Eighteen-year-old prodigy IM Raghunandan Kaumandur Srihari of India shares the lead with GM Aleksandar Indjic of Serbia with perfect 4 points each after as many rounds of the 21st Dubai Open Chess Championship at the Dubai Chess Club on Thursday.
Shabab Al Ahli jumped to second place after earning a 3-1 win over Dibba in matchweek 19 of the Arabian Gulf League on Friday.
As a field of 62 all-female teams tackled a gruelling Gov Games obstacle course comprising nine mind and body-defying challenges
Racing at Meydan this week, a rare Friday meeting at the UAE’s flagship racecourse, as well as the very first post Dubai World Cup meeting at the track, is officially highlighted by a 1600m conditions race but also includes a quality 1200m handicap. Both the races are on turf and would have not been out of place at the Dubai World Cup Carnival.
Friday’s historic sold-out card in Dubai is one step closer as the fighters weighed in on Thursday ahead of ‘The Fight – DXB Uncovered’ to be held at Emirates Golf Club.
Jaime Ayovi’s hat-trick guided Shabab Al Ahli to a massive 5-1 victory against Emirates Club at Emirates Club Stadium in matchweek 22 of the Arabian Gulf League on Wednesday.
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.
The ninth edition of the Maktoum Bin Rashid Ramadan Football Championship begins at the Dubai Police Club on Friday. 19 teams are taking part in the tournament held in Holy Ramadan since 2011 in the memory of late Sheikh Maktoum Bin Rashid Al Maktoum.
Shabab Al Ahli kept their consolidated their position on the number two spot as they beat Al Nasr 3-1 at Al Maktoum Stadium on Friday night.