Al Wasl and Al Nasr players in action during their AGL match on Sunday.
Skipper Alvaro Negredo and Toze scored a goal each as a clinical Al Nasr defeated defending champions Shabab Al Ahli 2-1 to lift the Arabian Gulf Cup on Friday.
The stage is set for a blockbuster knock-out round as the Arabian Gulf Cup quarter-finals get under way on Friday. All the eight teams, who made it to the quarters, will look to book their berth
A late own goal by Fujairah’s Hamdan Albaroud handed Al Nasr a 1-0 win in the second leg of the Arabian Gulf Cup (AGC) quarter-final on Monday. With an aggregate 2-1 victory, Al Nasr became the first team to seal a place in the last four of the
Ittihad Kalba beat Al Nasr 2-1 at Al Maktoum Stadium to seal first leg advantage in the Arabian Gulf Cup semi-finals held under the slogan Hope Probe in conjunction with the arrival of the Hope probe to Mars’ orbit. The Tigers missed an early chance to
Babar Azam hit a sensational 122 from 59 balls to lead Pakistan to 205-1 for a resounding nine-wicket win over South Africa and a 2-1 lead in their Twenty20 series on Wednesday.
"Pakistan captain Azam has ended Kohli's long reign at the top of the ICC Men's ODI player rankings," the ICC said in a statement. The 26-year-old becomes the fourth Pakistani batsmen to get the top spot in ODIs and the first since Mohammad Yousuf in 2003.
Bawazir slotted a pass off Caio from the left side of the six-yard box into the net to put Sharjah 1-0 up in the 62nd minute. Air Force did try hard to retore the parity with some attacking football but an agile Sharjah goalkeeper Adel Al Hosani put up a brave a front to defy the visitors with some great athletic display.
Veteran defender Seyed Jalal Hosseini scored five minutes before halftime to earn last season’s AFC Champions League finalists Persepolis a 1-0 win over Al Wahda of the UAE in their opening Group E clash in Goa on Wednesday. Persepolis, who lost last