Tag: UAE


Cyclone loom large over Oman Twenty20 games

UAE T20 World Cup at 70 per cent capacity

Stadiums in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) will operate at 70 percent capacity for the Twenty20 World Cup, although conditions in Oman – where preliminary rounds are due to be played – are still to be fully assessed following a cyclone. The ‘sky sports’ stated that Tropical Cyclone... » Read more


Emrill make-a-‘splash’ Deep Dive Dubai deal

UAE Deep Dive Dubai awarded Emrill

Diving facility Deep Dive Dubai (UAE) has awarded Emrill a facilities management contract for its record-breaking diving facility. The contract scope includes the delivery of hard and soft facilities management services, including lifeguard services. The ‘Construction Business News’ stated that... » Read more


IPL fixtures to be back in UAE stadia

Fans will return to UAE venues to IPL

The likes of Virat Kohli (captain of the Indian national cricket team), as well as Indian cricketers Rohit Sharma, Jasprit Bumrah and Rishabh Pant, South African cricketer Kagiso Rabada and the Australian cricketer Steve Smith will have their adoring fans applauding their performances in UAE when... » Read more


Touch-up to Sharjah Cricket Stadium for IPL

Major upgrades for Sharjah Cricket Stadium

The Sharjah Cricket Stadium, which will host 10 Indian Premier League (IPL) matches before the T20 World Cup, has announced major upgrades in the run-up to the conclusion of the IPL, which will be played from September 19th in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The ‘Gulf News’ stated that the... » Read more


UAE Premier League T20 team to debut in 2022

UAE inaugural Premier League T20 schedule and logo unveiled

UAE’s inaugural Premier League T20 (PLT20) will be played across United Arab Emirates (UAE) in January and February 2022. The new six-team franchise-style league has been sanctioned by the Minister of Tolerance and Coexistence and Emirates Cricket Board Chairman, Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al... » Read more


Dubai culture buffs to be spoilt for choice

Full events schedule for Dubai Opera and Arena

Dubai’s events diary is chock-a-block – 17 orchestral performances, two ballets and an operatic masterpiece are on the UAE City’s cultural agenda in autumn. ‘The National’ stated that the country’s events industry is back on its feet following closures amid the pandemic, with plenty... » Read more


UAE lands ICC showcase as Delta drowns India

Twenty20 World Cup to be moved to the UAE

The venue for the International Cricket Council (ICC) Men’s T20 World Cup 2021 has been shifted to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Oman due to the deadly COVID-19 second wave in India (Delta variant) which has taken a huge toll on lives. The vaccination program is on in India to tame the... » Read more


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