Citylife > Press Release
  Home Contact us Add to Favourites

Recent Postings
More Press Releses
Featured Sections
  • Lifestyle
  • Fashion
  • Technology
  • Automobile
  • Food Industry
  • Real Estate-Retail
  • Travel-Tourism
  • Banking Investments
  • Education-Training
  • Govt-Humanity
  • Health-Medicine
  • Entertainment
  • Event and Exibitions
  • Others
  • Search
    Featured in Entertainment
    Pascal wehrlein clinches formula e drivers' world championship as oliver rowland triumphs in london finale

    Pascal Wehrlein of TAG Heuer Porsche won the 2023/24 ABB FIA Formula E Drivers' World Championship in a dramatic Hankook London E-Prix finale, overcoming rivals Mitch Evans and Nick Cassidy of Jaguar TCS Racing. The three contenders – Wehrlein, Evans, and Cassidy – entered the final round with only seven points separating them, leading to an intense and historic race. Internal tensions within the Jaguar team and strategic ATTACK MODE activations played a significant role, with a late collision and puncture for Cassidy eventually leaving the title fight to Wehrlein and Evans. Oliver Rowland secured the race victory, while Wehrlein's second-place finish secured his Drivers' Championship victory in front of a sell-out crowd. Despite individual setbacks, Jaguar won the Teams' World Championship, their more

    Ipsos 'TikTok's Made Me' Report: Revealing the Influence of TikTok in Prompting Consumer Action for Brands

    Ipsos released its 'TikTok Made Me' report about the platform's impact on consumer behaviour in the travel, entertainment, finance, food & beverage, and automotive sectors. According to the report, 80% of consumers in MENAT are influenced to purchase after watching TikTok content, and more than half make unplanned purchases. Dubai, United Arab Emirates, July 15, 2024: Ipsos, the leading market research company in MENA, released its 'TikTok Made Me' report outlining the platform's impact on consumer behaviour across various industries and its active role in influencing purchase decision. The report highlights impact across the MENAT region, particularly in the travel, entertainment, food & beverage, and automotive sectors. To empower brands with insights into the latest preferences of the more

    Pogačar steals the show on the first day in the Pyrenees

    Yellow jersey wins in Saint Lary Soulan with an attack at 4,6 km to the line The yellow jersey triumphs in the first Pyrenean stage of the Tour de France 2024 (Pau-Saint Lary Soulan, 151,9 km with the climbs of the Tourmalet, the Hourquette d’Ancizan and the summit arrival) preceding Jonas Vingegaard (Visma-Lease a Bike) and rewarding an outstanding performance by the UAE Team Emirates. After Wellens and Pollitt led the peloton on the Tourmalet, controlling the advantage from the main breakaway of the day, Soler contributed to reduce the gap of the attackers. Then, on the first part of the final ascent, it was Sivakov and Almeida’s turn to lead the group, before an attack from Yates at 7 km to the arrival, who built up seconds of advantage on the chasers. The move from the British rider was the prologue to a more

    USA Basketball Men's National Team Arrives in Abu Dhabi

    Abu Dhabi, 13 July 2024: The USA Basketball Men's National Team has arrived in Abu Dhabi as part of their preparations for the 2024 Summer Olympics. The team's visit highlights Abu Dhabi's growing prominence as a hub for world-class events, with the city boasting state-of-the-art pitches, top-quality technology, and comfortable spectator areas, offering some of the finest sporting venues in the world. For the second straight summer, USA Basketball will host the USA Basketball Showcase in the UAE capital, in partnership with the Department of Culture and Tourism Abu Dhabi. The Americans will face Australia and Serbia on 15 and 17 July, respectively. Additionally, Australia and Serbia will tip off on 16 July. The games will be played at Yas Island's Etihad Arena. more

    SailGP announces 2024/2025 Season calendar, a year-long spectacle of high-octane racing and world-class entertainment

    Racing full-circle around the globe, SailGP’s fifth season will feature a host of new teams and locations, as well as the return of fan-favorite venues. It all gets underway in November 2024. Dubai, United Arab Emirates - July 10, 2024 - SailGP, the most exciting racing on water, has unveiled today its 2024/2025 Season calendar, featuring new events in Brazil, Germany, Switzerland and Auckland, as well as a return to Great Britain and New York. Unfolding over a 12-month period - beginning and ending in November (2024-2025) - the season will be the league’s most expansive to date, with 14 events across an increased five continents. SailGP Managing Director Andrew Thompson said, “SailGP’s 2024/2025 calendar is another significant milestone in our continued expansion across the globe. With an expected 11 teams more

    UAE Team Emirates head into week 2 of the Tour de France with everything to play for

    As we arrive at the first rest day for the 2024 Tour de France, the race has well and truly lived up to expectation and has already delivered some of the most memorable racing seen in years. We've had a mountain stage, several sprint stages, an individual time trial, and a highly controversial yet enthralling gravel stage. The highlight of the first week was Stage 4, with fans being treated to a thrilling battle in the French Alps. Despite being just 140KM long, it featured a punishing 3,600 meters of vertical gain. UAE Team Emirates, with Tim Wellens and Nils Politt at the front of the Pelton, controlled the breakaway and managed the early parts of the race expertly. As the stage progressed, the world-class UAE Team Emirates riders went to work. Firstly, Adam Yates took control, setting a blistering pace which resulted in a more

    The Board of Directors of Hatta Sports Club convenes Its First Meeting

    The Board of Directors of Hatta Sports Club extended cordial thanks to Sheikh Saeed Bin Hamdan Bin Rashid Al-Maktoum, the Club’s President, toward his precious trust, and pledged to exert utmost efforts to meet the aspirations of His Highness and the Club’s fans. Thanks were also extended to Dubai Sports Council toward its unlimited support to Hatta Club in particular & to Dubai clubs in general, besides its providing of all factors of success. This came during the first meeting of the Board of Directors of Hatta Sports Club, following its recent constitution. The meeting was convened Saturday evening 6th July 2024 at the Club’s premises, and chaired by H.E. Mohammed Al-Badwawi, the Board’s Chairman, in the presence of the Club’s members. The new constituted Board thanked the former more

    Pogačar retains yellow after 2nd place in time trial

    Ulissi wins stage in Austria and takes over GC lead Only the time trial World Champion Remco Evenepoel (Soudal-Quickstep) covered the course faster than Tadej Pogačar during the 25,3 km against the clock from Nuits-Saint-Georges to Gevrey-Chambertin at the Tour de France. The UAE Team Emirates captain completed his performance in 29'04" (average speed of 52,2 km/h), while the Belgian rider marked the time of 28'52". Pogačar succeeded in pedalling with an effective pace, covering perfectly the only downhill of the course, so he could finish off a better performance than other GC contenders such as Primoz Roglic (Red Bull-Bora, +22") and Jonas Vingegaard (Visma-Lease a bike, +25"). Eight places went to Joao Almeida (+57"). General classification after the time trial stage: Tadej still more

    Arabian Horse Racing Meets French Expertise at the Sheikh Mansoor Festival's 16th Edition

    United Arab Emirates – July 5, 2024 - As part of the 16th edition of the HH Sheikh Mansoor Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Racing Festival, La Teste de Buch Hippodrome in France will host highly anticipated races on July 10, 2024. Featuring five Arabian races, including four group races and the celebrated Wathba Stallions Cup, all under the auspices of the Sheikh Mansoor Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Racing Festival. This annual festival plays an important role in promoting Arabian horse racing on a global scale, celebrating and preserving the sport's rich heritage and traditions. The event will showcase high-profile races and distinguished participants, including the Société Hippique Française (SHF), demonstrating their expertise and the exceptional excellence of the French equestrian sector. Société Hippique Française – SHF : A more

    South Indian Cinema Titans, Prominent Indian Film Producers K. S. Rama Rao, D. Suresh Babu, And Naveen Yerneni Set To Attend The Star-Studded IIFA Utsavam 2024 Celebration This Sep

    4th July 2024: Prominent Leaders Of South Indian Cinema, Indian Film Producers, Producers K. S. Rama Rao, D. Suresh Babu and Naveen Yerneni amongst others to attend the highly-anticipated IIFA Utsavam 2024 to Celebrate Cinema Of The South. This September 6th and 7th, 2024, the grand celebration of South Indian Cinema- IIFA Utsavam will take center stage in the enchanting setting of Yas Island, Abu Dhabi at Etihad Arena under the honorable patronage of His Excellency Sheikh Nahayan Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Tolerance & Coexistence. The highly-anticipated IIFA Utsavam 2024 is being held in partnership with The Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi, and Miral, the leading creator of immersive destinations and experiences in Abu Dhabi. IIFA Utsavam is set to captivate audiences with an more

    Ellie Norman to Join Formula E As chief marketing Officer, replacing Henry Chilcott who departs after Four Years

    Ellie Norman to join Formula E as Chief Marketing Officer from 30 September Norman brings wealth of experience from senior leadership roles at Manchester United, Formula 1, Virgin Media and Honda Henry Chilcott to leave the business this summer following successful four-year tenure LONDON, UK, 4th July 2024: Formula E has today announced that it has appointed Ellie Norman to the role of Chief Marketing Officer (CMO), effective 30 September. Henry Chilcott will leave the business this summer after a successful four-year tenure.   Ellie Norman joins Formula E after two years as Chief Communications Officer at Manchester United, responsible for media relations, public affairs, brand development, creative content and fan engagement. Norman joined the football club from Formula 1, where she spent five years as Chief more

    Oliveira goes within inches of stage win in Austria

    Portuguese 2nd in sprint finish Rui Oliveira came within a whisker of a stage victory on stage 2 of the Tour of Austria, missing out narrowly in a group arrival to Davide De Pretto (Jayco AlUla). The Italian won in the fast finale in Bad Tatzmannsdorf ahead of Oliveira, with UAE Team Emirates racing hard in the final, especially along the short climbs that characterize the last part of the route. The race gets hillier tomorrow with the stage from Maria Taferl to Steyr (184.5km), where UAE will aim to leave their mark. Stage 1 results 1.Davide De Pretto (Jayco AlUla) 3:38:42 2.Rui Oliveira (UAE Team Emirates) s.t 3.Niklas Behrans (Lidl-Trek) s.t General Classification after stage 1 1.Max Walscheid (Jayco AlUla) 3:42:29 2.Filippo Ganna (Ineos) s.t 3.Rui Oliveira (UAE Team Emirates) s.t Elsewhere in more

    Six top-class athletes to do Dubai proud at Paris 2024

    Born, bred and based in Dubai, one badminton and five swimmers training towards sporting highpoint DUBAI: Dubai will have the proud boast of having at least six athletes competing at the Paris Olympic Games to be held at the end of this month. Born, bred and residing in Dubai, the six athletes are Indian badminton star Tanisha Crasto along with swimmers Yazan Al Bawwab (Palestine), Muhammad Ahmed Durrani (Pakistan), Rana Saad Al Din (Sudan), Karen Belbeisi (Jordan) and Eritrea’s Christina Rach. The Paris Olympic Games will be held in the French Capital from July 26 to August 11 and these six athletes will make Dubai proud for being among the best in the world while making us of the excellent sporting infrastructure in Dubai. Born and residing in Dubai, the 21-year-old Tanisha Crasto expressed her delight at qualifying more

    Galibier launches Pogačar toward Yellow Jersey

    Stage victory and top of the GC for the Slovenian rider​ Tadej Pogačar put in a great display on the final 800 meters of the Galibier and in the descent to Valloire gave to the Slovenian rider the first stage success in the Tour de France 2024 (12th in career in the Grand Boucle) and again the yellow jersey. The winning shot by Pogačar on stage 4 (Pinerolo-Valloire, 139,6 km with the climbs of Sestriere, Montgenevre and Galibier) was the cherry on top of a great performance by UAE Team Emirates. Almeida and Yates set a relentless pace on the Galibier (22,9 km at 5,1%, summit at 19,5 to the arrival), with a powerful final contribution from Juan Ayuso which caused a significant split in the peloton, leaving only the strongest riders. Then it was Tadej’s turn to speed-up, only Jonas Vingegaard more

    Former Indycar Racer Robert Wickens Returns To Single-Seaters In Modified Formula E Gen3

    Former IndyCar driver, Robert Wickens, debuts in Formula E’s GEN3 machine for his first run in a single-seater since the severe 2018 crash that left him paralysed. Wickens began his motorsport career in karting, achieving FIA Formula 2 championship race wins, winning the 2011 Formula Renault 3.5 championship and was a reserve driver for Virgin Racing in Formula 1. Despite a severe crash in 2018 that left him paralysed, Wickens made a remarkable comeback, competing in the TCR class of IMSA’s Michelin Pilot Challenge and becoming TCR class champion in 2023. The GEN3 Formula E car, modified for Wickens to drive with hand controls, represents a leap in technology and sustainability, as well as a benchmark for motorsport series’ worldwide championing inclusivity on-track. PORTLAND, OREGON, USA, 2 July 2024: more

    Artificial Intelligence Experts visit Hamdan Sports Complex

    Dubai Sports Council boosts Opportunities of the Uses of Artificial Intelligence in Sport Dubai Sports Council (DSC) continues its hard efforts to enhance the eminent role of artificial intelligence in the sports field in Dubai, based on  the Directives of H.H. Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al-Maktoum, the Crown Prince of Dubai & Chairman of Executive Council, to accelerate the procedures of the adoption of artificial intelligence & development of the current innovative solutions as a main factor to meet the wise vision of H.H. Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al-Maktoum, the Vice President & Prime Minister of UAE and Ruler of Dubai, aiming to convert the Emirate of Dubai into a global center for the development & adoption of the artificial intelligence solutions & applications. In this regard, a more

    Pogačar takes yellow jersey in Bologna

    Slovenian animates second stage and leads General Classification At the end of the second stage of the Tour De France, 199.2km from Cesenatico to Bologna, Tadej Pogačar leads the General Classification, thus claiming the Yellow Jersey. From the very first kilometres, the stage saw a breakaway gradually gaining significant minutes, reaching up to a 9-minute advantage over the main group. The San Luca GPM, 1.9km at an average gradient of 10.6%, tackled twice by the riders, was as expected the turning point of the day. On the second ascent, at 12.6 km from the finish line, there was a winning attack from Kevin Vauquelin (Arkea-B&B Hotels) on the breakaway group, pulling away from everyone to win the stage solo. Shortly after, Pogačar’s attack stirred the waters in the main group, with only Jonas Vingegaard more

    Team Abu Dhabi's Al Qemzi finishes sixth as Palfreyman wins opening UIM F2 race in Brindisi

    Mansoor Al Mansoori sidelined after eight laps of Italian season opener Brindisi, Italy, 30 June, 2024: Team Abu Dhabi’s Rashed Al Qemzi started the defence of his UIM F2 World Championship with sixth position at the Grand Prix of Italy in Brindisi on Sunday evening. The opening round of the series was interrupted by three yellow flag stoppages and the disjointed nature of the racing did nothing for Al Qemzi’s chances of climbing through the field after a disappointing qualifying session. Al Qemzi’s Emirati team-mate Mansoor Al Mansoori was forced to retire with technical issues after eight laps. Victory fell to Briton Matt Palfreyman, who made a spectacular return to the sport following several years away from the driving seat. Lithuanian Edgaras Riabko and Portuguese veteran Duarte Benavente rounded off the more

    Remarkable Success for the MINA Futsal Cup

    The Irish Team clinches 1st Place in the Championship & qualifies to the European Futsal Cup for Juniors in France The U 10 Irish Team in Dubai (Dubai Irish) has qualified to the European Futsal Cup, to be held at Strasbourg in France next Jan., after winning 1st place in the MINA International Futsal Cup for Juniors (10 – 12 Years Old),  which took place at Al-Wasl Club with the support of Dubai Sports Council (DSC). The MINA Futsal Cup was held as part of DSC's efforts to attract & develop sports talents and as per Dubai Government's Policy to support talents in various fields. The Championship was organized with participation of 24 teams from UAE & overseas; top of which were: Ajax Amsterdam Academy in Dubai, Al-Seeb Club Academy from Oman, Bahrain Futsal Academy, Manchester City Academy Dubai, more

    Team Abu Dhabi duo face fight back through field after tough qualifying session in Brindisi

    Al-Qemzi and Al Mansoori qualify ninth and 10th; pole for Tullio Abbate Brindisi, Italy, 29 June, 2024: Team Abu Dhabi’s Rashed Al Qemzi and Mansoor Al Mansoori will start Sunday’s Grand Prix of Italy from ninth and 10th positions after a competitive qualifying session on a challenging race circuit in the Adriatic port of Brindisi in Southern Italy on Saturday afternoon. Al Qemzi is bidding to move ahead of Erik Stark to become the first racer ever to clinch five UIM F2 World Championship titles. But neither the Emirati nor his team-mate were able to find the pace that took them to first and fifth in last year’s Drivers’ Championship. They now face the task of needing to battle through traffic on the tricky salt water course if they are to challenge for a podium finish in Sunday’s race. A revised more

    Dubai Sports Council celebrates Winners of the 4th "Talabat Dubai Schools Games"

    Several Promising Sports Talents present Excellent Performance & win Titles in the Various Individual Competitions of the Tournament    Dubai Sports Council (DSC) celebrated the male & female students who have won the titles of the 4th edition of Talabat Dubai Schools Games; the biggest of its kind in Dubai, which was held with participation of 8500 male & female students from 163 public & private schools in Dubai. Dubai Schools Games Tournament was organized by ESM for the fourth successive year and under the sponsorship of Talabat Co. The Tournament represents the preliminary step for scouting & developing sports talents before moving to join clubs & become Olympic champions. This came during celebrating the Tournament's conclusion at DSC's premises in Dubai Design District in the more

    How to Bet on College Sports - Rules Strategies and Ethical Considerations

    Betting on college sports offers unique betting opportunities for savvy bettors; however, some considerations must be taken before placing bets. Legality of college sports gambling is of utmost importance. Athletes engaging in illegal betting run the risk of criminal charges such as records tampering which could severely hinder their career in the future. Rules Before betting on college sports, it is crucial to understand all of its rules and regulations. Some states prohibit gambling on teams located within their borders while others limit what types of bets can be placed. Furthermore, certain states have specific laws on player props and other bets. Money line bets are the most prevalent form of college betting, offering payouts based on each team's overall chances of victory. Other wagers such as totals are based more

    Mansoor bin Mohammed congratulates Ahmed bin Mohammed on assuming the presidency of the Dubai Camel Racing Club

    Mattar Al Tayer congratulates His Highness the Deputy Ruler of Dubai and Mohammed bin Maktoum for leading the work in the pioneering club and achieving its lofty goals DUBAI: His Highness Sheikh Mansoor bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Chairman of the Dubai Sports Council, congratulated His Highness Sheikh Ahmed Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Second Deputy Ruler of Dubai, on the confidence of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, in appointing him as President of the Dubai Camel Racing Club. His Highness said: “The issuance of a decree by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum regarding the Dubai Camel Racing Club confirms His Highness’s interest and patronage of the sport of camel racing, which represents a heritage that more

    UAE sweep national time trial golds as Novak crowned Slovenian road race champion

    4 gold medals, 1 silver and 4 bronze for Emirati riders; Gal Glivar takes silver medal in Slovenia There was flurry of medals for UAE Team Emirates in the Individual Time Trial discipline this week as no fewer than 9 riders came away with medals from their country’s respective national championships. It’s the largest ever medal haul for the team at time trial championships. UAE Team Emirates took four gold medals across the championships, as well as one silver and four bronze medals. The Team now proudly wears the national time trial champion jerseys of Belgium, Germany, Austria, and Portugal, bringing the number of victories for the year up to 47. The successful results highlight the time trialling strength of the team and is a testament to the hard work that UAE Team Emirates’ riders and staff have put in to more

    Dubai Sports Council evaluates Football Academies in Dubai

    Dubai Sports Council (DSC) has conducted the annual evaluation for football academies in Dubai, as part of its fruitful policy to attract & develop sports talents 2023 – 2033 and to ensure that the Council’s guide is implemented on the football academies through monitoring the extent of their execution of the required standards, aiming to improve the indicators of performance in various organizational, financial & technical sides and sponsorship of sports talents. The evaluation form comprises 13 standards; these are: human resources / work environment / smart services / regulations & rules / facilities & transportation / finance & marketing / education & constant training / medical sponsorship & nutrition / local partnership & international cooperation / community activities / sports more

    UAE Team Emirates confirm eight riders to take on Tour de France

    Pogačar to lead experienced team in search of third Tour title UAE Team Emirates have officially unveiled the team heading into the Tour de France (29 June-21 July) which gets underway in the city of Florence, Italy for the Grand Depart. The team heads into the 21 stages led by the former two-time winner of the race Tadej Pogačar, with a mix of climbers and rouleurs to support the Slovenian. The 25 year old who most recently won the Giro D’Italia in May will face challenges along the 3492km course which begins in Florence with a 206km road stage to Rimini before moving west entering France through the Alps after passing through cities like Bologna and Torino. The race will conclude in Nice on July 21, with a move away from the traditional finish in Paris. Sports Manager Joxean Matxin Fernandez (Spa) will lead more

    EarthSoul Festival debuts in a spectacular celebration of music and eco-consciousness featuring Jason Derulo

    Dubai, UAE – June 21, 2024 – EarthSoul, the region’s premier eco-conscious music festival, made its highly anticipated debut at Dubai’s Coca-Cola Arena on June 15th, 2024, aligning perfectly with the UAE’s Year of Sustainability. EarthSoul Festival immersed attendees in the pinnacle of musical extravagance, unveiling its electrifying lineup during its one-day edition, headlined by the global sensation, Jason Derulo live in Dubai. The "Nu King" show showcased Derulo’s unparalleled talent and boundless energy, promising an unforgettable experience. Les Twins, the world-renowned French dance duo known for their incredible choreography and performances, brought the roof down with their moves, performing alongside Jason Derulo. Jason Derulo electrified the 7,000+ audience with his pulsating more

    TikTok ushers in a new era of creative bravery at Cannes Lions Festival, showing marketers how to boost returns on creative

    TikTok ushers in a new era of creative bravery at Cannes Lions Festival, showing marketers how to boost returns on creative Dubai, United Arab Emirates – June 20, 2024 -Creative freedom and experimentation are the most critical tools in today's marketing arsenal to thrive and meet audiences where they are. TikTok is celebrating the brands and creators that have taken creativity to new heights on the platform, and calling on the industry to embrace creative bravery at this year's Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity. In the last year, entertainment has fundamentally shifted and consumers have more choice and freedom than ever before. On TikTok, our community is constantly discovering the spark of something new. The diversity of experiences and creativity on TikTok is what encourages communities to discover more

    Abu Dhabi to host 2024 FIM World Supercross Championship season finale

    Abu Dhabi confirmed to host the season finale of the 2024 FIM World Supercross Championship on 4 December 2024 at Etihad Arena, Yas Island   Two motorsport world championships to be decided within a week on Yas Island with both the World Supercross Championship and Formula 1 heading to Abu Dhabi in December   SX Global, the official promoters of the FIM World Supercross Championship (WSX), today announced that the Etihad Arena in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, will host the final race of the series’ upcoming 2024 season.   After a highly successful pilot season in 2022, WSX built upon its foundations by expanding into new markets in 2023 – a campaign which saw German motorcycle superstar, Ken Roczen, claim a second WSX World Championship title while Britain’s Max Anstie etched his name on the SX2 more

    International flavour for Mina Cup Futsal 2024

    Teams from Bahrain and Oman to vie against the best talent from Dubai academies this weekend DUBAI: Teams from Dubai will be up against some of the best talent from across the region when the Mina Cup Futsal 2024 is held in two age categories at Al Wasl Club’s indoor stadium in Al Jaddaf area, this weekend (June 21-22). The competition will kick-off with the U-10s at 3 pm (UAE time), with the opening day witnessing Ajax Academy ‘White’ taking on Empire FC in Group A and Ajax Academy ‘Red’ facing Al Khaleej Football Academy in Group B on two separate pitches. Saturday will see the U-12s contest from 9 am till 3 pm with Manchester City Dubai playing Al Khaleej Football Academy in Group A, while Group B will see Manchester City Abu Dhabi taking on the visiting Alseeb Club Academy in the two opening more

    Al Qemzi fights back as Wyatt gives Sharjah team pole position in Sardinia

    Veteran Team Abu Dhabi driver gives himself fighting chance of repeat Grand Prix win Olbia, Sardinia, 15th June, 2024:  Team Abu Dhabi’s Thani Al Qemzi delivered a reminder that he remains a threat in the 2024 UIM F1H2O World Championship today as Sharjah Team’s Rusty Wyatt secured pole position for the Regione Sardegna Grand Prix of Italy. Al Qemzi, who scored his last Grand Prix victory in Olbia two years ago, gave himself a fighting chance of a repeat performance tomorrow afternoon with a gutsy performance to qualify second in difficult conditions. Canadian Wyatt, the first-round winner in Indonesia and lying second in the championship, edged out the Veteran Emirati driver in the six-boat qualifying shoot-out for his ever first pole success With reigning world champion Jonas Andersson qualifying down in more

    UAE Team Emirates take 1-2 victory at Tour de Suisse

    Adam Yates wins in Carì, second place for Almeida UAE Team Emirates put on a strong display on the final climb of stage 5 of the Tour de Suisse (Ambrì-Carì, 148,6 km) thanks to a perfect team performance that allowed Adam Yates win the stage and to consolidate his leadership in the GC. Also, João Almeida crossed the finish line behind the team mate to maintain the second position in the GC. The team directed by the DS duo Fabrizio Guidi and Simone Pedrazzini controlled the main breakaway of the day limiting the advantage, then the UAE Team Emirates riders accelerated the pace on the final climb, 10,2 km at 8%, heavily selecting the head bunch. When at 6,5 km to go Almeida took the head of the group after the work of Del Toro, only four riders were left with him: the leader Adam Yates, Egan Bernal (Ineos more

    Yates takes lead at Tour de Suisse summit finish

    British rider takes convincing lead on Gotthard Pass Adam Yates put in a confident climbing display on stage 4 of the Tour de Suisse to take the overall lead as the race hits the decisive stages. The British climber broke away from the peloton at -5km to go in chase of the remaining breakaway fugitives, without any answer from his closest GC rivals. Yates picked up all but one of the early breakaway with Norwegian Torstein Traeen (Uno X) resisting the chase and winning the stage by a narrow margin of 23”. Joao Almeida also showed strong climbing form with 4th place on the day and moving up to 2nd on GC, leaving UAE in a commanding position for the upcoming days. Yates will wear the leader’s jersey for stage 5, another hilltop finish from Ambrì to Carì (148.6km). Yates: “It was a nice stage – more

    Dubai Sports Council launches Football Talent Development Centers in Dubai Clubs

    As part of Dubai Sports Council’s efforts to attract & scout sports talents and according to Dubai Government’s policy to support talents in various fields, DSC has announced the launch of the “Football Talent Development Centers in Dubai Clubs for the age groups from 12 to 17 years old.  The announcement comes within the framework of the gatherings & tryouts, which were held from 27th to 30th May 2024 to boost talented players’ abilities and to provide them with further opportunities to acquire new experiences, as they represent the brilliant future of Dubai clubs during the upcoming seasons. In this regard, 120 talented players from Dubai clubs were subject to an intensive program including several technical, physical & psychological tryouts. By the end of the tryouts, selection was made more

    Dubai Summer sparkles with 12 Women's Sports Events

    12 women's international & local sports events take place during summer season in different locations of Dubai, in collaboration with Dubai Sports Council (DSC) and in partnership with several clubs, academies and sports events organizers from the private sector. These sports events are organized to enhance the culture of the exercise of sport & physical activities among women in general & Emirati women in particular, and to enable them maintain their activities & elegance during summertime. The women sports events program in Dubai is organized with distinctive participation of huge numbers of women & girls, and it comprises several activities & championships, which will continue up to the end of August and meet the physical abilities of the various women in society.   Dubai Ladies Club will more

    Dubai Sports Council celebrates Al-Wasl Club for Winning the Double in the Sports Season 2023 – 2024

    Dubai Sports Council (DSC) celebrated the great achievement of Al-Wasl Sports Club, the Champions of the double in the sports season 2023 – 2024 (the UAE President Cup's Title & the ADNOC Pro League's Title). The celebration took place at DSC's premises, in the presence of H.E. Saeed Hareb, the Secretary General of DSC / H.E. Ahmed Mohammed Al-Shaafar, the Board Chairman of Al-Wasl Club alongside the Club's delegation. The event was held with participation of H.E. Naser Aman Al-Rahma, the Assistant Secretary General of DSC / Directors of Departments, Heads of Sections and associates of the DSC / Mr. Abdul Naser Al-Shamsi, the CEO of Al-Wasl Club / Mr. Murwan Al-Hal, the Media Office's Manager at Al-Wasl Club / several of the Club's associates. H.E. Saeed Hareb congratulated Al-Wasl Club's more

    A New Era Of Competition: Fia Showcases Future-Focused Formula 1 Regulations For 2026 And Beyond

    Canada, 7 June 2024: The Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA) today showcases a more competitive, safer and more sustainable future for the FIA Formula One World Championship with the presentation of the much anticipated technical regulations that will define the sport from 2026 onwards.   Developed in consultation with the FIA Formula 1 Technical Working Groups, and formulated in collaboration with Formula 1, the sport’s 10 teams, OEMs and power unit manufacturers, outline details of the new regulations were revealed in Montréal ahead of this weekend’s 2024 FIA Formula 1 Canadian Grand Prix. The 2026 regulations are now set to be officially ratified by the World Motor Sport Council on June 28.   FIA President Mohamed Ben Sulayem said: “Today, the FIA is defining a hugely more

    Future Festival Dubai 2024 kicks off with insightful discussions on Future Trends and AI across diverse industries

    June 5, 2024: The highly anticipated ‘Future Festival’ commenced at DEC, Expo City Dubai today, kick starting with keynote and sessions on the groundbreaking trends and potentials of artificial intelligence (AI) across various industries. The two-day event which is organised by DXB LIVE in partnership with Trend Hunter, a leading trend platform and innovation accelerator, sets the stage for industry leaders, tech enthusiasts, and innovators from around the globe to discuss the future of AI and its transformative impact. As a platform to learn about upcoming trends from the world's leading trend firm, Future Festival Dubai 2024 provided valuable guidance on how to navigate evolving AI advancements, as well as identify untapped opportunities necessary to remain competitive. Through strategic dialogues and exchange of more

    Dubai continues to attract sporting talent from across the globe

    At least 11 international football clubs and 400 diverse academies doing yeoman service DUBAI: Dubai has continued to press further in consolidating its position as a preferred global destination for young sporting talent. Now housing at least eleven international football clubs who have set up base, Dubai has been a preferred destination for selecting, attracting and developing talented people in various sports disciplines and for all nationalities. This is in pursuance of the policy laid down by the Government of Dubai while attracting talented people in all spheres of life. This is also in keeping with the drive of the Dubai Sports Council in attracting, developing and hailing the role of the private sector through talented people in various sports, while providing all facilities and legislation supporting the promotion of more

    Dalma Mall Hosts Unforgettable Eid Celebration & Family Extravaganza with some of your favorite Cartoon Network Heroes

    Abu Dhabi, UAE, 04 June 2023: From June 17th to 23rd, Dalma Mall transforms into the ultimate destination for an extraordinary Cartoon Network adventure! Brought to life by Dalma Mall in partnership with Warner Bros. Discovery Global Themed Entertainment and produced by EventBox, this Eid festive special event promises fun and entertainment for the whole family! Fans of all ages from across the region are invited to join us for a week-long celebration, featuring some of the beloved heroes of Cartoon Network, including Ben 10, The Powerpuff Girls, and Jake and Finn from Adventure Time, in a thrilling, brand-new show debuting for the first time in Abu Dhabi. Mr. Bhupinder Singh, General Manager and CFO of Dalma Mall, expressed his excitement about hosting the event, stating, "Eid Al Adha is a time when families come together to more

    Other Top Stories from Entertainment
    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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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: 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 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 more

    Ubisoft to launch formula E Universe in Trackmania with Three Championship Racetracks

    Formula E, in partnership with game publisher Ubisoft, launches Formula E universe in Trackmania, featuring Season 10 racetracks, team liveries, Game Mode and cash prizes. Formula E Season 10 circuits of Tokyo, Berlin and London launch ahead of corresponding real-world races. Each circuit features three live races, with €1,000 prize pot up for grabs in each of them, including a Grand Winner prize. Formula E car skins and dedicated Game Mode, including ATTACK MODE and energy management, also integrated.​ London, Dubai, Riyadh, 25th March 2024: Formula E more

    Pogačar seals Catalunya title in style in Barcelona

    Slovenian takes stage win and overall​ Tadej Pogačar sealed a memorable GC victory at the Volta a Catalunya, taking his fourth stage victory on the arrival at Montjuic. The Slovenian rider prevailed also in the final stage of the World Tour race in a reduced sprint, preceding Dorian Godon (Decathlon Ag2r) and Guillaume Martin (Cofidis), and he won the general classification with 3’41” on Mikel Landa (Soudal Quick Step) and 5’03” on Egan Bernal (Ineos Grenadiers). The six laps on the hill of Montjuic encouraged several attempts of attack, also more

    Ambulance Services, DEWA excel in Wheelchair Basketball at Nad Al Sheba Sports Tournament

    Al Jawareh and Zabeel 2 commence with wins in volleyball UAE cyclists Farouq Mahmoud Abdulla and Kayed Abdulla Saeed Ali Al Dhaheri win in cycling DUBAI: Dubai Corporation for Ambulance Services and Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) emerged from the pile after three rounds of intense action of Wheelchair Basketball in the 11th Nad Al Sheba Sports Tournament. Dubai Corporation for Ambulance Services continued their winning run as they got the better of Mai Dubai 25-9, while Dubai Courts kept themselves in the fray for a spot in the semi-finals following a handy 14-10 win more

    Pogačar strikes again in the Catalan mountains

    UAE Team Emirates’ rider wins in Queralt; Ulissi on the final podium in Coppi e Bartali Pogačar dominated the queen stage of the Volta a Catalunya (Berga-Queralt, 154,7 km with 5 Gpm and summit finish) thanks to a solo move that earned him his 4th seasonal victory and strengthened his leadership in the general classification of the race. After UAE Team Emirates controlling the race in the first half of the stage, the Slovenian talent attacked at 29 km to the arrival, when there were 2,6 km to the summit of the Collada de San Isidre, obtaining immediately a large gap more

    Algeria, Britain top in cycling at 11th Nad Al Sheba Sports Tournament

    Fohood Zabeel and The Emperor open with wins in volleyball DEWA and Mai Dubai assured of spots in Wheelchair semi-finals Tug-Of-War competition gets under way from Sunday at NAS Sports Complex DUBAI: Cyclists from Algeria and Great Britain powered their way to convincing wins in the Open Men's and Senior Men's categories respectively at the cycling races held as part of the 11th Nad Al Sheba Sports Tournament being held at the Nad Al Sheba Sports Complex. Hamza Yacine of Algeria finished at the top of the Open Men's category with a time of one hour, 31.43.176 more

    Dubai International Arabian Horse Championship Sees Several High-Profile Victories in First Day of Qualifying Competitions

    Day one of the historic three-day event was a huge success, with over 20 horses across foal, filly, and mare categories being nominated for Sunday’s championship competition Dubai, UAE, 23 March 2024: The 21st edition of the Dubai International Arabian Horse Championship kicked off on Friday night, welcoming over 109 female Arabian foals, fillies, and mares for the qualifying classes segment of the weekend-long competition. Hosted at Zabeel Halls 4, 5, and 6 at Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Center, the highly anticipated event will see a total of 102 horse studs more

    UAE's fittest match the best at Nad Al Sheba Sports Tournament's Obstacle Challenge Race

    Dubai Municipality secure enthralling win against RTA in Wheelchair Basketball DP World thrilled to be part of top annual sports festival DUBAI: Some of the strongest and fittest talent from across the world was on offer with athletes from the UAE matching those from Russia and the USA when the curtains came down on the Obstacle Challenge Race (OCR) at the 11th Nad Al Sheba (NAS) Sports Tournament. Nikita Khaydukov of Russia topped the overall classification with a time of 1 minute and 59 seconds, leaving the UAE’s Abdulla Fuad and Mohammed Al Musalhi in second and third more

    Mohammed Bin Rashid Library Celebrates Mahmoud Darwish's Legacy on World Poetry Day

    Dubai, UAE, 22 March 2024: In conjunction with World Poetry Day, the Mohammed Bin Rashid Library organised a panel discussion and poetry evening, to celebrate the poet Mahmoud Darwish. This comes within the framework of the library’s sustainable vision and strategy to revive cultural heritage and enhance the role of Arabic poetry and literature in shaping society’s awareness and communication with the important issues of the Arab nation. The session was moderated by journalist Samia Ayesh with the participation of poets Yousef Abu Loz and Dareen Shubair. The event shed light on more

    Organisers confirm 205 Arabian Horses will participate in the 21st edition of the Dubai International Arabian Horse Championship

    Dubai, UAE, March 21, 2024: The Dubai International Arabian Horse Championship has announced that 205 of the world’s finest horses will participate in the highly anticipated 21st edition, which will be held from March 22nd to 24th in Zabeel Halls 4, 5, and 6 at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Center. The participating horses, descended from some of the world’s leading Arabian horse breeds and owned by some of the world's most prestigious studs and respected horse owners, will compete in this year's edition for a total prize purse of US$4 million in more


    Pomellato wishes to honor and celebrate motherhood and all kinds of love today on Mother's Day. Happy Mother's Day. more

    Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship, Mai Dubai off to a winning start

    DUBAI: The Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship and Mai Dubai began their journey on a winning note in the Wheelchair Basketball competition of the 11th Nad Al Sheba Sports Tournament, late on Wednesday. Going in as complete under dogs, the Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship in Dubai secured a stunning 39-32 win over early favourites Dubai Municipality, while Mai Dubai got the better of Community Development Authority 28-16. Dubai Municipality led 22-17 at the end of the first period. But, they were unable to consolidate their position as the match progressed as more

    Double strike for UAE Team Emirates

    Ulissi wins at Coppi e Bartali, Pogačar prevails in Catalunya​ A beautiful day for UAE Team Emirates, ended in a double victory with stage 2 of the Coppi e Bartali thanks to Diego Ulissi and in stage 3 of the Volta a Catalunya with Tadej Pogačar. In chronological order, Ulissi was the first to celebrate. He displayed his best in the final part of the stage, 156,5 km from Riccione to Sogliano al Rubicone with final hill of 4.7 km at 4.3%. The Italian cyclist perfectly managed the effort, pushing hard in the final 400 meters and overtaking the leading duo De Pretto more

    Sam Bird Savours ‘Incredible' First victory for Neom Mclaren in Formula E

    Dubai and Riyadh, 21st March 2024: NEOM McLaren driver Sam Bird has described his Sao Paulo E-Prix victory as ‘incredible’ and is thrilled to have secured the team’s first triumph in Formula E. The 37-year-old Briton sealed one of the most dramatic victories in Formula E history with a stunning final-lap move on former team-mate Mitch Evans (Jaguar TCS Racing) to cross the chequered flag first. It was his first victory since signing for the team and the first for NEOM McLaren since its strategic partnership in 2022. Bird said: “It is extra special and incredible. more

    Dubai to host 40 international teams in the MINA Cup next April

    Newcastle and Norwich of England, Atlas of Mexico, and Chicago of America lead the international teams from various continents The Mina Cup is back for its 3rd year and has grown in age groups and the number of teams competing with a record number of countries taking part. The event kicks off with an opening ceremony for over 700 players & coaches, staff at the JA Beach Hotel, Palmito Garden. The tournament then takes place over 3 days from April 4th – 6th at the JA Sports Centre & Shooting Club & Precision Football and is free entrance for all spectators daily more

    Strong start to the International Padel Federation Championship at 11th Nad Al Sheba Sports Tournament

    • Final challenge for more than 400 participants in Obstacle Course Race today • Teams for volleyball commence training in main hall of Nad Al Sheba Sports Complex DUBAI: The International Federation of Padel Championship (Rise category) got under way with most of the international favourites easing their way into the next round of competition of the 11th Nad Al Sheba Sports Tournament. Leading the field of 46 teams of men and women, and watched by Sheikh Saeed bin Maktoum bin Juma Al Maktoum, President of the Emirates Padel Federation, it was the pairing of Xavier Masson more

    Arbitration procedures begin for the 5th Sports Imprint Award

    Arbitration procedures have begun for the nominees of the 5th edition of the Sports Imprint Award, which is organized annually in collaboration between Dubai Sports Council & Watani Al-Emarat Foundation, as part of the categories of Watani Al-Emarat Humanitarian Work Award and under title "Unlimited Abilities". The Sports Imprint Award has been added to the categories of the Watani Al-Emarat Humanitarian Work Award since its 7th version, to popularize the culture of humanitarian work, boost the spirit of giving for society through sport & enhance the social voluntary work more

    Pogačar conquers Vallter 2000

    Slovenian goes solo on the second stage of the Volta a Catalunya solo After yesterday’s second place on the first stage, Tadej Pogačar immediately asserted his physical condition by forcefully winning the second leg of the Spanish race, which took the riders for 185.6km from Mataró to the ascent of Vallter 2000. The morning didn’t start well for UAE Team Emirates with Jay Vine forced to withdraw from the start due to stomach problems. However, the team worked well throughout the stage, setting the pace, and keeping the breakaway under control. Adverse weather more

    Embrace the Family Spirit of Ramadan with Exclusive Packages at Emirates Park Zoo and Resort

    Celebrate the joyous occasion of the holy month with your families with exclusive one-day-stay packages at Emirates Park Zoo and Resort. Nestled amidst greenery and wildlife, the resort offers a sanctuary where you can indulge in both relaxation and adventure. Delight in the range of accommodations tailored to suit your preference: Premium Room: Perfect for intimate family getaways at AED 395 for 2 adults and 1 kid. (Includes standard zoo entry tickets) Upgrade to include Ramadan Iftar Buffet for AED 590 or Animals Presentation for AED 620. Premium Pool Access: Dive into more

    12th Sikka Art & Design Festival closes Dubai Art Season with record-breaking attendance

    Dubai, UAE, 19 March 2024: The 12th Sikka Art & Design Festival, held under the patronage of Her Highness Sheikha Latifa bint Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Chairperson of Dubai Culture and Arts Authority (Dubai Culture) and Member of the Dubai Council, marked a significant milestone with record-breaking attendance, underscoring its pivotal role in the local and regional art scene and reaffirming its significance in enriching the cultural and artistic landscape of the emirate. Dubai Culture proudly announced that the event, held under the umbrella of the Dubai Art Season, attracted over more

    Pearl Initiative hosts Philanthropy Impact Forum, reflecting on programme's achievements across the region

    The Forum marked the culmination of the commitment of the Pearl Initiative’s Governance in Philanthropy programme to support strategic giving by institutional and individual donors in the Gulf region A global survey by the Philanthropy Alliance Foundation found that 89% of respondents expect substantial growth in philanthropic giving across Africa, Asia, and the Middle East Dubai – 19 March, 2024: The Pearl Initiative, a business-led non-profit organization focused on promoting corporate accountability in the Gulf region, hosted the Philanthropy Impact Forum on March 06, more

    Pogačar podiums on opening day in Catalunya

    Slovenian 2nd on uphill sprint into St. Feliu Tadej Pogačar came out of the blocks fast but not quite fast enough on stage 1 of the Volta Catalunya in Saint Feliu, taking 2nd place in the uphill sprint behind Nick Schultz (Israel Premier Tech) who made a late move at -1km.   UAE Team Emirates led the race for much of the afternoon setting a hard pace on the 173km starting and finishing in Saint Feliu. Joao Almeida and local favourite Marc Soler kept the pace particularly high inside the last 25km making it difficult for any attacks to get away.   Schultz made his move as more

    Statement by H.E. Ahmad bin Meshar SLC Secretary General On International Day of Happiness

    19 March 2024: “The International Day of Happiness holds great significance in the United Arab Emirates, as the country continues to ascend in global happiness rankings, solidifying its position among the happiest nations. This reflects the wise leadership’s determination to prioritise the happiness of members of the community, striving to provide all means of prosperity and well-being and ensuring affluent and contented living.  For the UAE government, this day signifies more than just celebration; it highlights the pivotal role of happiness for organisational success and more

    Global Village invites visitors to an active Ramadan experience through its Step Challenge

    UAE, Dubai, March 19, 2024 – Global Village, the UAE and wider region's leading multicultural family destination for culture, shopping, and entertainment, is thrilled to announce the launch of its much-anticipated Step Challenge this Ramadan through the Global Village award-winning mobile app. The Step Challenge invites visitors to engage in an exciting and active journey while exploring Global Village’s unique attractions and experiences. Participants can activate the challenge exclusively upon entering Global Village to begin their step-counting journey. Upon completion more

    Wasserman Rebrands CSM Sport & Entertainment

    Wasserman Further Strengthens Brand and Expands Global Reach LOS ANGELES, LONDON (March 18, 2024) – Global sports, music, and entertainment company Wasserman announced today that CSM Sport & Entertainment, acquired in October 2023, has been rebranded as Wasserman. Integration of the two companies has been taking place since the acquisition, and will continue throughout 2024. The rebrand of CSM – paired with the 2023 acquisition of legendary entertainment management and production company Brillstein Entertainment Partners (which launched more

    UAE fighters to the fore on opening night of Jiu-Jitsu at 11th Nad Al Sheba Sports Tournament

    Obaid Saeed Al Ketbi wins gold in Juvenile Male 52kg as host nation wins 12 medals at end of Day One Home fighters turn on the style as UAE’s female fighters make clean sweep in 44kg weight category​ DUBAI: UAE fighters shone bright with a massive haul of a dozen medals at the end of Day One of the Jiu-Jitsu competition of the 11th Nad Al Sheba Sports Tournament that is being held at the Nad Al Sheba Sports Complex, on Sunday. The UAE’s haul of 12 medals included four gold, four silver and another four bronze as fighters from the host nation dominated more

    Natuzzi Italia and Dubai Cares Present: Re-vive Masterpiece Showcase Extended Until Eid Al Fitr

    Empowering Education Through Art Dubai, UAE - March 18, 2024 - Natuzzi Italia, the global leader in luxury furniture, is proud to announce the exclusive showcase of its Re-vive Chairs reinterpreted by Emirati artists Maisoon Al Saleh and Khalid Albanna. This captivating display will be hosted at Natuzzi Stores on Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai, and The Galleria in Abu Dhabi until Eid al Fitr. Building upon the success of the "RE-THINKING RE-VIVE" event held on February 8, 2024, at the flagship store on Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai, Natuzzi Italia continues its commitment to art, design, more

    Formula E Announces New Technology Partnership With Google Cloud To Accelerate Growth Of Championship

    Multi-year expansion of world record-breaking collaboration. Partnership spearheads Formula E's push to secure a roster of specialist technology partners. Collaboration expands to enhance Formula E's sporting, marketing, and sustainability capabilities.​ London, Dubai and Riyadh, 18 Mach 2024: Ahead of this Saturday's race around Sao Paulo's iconic Sambadrome, Formula E today announced a new multi-year technology partnership with Google Cloud. The partnership will leverage Google Cloud technologies to help drive powerful on-and off-track performance in more

    50 Million Viewers follow the World Ski Tour in Dubai

    88 Participants in the Event qualify to Paris Olympics 2024 The World Ski Tour, qualifying to Paris Olympics 2024, acquired great sports & global attention. The Tour took place in Dubai from 25th Feb. to 10th March 2024 under the generous patronage of H.H. Sheikh Mansoor Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al-Maktoum, the chairman of Dubai Sports Council (DSC), and it was organized by the International Ski Federation & Arada Real Estate Development Co. in collaboration with DSC and the Department of Economy & Tourism in Dubai. The World Ski Tour is the biggest & the most more

    Pogačar takes podium at Milano-Sanremo in exciting finale

    Slovenian 3rd in fastest ever edition   Tadej Pogačar finished third in an intense Milano-Sanremo, which saw Jasper Philipsen (Alpecin Deceuninck) triumph in the sprint. As expected, the first part of the Italian classic, the 288km from Pavia to Sanremo, featured a breakaway starting after 15km. However, it did not worry the top riders of the day, who always maintained a manageable gap from the breakaway. UAE Team Emirates began to move and push their riders on the Cipressa climb, highlighting the young Del Toro. It was then on the Poggio that Pogačar attempted an more

    Kuwait to face The Netherlands in Padel final of 11th Nad Al Sheba Sports Tournament

    Boy’s U-18 padel reaches semi-final stages All set for Jiu-Jitsu and men’s volleyball at most popular sports event during holy month of Ramadan DUBAI: The Netherlands will meet Kuwait in the finals of the Padel competition of the 11th Nad Al Sheba (NAS) Sports Tournament to be held at the Nad Al Sheba Sports Complex. The Netherlands and Kuwait were efficient in disposing off the UAE and Iran respectively with identical 2-0 margins to set up a meeting in the final. Robin Siestma and Thijs Roper got The Netherlands off to a winning start with a 6-1, 7-5 result more

    Statement by Her Excellency Mariam Mohammed Al Rumaithi Director General of Family Development Foundation, On ‘Emirati Children Day'

    Al-Rumaithi: The UAE has an inspiring global experience in childcare The efforts to designate a day especially for Emirati children reflects the commitment of the UAE’s wise leadership to provide necessary attention, care, and support for children as well as a conducive environment for their development. The move is an embodiment of the country’s vision to protect the rights and proactively make decisions that contribute to a better future for children. The country strives to equip the upcoming generation with the power of science, knowledge, and key development concepts, more

    Hosts UAE top medal table at 11th NAS Sports Tournament fencing

    Khalid Mubarak strikes gold in Senior Men's Saber competition DUBAI: Hosts the UAE dominated the Fencing competition at the 11th Nad Al Sheba Sports Tournament being held at the Nad Al Sheba Sports Complex. Led by Khalid Mubarak, who struck the only gold in the Senior Men's Saber competition, the UAE finished the competition with a total of seven medals, including three silver and three bronze apiece. Contesting in a field of 13 fencers from various countries, Khalid Mubarak secured a narrow 15-13 win against countryman Khalifa Alebri to pocket the gold medal. Hamad Al more

    Christen & Hirschi complete podium at Milano Torino

    Ulissi just off podium in 4th UAE Team Emirates ran agonisingly close to victory at Milano-Torino, with three riders in the top-4 in the oldest classic on the professional calendar. The race was won by Alberto Bettiol (EF Education Easypost) who attacked on the penultimate climb of the day to Prascorsano with 30km to go and managed to hold off the chasing group. Next to cross the line was young Jan Christen, the 19-year-old taking his best result so far in the senior ranks in 2nd spot. Christen broke away in the last 3km just failing to close the gap to Bettiol as the line approached more

    Championship leader cassidy Braces for showdown as evans eyes repeat victory in round 4 - how to watch 2024 são paulo e-prix

    The ABB FIA Formula E World Championship returns to the home of motorsport legends for a highly anticipated Round 4, following last year’s dramatic battle. Championship leader, Nick Cassidy, aims to extend his lead after securing second place last year alongside teammate Mitch Evans, the 2023 São Paulo race winner. The Saturday race will be available to watch worldwide, with ticketholders enjoying a new-and-improved Allianz Fan Village featuring live performances from renowned DJs: Bruno Martini and Ryan Arnold. SÃO PAULO, Brazil, Dubai and Riyadh, 14th March 2024: more

    Fencing stars on offer at Nad Al Sheba Sports Tournament from today

    127 male and female players from 14 countries competing in four different competitions DUBAI: More than 125 fencers from across the world will participate over the next three days in the fencing championship at the 11th Nad Al Sheba Sports Tournament at the main hall of the Nad Al Sheba Sports Complex. With exactly 127 champion fencers from 14 countries all set to participate in the eleventh edition of these annual championships, the stage will be set to decide who will emerge as champion fencers in various categories. The NAS Sports Tournament is the largest sports event of its kind more

    • Page 4 of 6   300
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
    • 4
    • 5
    • 6