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Dubai, Doha ready to host Olympics, says OCA chief
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Dubai, Doha ready to host Olympics, says OCA chief

Friday, 19 September 2014 1:08 AM

President of Olympic Council of Asia says both cities are capable of being hosts but admits they would face criticsm

Emirates questions Hamburg FC performance ahead of deal renewal
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Emirates questions Hamburg FC performance ahead of deal renewal

Tuesday, 16 September 2014 2:14 PM

Dubai airline’s shirt sponsorship deal is up for renewal in June 2015; German club recently avoided relegation

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Formula E Series debuts in Beijing

Monday, 15 September 2014 12:25 PM

Team Almo drivers in action during the inaugural FIA Formula E Beijing ePrix Championship race on September 13, 2014 in Beijing, China. The electric car racing series is backed by many of the major sponsors of the main Formula One circuit, and is set to be hosted in nine other cities worldwide.

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China hosts eco-friendly Formula E grand prix

Sunday, 14 September 2014 12:57 PM

Organisers say the race in Beijing heralds the start of a change in motor sport but critics are not convinced.

Dubai to host final event of golf’s Asian Tour
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Dubai to host final event of golf’s Asian Tour

Sunday, 14 September 2014 12:25 PM

Emirate to host final event of both European and Asian tours

FIFA task force debates staging Qatar World Cup 2022 in January
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FIFA task force debates staging Qatar World Cup 2022 in January

Tuesday, 9 September 2014 11:57 AM

Three possible time slots were discussed the first time at the headquarters of world soccer's governing body on Monday

Women sidelined as Saudi Arabia selects all-male Asian Games team
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Women sidelined as Saudi Arabia selects all-male Asian Games team

Monday, 8 September 2014 6:35 PM

Gulf kingdom says women are not competitive enough; stance sparks criticism from rights group

Prince Alwaleed gifts 40 cars to Saudi sports team
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Prince Alwaleed gifts 40 cars to Saudi sports team

Monday, 8 September 2014 3:43 PM

Saudi National Team for Para-Athlete beat South Africa in the final of the 2014 INAS World Football Championships

FIFA decision to award World Cup to Qatar was right, says UEFA's president
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FIFA decision to award World Cup to Qatar was right, says UEFA's president

Monday, 8 September 2014 11:35 AM

Michel Platini said the fact his son had secured a job with a Qatari-owned sports company had nothing to do with his decision

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Dubai real estate firm signs shirt deal with UK football club
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Dubai real estate firm signs shirt deal with UK football club

Monday, 8 September 2014 11:03 AM

Allsopp and Allsopp will be the new sponsor of Coventry City Football Club

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FIFA investigator delivers report on Qatar 2022 World Cup bid
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FIFA investigator delivers report on Qatar 2022 World Cup bid

Saturday, 6 September 2014 1:22 AM

Michael Garcia hands in three reports to FIFA chiefs after year-long investigation into alleged corruption

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FIFA poised for talks to decide Qatar World Cup dates
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FIFA poised for talks to decide Qatar World Cup dates

Tuesday, 2 September 2014 1:28 PM

Representatives from top leagues in world will meet on Sept 8 to discuss possible winter dates for tournament

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Marwan Koukash says willing to pay cash for Australian rugby club
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Marwan Koukash says willing to pay cash for Australian rugby club

Monday, 1 September 2014 1:18 PM

Palestinian-born billionaire reportedly wants to own an NRL club in time for next year's kickoff

Dubai inks deal to host squash World Series event
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Dubai inks deal to host squash World Series event

Friday, 29 August 2014 10:03 AM

Professional Squash Association announces agreement to bring world elite players to the emirate in 2015

Qatar 2022 should be held in winter for spectators - study
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Qatar 2022 should be held in winter for spectators - study

Monday, 25 August 2014 1:59 PM

New research says most suitable time for World Cup in Qatar will be between November and February


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