Captains of eight teams participating in the BS Double Premier League pose for a picture.
Sharjah: The new entrants Deccan Gladiators are upbeat with their foray into the Abu Dhabi T10 League, which will be held in November later this year. Erstwhile Sindhis, who have been re-branded
AJMAN: BS Thunder CC defeated Pitchers CC by 20 runs in a BS League season 8 match being played at the MCC Grounds in Ajman. BS Thunder won the toss and elected to bat first. Their idea proved fatal as they lost three wickets with just five runs on the board. Buta Singh Gehri returned to the pavilion without
DUBAI: Ocean Fair beat Anchor Marine by 26 runs to lift the 21th City Diamond Indian Independence Day Cup held at Ocean Fair Sports Club Grounds at DIP on Aug.12 (the second day of Eid). Batting first Ocean Fair made 84 for 2 in five overs with major contributions coming from Irfan Khan (30 retired) and Salman Randhwa (34 retired).
SHARJAH: While most of the schools in UAE are shut for summer vacations, the locker rooms at the Al Sadiq School, Dubai are still buzzing with activity. The Young Cricket Talent Academy (YTCA) are fine-tuning their skills at the newly-inaugurated cricket pitch at the school in preparation for the U-17 YTCA Invitation
The victory of Morocco over Spain triggered a wild celebration across the Arab world. The victory is being seen as a pan-Arab win. It was not only Doha, where the fans went in the state of euphoria but they flocked the streets from Cairo to Jeddah and Dubai to Damascus.
Fancied multiple Grand Slam champion and Dubai resident Kristina Mladenovic is eyeing a resurgence of her singles career heading into the upcoming tennis season.
Top seed Diana Shnaider overcame a gutsy Timea Babos, while Slovakia’s Rebecca Sramkova eased her way past Israel’s Lina Glushko for their rightful spots in the quarter-finals at the 25th Al Habtoor Tennis Challenge being held at the Habtoor Grand Resort.