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All China Finals for Nakheel Table Tennis Asian Cup

​ It was full house tonight as a large and appreciative crowd witnessed some gripping contests in the semi-finals of the Nakheel Table Tennis Asian Cup in Zabeel Hall 1 at Dubai World Trade Centre and, after some thrilling matches, it will be an all-China final in both the men's and women's…

World class action on first day of play in Nakheel Table Tennis Asian Cup

 The action was fast and furious in the first day of play at the Nakheel Table Tennis Asian Cup in Zabeel Hall 1 at Dubai World Trade Centre today, as players in the Groups 1,2 and 3 aimed for a top two finish to guarantee a quarter finals place.  For players in the Intercontinental…

DSC Arranges Workshop to Evaluate Grassroot Championships

 Dubai Sports Council arranged a workshop to review rules & regulations of festivals and championships of football academies, organized by DSC and associated clubs in order to boost contact with clubs, fix specific policy of work and evaluate annual events targeting this eminent…

Draw Decided for Nakheel Table Tennis Asian Cup

​The Nakheel Table Tennis Asian Cup kicked off tonight with some spectacular entertainment at the official opening ceremony and draw in Dragon Mart 2. With His Excellency Saeed Hareb, Secretary General of Dubai Sports Council, Dawoud Al Hajiri, President of the UAE Badminton and Table Tennis…

Top Table Tennis Players arrive in Dubai

 The best ping pong players on the planet – including Liu Shiwen, the women's world No 1, and Xu Xin, the men's world No 3 - have arrived in Dubai ahead of the Nakheel Table Tennis Asian Cup. Taking place from 28-30 April in Zabeel Hall 1 at Dubai World Trade Centre, it is the last…

Nakheel Table Tennis Asian Cup set to be Pre-Olympic Showdown

 With the 2016 Olympic Games just 100 days away, and selection still on the line for many of the world's best players, the Nakheel Table Tennis Asian Cup promises some titanic battles this weekend as players fight for the last ranking points available before the final Olympic qualifiers are…

GIRLS' SCHOOLS CHAMPIONSHIPS SEES HUGE INCREASE IN NUMBERS

After the highly successful Shuttle Time Dubai Boys' Schools Championships was held on 16 April, it was the girls' turn to show their skills at the Salah Addin Sports Hall on Saturday. And just as with the Boys' championships, the girls' event showed the positive impact the Shuttle Time Dubai…

DSC & TSE Co. Sign Agreement to Develop Sports Events Ranking System

Dubai Sports Council & TSE International Co. have signed an agreement to develop the 3rd edition of the Sports Events Ranking System in the Emirate of Dubai, launched by DSC. The results of the first edition the Sports Events Ranking System were announced last Nov., while respective bodies…

DSC to Arrange Ghars Camp

 Dubai Sports Council to arrange Ghars Camp, Saturday 23rd April 2016 at Dubai Municipality Club in Jadaf, with participation of 40 youth players of Dubai clubs. The Camp is arranged as part of "Ghars Program", launched by DSC to enhance the behavioral values for the associates…

BADMINTON TAKES FLIGHT AGAIN WITH SHUTTLE TIME DUBAI SCHOOLS CHAMPIONSHIPS

The rapidly increasing popularity of badminton in the UAE was clear to see on Saturday when more than 230 young boys from 21 schools took to the courts for the preliminary stage of the Shuttle Time Dubai Schools Championships at the Salah Addin Sports Hall, Al Mamzar.   Students from…
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