Chief Arbiter Mahdi Abdulrahim of UAE starts the game between champion Grand Master Maxim Matlakov of Russia (left) and Aleksandar Indjic of Serbia.
Former Dubai Open champion Eduardo Iturrizaga Bonelli of Venezuela climbed to a share of the lead with three others after completion of seven rounds of the 21st Dubai Open Chess Championship at the Dubai Chess Club on Sunday.
Carl Jenkinson, Alex Lacazette and John-Jules were on the target as Arsenal rallied to beat Al Nasr 3-2 in a friendly match at the refurbished Al Maktoum Stadium in Dubai on Tuesday.
The who’s who of the horse racing fraternity from across the globe will converge on Meydan as the biggest sporting event of the year, the $35m Dubai World Cup – making it the world’s richest race day – unfolds on Saturday.
This was revenge for the 23-year-old Barty after two-time Wimbledon champion Kvitova beat her at the same stage last year in Melbourne.
The ITU World Triathlon Abu Dhabi presented by Daman will welcome triathlon world champions Katie Zaferes and Vincent Luis to the UAE capital this coming March, alongside the return
As the tributes are pouring in from across the world on the Kobe Bryant’s tragic death, mourners in the UAE were led by none other than Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum,