Scott Jamieson plays a shot on the 16th hole during the second round of the Abu Dhabi Golf Championship at the Yas Links Golf Course on Friday.
Next week’s Golf in Dubai Championship presented by DP World will be held over the Fire course from Wednesday, Dec.2 to Saturday, Dec.5.
The Pro-Am tournament gives keen amateur golfers the opportunity to play alongside some of the biggest names in golf as a curtain raiser to the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship – the first Rolex Series tournament of the season currently underway.
The 32nd staging of the Dubai Desert Classic — the longest running professional tournament in the Middle East — sees a world-class field set to compete for one of the most prestigious titles in the sport.
With a total gross expenditure already estimated to be $270 million, constituting nearly a quarter of total sports expenditure, the golf scene in Dubai is expected to get another impetus with the launch of Emirates Amateur Golf League (EAGL), the world’s first franchise-based amateur league
Football's governing body FIFA made history on Thursday by selecting Japan's Yamashita alongside Stephanie Frappart of France and Rwanda's Salima Mukansanga on a list of 36 referees for the World Cup.
The championship will be held under the patronage of His Highness Dr Sheikh Sultan Bin Muhammed Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, and organised by Sharjah Cultural & Chess Club.
Shahid Afridi Foundation aims to provide educational opportunities for out of school children, especially girls, to be enrolled in a school and to complete their education.