Category Archives: Sports

UFC stars, super fans descending on Yas arena

ABU DHABI, The superstars of UFC and over 5,500 mixed martial arts (MMA) fans descended on Yas Arena today, as the anticipation for the main event in the week-long Abu Dhabi Showdown Week entertainment festival reached a combat sports-inspired crescendo.…

Manchester City Global Trophy Tour makes stop at Etisalat HQ

ABU DHABI, As part of the UAE leg of Manchester City’s 2019 global Trophy Tour, Etisalat today hosted the tour at its Abu Dhabi headquarters to celebrate the club’s record-breaking 2018/19 season with fans.

Alongside the back-to-back Premier League titles, …

Dubai, South Korea boosting sports ties

DUBAI, Dubai Sports Council, DSC, has received a South Korean delegation and explored ways to enhance the sports sector in Dubai and to encourage all members of the community, including the country’s Korean expatriates, to embrace a physically active lifestyle.…

Qatar to take on Oman in GCC U18 Basketball Tournament

Manama, The Qatari youth basketball team will take on their Omani counterparts, on Sunday, in the GCC U18 Basketball Tournament being held in Manama, Bahrain.

The tournament serves as a qualification event for the Asian Youth Cup 2020.

The Qatari …