It's early morning in Dubai. Meydan Racecourse is preparing for a big day culminating in the world's very richest race. And the favorite is an American horse. Normally, there wouldn't be anything unusual about that. The race has been won by American stars like Cigar, Silver Charm and Animal Kingdom. But last year, no American contenders were in the race. Many people believe
Before they return to their respective grueling domestic campaigns, Real Madrid will face AC Milan on Tuesday in a friendly in Dubai at 11 a.m. ET/4 p.m. GMT. Los Blancos are fresh off their victory at the Club World Cup in Morocco,Show More Summary
New thought propagates at the speed of light in the digital age, and there was no greater testimony to this than the World Flyboard Cup held in Dubai last weekend. Frankie Zapata conceived the Flyboard in Spring 2011, rapidly prototyped...Show More Summary
After the passing of Paul the Octopus, the realm of clairvoyant animals was headless—a pack without a leader. Enter Shaheen: a camel from Dubai who has taken Paul’s place as the foremost sports oracle in the animal kingdom with his World Cup selections this month. Dirty Tackle reports that Shaheen was discovered by Middle Eastern newspaper Gulf News. Show More Summary
The terrorist group just released a "bizarrely polite" letter to FIFA's president, Joseph S. Blatter, threatening to destroy Dubai with long-range scud missiles if the event is not moved elsewhere.
Grammy Award-winning mega producer Rodney “Darkchild” Jerkins is in Dubai for a 24 hour interactive recording session/collaboration with Mohammed Assaf to create a song for Assaf's performance at the opening ceremony of the 64th FIFA Congress in Brazil next week, by crowd-sourcing content from fans online. Show More Summary
Less than a week after his French World Cup snub, Manchester City’s Samir Nasri and his girlfriend Anara Atanes have popped up in Dubai. Looking relaxed in the Middle East, Anara posted a picture on the happy couple on her Instagram account with the message “#Dubai #BeachLife #NoFilterNeeded”. That fact that the couple can chill out comes after [...]
Having missed out on Roy Hodgson’s World Cup squad, England and West Ham forward Andy Carroll went on holiday to Dubai as soon as the season finished. Carroll is probably gutted to have missed the cut but looks to be having a lovely tim in Dubai. This morning his girlfriend uploaded a picture of him [...]
John Barnes' rap portion of " World in Motion" is clearly the finest part of New Order's classic 1990 World Cup song. Now Barnes has relived that moment over two decades later. Here he is rapping to his heart's content while wearing far too little clothing on holiday in Dubai. Show More Summary
Australian farrier Rob Stevenson now lives and works in Dubai. He demonstrated shoeing a lead pony withgold raceplates before the Dubai World Cup last week; this week he's in China. The emirate of Dubai is a tiny speck on the map, but it is growing into one of the world’s premier destinations for farriers and innovations in hoofcare. Show More Summary
Jennifer Lopez's Dubai fans were given a real treat during her set at the 2014 Dubai World Cup! The I Luh Ya PaPi singer has been working hard on her 10th studio album, and has even hinted at working on a classic Christmas to possibly debut later on this year. So, while all her LOVE!RS are waiting [...]
Jennifer Lopez performs an epic concert for a huge crowd during the Dubai World Cup on Saturday evening (March 29) at the Meydan Racecourse in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. “Thank you Dubai for an amazing night #Meydan #DWC14,” the 44-year-old entertainer tweeted after the show. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Jennifer Lopez Jennifer [...]
Jennifer Lopez is bringing her brand new show to fans in Dubai. If you were hoping the singer would debut these new sights and sounds in your neck of the woods, then you might want to start shaking your fist in frustration right about now. Show More Summary
Horse Races Now, LLC announced an agreement today with Am West Entertainment to showcase live racing video from the Dubai World Cup Carnival (DWCC) on its app, Horse Races Now. The live video will be available in the palm of the user's hand on iPhones, iPads, iPod touch and Android devices worldwide. The highly successful races are held at Meydan Racecourse in the UAE. 1
2006 World Cup winner and Ballon D’Or Fabio Cannavaro is currently enjoying the Good Life in the Dubai desert. The retired defender posted this video driving around in a dune buggy in the Dubai desert, with camels walking around as exotic obstacles. Not a bad way to spend Christmas!
Henrik Stenson won the season-ending World Tour Championship on Sunday to become the first player to sweep the PGA Tour's FedEx Cup and European Tour's Race to Dubai.
HENRIK STENSON IS DAYS AWAY from becoming the first man to win the FedEx Cup and The Race to Dubai in the same season. Ranked third in the world, Stenson doesn't have to win the tournament to win the Race and the bundle of cash that goes with it. Show More Summary
The shitstorm around Rio Ferdinand’s decision to pull out of England’s World Cup qualifier to jetset to Dubai shows no signs of abating. Rio’s official reason for pulling out is that he isn’t fully fit, though cynics see this as powder puff excuse to hide behind his personal problems with Ashley Cole. Ferdinand has decided [...]
Rory McIlroy overcame sunstroke and a late charge by Ryder Cup teammate Justin Rose to complete a stellar 2012 season with a two-shot victory in his final contest of the season, the World Tour Championship in Dubai. In notching his first...Show More Summary
The Japanese duet team performs during the duet technical preliminary synchronized swimming at the 9th Asian Swimming Championships, in Dubai, Nov. 15, 2012. (Hassan Ammar/AP Photo) CLICK HERE FOR MORE PICTURES OF THE DAY on ABCNEWS.COM!!