Officials and players of the winner team pose for a group photo after the ceremony. WAM
The Sharjah Sports Club team was crowned champion of the President’s Cup for Karate (Kata and Kumite).
Eighty athletes from seven clubs across the country competed in the championship.
Major General (retired) Nasser Al Razooqi, President of the UAE and Asian Karate Federations and Vice-President of the World Karate Federation, and several sports officials attended the event.
The Sharjah Sports Club team won the Kata discipline for the fourth time running and Kumite for the third time to top the general ranking for men after garnering 598 points in the 2022-2023 season.
A resurgent Shabab Al Ahli defeated Bani Yas 1-0 in the semi-final of the President’s Cup to book their berth in the final at the Sharjah Stadium on Monday. Shabab Al Ahli’s Brazilian striker Igor da Cruz broke the deadlock in the 73rd minute
General Nasser Abdul Razaq Al Razooqi, President of the UAE and Asian Karate Federations and Vice-President of the World Karate Federation, has commended the UAE’s efforts to protect the community, noting that the country is always leading in all areas.
In another achievement, the Sharjah Women's Sports Club players’ clinched three medals at the UAE Open Karate Championship (Individual Kumite) held at the Shabab Al Ahli Dubai Club on Saturday.
Team Sweden’s Jonas Andersson clinched the UIM F1H2O World Championship for the second time on Sunday with a convincing victory in the Regione Sardegna Grand Prix of Italy. Andersson’s start-to-finish success in Olbia also puts Team Sweden in a strong position to secure the team title won for the last
Meydan Racecourse, home of the $30.5 million Dubai World Cup meeting, will host the Emirates Sprint Series races after Dubai Racing Club comes on board for the second edition of the series. The organising committee of the Emirates Sprint Series has confirmed that Dubai Racing Club will be part of the ambitious
It was a star studded affair at the ‘Tennis Premier League Season 5’ auction ceremony, as Bollywood actors Sonali Bendre, Rakul Preet Singh, Taapsee Pannu, Malaika Arora graced the event.