Aref Al Awani, flanked by Shahid Afridi and Fawad Rana (left), speaks during a press conference in Abu Dhabi.
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
Indian spinners Axar Patel and Ravichandran Ashwin took seven wickets between them as England’s batting failed again on the first day of the fourth and final Test on Thursday.
Stefanos Tsitsipas had to dig deep to edge out Poland’s Hubert Hurkacz on Thursday in three sets to set up a quarter-final against Karen Khachanov in Rotterdam. The Greek second seed dropped the second set but won in a tight decider on his third
Organisers of the Dubai Duty Free (DDF) Tennis Championships have announced defending champion Simona Halep has withdrawn from the tournament. Halep, who was due to compete in Dubai for the eighth time, was looking forward to