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UAE football coach warns a player could die in extreme heat
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UAE football coach warns a player could die in extreme heat

Tuesday, 1 September 2015 11:44 AM

Al Wasl coach Gabriel Calderon says Arabian Gulf League should change kick-off times for the summer

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Bahraini sprinter takes bronze in Beijing

Sunday, 30 August 2015 12:16 PM

Bahrain's Eunice Jepkirui Kirwa took part in the final of the women's marathon athletics event at the 2015 IAAF World Championships at the 'Bird's Nest' National Stadium in Beijing on August 30, 2015.

Top athletes in Dubai to promote city's action sports
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Top athletes in Dubai to promote city's action sports

Sunday, 30 August 2015 12:03 PM

Professional surfer Sally Fitzgibbons and Olympic gold snowboarder Jamie Anderson were paddle boarding, desert hiking, and partaking in wind tunnel inflight.

Qatar picked to host first Pakistan Super League
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Qatar picked to host first Pakistan Super League

Friday, 28 August 2015 9:02 AM

Gulf state will move into lucrative Twenty20 cricket market by hosting inaugural event next February

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FIFA reform chief Carrard says criticism of Blatter 'unfair'
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FIFA reform chief Carrard says criticism of Blatter 'unfair'

Monday, 24 August 2015 2:18 PM

Swiss lawyer says US indictment does not have one word against Blatter, and no indication of corruption against him

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Power boat racers from Dubai crash during Gold Coast event

Monday, 24 August 2015 11:13 AM

Salem Al Adidi and Eisa Al Ali of Dubai crash whilst competing against Arif Al Zaffain and Nadir Bin Heindi of XDubai in the Dubai Duty Free Speed Cat Run on Day 1 of the Gold Coast GP - fourth round of the UIM XCAT World Series on August 22, 2015 in Gold Coast, Australia.

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The Middle East's first rooftop football pitch opens in Gaza

Sunday, 23 August 2015 12:32 PM

The Middle East's first rooftop football pitch has opened in an unlikely location: the Gaza Strip.

Swiss FIFA inquiry receives more than 100 'suspicious activity' reports
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Swiss FIFA inquiry receives more than 100 'suspicious activity' reports

Sunday, 23 August 2015 9:32 AM

A criminal investigation into corruption at the world soccer body FIFA has hit some roadblocks, according to sources

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Saudi student wins chance to work with Formula One
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Saudi student wins chance to work with Formula One

Thursday, 20 August 2015 3:07 PM

Muhammad Usman Zafar will move to the UK for a 12-month programme as design engineer

FIFA official proposes abolishing executive committee in reform plan
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FIFA official proposes abolishing executive committee in reform plan

Thursday, 20 August 2015 11:04 AM

Radical blueprint is designed to reform soccer's scandal-hit governing body

Dubai's Al Ahli lodge $39m bid for Argentine footballer
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Dubai's Al Ahli lodge $39m bid for Argentine footballer

Wednesday, 19 August 2015 3:18 PM

Dubai club reportedly looking to bring Nicolas Gaitan to the Arabian Gulf League

Bahrain's Sheikh Salman throws support behind Platini for FIFA leadership
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Bahrain's Sheikh Salman throws support behind Platini for FIFA leadership

Monday, 17 August 2015 10:47 AM

Presidential candidate Michel Platini has won the backing of the head of the Asian Football Confederation

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Rio 2016 Olympic Games preparations

Sunday, 16 August 2015 11:43 AM

Sailing boats competed in the International Sailing Regatta held in the Guanabara Bay in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on 15 August 2015, an event that serves as a test for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.

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Emirati swimmer competes at World Champs in Kazan

Sunday, 16 August 2015 11:43 AM

UAE’s Yaaqoub Alsaadi competed in the preliminary heats of the men's 50m backstroke swimming event at the 2015 FINA World Championships in Kazan on August 8, 2015.

Dubai Crown Prince wins Slovakia's endurance race
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Dubai Crown Prince wins Slovakia's endurance race

Sunday, 16 August 2015 10:12 AM

The event, which attracted top riders from Europe and Asia, was run Saturday in four stages of 40km, 30km, 30km and 20km


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