Players of Ajman and Al Ain in action during their Arabian Gulf League match on Saturday. Courtesy Twitter
A thrilling display of attacking football saw Al Duhail of Qatar and UAE’s Al Ain play out a 2-2 draw at Abdullah Bin Khalifa Stadium on Matchday three of the 2019 AFC Champions League Group C on Monday.
Giovanni Sio netted a brace as Ittihad Kalba played out a 2-2 draw with Al Ain at Hazza Bin Zayed Stadium in the opening game of matchweek 23 of the Arabian Gulf League on Wednesday.
Witnessed by a large crowd of Emiratis and residents alike, the parade featured live military displays by various units of the Armed Forces and Presidential Guard.
David Warner’s century paved the way for Australia to beat Bangladesh by 48 runs at Trent Bridge on Thursday as the reigning champions went top of the World Cup table. Warner made Bangladesh pay for dropping him on 10 with an innings of 166 -- the left-handed opener’s second century of the World Cup -- in a total of 381-5.
Sharjah: In the right-handed dominated world, left-handers are a minority, yet they make their presence felt assertively. The lefties are generally considered as more immaculate, impeccable and elegant as compared to their right-hand counter-parts and carry an aura around them -- making them stand out in the crowd.
Bangladesh remain fifth in the table, with the top four sides qualifying for next month's semi-finals.
Roger Federer avoided a major setback in his preparations for Wimbledon as he scrapped to a 7-6 (7/5), 4-6, 7-5 victory over Frenchman Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in the second round of the ATP event in Halle on Thursday. Federer, 37, appeared firmly on course for a place in the quarter-finals at a set and a break up before an impressive