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The Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Creative Sports Award logo
April 01, 2015 - 14:27 GMT
The Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Creative Sports Award is targeting Gulf neighbours Oman, Bahrain, Qatar and Yemen along with African countries Mauritania, Tunisia, Somalia and Sudan in an attempt to spread awareness of the annual prize among Arab nations.
Manny Pacquiao
April 01, 2015 - 07:44 GMT
Boxing legend Muhammad Ali has reportedly been backing Filipino boxer Manny Pacquiao in the highly anticipated bout against unbeaten US boxing champion Floyd Mayweather on May 2 .
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.
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.
Novak Djokovic
March 24, 2015 - 16:31 GMT
World number one Novak Djokovic has consolidated his lead at the top of the of the ATP rankings after his three-set win over number two Roger Federer in the Indian Wells Masters final on Sunday.
Novak Djokovic
March 23, 2015 - 15:25 GMT
Novak Djokovic outlasted Roger Federer 6-3, 6-7 (5-7), 6-2 to win the Indian Wells Masters title for a second year in a row on Sunday.
Race for 2022 Winter Olympics bid enters final phase
March 23, 2015 - 15:20 GMT
The race between China and Kazakhstan for the 2022 Winter Olympics bid has entered its final phase as the International Olympics Committee (IOC) evaluation commission Monday began a five-day inspection in Beijing.
Gian Franco Kasper
March 22, 2015 - 16:05 GMT
Winter sport will have to react to a football World Cup played in November and December in Qatar in 2022, but there could be positive effects, International Ski Federation (FIS) president Gian Franco Kasper said Sunday.
Novak Djokovic
March 22, 2015 - 15:08 GMT
World number one Novak Djokovic cruised into the final of the BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells following a comfortable straight sets win over Britain number one Andy Murray.