UAE’s Ali Mabkhout in action during their 2022 World Cup qualifying match against Thailand in Bangkok on Tuesday. Reuters
In a pulsating Gulf Cup of Nations first semi-final at the Abdullah Bin Khalifa Stadium in Doha on Thursday that went down to the wire, Bahrain overcame Iraq 5-3 in the tie-breaker,
Saudi Arabian giants Al Hilal have opted not to renew the contract of influential midfielder Omar Abdulrahman. The UAE international joined Al Hilal in a blaze of publicity from Al Ain last August, but was subsequently sidelined for most of the season after he damaged an anterior cruciate ligament just
Ittihad Kalba will look to bounce back against Al Dhafra in their second round match of the Arabian Gulf Cup (AGC) after losing their opening game to Al Nasr 3-0 in the inaugural round on Friday.
It follows the postponement of the T20 World Cup, scheduled for October-November in Australia, and this month's one-day international series against Zimbabwe.
Three-year-old colt Well Of Wisdom recorded a third Listed victory in the Prix de Tourgeville over a mile at Deauville, France, on Sunday.
Justin Thomas reclaimed the world number one ranking on Sunday by outdueling defending champion Brooks Koepka down the stretch to win the WGC St Jude Invitational by three strokes.