Players of Sharjah and Ajman in action during their Arabian Gulf Cup match on Saturday.
Shabab Al Ahli extended their lead at the top of the Arabian Gulf League table after a hard-fought 3-2 victory against Sharjah at Rashid Stadium in matchweek 13 on Friday.
Al Wasl played out a 3-3 thrilling draw with Sharjah at Zabeel Stadium in matchweek 22 of the Arabian Gulf League on Saturday. Joao Figueiredo opened the scoring for Al Wasl in the 15th minute before doubling the hosts’ lead just four minutes before halftime.
Leaders Sharjah will look to carry on the winning momentum when they take on Al Wahda in their 15th round match of the Arabian Gulf League (AGL) on Thursday. Three matches will be played on the first day of matchweek 15, with Bani Yas meeting Fujairah
The World Triathlon Championship Series will return to its traditional kick-off venue of Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, on March 3-4, with stops already confirmed in Yokohama, Hamburg, Sunderland; and will finish with the Championship Finals in Pontevedra, Spain, on Sept.23-24.
The 39-year-old comes in for the injured Danilo, who mysteriously suffered broken ribs, as one of three changes made by Portugal coach Fernando Santos.
"I know him pretty well. He's a wonderful bowler and he's turned into a fine leader for Pakistani cricket," McCullum told a press conference. "Shaheen's obviously a big loss."