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Meet the Jordanian diplomat who fell in love with the UAE's national sport

The National 31 Jul 2021
When Jordanian diplomat Monther Awad Abu-Obeid leaves Abu Dhabi in August at the end of his posting, he will take more than happy memories with him ... My first competition was in April this year during the Abu Dhabi World Masters Jiu-jitsu Championship ... “We can say Abu Dhabi is the world capital of jiu-jitsu,” Mr Abu-Obeid said.
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Abu Dhabi Cycling Club get on their bikes to celebrate Pogacar, UAE Team Emirates Tour de France victory

Gulf News 31 Jul 2021
The Abu Dhabi Cycling Club (ADCC) last week organised an event to ... The event on Hudayriat Island was attended by Matar Suhail Al Yabhouni, Chairman of Abu Dhabi Sports Council, Aref Hamad Al Awani, ADSC Secretary General and Khalid Bin Shaiban Al Muhairi, Deputy Chairman of ADSC.
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Here is why the USWNT is struggling to win gold at the Tokyo Olympics

The Los Angeles Times 29 Jul 2021
Hello and welcome to the L.A. Times soccer newsletter ... For the U.S ... Before the team left for Japan, I asked coach Vlatko Andonovski about the challenge of managing in his first international tournament ... The U.S ... Qatar’s Almoez Ali celebrates after scoring during the 2019 AFC Asian Cup final match between Japan and Qatar in Zayed Sport City in Abu Dhabi.
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UAE Jiu-Jitsu Federation teams up with I-Friends to produce Arabic TV series promoting the sport ...

Arab News 28 Jul 2021
ABU DHABI ... The signing of the partnership by the sport’s governing body in the emirates and the media firm took place at the federation’s headquarters in Abu Dhabi in the presence of UAEJJF General Secretary Fahad Al Shamsi and I-Friends Culture and Media General Manager Amr Mostafa Kamel.
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UAE's biggest indoor, air-conditioned padel complex opens in Dubai

The National 27 Jul 2021
Located in Al Quoz Industrial Area 2, the eight-court facility aims to make the sport more accessible year-round, with state-of-the-art facilities, including private, female-only courts, a cafe and a Padel Pro shop ... Abu Dhabi skating group combines fun and fitness.
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Meet the Rolleristas: Abu Dhabi skating group combines fun and fitness

The National 25 Jul 2021
Known for their jazzy outfits, loud music and cool skating videos, this roller-skating group was founded by Hala Krunz, 34, last summer, when Abu Dhabi’s stay-at-home measures were starting to be lifted.A socially distanced sport ... One Rollerista in particular, Abu Dhabi resident ...
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Popular cricket league's UAE schedule announced

Urdu Point 25 Jul 2021
According to Shah, 13 matches will be held in Dubai, 10 in Sharjah and 8 in Abu Dhabi. The IPL is the world's most popular cricket sports league and has an estimated brand value of $6.8 billion ... ....
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Yas Island, the entertainment experience three hours from Tel Aviv

The Jerusalem Post 24 Jul 2021
 Yas Island in Abu Dhabi offers parents and kids an amazing few days of fun, sport and shopping, with great hotels and eats ... A 10-minute drive from the current Abu Dhabi International Airport, with a brand-new airport in the offing, Yas has everything a family, couple or individual traveler could want ... Try Abu Dhabi.
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Pop star Tamer Hosny is all charisma at Abu Dhabi Eid concert

The National 24 Jul 2021
If that’s not enough, Hosny's storming show at Abu Dhabi’s Etihad Arena on Friday night came on the back of a sold-out concert in the Egyptian coastal city of El Alamein last week. “Alhamdulillah, things are going well,” Hosny told the gathered press before his Abu Dhabi gig ... Hussain Al Jassmi and Assala Nasri bring the hits and heart to Abu Dhabi.
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PCB, franchises agree on PSL-7 dates

Dawn 24 Jul 2021
... from January to May and the last two editions of PSL were badly disrupted by the pandemic, sources said the PCB would be hiring the services of a UK company — as it did during the second leg of the T20 league in Abu Dhabi recently — to ensure complete implementation of the SOPs.
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: UAE contingent may be small, but nurse big dreams

Gulf News 20 Jul 2021
Remarenco represented the UAE at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio while Abu Dhabi Grand Prix hero Scvortov makes his Olympic debut bristling with confidence ... him for other international events like the Fina world swimming championship, set to be hosted in Abu Dhabi in December.
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Team Abu Dhabi crowned World Endurance Champions once again

Gulf News 19 Jul 2021
Team Abu Dhabi return to Poland to launch World Endurance title bid Powerboats ... Team Abu Dhabi boosted by Rashed Al Qemzi promotion to fifth in Lithuania Powerboats ... The triumph means that Cappellini has now delivered 12 world championship titles to Abu Dhabi International Marine Sports Club since taking charge in February 2015.
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‘Rasmi Al Khalidiyah’ wins UAE President’s Cup World Series for Purebred Arabian Horses in Sweden

Urdu Point 19 Jul 2021
ABU DHABI, (UrduPoint / Pakistan ... Faisal Al Rahmani, General Supervisor of the UAE President’s Cup World Series for Purebred Arabian Horses, and Saeed Al Muhairi, Representative of the Abu Dhabi sports Council, crowned the champion and presented trophies to Kozlowski and Graberg.
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From the Editors: Enjoy Eid holidays with COVID-19 protocols

Gulf News 19 Jul 2021
With events back in full swing, global stars such as Pakistan’s Rahat Fateh Ali Khan and Egyptian actor-singer Tamer Hosny (pictured) will take to the stage in the coming days across Dubai and Abu Dhabi ... He left a gap and I went for it.” Will plenty more races to come before the season climax in Abu Dhabi, this feud is going to run and run.
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UAE Team Emirates wins Tour de France for 2nd consecutive year

Urdu Point 19 Jul 2021
Commenting on his achievement, H.H. Sheikh Nahyan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Chairman of Abu Dhabi sports Council (ADSC), congratulated the UAE leadership, stressing that this accolade would not have been possible without the support of the UAE leadership and the entire team's dedicated efforts ... ....
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