Live blog: EAFL Desert Bowl II - Dubai Stallions v Abu Dhabi Wildcats
The Emirates American Football league will be playing its second Desert Bowl championship game at Dubai Sports City on Friday March 14, 2014 at 6 pm. Join us as we cover it live.
Oertel holds advantage on Al Muhairi ahead of Al Ain horse races
South African trainer has 38 winners, of which 31 are Purebred Arabians, and with plenty of races for the breed before the season ends, it would be hard for Musabah Al Muhairi to strike a blow, writes Amith Passela.
Benji Marshall’s code switch may be too much too late
Track record of players making move late in their career is not promising
Defending champion will be pushed by little brother
Alistair and Jonathan Brownlee, English heroes at the London Olympic Games, are cut from the same cloth, but with slightly different scissors and both will compete at the Abu Dhabi International Triathlon, writes Steve Elling.
Triathletes will strive to stay cool in Abu Dhabi this weekend
The record 2,400 competitors entered in Saturday’s Abu Dhabi International Triathlon should keep an eye on the unseasonably warm temperatures and bone-dry winds that arrived in the UAE this week, writes Steve Elling.
Hiring Pepe Mel proving to be costly mistake for West Bromwich Albion
'Soap opera' club so used to defying odds quickly falling off survival pace
Andy Murray was knocked out of the BNP Paribas Open on Wednesday, fading to 23-year-old Canadian Milos Raonic 6-4, 5-7, 3-6. He was joined in losing by Stanislas Wawrinka, who was upset by Kevin Anderson.
Novak Djokovic and Li Na, the world No 2s, won their third- and fourth-round matches, respectively, at the BNP Paribas Open on Tuesday. China's Li will face Australian Open final adversary Dominika Cibulkova in the quarters.
The Women's Tennis Association says 'we don't have a lot of details on the IPTL' while offering mild support for the idea, stressing though that players need to ensure 'they have the proper rest and recovery for the upcoming season.'
Roger Federer has advanced to the fourth round at the BNP Paribas Open, where, he says, 'I know what my solid level is ... I feel different this year. I feel like if I do play my best I can come through again.'
Rafael Nadal shockingly fell to Alexandr Dolgopolov and Maria Sharapova lost to Camila Giorgi on Monday, as Andy Murray and Roger Federer both advanced despite surprising challenges.
Novak Djokovic needs to win Indian Wells or Miami to convince skeptics about his decision to bring German tennis legend Boris Becker on board as coach.
Video replays would save umpires and players avoidable embarrassment
While Novak Djokovic had little trouble with Victor Hanescu, Tomas Berdych lost to Roberto Bautista Agut and Juan Martin del Potro withdrew. Jo-Wilfried Tsong also bowed out at Indian Wells.
Roger Federer and Stanislas Wawrinka have teamed up for doubles at the BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells, and on Friday beat Dubai champions Rohan Bopanna of India and Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi of Pakistan.
Third-seeded Victoria Azarenka, battling a foot injury, fell to American Lauren Davis in straight sets on Friday while Roger Federer and Stanislas Wawrinka beat Rohan Bopanna and Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi in the doubles event.
Novak Djokovic isn't worried about an underwhelming start to the 2014 season, looking to the Indian Wells Masters as a point where things could hit an upswing.
Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray faced off in the BNP Paribas Showdown exhibition on Monday March 3, 2014, enjoying their time as New York City’s famous Madison Square Garden.
Fresh off a title at the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships, Roger Federer says 'I wake up with zero pain. I'm excited playing tournaments,' heading into Indian Wells beginning on Thursday.
The Tennis legend will be promoting a healthy and active lifestyle to students at the Inspirational Women 2014 with Monica Seles event on Wednesday, March 5, at Zayed Sports City.