Ons Jabeur returns to Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova during their first round match of the WTA Abu Dhabi Open. Courtesy: WTA website
Rafael Nadal inched closer to winning the fifth Mubadala World Tennis Championship title after breezing into the final. Spain’s talisman defeated Karen Khachanov
The 2021 WTA Season kicked off with the Abu Dhabi Open, a WTA 500 event, on Tuesday. The event started with the qualifiers as main draw play to kick off the 2021 WTA season on Wednesday. Both the singles and doubles finals will be played on Jan.13.
A strong field of 150 athletes, representing 16 UAE clubs, take to the mats in the first round of the Vice President’s Cup Championship at Sharjah Sport Club as the UAE Jitsu-jitsu season
The 22-year-old paceman suffered a knee injury on the recent tour of Sri Lanka, a worrying setback with the Asia Cup — and a meeting with old rivals India — coming up at the end of the month.
British newspapers spoke of humiliation and extermination; Where the newspaper "Daily Star" titled: "Men against boys," and quoted the words of the former star of the team, Gary Neville: "This was extermination," after they conceded 4 goals in 35 minutes.
Motivated by his second place in last month’s first round of the 2022 series in Poland, the Emirati driver produced a stunning performance to win a three-stage qualifying session hampered by gusting winds.