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Costantino Bertuzzi, the Italian driver for Lamborghini Super Trofeo ME

Costantino Bertuzzi, the Italian driver for Lamborghini Super Trofeo ME After having started the 2017 season with a stunning class victory at 24H Dubai, GDL Racing is set to face a new challenge lining up three Huracáns in the first out of the three Super Trofeo Middle East rounds scheduled for 9-11 February. GDL will support at Abu Dhabi the former F.1 Mimmo Schiattarella’s X One team, that will line up a car for Costantino Bertuzzi – four times Ferrari Challenge world champion and three times winner in the IMSA – who will share the wheel with Nigel Farmer, the Hong Kong’s…

Dubai World Cup 2017 @ Meydan Racecourse on 25th March 2017

Dubai World Cup 2017 @ Meydan Racecourse on 25th March 2017 Tickets available now: store.meydan.ae Saturday March 25, 2017 – Dubai’s biggest sporting and social event Arrogate, officially recognised as the world’s best racehorse of 2016, has been nominated for the Saturday March 25 Dubai World Cup, along with a host of other global stars of racing. The Bob Baffert-trained four-year-old, who was the runaway winner of the Pegasus World Cup, produced his star performance to date when beating the 2016 Dubai World Cup winner, California Chrome in the Breeders’ Cup Classic last year. Arrogate was crowned Longines World’s Best…

Marcel Kittel wins Dubai Tour 2017

Marcel Kittel wins Dubai Tour 2017 Marcel Kittel (Quick-Step Floors) won his second straight Dubai Tour in style as he claimed the conclusive stage in a bunch gallop ahead of Elia Viviani (Team Sky) and Riccardo Minali (Astana Pro Team) after the peloton caught breakaway riders Floris Gerts (BMC Racing Team), Dmitriy Gruzdev (Astana Pro Team), Ivan Garcia Cortina (Bahrain-Merida) and Matteo Bono (UAE Abu Dhabi). The German star added Stage 5 and the General Classification to reach the total of 75 pro career victories. STAGE RESULT 1 – Marcel Kittel (Quick-Step Floors) 124km in 2h34’12”, average speed 48.249km/h 2 – Elia Viviani (Team Sky) s.t. 3…

Dubai Tour 2017, Cycling race from 31st Jan to 4th Feb 2017

Dubai Tour 2017, Cycling race from 31st Jan to 4th Feb 2017 Dubai Tour is the professional cycling race that take place from 31st January 4th February The 2017 edition is the fourth and is now ready to be even more spectacular and full of champions. 5 stages, one more than the previous years, the best teams and the best riders will offer the World an amazing competition and a magnificent showcase of Dubai: 16 Teams of 8 Riders at the start. The Dubai Tour Trophy, named Circle of Stars, is designed by Pininfarina. Circle of Stars by Pininfarina has a…

Tola wins the Standard Chartered Dubai Marathon 2017

Tola wins the Standard Chartered Dubai Marathon 2017 Ethiopia’s Tamirat Tola and Worknesh Degefa lead an Ethiopian clean-sweep at the 2017 Standard Chartered Dubai Marathon today (Friday) as Kenenisa Bekele’s world record bid fell apart in the opening few strides. “The pace was very fast at the start,” said Tola after receiving his trophy from HH Sheikh Mansour bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Chairman of the Dubai International Marine Club and Julian Wynter, Standard Chartered Bank CEO UAE. “The 15k time (43.26) was much too fast but when we saw that Kenenisa was well behind, I became more confident. I’m…

International Stars Jet in for Opening $1m Dubai World Cup Carnival Night on 5th January 2017

International Stars Jet in for Opening $1m Dubai World Cup Carnival Night on 5th January 2017 Local Hero Le Bernadin Bids to Make History in Group 2 Al Maktoum Challenge The 2017 Dubai World Cup Carnival gets underway at Meydan Racecourse on Thursday evening when the locally-trained Le Bernadin will bid to become the first horse to win the US$250,000 Group 2 Al Maktoum Challenge R1 race twice. The Purebred Arabians get proceedings underway at 6.30pm with Group 1 action in Al Maktoum Challenge R1, while the Thoroughbreds will contest the featured Group 2 version of the race later on…

The winners of Globe Soccer Awards Dubai 2016

The winners of Globe Soccer Awards Dubai 2016 The 11th International Sports Conference of Dubai – one of the special initiatives of His Excellency Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Prime Minister and Vice President of the United Arab Emirates – takes place on December 27th and 28th, along with the gala of the Globe Soccer Awards. The two working days  have extraordinary appeal, thanks to discussions on topics of major importance and to the participation of a great many eminent personalities, including presidents, referees, managers, agents and world famous soccer players. Among the topics central to the conference will…