Suspicion and rumours have long surrounded both the 2010 vote by FIFA’s executive to hand the 2018 World Cup to Russia and the 2022 tournament to Qatar. File / Agence France-Presse
The penultimate edition of the Club World Cup in its current format featuring seven teams will kick off in Qatar on Dec. 11 with the final taking place 10 days later, global soccer governing body FIFA announced on Friday.
In a major overhaul, the UAE Pro League general assembly decided to suspend the relegation and promotion system for the current season and not crowning a new champion for the Arabian Gulf League (AGL) on Thursday.
Former FIFA president Sepp Blatter has called for his successor, Gianni Infantino, to be suspended by the global soccer body after criminal proceedings were opened against Infantino in Switzerland.
The Federal Court also rejected the argument there was no evidence that Djokovic had ever urged anyone not to get vaccinated, saying it was open to infer that the public would perceive that he was opposed to vaccinations, since he said he had not been vaccinated.
The Expo has brought together world champions and decision-makers from around the globe to compete as well as to discuss the present and future of sports in the world.
The ninth edition of the prestigious international event came to an end on Sunday after three days of thrilling action across 18 categories which had a total prize fund of Dhs685,000.
Defending champion Tyrrell Hatton is seeking a record-breaking fifth Rolex Series victory, with the successful title defence of the Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship, which gets under way on Thursday. Abu Dhabi Championship is the first tournament of the four-event