Iraq snuff out UAE's World Cup hopes

2017-09-05 20:29

Ayman Hussein's first-half header gave Iraq victory over United Arab Emirates, ending their slim hopes of reaching next year's World Cup in Russia.

Pakistan too strong for UAE at Asia Cup

2016-02-29 19:08

Shoaib Malik and Umar Akmal each scored fifty as Pakistan defeated the UAE in the Asia Cup Twenty20 in Dhaka.

Dubai police deny links to UAE national held in Libya

2015-11-12 14:45

An Emirati arrested in Tripoli on suspicion of spying on Libyan authorities in charge of the capital was an ex-sergeant dismissed by Dubai police five years ago, the force says on Twitter.

AB excited ahead of knockout phase

2015-03-12 12:04

Proteas captain AB de Villiers says his players are very excited after reaching the knockout stages of the CWC.

AB: Plenty to gain from UAE clash

2015-03-11 13:18

AB de Villiers says the Proteas are geared up for their “must-win” Cricket World Cup match against the United Arab Emirates.

Bat first against SA, quips Tauqir

2015-03-04 15:47

UAE captain Mohammad Tauqir says his side only has one way of stopping South Africa from piling up their third 400-plus total.

Islamist group rejects UAE terrorism designation

2014-11-17 09:51

A group of Islamist scholars led by an influential Qatar-based cleric has expressed “astonishment” at being designated a terrorist body by the UAE.


India crush UAE to warm up for Asia Cup final

2016-03-03 19:51

India warmed up for the Asia Cup final against Bangladesh with a crushing win over minnows United Arab Emirates in Dhaka.

Malinga, Kulasekara see off spirited UAE

2016-02-25 20:01

Lasith Malinga and Nuwan Kulasekara shared seven wickets as Sri Lanka defeated the UAE in an Asia Cup T20 match.

Windies have foot in the door

2015-03-15 10:45

West Indies have put one foot in the CWC quarter-finals by seeing off the UAE as Pakistan also edged closer to the last-eight.

As it happened: SA beat UAE by 146 runs

2015-03-12 10:45

LIVE scoring and interactive commentary from the Pool B Cricket World Cup match between the Proteas and UAE.

UAE take heart from SA stumbles

2015-03-11 09:03

UAE captain Mohammed Tauqir says SA's shock loss to Pakistan has given them a glimmer of hope as they prepare to face the Proteas.

Ashwin leaves UAE in a spin

2015-02-28 11:06

Off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin claimed four wickets to dismiss the United Arab Emirates for 102 in Perth.

UAE, Scots going to 2015 CWC

2014-01-30 09:38

Cricketing minnows the United Arab Emirates and Scotland have secured berths at the 2015 World Cup after qualifying in New Zealand.

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