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Peter Wessels
March 29, 2015 - 17:17 GMT
The Abu Dhabi Wilson Tennis Cup served up a final day feast for players and fans at Zayed Sports City’s International Tennis Centre on Friday, as the third edition of the annual tournament drew to a close with the Men’s Open final.
Bernie Ecclestone
March 29, 2015 - 15:55 GMT
In a bid to rescue the sport's plunging unpopularity, Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone has put forward the idea for an all-woman Formula One championship, but it has been shot down by the sport's best-known female racer.
Jockey Richard Kingscote rides Brown Panther to win the Dubai Gold Cup race
March 29, 2015 - 14:13 GMT
Brown Panther raced away from the field early in the straight to win the Dubai Gold Cup by three-and-a-quarter lengths and give connections including ex-England, Liverpool, Real Madrid and Manchester United football star Michael Owen success with their first runner at the Dubai World Cup meeting.
Morocco 0-1 Uruguay: Cavani spot-kick seals win
March 29, 2015 - 00:23 GMT
The striker slotted home from 12 yards on 51 minutes, with that goal enough to seal a comfortable friendly win
Oman overcomes Japan (picrure courtesy of timesofoman.com)
March 29, 2015 - 00:04 GMT
Having qualified for the World Cup, Oman and Japan fought a royale battle on the sands of Doha, before Talib Hilal's boys clinched the issue 3-2 via penalties in the Asian Beach Soccer Championship on Saturday.
Xavi Hernandez
March 28, 2015 - 23:49 GMT
Barcelona and Spain's Xavi Hernandez, one of the greatest midfielders of the modern era, has signed for Qatari side Al Sadd, officials in the Gulf claimed on Saturday.
Diego Maradona
March 28, 2015 - 17:40 GMT
Argentine football legend Diego Maradona said Saturday he supports Jordan's Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein in the campaign to dethrone Joseph Blatter as president of the world governing body FIFA.
Palestine Marathon logo
March 28, 2015 - 17:37 GMT
More than 3,000 people took part in the third annual Palestine Marathon in Bethlehem on Friday, an event intended to draw attention to Israeli restrictions on movement in the West Bank.
Blatter responds to Platini wishes
March 27, 2015 - 20:54 GMT
The Fifa chief has rejected the Uefa boss' calls for the continent to get more places in the World Cup due to its nations filling the top spots in the rankings
FIFA edges closer to finally deciding the fate of the World Cup in Qatar
March 27, 2015 - 20:30 GMT
"FIFA edged closer to finally deciding the fate of the World Cup in Qatar opting for it to be played during the months of November and December."
Japan 2-0 Tunisia: Kagawa & Honda shine in Halilhodzic's first game
March 27, 2015 - 17:50 GMT
The Borussia Dortmund & AC Milan stars changed the game after being brought on as substitutes early in the second half