Participants in action at the Yas Super Street Challenge.
Gulf Today, Staff Reporter
Across an incredible season of on-track action, the 2022 Yas Super Street Challenge came to a thrilling conclusion to begin the holy month of Ramadan at Yas Marina Circuit, with new winners crowned over the final weekend of action at the region’s home of motorsport.
With 6 categories up for grabs entering the final round of the season, Fadi Tawfik Tamour continued his winning streak to finish atop the podium in the 4x4 category following his 3-season wins across the 4-round competition.
In the Outlaw categories, Jasim Al Jasim was crowned as the King of Street Champion in the Outlaw V6 category following his two-victory season, with Saeed Ali Al Falasi taking the crown in the Outlaw V8 category after an impressive streak of podium-earning performances throughout the 2022 competition.
In the Index leagues, new winners emerged with Naser Adel Aly Ghanem, and Akram Khalili Rashidy taking first place in the Index 9.0 and 10.0 races respectively in the final round. In the Index 11.0 section, Hajji Humaid Al Kaabi returned to the top of the podium to finish the season with two victories in the category.
There was also a return to form for Ghayda Hussain Essmail, as the former 4x4 champion finished the season with the Super Street 4x4 Quickest Time while Saeed Sultan Al Neyadi finished the season as the Super Street 4x4 Best Top Speed winner for his unmatched speed on track in the 2022 season.
San Remo: Belgian rider Jasper Stuyven ambushed the favourites to snatch victory in Saturday’s Milan-San Remo one-day classic for the first ‘Monument’ success of his career. The Trek rider attacked late and held off the sprinters, with Australian
Lewis Hamilton stretched his lead in the drivers’ world championship and closed to within two wins of Michael Schumacher’s Formula One record
After finishing even further behind his Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton last season, Valtteri Bottas took stock. If he ever wants to really challenge for the Formula One championship, he realized, he needs a stronger mindset. “I’ve realized that a lot
Sebastian Vettel is feeling optimistic about his new Formula One career with Aston Martin after turning the page on a miserable last season with Ferrari. Things went from bad to awful for the four-time F1 champion in 2020.
Indian doubles para-shuttlers Manisha Ramadass and Mandeep Kaur grew in confidence after winning their opening match at the 4th Fazza Dubai Para Badminton International 2022 that began on Monday.
Chasing a target of 107 runs, Pakistan reached home in 18.2 overs for the loss of four wickets. Nida was the highest run-scorer for Pakistan as she remained unbeaten on 36 runs from 27 balls while captain Bismah Maroof scored 28 runs.
The stunning Al Marjan Island will again host the world’s fastest half marathon which will feature some of the best long-distance athletes, running enthusiasts.