Al Nasr chairman Marwan bin Ghalaita elected UAE FA president

ABU DHABI // Marwan bin Ghalaita, the new head of the UAE Football Association, has called for a united front […]

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Manchester City v Real Madrid, Table Tennis Asian Cup: Five things to watch in the UAE

Steve Luckings highlights five events you can either attend in the UAE this week or watch on TV. sluckings@thenational.ae Follow […]

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Pro Evo 2016 cover boy Omar Abdulrahman shows off amazing football skills

What happens when you get UAE football star Omar Abdulrahman on the pitch to show off his freestyling skills? You […]

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Abu Dhabi World Professional Jiu-Jitsu Championship: Jose Junior top of the class

ABU DHABI // The Emirati fans will have someone to cheer for in tonight’s final fight for the absolute belt […]

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UAE set to welcome eight teams for 8th Fazza International Wheelchair Basketball Tournament

DUBAI // Organisers are expecting the UAE’s large Filipino community to turn up in numbers at the Al Ahli club […]

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Aaqib Javed back in Pakistan coaching mix, likely to leave UAE in any event

Aaqib Javed has re-emerged as one of the frontrunners for the vacant position of Pakistan coach, just over a week […]

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Emirati girl, Hamda Al Qubaisi, invited to challenge top young drivers in Europe

Hamda Al Qubaisi, the rising UAE karting star, has been invited to participate in the prestigious CIK-FIA Karting Academy Trophy. […]

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Faisal Al Ketbi in 'good shape' for the Abu Dhabi Jiu-Jitsu Championship

ABU DHABI // The big guns are set to come out blazing when the competition proper – the eighth Abu […]

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Alyazyah Al Shehyari reaching for jiu-jitsu gold at Abu Dhabi World Youth Cup

ABU DHABI // Alyazyah Al Shehyari is one match away from claiming her first international gold in jiu-jitsu. The Emirati […]

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Girl power at Day 3 of Abu Dhabi World Youth Jiu-Jitsu Championship – in pictures

Images from the opening girls’ portion of the Abu Dhabi World Youth Jiu-Jitsu Championship 2016, part of the broader Abu […]

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