Namibia spring surprise in ICC League 2 opening series

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DUBAI: Former champion Andy Murray dug deep to edge out Canada’s Denis Shapovalov 4-6, 7-6, 6-3 in front of a jubilant center court crowd at the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships on Monday night. The come-from-behind victory saw Murray — who claimed a solitary Dubai title in 2017 — register a landmark 500th career win … Read more

Saudi golfer Faisal Salhab has impressive opening round at $2m International Series Oman

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Muscat: On a tricky Al-Mouj Golf Club course in the opening round of the $2 million International Series Oman, Saudi Arabia’s Faisal Salhab got off the mark with a solid 1-under par 71 round. There were two annoying bogeys – one of them a three-putt on the par-3 eighth green that tested everyone in the … Read more

How Saudi Arabia’s cultural boom is opening the door to international luxury labels

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Saudi Arabia condemns Israel’s actions in Palestinian Territories as ‘legally indefensible’ THE HAGUE: South Africa on Tuesday urged the International Court of Justice (ICJ) to issue a non-binding legal opinion that the Israeli occupation of Palestinian territories is illegal, arguing it would help efforts to reach a settlement. Representatives of South Africa opened the second day … Read more

Jennifer Lopez stuns Dubai fans at opening of One&Only One Za’abeel

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DUBAI: Situated along a main road in AlUla’s AlJadidah Arts District is a handsome contemporary-style building made of corten steel, glass and polished concrete. Its rusty, orange-brown color and prominent build with intricate lattice façade is in striking contrast to the charming new style farm houses and more urban houses that dominate the Al-Jadidah or … Read more

Thrills, technology and triumph: Diriyah E-Prix’s spectacular opening day sets high standards for electric racing

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Sustainability central to Formula E as world champion maintains dominance on the track RIYADH: The first day of the Diriyah E-Prix saw a win for reigning Formula E world champion Jake Dennis of Andretti Formula E Team, the British driver overcoming the disappointment of ninth place in the season’s opening round in Mexico with a … Read more