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Muslim NFL player 'penalised for prayer celebration'
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Muslim NFL player 'penalised for prayer celebration'

Tuesday, 30 September 2014 4:44 PM

Husain Abdullah reportedly receives penalty under National Football League's 'excessive celebration' rules

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UAE’s surfing revolution: Emirati surfer set to make global history

Tuesday, 30 September 2014 3:27 PM

Mohammed Rahma will be the first Emirati to represent his country at global surfing event

Qatar creates football blog to attack World Cup critics
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Qatar creates football blog to attack World Cup critics

Monday, 29 September 2014 11:13 AM

The site was created by a PR agency and poses as a normal football forum but has been used to stir up public support for the Gulf state’s hosting of the 2022 tournament

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FIFA refuses to make corruption investigation report public

Sunday, 28 September 2014 12:47 PM

FIFA chief Sepp Blatter has confirmed that the investigation report into the alleged corruption during the bidding process for the 2018 and 2022 World Cups will not be made public.

MidEast must unite behind Qatar World Cup, says Saudi football legend
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MidEast must unite behind Qatar World Cup, says Saudi football legend

Sunday, 28 September 2014 11:08 AM

Sami Al Jaber also backed claims by Qatar's Emir that "heat won’t be a problem" for the 2022 tournament

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Saudi Arabia urged to end discrimination in women's sports
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Saudi Arabia urged to end discrimination in women's sports

Friday, 26 September 2014 10:13 AM

New call from Human Rights Watch after Gulf kingdom selects all-male team to compete at Asian Games

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FIFA investigator calls for Qatar 2022 report to be made public
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FIFA investigator calls for Qatar 2022 report to be made public

Wednesday, 24 September 2014 7:52 PM

Michael Garcia says FIFA should reconsider its position to keep his 350-page report private

Countries should quit FIFA if report not made public: British MP
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Countries should quit FIFA if report not made public: British MP

Wednesday, 24 September 2014 10:49 AM

A British MP who also investigated Qatar’s World Cup bidding process has called for England’s Serious Fraud Squad to be given a copy of FIFA’s report into corruption allegations

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Jumeirah Golf Estates 'Fire' course to be made harder
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Jumeirah Golf Estates 'Fire' course to be made harder

Tuesday, 23 September 2014 1:28 PM

Developer reveals the Race to Dubai golf tournament will alternate between ‘Earth’ and ‘Fire’, with the later to be upgraded

Qatar rejects FIFA exec's suggestion it will not host World Cup 2022
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Qatar rejects FIFA exec's suggestion it will not host World Cup 2022

Monday, 22 September 2014 2:15 PM

"In the end the 2022 World Cup will not take place in Qatar," a German FIFA executive Committee member claimed

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Ronaldo, Real Madrid set for Dubai friendly match
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Ronaldo, Real Madrid set for Dubai friendly match

Monday, 22 September 2014 11:29 AM

Talks ongoing to stage event in late December

FIFA will not publish report on Qatar 2022 bid
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FIFA will not publish report on Qatar 2022 bid

Sunday, 21 September 2014 10:49 AM

Ethics judge Hans Joachim-Eckert said only him and his deputy will get to read the 350-page report

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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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