DUBAI, Feb 9 (Reuters) - Zimbabwe has been rocked by political instability and a prolonged economic slump, but a successful cricket World Cup qualification campaign has the potential to lift the entire nation, according to captain Graeme Cremer.
Dubai (AFP) – FIFA chief Gianni Infantino said Thursday the joint bid by Canada, Mexico and the United States for the 2026 World Cup sends a “positive message”. Speaking at a sports business conference in Dubai, Infantino also admitted that the decision to award two World Cups simultaneously (Russia in 2018 and Qatar 2022) was a mistake. Show More Summary
Ruairidh Campbell has the lowdown as a youthful Scottish Sevens side begin their World Series campaign building towards the World Cup in San Francisco this July. The post Consistency the key as Scotland Sevens kick off in Dubai appeared first on Scottish Rugby Blog.
Our heroes’ formula of leaving with all the cash and paying no tax could be coming awry in the Middle East as a Dubai official suggests Qatar should give up the World Cup Exciting territory for the Middle East ingenues at Fifa, as the Qatar World Cup is elevated to the status of geopolitical bargaining chip. Show More Summary
By Loretta Race on SwimSwam With the Dubai stop taken off this year's World Cup schedule, Katinka Hosszu made the most of being able to race in 6 individual events in Hong Kong. Read the full story on SwimSwam: Hosszu Makes It 6-for-6, Le Clos Exacts Revenge On Day 2 Hong Kong
Dubai (AFP) – World Cup 2022 host Qatar must urgently introduce laws to protect the lives of up to 800,000 migrant construction labourers working in scorching temperatures, Human Rights Watch said Wednesday. The New York-based organisation also called on the Gulf state to investigate workers’ deaths and make those findings public. Show More Summary
By Jared Anderson on SwimSwam FINA has dropped the Dubai stop from the 2017 World Cup series and shifted the date of the Doha event, with some format changes still being adjusted for the tour's second cluster. Read the full story on SwimSwam: Dubai Dropped From 2017 World Cup, 2nd Cluster Dates Shifted
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Qatar announced on Wednesday it was scrapping visa requirements for visitors from 80 countries as it weathers a boycott by four Arab states and gears up to host the World Cup in 2022.
It’s 45 minutes before Arrogate, the world’s No. 1 racehorse, arrives from LAX and returns to the barn of Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert at Santa Anita Park following his victory in last week’s $10-million Dubai World Cup. Baffert, dressed in a blue vest, white long-sleeve shirt, jeans and brown...
Arrogate continued his march to horse racing immortality, overcoming a bad start to win going away in the $10-million Dubai World Cup on Saturday at Meydan Racecourse in the United Arab Emirates. The win, worth $6 million, made him the highest-earning horse in North American history, at more than...
The Dubai World Cup 2017 results are almost in, and anyone looking for the full list of payouts and order of finish can find it right here. As many had expected, the world’s top horse — Arrogate — won the 2017 Dubai World cup. Gun Runner...Show More Summary
When the world’s best racehorses pack their bags for a trip to the golden global hotspot of Dubai to race in the World Cup, what do they pack? Quarantine and flight regulations allow three boxes per horse. But these days, trainers are...Show More Summary
Despite thoughts that Arrogate may stay home and run in the Santa Anita Handicap, trainer Bob Baffert said that he is sending his champion 4-year-old to Dubai. The total purse of the Santa Anita Handicap is $750,000, while the Dubai World Cup is $10 million. The World Cup is March 25. Arrogate...
The 25-year-old world No 10 had last week helped Great Britain's Fed Cup team qualify for the World Group II play-offs by winning the Euro/Africa Zone Group I in Estonia.
DUBAI, Nov 20 (Reuters) - Thomas Pieters says he cannot wait for the season to end but is hoping to get enough rest in the coming days to help Belgium to victory at the World Cup of Golf next weekend.
DUBAI, Nov 19 (Reuters) - Chris Wood has no regrets over ditching Lee Westwood as his partner for next week's World Cup of Golf in Australia, with the Englishman banking on his team spirit with Andy Sullivan to carry the duo to glor...
By Lauren Neidigh on SwimSwam South Africa's Chad Le Clos has become the first male swimmer to ever win 100 World Cup gold medals after adding 3 more golds to his total at the 2016 FINA World Cup stop in Dubai. Read the full story on SwimSwam: Chad Le Clos Becomes First Male Swimmer To Win 100 World Cup Golds
By Lauren Neidigh on SwimSwam On day 2 of the 2016 FINA World Cup stop in Dubai, Hungarian Katinka Hosszu came away with a 7-medal haul that included 5 golds and 2 silvers. Read the full story on SwimSwam: Hosszu Strikes Gold 5 Times On Day 2 of FINA World Cup in Dubai
By Daniela Kapser on SwimSwam FINA World Cup Dubai, United Arab Emirates Tuesday, October 4 to Wednesday, October 5 Hamdan Sports Complex, Dubai Prelims 10.00... Read the full story on SwimSwam: Meili, Larson made it into several finals at FINA World Cup Dubai
By Daniela Kapser on SwimSwam FINA World Cup Dubai, Vereinigte Arabische Emirate 4. und 5.10.2016 Hamdan Sports Complex, Dubai Startlisten Ergebnisse Live Stream Und ein... Read the full story on SwimSwam: Marco Koch und Philip Heintz auf dem Podium, FINA World Cup Dubai