Nad Al Sheba Sports Complex, on Sunday (March 31). At the end of one week of tense and exciting competition, the Sharjah Self-Defence Club finished ahead of A2S and the Ahmed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum School in the Junior category, while Al Jawareh were the outright winners in the Community category leaving Al Hamriya Sports and Culture Club in second and The Falcons in third place. Hassan Al ......read more

Dubai Police claim wheelchair basketball crown at 11th Nad Al Sheba Sports Tournament

Secure a thrilling 61-60 win over Federal Authority For Identity and Citizenship Dubai  H.E. Saeed Hareb, Hassan Al Mazrouei present awards to various winners ​DUBAI: Dubai Police General Headquarters reserved their best for the last with a mesmerizing 61-60 win against Federal Authority For Identity and Citizenship Dubai and bag the Wheelchair Basketball title at the 11th Nad Al Sheba Sports Tournament. Played before a jam-packed crowd at the Nad Al Sheba Sports Complex Hall late on Thursday, the final turned out to be an exciting affair with the lead changing hands constantly till the team representing Dubai Police nicked it in the end to send the management into wild scenes of celebration. The semi-finals had been close affairs too with Dubai Police getting past the Dubai Ambulance Services 31-25, while ......read more

Tag Heuer Ambassador And Skateboarding World Champion Sky Brown Soars Above Tower Bridge On Custom Floating Half-Pipe

Sky Brown skated a floating half-pipenestledbetween two double-decker buses, custom-made inpartnership with TAG Heuer,and floating on the River Thames against the iconic backdrop ofLondon’s Tower Bridge. Having kept pace with the evolution of sports since 1860, TAG Heuer isproud to have Sky astheir youngest Brand Ambassador,supportingher in this extraordinary event,andcontributing to the enrichment of herlegacy.   26 MARCH 2024, LONDON: Today, 15-year-old skateboarding world champion, Sky Brown, and luxury watch brand, TAG Heuer, have collaborated to bring a unique and exhilarating display of high- performance skateboarding to the River Thames on a custom-built floating half-pipe. Set against the backdrop of iconic London landmark, Tower Bridge, the TAG Heuer Brand Ambassador demonstrated her unique skateboarding ......read more

Ski Dubai, in partnership with Dubai Sports Council, to host DXB Snow Run on 19 May

Enjoy early bird discounts for the whole month of Ramadan at PremierOnline Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 29 March 2024: Ski Dubai, in partnership with Dubai Sports Council, is excited to announce that the fifth edition of the DXB Snow Run will take place on 19 May. The unique running experience is the perfect way to beat the summer heat and will see participants navigate the slopes of Ski Dubai in -4⁰C. Now open to an extended age group from 13 to 70 with individual and group categories, the DXB Snow Run welcomes families to a one-of-a-kind outing, as well as corporate teams for some fun healthy competition. Runners can choose from two distances, 3km (3 loops) or 5km (5 loops) and battle it out individually or join forces as a team of five where they will be competing against other teams. Each person who crosses the ......read more

Nissan Becomes First Formula E Manufacturer To Commit To Gen4 Until At Least 2030

Nissan leads the pack for ABB FIA Formula E World Championship manufacturers in the paddock, committing to compete in the GEN4 era (2026-2030) for at least another four years This commitment ensures its presence until at least Season 16 in 2030 and reinforces Nissan’s Ambition 2030 electrification plan GEN4 will be the fastest and most technologically advanced instalment of the ABB FIA Formula E World championship, starting in 2026 The announcement comes as Formula E prepares for the inaugural Japanese E-Prix in Tokyo, in front of Nissan’s home crowd at the sold-out event​ Tokyo, Dubai, Riyadh: 29th March 2024: Formula E has today announced that Nissan has committed at least an additional four years to the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship until at least 2030, continuing its ......read more

Mandarin Oriental And Its Global Celebrity Fan, Alia Bhatt, Host The Hope Gala, In Support Of Salaam Bombay Foundation

Hong Kong, 29 March 2024 – Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group, in partnership with celebrity fan, the award-winning Indian actress Alia Bhatt, hosted a spectacular charity gala tonight at Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park, London. The evening of entertainment and culinary delight was in support of Alia’s chosen charity - Salaam Bombay Foundation - which provides education and job opportunities for disadvantaged adolescents in India to complete school and access better employment. Guests included Alia Bhatt, actress and model Poppy Delevingne, CEO of Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group Laurent Kleitman, CEO of Chanel Leena Nair, President and Chairman of the Royal Horticultural Society Keith Weed and Executive Vice President of Omnicom group Asit Mehra. The evening’s entertainment included captivating performances by Indian singer, ......read more

Roghani, Golestan claim Padel crown at 11th Nad Al Sheba Sports Tournament

Sheikh Saeed presents various winners with prizes Dubai Ambulance wins wheelchair basketball bronze medal Zabeel 2 and Al Jawareh enter volleyball semi-finals DAMAC keen to continue backing annual mega event ​DUBAI: The Iranian pairing of Arya Roghani and Hami Golestan teamed up to win the Nad Al Sheba Padel Pairs Exhibition competition held as part of the 11th Nad Al Sheba Sports Tournament. Watched by His Highness Sheikh Saeed bin Maktoum bin Juma Al Maktoum, President of the Emirates Padel Federation, Roghani and Golestan were handed in with the title when Kuwait’s Mohammed Al Terki and Hussain Shams retired. The two finalists were on even par with a set apiece when the Kuwaitis decided to throw in the towel due to injury and hand the Iranian pair of Roghani and Golestan the title, 4-6, 6-2, ......read more

Rowland Seeks To Extend Nissan's Podium Streak In Front Of Sell-Out Home Crowd At Formula E's First Japanese E-Prix

The ABB FIA Formula E World Championship makes its inaugural debut in Japan with the highly anticipated Tokyo E-Prix this weekend The historic spectacle is the first-ever motorsport race on Tokyo’s streets, and the 34th venue in the Championship’s history With four winners in as many rounds, the Championship stands on a knife-edge, promising unpredictable and thrilling action on unchartered territory Nissan Formula E Team prepares to defend string of podiums on home turf, as Jaguar TCS Racing celebrates a milestone 100th Championship race in front of a sell-out crowd​ Tokyo, Dubai, Riyadh, 28th March 2024: The ABB FIA Formula E World Championship returns this weekend with Round 5 of Season 10 for the record-breaking Tokyo E-Prix on 30 March. After an exhilarating Round 4 in Brazil, Formula E returns for ......read more

Identity and Dubai Police in Wheelchair Basketball final at Nad Al Sheba Sports Tournament

Fohood Zabeel, The Emperor seal semis berths in Volleyball Ground Forces team, Civil Defence and Dubai Customs win Tug-of-War DUBAI: The Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship in Dubai will clash with the Dubai Police General Headquarters in the Wheelchair Basketball final of the 11th Nad Al Sheba Sports Tournament. In semi-final action, the Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship in Dubai team doused the challenge from the Dubai Courts 39-20, while the Dubai Police side skipped past Dubai Ambulance Corporation 31-25 to set up a mouth-watering final between two of the best teams in this competition. The final will be played at the Nad Al Sheba Sports Complex Hall on Thursday. Both finalists have improved with each outing with the Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship in Dubai stamping their ......read more

Formula E Races Into Asphalt 9: Legends With Time-Limited Events Ahead Of Tokyo E-Prix

In an expansion of their partnership, Formula E is integrating into Asphalt 9: Legends, the globally renowned racing game by Gameloft. Launching with a series of time-limited events (TLEs) starting this weekend on Asphalt 9: Legends' Osaka track, to celebrate the eagerly anticipated Tokyo E-Prix, the collaboration introduces the Formula E GEN2 car with a special edition Asphalt livery into the game's tracks. ​London, Dubai and Riyadh, 27th March 2024: Formula E, in partnership with Gameloft, is excited to announce the continuation of their partnership through the integration of Formula E into Asphalt 9: Legends.  This collaboration is set to launch ahead of the eagerly anticipated Tokyo E-Prix on Saturday 30 March, with time-limited events that will bring the high-octane excitement of electric street racing ......read more

Fuelling Growth and Empowering Dubai's Creative Economy: World Art Dubai returns with its 10th edition, showcases hundreds of local and international artists

The region’s largest contemporary art fair returns, in partnership with Dubai Culture, to World Trade Centre from 2nd – 5th May New for 2024: WAD Tourism Art Tour – takes exhibitors on an immersive journey of the UAE’s rich tapestry of art and cultural offerings. World Art Dubai Tickets are available on Platinumlist: https://shorturl.at/ekqI8 Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 26th March 2024: Marking a decade of artistic excellence, World Art Dubai (WAD), the region’s largest contemporary art fair, is poised to present its most ambitious edition at Dubai World Trade Centre from 2nd to 5th May 2024. This year, in partnership with Dubai Culture, WAD invites art enthusiasts to embark on a journey through a decade of artistic evolution, offering an unparalleled experience of art from around the globe, ......read more

Spaniards dominate as Nad Al Sheba Sports Tournament Padel concludes

*Semi-final line-up decided for Wheelchair Basketball *The Emperor, Fahood Zabeel stay unbeaten in Volleyball  DUBAI: Spanish players dominated clinching both titles as the curtains fell on the FIP Rise Dubai International Padel Championships held as part of the 11th Nad Al Sheba Sports Tournament, late on Sunday. Lucia Perez Parra and Laura Luyan Rodriguez from Spain combined to beat the French-Spaniard combination of Wendy Barsoti and Catarina Castro Vilela 6-4, 6-2 for the women’s crown after Ramiro Jesus Valenzuela of Argentina and Spaniard Pol Hernandez Alvarez had claimed the men’s title with a 6-4, 6-4 win over Pedro Araujo and Miguel Deus. Earlier in the semi-finals, the Portuguese pair of Araujo and Deus had beaten fancied Sergio Icardo and Francisco Jurado Sosa of Spain in a gruelling three sets, ......read more

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