Expo 2020 Kicks Off Three-Month Countdown Featuring Lionel Messi

There’s a great deal of hype surrounding Expo 2020, and they’re raising the anticipation one notch further featuring Lionel Messi in a promotional countdown video. If you’re a long-timer in Dubai, chances are the flashback of Dubai winning the Expo 2020 bid in 2013 feels like yesterday. Fast forward to 2021, we’re only three months … Continue reading Expo 2020 Kicks Off Three-Month Countdown Featuring Lionel Messi

Abu Dhabi Set To Host Remainder Of Pakistan Super League Fixtures

Pakistan’s flagship cricket tournament, Pakistan Super League (PSL) is making a return to the UAE to host its remaining matches following a postponement last February after some players tested positive for Coronavirus. Halfway through the 2021 edition, PSL organizers announced the tournament to be suspended as seven cricketers tested positive for Covid-19. Rumors about some … Continue reading Abu Dhabi Set To Host Remainder Of Pakistan Super League Fixtures

UAE In Contention For Hosting T20 Cricket World Cup This Year

It looks like the UAE is being considered as a host nation for the highly-anticipated T20 cricket world cup as a contingency plan for India due to the spike of Coronavirus cases it’s facing. Since last September, Coronavirus cases saw a downhill trend from an average of 90,000-odd cases to its lowest count of 9,102 … Continue reading UAE In Contention For Hosting T20 Cricket World Cup This Year

UAE Cricketer Karthik Meiyappan Shortlisted In The Upcoming IPL Auction

Leg spinner Kartik Meiyappan, who represented the UAE in last year’s ICC Under-19 World Cup, has made it to the shortlisted line-up of cricketers set to go under the hammer in the Indian Premier League (IPL) auction next week. 2020 was a forgettable year for most of us, except Karthik Meiyappan. The 20-year-old made his … Continue reading UAE Cricketer Karthik Meiyappan Shortlisted In The Upcoming IPL Auction

Lewis Hamilton Confirmed To Return At Abu Dhabi Grand Prix After Testing Negative For Coronavirus

Reigning Formula 1 champions Lewis Hamilton is set to return in action for Mercedes-AMG Petronas at the final race of the 2020 season in Abu Dhabi on 13th December.   After contracting Coronavirus earlier this month, Lewis Hamilton skipped the Sakhir Grand Prix in Bahrain as he stayed in quarantine for ten days until he … Continue reading Lewis Hamilton Confirmed To Return At Abu Dhabi Grand Prix After Testing Negative For Coronavirus

Mumbai Indians Outscore Delhi Capitals To Clinch 5th IPL Title

Indian Premier League’s (IPL) defending champions Mumbai Indians chased Delhi Capital’s target of 157 runs within 19 overs to bag their second consecutive and fifth overall title at the Dubai Cricket Stadium last night. Delhi Capitals got off to a poor start with opener Marcus Stoinis losing his wicket in the first ball of the … Continue reading Mumbai Indians Outscore Delhi Capitals To Clinch 5th IPL Title

MS Dhoni Hits Three Sixes Versus Rajasthan Royals In Sharjah, Ball Lands Outside Stadium

Last night saw MS Dhoni roll back the clock in his 29*(17) cameo, hitting three consecutive sixes in the final over with one landing outside the Sharjah Cricket Stadium. MS Dhoni smashes 29* of 17 balls Making a return to cricket in the Indian Premier League (IPL) after 14 months, MS Dhoni only made a … Continue reading MS Dhoni Hits Three Sixes Versus Rajasthan Royals In Sharjah, Ball Lands Outside Stadium

Ex-Dubai Resident KM Asif Hopes To Make An Impact For Chennai Super Kings This IPL

Chennai Super Kings’ fast-bowling prodigy KM Asif is making a return to the UAE years after arriving in Dubai to work as a storekeeper at a beverage bottling plant. KM Asif’s humble beginnings Like many of us, KM Asif grew up surrounded by all-things cricket and aspired to be a cricketer. However, his family’s lack … Continue reading Ex-Dubai Resident KM Asif Hopes To Make An Impact For Chennai Super Kings This IPL

Abu Dhabi To Host IPL 2020’s Inaugural Match As Full Season Fixtures Released

Indian Premier League (IPL) defending champions Mumbai Indians are set to square off versus runners-up Chennai Super Kings in Abu Dhabi on 19th September as the tournament’s fixtures are out. IPL 2020 to kick off with Mumbai Indians versus Chennai Super Kings match There’s a great deal of anticipation surrounding the IPL, moving to the … Continue reading Abu Dhabi To Host IPL 2020’s Inaugural Match As Full Season Fixtures Released