Venezuela’s Ronald Hernandez (left) celebrates with team-mates after scoring a goal against Ecuador during a Copa America match. Reuters
Peru failed to capitalise on a ten-man Brazil 20 minutes from time — after Gabriel Jesus was sent off for a second yellow — leaving Tite’s charges holding on to win the Copa America 3-1 in front of boisterous home fans on Sunday.
Gabriel Jesus and Roberto Firmino scored the goals as Brazil beat arch-rivals Argentina 2-0 on Tuesday to qualify for the Copa America final. Jesus and Firmino netted a goal apiece in each half to give Brazil a victory which ensured Lionel Messi’s frustrating wait for a major international tournament title
Peru on Wednesday entered the final of the Copa America for the first time in 44 years stunning defending champions Chile 3-0.
Coca-Cola Arena, Dubai’s home of live entertainment, has announced that tickets are now on sale for the Dubai Ice Show, which will be held from December 3 –5. This is the first time that the multipurpose arena will be transforming into an ice rink and welcoming such a unique event.
The championship returns for its 13th edition from December 16–18 bringing fans the best of tennis and entertainment at the International Tennis Centre, Zayed Sports City, in Abu Dhabi.
India set New Zealand 284 runs to win after a lower order fightback from the Kiwi demolition of the hosts' top batters on the fourth day of the first Test on Sunday.
Team Abu Dhabi are UIM F1H2O world champions for a fourth year in succession after a day of extreme drama at the Grand Prix of Portugal, which saw Thani Al Qamzi agonisingly lose out to Sweden’s Jonas Andersson in the race for the drivers’ title.