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#Abu Dhabi

# abu-dhabi - Friday 8 January, 2021

Stirling stars with unbeaten century but Ireland suffer first-ever ODI defeat to UAE
# Cricket
# Cricket

Stirling stars with unbeaten century but Ireland suffer first-ever ODI defeat to UAE

Jan 8th 2021, 4:06 PM 2,169 Views 0 Comments

Ireland lost out by six wickets in Abu Dhabi today.

# abu-dhabi - Saturday 12 December, 2020

Max Verstappen rips up the form guide to put Red Bull on pole in Abu Dhabi
# Glad Max
# Glad Max

Max Verstappen rips up the form guide to put Red Bull on pole in Abu Dhabi

Dec 12th 2020, 3:01 PM 2,651 Views 0 Comments

Seven-time world champion Lewis Hamilton will start in third, with his Mercedes team-mate Valtteri Bottas qualifying second.

# abu-dhabi - Friday 6 November, 2020

Abu Dhabi royal agrees €66m Derby County takeover after failed Newcastle bid
# Rams
# Rams

Abu Dhabi royal agrees €66m Derby County takeover after failed Newcastle bid

Nov 6th 2020, 5:36 PM 12,396 Views 17 Comments

Sheikh Khaled bin Zayed Al Nehayan, a cousin of Manchester City owner Sheikh Mansour, has passed the EFL’s owners’ and directors’ test.

# abu-dhabi - Sunday 12 July, 2020

Aldo suffers at the hands of Yan, Usman grinds win over Masvidal at UFC 'fight island'
# Uae Ufc
# Uae Ufc

Aldo suffers at the hands of Yan, Usman grinds win over Masvidal at UFC 'fight island'

Jul 12th 2020, 9:07 AM 9,834 Views 7 Comments

Usman’s professional display brings his record to 12-0.

# abu-dhabi - Thursday 18 June, 2020

Donegal fighter Joseph Duffy booked for first UFC bout in 16 months
# Fight Island
# Fight Island

Donegal fighter Joseph Duffy booked for first UFC bout in 16 months

Jun 18th 2020, 9:18 PM 7,149 Views 3 Comments

The 32-year-old lightweight is set to take on Spain’s Joel Alvarez in Abu Dhabi.

# abu-dhabi - Sunday 11 August, 2019

Manchester City 'a sportswashing instrument,' and more of the week's best sportswriting
# Essential Reading
# Essential Reading

Manchester City 'a sportswashing instrument,' and more of the week's best sportswriting

Aug 11th 2019, 8:30 AM 7,841 Views 7 Comments

Also featuring a fascinating piece on the unique craft of the hurley maker.

# abu-dhabi - Friday 1 February, 2019

Record-breaking bicycle kick helps Qatar claim a first-ever Asian Cup
# The Maroons
# The Maroons

Record-breaking bicycle kick helps Qatar claim a first-ever Asian Cup

Feb 1st 2019, 4:49 PM 8,352 Views 10 Comments

The 2022 World Cup hosts handed Japan a 3-1 defeat in Abu Dhabi, with Almoez Ali scoring nine goals at the tournament.

# abu-dhabi - Friday 25 January, 2019

Italian World Cup winner out of a job after Asian Cup 'fiasco'
# Exit
# Exit

Italian World Cup winner out of a job after Asian Cup 'fiasco'

Jan 25th 2019, 10:43 AM 7,819 Views 1 Comment

Marcello Lippi ended his reign after China’s humiliating exit from the competition.

# abu-dhabi - Sunday 20 January, 2019

'I was working at a chocolate factory in Carlow. Two years later I’m at the Fifa Club World Cup alongside Real Madrid'
# Carlow Rising
# Carlow Rising

'I was working at a chocolate factory in Carlow. Two years later I’m at the Fifa Club World Cup alongside Real Madrid'

Jan 20th 2019, 7:00 AM 36,555 Views 3 Comments

Former Wexford Youths winger Eric Molloy discusses moving to New Zealand and playing at last month’s Club World Cup in Abu Dhabi.

# abu-dhabi - Saturday 19 January, 2019

Shane Lowry completes dream start to 2019 and wins big in Abu Dhabi
# Proud Day
# Proud Day

Shane Lowry completes dream start to 2019 and wins big in Abu Dhabi

Jan 19th 2019, 1:15 PM 45,535 Views 44 Comments

The Offaly man produced a brilliant comeback to seal a first tournament win since 2015.

# abu-dhabi - Friday 18 January, 2019

'I just started laughing when I birdied 15': Relaxed Shane Lowry ready for final stretch in Abu Dhabi
# On The Brink
# On The Brink

'I just started laughing when I birdied 15': Relaxed Shane Lowry ready for final stretch in Abu Dhabi

Jan 18th 2019, 8:28 PM 7,477 Views 6 Comments

The Offaly man leads the way heading into the final round of the HSBC Championship in Abu Dhabi.

# abu-dhabi - Wednesday 16 January, 2019

Shane Lowry equals course record to secure early lead at Abu Dhabi
# Going Well
# Going Well

Shane Lowry equals course record to secure early lead at Abu Dhabi

Jan 16th 2019, 10:20 AM 4,940 Views 4 Comments

The Offaly native produced an impressive opening round 62, which included 10 birdies and eight pars, and left him on -10.

# abu-dhabi - Wednesday 12 December, 2018

Carlow's Eric Molloy set to become first Irish player since 2008 to play in Fifa Club World Cup
# Irish Abroad
# Irish Abroad

Carlow's Eric Molloy set to become first Irish player since 2008 to play in Fifa Club World Cup

Dec 12th 2018, 1:00 PM 32,251 Views 8 Comments

Molloy moved to New Zealand in 2016 from Wexford Youths and currently plays for Team Wellington.

# abu-dhabi - Friday 7 December, 2018

Etihad Airways will reduce its Dublin-Abu Dhabi flights from next year
# Tourism And Transport
From TheJournal.ie
# Tourism And Transport

Etihad Airways will reduce its Dublin-Abu Dhabi flights from next year

Dec 7th 2018, 10:30 AM 2,713 Views 0 Comments

The route will go from 14 to 11 weekly flights, using larger aircraft on some services.

# abu-dhabi - Saturday 20 January, 2018

Super Saturday puts McIlroy and Dunne in the hunt for Abu Dhabi final round
# Update
# Update

Super Saturday puts McIlroy and Dunne in the hunt for Abu Dhabi final round

Jan 20th 2018, 3:12 PM 6,279 Views 8 Comments

The Irish duo both carded seven-under-par rounds today at the HSBC Championship.

# abu-dhabi - Thursday 18 January, 2018

McIlroy in the hunt in Abu Dhabi as defending champion Fleetwood makes flying start
# Abu Dhabi
# Abu Dhabi

McIlroy in the hunt in Abu Dhabi as defending champion Fleetwood makes flying start

Jan 18th 2018, 10:00 AM 3,574 Views 4 Comments

The former world number one is three shots off the Englishman’s lead.

# abu-dhabi - Saturday 30 December, 2017

Serena Williams suffers defeat in first match since birth of baby girl
# Comeback
# Comeback

Serena Williams suffers defeat in first match since birth of baby girl

Dec 30th 2017, 3:25 PM 4,027 Views 3 Comments

The American competed in her first tennis game since giving birth four months ago.

# abu-dhabi - Thursday 7 December, 2017

Leonardo Da Vinci's Salvator Mundi heading to Abu Dhabi after selling for €380 million
# Salvator Mundi
From TheJournal.ie
# Salvator Mundi

Leonardo Da Vinci's Salvator Mundi heading to Abu Dhabi after selling for €380 million

Dec 7th 2017, 9:41 AM 15,360 Views 37 Comments

The Louvre Abu Dhabi is the first museum to bear the Louvre name outside France.

# abu-dhabi - Sunday 10 September, 2017

Photos: The Louvre is opening a Middle East outpost in Abu Dhabi
# Louvre
From TheJournal.ie
# Louvre

Photos: The Louvre is opening a Middle East outpost in Abu Dhabi

Sep 10th 2017, 11:00 AM 11,730 Views 25 Comments

The museum opening was delayed by economic turmoil in the UAE due to falling oil prices.

# abu-dhabi - Saturday 11 February, 2017

Flight from Dublin diverted to military base over 'security threat onboard'
# Diversion
From TheJournal.ie
# Diversion

Flight from Dublin diverted to military base over 'security threat onboard'

Feb 11th 2017, 5:09 PM 43,872 Views 14 Comments

The flight, bound for Abu Dhabi, departed Dublin yesterday morning.

# abu-dhabi - Friday 20 January, 2017

Dunne continues impressive form in Abu Dhabi as he sits two shots off the lead
# In The Mix
# In The Mix

Dunne continues impressive form in Abu Dhabi as he sits two shots off the lead

Jan 20th 2017, 1:38 PM 3,050 Views 1 Comment

The Wicklow man hit a round of 66.

# abu-dhabi - Saturday 24 December, 2016

Here's what it's like being Irish and in Abu Dhabi for Christmas
# Christmas Abroad
From The Daily Edge
# Christmas Abroad

Here's what it's like being Irish and in Abu Dhabi for Christmas

Dec 24th 2016, 8:00 PM 6,473 Views 0 Comments

Here’s what it’s like to be Irish and abroad for Christmas.

# abu-dhabi - Friday 25 November, 2016

Take your points! Just the 24 goals in today's All-Star match in Abu Dhabi
# Who's In Nets?
# Who's In Nets?

Take your points! Just the 24 goals in today's All-Star match in Abu Dhabi

Nov 25th 2016, 3:41 PM 16,987 Views 6 Comments

The lads with the green flags had a busy afternoon.

# abu-dhabi - Sunday 24 January, 2016

This superb putt secured third place for Rory McIlroy in Abu Dhabi
# Take A Bow
# Take A Bow

This superb putt secured third place for Rory McIlroy in Abu Dhabi

Jan 24th 2016, 2:23 PM 9,636 Views 0 Comments

Rickie Fowler prevailed at the HSBC Championship to go fourth in the world rankings.

# abu-dhabi - Friday 27 November, 2015

Man who shouted 'bomb' on flight arrested at Dublin Airport
# Abu Dhabi
From TheJournal.ie
# Abu Dhabi

Man who shouted 'bomb' on flight arrested at Dublin Airport

Nov 27th 2015, 4:24 PM 48,984 Views 64 Comments

The incident happened on board a flight that was due to land shortly before 2pm this afternoon.

# abu-dhabi - Tuesday 25 August, 2015

'I had 3 marriage proposals': The inside story of the Cork man who went super viral
# Life Is A Rollercoaster
From The Daily Edge
# Life Is A Rollercoaster

'I had 3 marriage proposals': The inside story of the Cork man who went super viral

Aug 25th 2015, 9:57 PM 9,561 Views 1 Comment

Liam Murphy’s generosity led to The Ellen Show getting in touch, and so much more.

# abu-dhabi - Tuesday 11 August, 2015

The 5 at 5: Tuesday
# Take 5
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# Take 5

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

Aug 11th 2015, 4:50 PM 6,536 Views 0 Comments

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Irishman and father of 8 held in one of Abu Dhabi's most notorious prisons
# UAE
From TheJournal.ie
# UAE

Irishman and father of 8 held in one of Abu Dhabi's most notorious prisons

Aug 11th 2015, 10:51 AM 38,962 Views 104 Comments

John White, a property developer from Clonmel in Country Tipperary is in prison over a €500,000 debt he could not pay.

# abu-dhabi - Wednesday 28 January, 2015

Is Real Madrid's iconic stadium about to be renamed the Abu Dhabi Bernabéu?
# Say It Ain't So
# Say It Ain't So

Is Real Madrid's iconic stadium about to be renamed the Abu Dhabi Bernabéu?

Jan 28th 2015, 10:30 PM 6,340 Views 11 Comments

An agreement with a company in the UAE will lead to the change.

# abu-dhabi - Tuesday 13 January, 2015

Rory McIlroy plans his year on the back of a boarding pass (seriously)
# Unique
# Unique

Rory McIlroy plans his year on the back of a boarding pass (seriously)

Jan 13th 2015, 2:38 PM 7,290 Views 0 Comments

Looking ahead to an important 12 months, the Northern Irish golfer revealed his unique approach to self-motivation.

# abu-dhabi - Tuesday 20 May, 2014

Toure takes to Twitter and backs agent's claims, hints at City unrest (we think)
# UNHAPPY BIRTHDAY
# UNHAPPY BIRTHDAY

Toure takes to Twitter and backs agent's claims, hints at City unrest (we think)

May 20th 2014, 4:01 PM 8,943 Views 24 Comments

Midfielder star promises to make a statement on his future post-World Cup.

Yaya's agent says midfielder could quit City after birthday snub
# DIDDUMS
# DIDDUMS

Yaya's agent says midfielder could quit City after birthday snub

May 20th 2014, 12:28 PM 8,042 Views 24 Comments

The club gave him a cake and serenaded him but it still wasn’t enough.

# abu-dhabi - Sunday 4 May, 2014

Delay on climate change action? We'll pay for that, says UN chief
# Bold Action
From TheJournal.ie
# Bold Action

Delay on climate change action? We'll pay for that, says UN chief

May 4th 2014, 3:24 PM 5,560 Views 85 Comments

UN chief Ban Ki Moon says that urgent action is needed on the issue.

# abu-dhabi - Tuesday 14 January, 2014

Rory McIlroy in 'a really good frame of mind' ahead of 2014 season opener
# Fresh Start
# Fresh Start

Rory McIlroy in 'a really good frame of mind' ahead of 2014 season opener

Jan 14th 2014, 10:22 AM 1,428 Views 0 Comments

The world number claims to have solved the issues he had both on and off the course in 2013.

# abu-dhabi - Thursday 9 January, 2014

Gilmore insists: 'Ireland always raises human rights issues'
# Gulf Trip
From TheJournal.ie
# Gulf Trip

Gilmore insists: 'Ireland always raises human rights issues'

Jan 9th 2014, 2:50 PM 4,667 Views 29 Comments

Micheál Martin has said “of course” the Taoiseach should have raised human rights issues with leaders in the Gulf this week.

The human rights issues which aren’t being discussed on Taoiseach’s Gulf visit
# Saudi Arabia
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# Saudi Arabia

The human rights issues which aren’t being discussed on Taoiseach’s Gulf visit

Jan 9th 2014, 9:30 AM 20,237 Views 137 Comments

Taoiseach Enda Kenny and Minister for Jobs Richard Bruton have come in for criticism for not raising human rights issues during their visit to Saudi Arabia and Qatar – but what exactly are the issues?

# abu-dhabi - Tuesday 7 January, 2014

Government won’t say if Taoiseach has or will raise human rights concerns with Gulf states
# Trade Mission
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# Trade Mission

Government won’t say if Taoiseach has or will raise human rights concerns with Gulf states

Jan 7th 2014, 10:47 PM 10,108 Views 125 Comments

Enda Kenny has acknowledged Saudi Arabia’s election to the UN Human Rights Council, but the government won’t say if concerns about human rights issues are being raised with leaders there or in Qatar and UAE this week.

# abu-dhabi - Friday 25 October, 2013

Irish company to recruit 70 engineers after winning €16m contract in Abu Dhabi
# Jobswatch
From TheJournal.ie
# Jobswatch

Irish company to recruit 70 engineers after winning €16m contract in Abu Dhabi

Oct 25th 2013, 9:23 AM 16,078 Views 44 Comments

Kelly Steel Engineering is to build a 3,500 tonne baggage handling facility at Abu Dhabi’s new Airport.

# abu-dhabi - Monday 21 October, 2013

Rihanna asked to leave Abu Dhabi mosque after posing for photographs
# Rihanna
From The Daily Edge
# Rihanna

Rihanna asked to leave Abu Dhabi mosque after posing for photographs

Oct 21st 2013, 3:00 PM 22,998 Views 72 Comments

The singer posted a number of images to her Instagram account.

# abu-dhabi - Tuesday 16 April, 2013

At least 40 killed in 7.8-magnitude earthquake in Iran
# Iran
From TheJournal.ie
# Iran

At least 40 killed in 7.8-magnitude earthquake in Iran

Apr 16th 2013, 1:16 PM 4,972 Views 11 Comments

The massive earthquake, close to the Pakistani border, was felt as far away as Abu Dhabi and New Delhi.

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