The UAE suffered a huge setback in their preparations for the joint qualifiers of 2022 World Cup and 2023 Asian Cup after going down 3-1 to Bahrain in a friendly match in Dubai on Monday.
The International Cricket Council had earlier announced that India will remain the hosts of the 2021 tournament while the postponed 2020 tournament which was to be held in Australia will now take place in 2023. Identifying backup venues is standard practice for any tournament.
The Syria Football Association has appointed Tunisian Nabil Maaloul as the national team head coach. The former Tunisia head coach announced his role on social media,
The World Anti-Doping Agency on Monday banned Russia for four years from major global sporting events including the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and the 2022 World Cup
An upbeat Pinto said he is excited to be working as the new UAE coach and relishing the challenge of taking the team through to the next stage of the joint qualifiers for the 2022 FIFA World Cup and 2023 AFC Asian Cup.
The 2020 edition of the T20 World Cup — postponed by the coronavirus pandemic — will be staged in Australia in 2022, the International Cricket Council announced on Friday.
Willton Suarez scored the first goal in the 10th minute to put Sharjah ahead. Khorfakkan tried hard to restore the parity but they could not penetrate the tight defence of Sharjah.
Russia’s Formula One Grand Prix in Sochi will not be affected by the country’s four-year World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) ban for tampering with doping tests,
UAE national coach Bert Van Marwijk announced an expanded list of the probables for the joint 2022 World Cup and 2023 Asia Cup qualifiers. The players will attend a training camp, which will be held from May 15-31 in Dubai as part of the preparations for the qualifiers
Several World Cup football qualifying matches scheduled to be played in China will be moved to in Sharjah after coronavirus infections in the Syria and Maldives teams, officials said. The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) confirms on Tuesday that the UAE