Sanal Vahap (left) ponders a move during a third round game against Abhijeet Gupta at the Dubai Open Chess Tournament.
Grandmaster (GM) Aravindh Chithambaram of India grabbed the solo leadership of the 23rd Dubai Open Chess Tournament following a powerful win over GM Sanal Vahap of Turkey in Tuesday night’s fourth round. The defending champion is now the only player to maintain a perfect score of four points, adding momentum to his
Vugar Asadli caused the biggest stir so far in the 23rd edition of the Dubai Open Chess Tournament when the Grandmaster (GM) from Azerbaijan defeated second-seed GM Hans Moke Niemann of the US in Sunday night’s second round at the Dubai Chess and Culture Club. Asadli joins 11 others, including former Dubai Open
The prestigious 6th Sharjah Masters International Chess Championship 2023, will begin at the Sharjah Cultural & Chess Club on Wednesday, with the participation of 210 male and female players, including 90 Grandmasters. The event will be held under the patronage of His Highness Dr Sheikh Sultan Bin Mohammed Al Qasimi,
The UAE have finalised their team for the upcoming 2023 World Amateur Team Championships (WATC) presented by Rolex. The eagerly anticipated event is set to take place at Abu Dhabi Golf Club next month. Hosted by Abu Dhabi Sports Council along with Destination Partner, the Department of Culture and Tourism,
With preparations in full swing for the 15th edition of the Abu Dhabi World Professional Jiu-Jitsu Championship, set to kick off on November 1 in Mubadala Arena, champions from across the world are eagerly preparing for what they consider a dream destination. The Abu Dhabi World Professional Jiu-Jitsu
The finals of the Dubai Pro Bodybuilding Championship, a qualifier for Mr. Olympia 2023, were held at the Dubai World Trade Center with the participation of 700 athletes. The event was organized by the Oxygen Club in association with the Dubai Sports Council.