DUBLIN - The boxing promoter helping to arrange the all-British heavyweight fight between Tyson Fury and Anthony Joshua is the subject of dialogue between authorities in Ireland and the United Arab Emirates because of his links to organized crime.Daniel Kinahan, an ...
Jun 12, 2020
RAS AL KHAIMAH, United Arab Emirates - Ababel Yeshaneh set a world record in the women's half marathon on Friday in the latest breakthrough by athletes wearing high-tech Nike shoes.The Ethiopian runner won the Ras Al Khaimah Half Marathon ...
Feb 21, 2020
MIGHTY Sports head coach Charles Tiu admitted he braced for the worst heading to his team's debut in the 2020 Dubai International Basketball Tournament.With Mighty given barely two weeks to prepare for the tournament, Tiu acknowledged that there were ...
Jan 24, 2020
FACING taller Middle-Eastern and African teams, Mighty Sports Philippines is bracing an uphill climb as it opens its 2020 Dubai International Basketball Tournament campaign on Thursday.Adding to the club's woes is the situation of Andray Blatche's ...
Jan 23, 2020
PBA
By Jerome LagunzadDUBAI - Sharing is caring.That's exactly what NLEX guard Kiefer Ravena proved anew on Saturday night when he played a big role in the Road Warriors' massive 113-111 come-from-behind overtime victory over Barangay Ginebra inside the ...
Oct 6, 2019
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates - Amid shoes being thrown in insult, Qatar won its politically charged match against host United Arab Emirates, 4-0, on Tuesday and advanced to the Asian Cup final.The Qataris, who will host the World Cup in ...
Jan 30, 2019
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates - Qatar and the United Arab Emirates will meet in a politically-charged semifinal at the Asian Cup after they knocked out the two favorites on Friday.Since June 2017, the UAE has been part of a quartet ...
Jan 26, 2019
AL AIN, United Arab Emirates - Thailand's decision to change coaches continued to prove to be a masterstroke but there was last-minute heartbreak for India at the Asian Cup on Monday.Thailand drew against host side United Arab Emirates 1- ...
Jan 15, 2019
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates - Asian Cup host United Arab Emirates needed a late penalty from a handball to salvage a 1-1 draw with Bahrain on Saturday in the opening match of a tournament taking place against the backdrop of a ...
Jan 6, 2019
THE Philippines is bracketed in Group B with Middle East countries Iran, Syria, and United Arab Emirates in the 2018 Asian Games men's basketball tournament in Jakarta, following the draw ceremony on Thursday.With the result, Gilas Pilipinas will once again ...
Jul 5, 2018
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates - U.S. Open runner-up Kevin Anderson extended his dominance over Pablo Carreno Busta with a straight-sets win over the Spaniard on Thursday (Friday, Manila time) in the United Arab Emirates exhibitions also featuring Serena Williams ...
Dec 29, 2017
WHILE it remains to be seen if a deal can be finalized on time, what with promoter Bob Arum appearing lukewarm on the proposal to have the fight staged in the United Arab Emirates, the emergence of Briton Amir 'King' ...
Mar 4, 2017
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates - Attacking midfielder Omar Abdulrahman won the Asian Football Confederation player of the year award for helping Al Ain reach the final of the continental club championship and steering the United Arab Emirates into the last round of ...
Dec 2, 2016
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - Tim Cahill came off the bench to give Australia a 1-0 win over the United Arab Emirates in the third round of qualifying for the 2018 World Cup on Tuesday.The 36-year-old midfielder drilled home a ...
Sep 7, 2016
PERTH, Australia - The United Arab Emirates upset Japan 2-1 to pick up a valuable three points away and Australia scored twice in six minutes to hold off Iraq 2-0 to kick off the final round of Asian qualifying for the ...
Sep 2, 2016
MANILA North's fling with glory in the Fiba 3x3 World Tour in Abu Dhabi proved to be short-lived.Calvin Abueva and Co. ran smack into a wall in defending champion Novi Sad Al Wahda, 21-13, early Saturday to bow ...
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Oct 17, 2015
PBA
TERRENCE Romeo doesn't see an easy route to defending the FIBA 3x3 World Tour Manila Masters title on the August 1-2 event at the Robinsons' Place in Ermita, Manila.Romeo expects a tough challenge in his team's bid to ...
Jul 27, 2015
PBA
DUBAI - Japeth Aguilar joined Barangay Ginebra in practice on Thursday, raising hope that the big man could be healthy enough to make his PBA Governors Cup debut in an overseas game against Rain or Shine on Friday.While frontline partner Greg Slaughter ...
May 21, 2015
PBA
FILIPINO hoop fans in the Middle East are set to see their favorite local players in action as the PBA is set to hold two Governors' Cup games in Dubai in May.No less than the league's most popular team, Barangay ...
Feb 27, 2015
PBA
THE NLEX Road Warriors returned to winning ways on Monday night in the Dubai International Basketball Invitationals, dealing the United Arab Emirates an 87-80 defeat at the Ah Ahli Club.Import Al Thornton made up for a lackluster performance in a ...
Jan 20, 2015
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