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Lowry thrilled "bottle" remains intact as he lays Oakmont hoodoo to rest

Shane Lowry shakes hands with Andrew Landry at the end of their round during the final round of the 2016 U.S. Open at Oakmont Country Club in Oakmont, Pa. on Sunday, June 19, 2016. (Copyright USGA/Joel Kowsky) Shane Lowry was thrilled with the "bottle" he showed as he snatched the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship from Richard Sterne and put his Oakmont nightmare behind him with a clutc...
Tags: Sport, Golf, European Tour, Dustin Johnson, Johnson, Shane Lowry, Abu Dhabi, Richard, Padraig Harrington, Doha, Lowry, Pittsburgh, Majors, Oakmont, Oakmont Country Club, Richard Sterne


Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship: Shane Lowry clinches one-shot victory

Shane Lowry's final-hole birdie gives him a one-shot victory over Richard Sterne of South Africa in the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship.
Tags: News, South Africa, Shane Lowry, Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi HSBC, Richard Sterne


Lowry resists Sterne's challenge in Abu Dhabi for 1-shot win

Shane Lowry won the Abu Dhabi Championship after being taken to the final hole on Saturday            [Author: AP]
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Lowry resists Sterne’s challenge in Abu Dhabi for 1-shot win

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Shane Lowry won the Abu Dhabi Championship after being taken to the final hole on Saturday. The 31-year-old Lowry claimed his fourth European Tour title with a one-shot victory over South African Richard Sterne. Lowry had an overnight lead of three shots but that was quickly wiped out […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, Shane Lowry, Abu Dhabi, Lowry, ABU DHABI United Arab Emirates, Sterne, Richard Sterne Lowry


Melody maker: viral hit Beiranvand Iran’s Asian Cup rock

Abu Dhabi (AFP) – He’s the safe hands behind Iran’s Asian Cup quest whose rags-to-riches story turned him into a national hero — now giant goalkeeper Alireza Beiranvand has become an internet smash. Videos of the... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: Sport, Iran, Soccer, Abu Dhabi, Afp, Alireza Beiranvand, Beiranvand Iran


#AbuDhabi's reserves, allocations stable in October, November | ZAWYA MENA Edition

Abu Dhabi's reserves, allocations stable in October, November | ZAWYA MENA Edition:UAE banks' reserves and allocations were stable during October and November 2018 in yet a new testament to the resilience of the banking sector. According to the Central Bank of the United Arab Emirates' statistics, total assets held by UAE banks jumped to AEE2.854 trillion by the end of November, a growth of AED166 billion over the same month in 2017.Reserve requirements across all UAE-based banks stood at AED121...
Tags: Travel, Abu Dhabi, Uae, Rupert Neil Bumfrey, Central Bank of the United Arab Emirates


Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship: Shane Lowry moves three shots ahead

Shane Lowry holds a three-shot lead going into the final round of the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship, with Richard Sterne in second spot.
Tags: News, Shane Lowry, Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi HSBC, Richard Sterne


Iran coach Queiroz set for Colombia switch after Asian Cup

Abu Dhabi (AFP) – Iran coach Carlos Queiroz said Friday that he was “honoured” to be courted by Colombia, who want the former Real Madrid boss to join them after the Asian Cup. But the Portuguese, who has been Iran coach for eight rollercoaster years, insisted that he remains committed to bringing Asian football’s biggest prize back to the country for the first time in more than 40 years. “There’s no doubt that Colombia expressed its interest and confidence in me,” Queiroz told AFP in an interv...
Tags: South Korea, Russia, Sport, Iran, Colombia, Soccer, Fifa, Real Madrid, Portugal, Oman, Abu Dhabi, Afp, Melli, Carlos Queiroz, Queiroz, Abu Dhabi AFP Iran


Relentless Lowry takes three-shot lead into final round at Abu Dhabi

Shane Lowry in full flow at last year’s US PGA. Photo by Montana Pritchard/PGA of America) Shane Lowry produced another barn-storming performance — especially on the par threes — to take a three-shot lead into the final round of the HSBC Abu Dhabi Championship.Leading by just one stroke from Lois Oosthuizen starting the day, he carded a five-under par 67 to leave his Richard Stern...
Tags: US, Spain, Sport, Hawaii, Ian Poulter, Golf, Paul Mcginley, European Tour, Bubba Watson, Portugal, Dustin Johnson, Shane Lowry, Abu Dhabi, Ross Fisher, Clara, Lowry


Patient Lowry relishing desert challenge

Shane Lowry in Abu Dhabi yesterday. Picture Getty Shane Lowry shrugged off some "horrendous" early mistakes to remain in pole position in the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship.The Clara man (31) knew it would be tough to go low again after opening with a blistering, 10-under par 62.But despite bogeys at the second and third, he remained patient, avoided more mistakes and made four birdi...
Tags: Sport, South Africa, Golf, Lee Westwood, European Tour, Dubai, Dustin Johnson, Shane Lowry, Abu Dhabi, Clara, Lowry, Louis, Abu Dhabi HSBC, Sterne, Oosthuizen, Louis Oosthuizen


Lowry fights to hold Abu Dhabi halfway lead by 1 stroke

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Irish golfer Shane Lowry followed his opening 10-under 62 with a fighting 70 at the Abu Dhabi Championship to limit his shrinking lead to one stroke on Thursday. Lowry started nervously with bogeys on two of his first three holes, then held off South Africans Louis Oosthuizen and […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, Shane Lowry, Abu Dhabi, Lowry, Abu Dhabi Championship, ABU DHABI United Arab Emirates, Louis Oosthuizen


Son boosts Korea’s Asian Cup hopes as Spurs sweat

Abu Dhabi (AFP) – Spurs manager Mauricio Pochettino will be like a nervous parent for the next two weeks as Son Heung-min tries to help South Korea end 59 years of Asian Cup hurt. The mercurial Tottenham forward, who played in the London club’s defeat by Manchester United three days earlier, had a hand in both goals as the Koreans beat China 2-0 on Wednesday to reach the last 16 as Group C winners. But Pochettino will be more concerned that Son not only started the game in Abu Dhabi, but comple...
Tags: South Korea, London, China, Russia, Sport, Soccer, Philippines, Manchester United, Kyrgyzstan, Spurs, Tottenham, Mauricio Pochettino, Korea, United Arab Emirates, Son, Abu Dhabi


Etihad flies Boeing 787 from Abu Dhabi to Amsterdam partly on aviation biofuel

In the UAE, the Sustainable Bioenergy Research Consortium (SBRC), a non-profit entity established by Masdar Institute that is part of Khalifa University of Science and Technology, announced the world’s first commercial flight using locally produced sustainable fuel on an Etihad Airways Boeing 787 powered by GE’s GEnx-1B engines. The flight from Abu Dhabi to Amsterdam marked a major milestone in the development of a clean, alternative aviation fuel to reduce carbon emissions. The initiative also ...
Tags: Ge, Amsterdam, Abu Dhabi, Boeing, Etihad, Producer News, Uae, SBRC, Masdar Institute, Etihad Airways Boeing, Sustainable Bioenergy Research Consortium SBRC, Khalifa University of Science and Technology, Seawater Energy


‘Proud’ Son sparks Koreans to Asian Cup win as Iran fire blanks

Abu Dhabi (AFP) – An effervescent Son Heung-min inspired title-chasing South Korea to a comfortable 2-0 victory over China on Wednesday to finish top of their Asian Cup group. Iran, joint favourites with the Koreans,... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: South Korea, China, Sport, Iran, Soccer, Abu Dhabi, Afp, Heung


‘Proud’ Son sparks Koreans to Asian Cup win over China

Abu Dhabi (AFP) – An effervescent Son Heung-min inspired title-chasing South Korea to a comfortable 2-0 victory over China on Wednesday to finish top of their Asian Cup group. Hwang Ui-jo and Kim Min-jae were... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: South Korea, China, Sport, Soccer, Abu Dhabi, Afp, Heung, Kim Min, Hwang Ui jo


Son sparks Koreans to Asian Cup win over China

Abu Dhabi (AFP) – An effervescent Son Heung-min inspired title-chasing South Korea to a comfortable 2-0 victory over China on Wednesday to finish top of their Asian Cup group. Hwang Ui-jo and Kim Min-jae were... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: South Korea, China, Sport, Soccer, Abu Dhabi, Afp, Heung, Kim Min, Hwang Ui jo


Son Heung-min's South Korea overcame China, but Team Dragon still have Wu Lei to call on

Son-Heung min set up both goals as South Korea overcame China 2-0, with both teams still booking their place in the Round of 16. After failing to find the all-important winning goal against Jordan, Palestine must wait to find out their Asia Cup fate. Tom Rogic's injury-time winner over Syria confirmed Australia's place in the Asia Cup knockout rounds. After an opening Asia Cup defeat to Jordan, Australia looked much more comfortable in a 3-0 win against Pales...
Tags: South Korea, Australia, China, Football, Blog, Sport, Syria, Oman, Son, Abu Dhabi, Blog Post, Afc Asian Cup, Son Heung-min, Tom Rogic, Son Heung, Marcello Lippi


Shane Lowry hits course record 62 to lead first round in Abu Dhabi

Ireland's Shane Lowry fires a course-record 62 to secure the first-round clubhouse lead at the Abu Dhabi Championship
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Shane Lowry equals course record 62 to lead first round in Abu Dhabi

Ireland's Shane Lowry fires a course-record equalling 62 to secure the first-round clubhouse lead at the Abu Dhabi Championship
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Shane Lowry hits course record 62 to lead after first round in Abu Dhabi

Ireland's Shane Lowry fires a course-record 62 to lead after the first round of the Abu Dhabi Championship
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GCC Equities Review: #AbuDhabi ascends despite dramatic #Dubai downfall | ZAWYA MENA Edition

GCC Equities Review: Abu Dhabi ascends despite dramatic Dubai downfall | ZAWYA MENA Edition:Investing in two stock markets in the same country would not usually be considered a way of diversifying assets, but investors who had stakes in both of the United Arab Emirates’ main equities exchanges last year will have noted that that there was little in the way of correlation between them.The Abu Dhabi market index finished the year 10.7 percent higher but, as the head of research at Menacorp, Issam ...
Tags: Travel, United Arab Emirates, Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Etisalat, Rupert Neil Bumfrey, Abudhabi, Abu Dhabi National Energy Co TAQA, First Abu Dhabi Bank, Watania, GCC Equities Review, Menacorp Issam Kassabieh


Short Pants and Long Sleeves: China’s Soccer Team Plays Under Tattoo Ban

It’s hot at the Asian Cup in Abu Dhabi, but some of China’s players are wearing long sleeves because of a rule barring visible tattoos in matches.
Tags: News, China, Soccer, Tattoos, Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates, Guangzhou Evergrande (Soccer Team


Saudis Plan To Link #UAE, #Kuwait, #Oman In Regional Gas Grid | OilPrice.com

Saudis Plan To Link UAE, Kuwait, Oman In Regional Gas Grid | OilPrice.com:Saudi Arabia is discussing the possibility to have one interconnected natural gas grid in the region that would exchange gas and export the Kingdom’s gas to the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Kuwait, and Oman, Saudi Arabia’s Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih said on Tuesday.“I am talking to my colleagues in Oman, Kuwait, UAE, about extending a gas grid in the region and we hope to exchange gas and we also have excess of gas whi...
Tags: Travel, Saudi Arabia, Kingdom, Abu Dhabi, Kuwait, Khalid al Falih, Rupert Neil Bumfrey, Falih, United Arab Emirates UAE Kuwait, Oman Saudi Arabia, Oman Kuwait UAE, World Future Energy


#AbuDhabi's Masdar to buy wind farm stakes from John Laing Group | Reuters

Abu Dhabi's Masdar to buy wind farm stakes from John Laing Group | Reuters:Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company (Masdar) said on Tuesday it was acquiring John Laing Group’s stakes in two wind farms in the United States, its first North American renewable energy investment.Masdar said it was buying stakes in the Rocksprings wind farm in Texas and the Sterling wind farm in New Mexico.The deal is expected to close in the first half of 2019, Masdar said. [Author: [email protected] (Rupert Neil Bumfr...
Tags: Travel, Texas, United States, New Mexico, Abu Dhabi, Masdar, Reuters, Rupert Neil Bumfrey, Rocksprings, Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company Masdar, John Laing Group


#Qatar Airways CEO: not interested in Jet Airways as backed by 'enemy' state | Reuters

Qatar Airways CEO: not interested in Jet Airways as backed by 'enemy' state | Reuters:Qatar Airways will not buy a stake in Jet Airways (JET.NS) as a substantial portion of the debt-laden Indian carrier is held by Etihad Airways, whose owner Abu Dhabi is an “enemy” of Qatar, its CEO Akbar al-Baker said on Tuesday.Abu Dhabi is part of the United Arab Emirates that cut ties with Qatar in 2017 over accusations of supporting terrorism. Doha denies the charges. The UAE, together with Saudi Arabia, Eg...
Tags: Travel, Qatar, United Arab Emirates, Abu Dhabi, Mumbai, Bahrain, Etihad, Doha, Uae, Jet Airways, Reuters, Qatar Airways, Etihad Airways, Saudi Arabia Egypt, Akbar Al Baker, Rupert Neil Bumfrey


Qatar Airways CEO: not interested in Jet Airways as backed by 'enemy' state

Qatar Airways will not buy a stake in Jet Airways as a substantial portion of the debt-laden Indian carrier is held by Etihad Airways, whose owner Abu Dhabi is an "enemy" of Qatar, its CEO Akbar al-Baker said on Tuesday.
Tags: Money, Qatar, businessNews, Abu Dhabi, Jet Airways, Qatar Airways, Etihad Airways, Akbar Al Baker


Etihad to raise stake in cash-strapped Jet Airways: source | Reuters

Etihad to raise stake in cash-strapped Jet Airways: source | Reuters:Etihad Airways, which owns 24 percent of debt-laden company Jet Airways (JET.NS), plans to increase its stake in the Indian airline, a source close to the Abu Dhabi carrier told Reuters on Monday.Shares in India’s Jet Airways jumped over 18 percent on Monday after CNBC TV18 reported earlier on Monday that founder and chairman Naresh Goyal was likely to step down from the board and give up majority control. The report also said ...
Tags: Travel, India, Abu Dhabi, Etihad, Cnbc, Jet Airways, Reuters, Etihad Airways, Goyal, Rupert Neil Bumfrey, Naresh Goyal, Jet Airways JET NS


Etihad to raise stake in cash-strapped Jet Airways: source

Etihad Airways, which owns 24 percent of debt-laden company Jet Airways, plans to increase its stake in the Indian airline, a source close to the Abu Dhabi carrier told Reuters on Monday.
Tags: Money, businessNews, Abu Dhabi, Etihad, Jet Airways, Reuters, Etihad Airways


Tottenham's Son Heung-Min: 7 reasons Premier League will miss South Korea star at Asian Cup

Son Heung-Min will be missed by the Premier League while he's at the Asian Cup. The Son ain't gonna shine any more, at least not for Tottenham Hotspur over the next few weeks while Son Heung-Min is away captaining South Korea at the 2019 Asian Cup. "Sonny" has travelled to the United Arab Emirates for the tournament after Sunday's 1-0 defeat to Manchester United at Wembley. He joins the squad ahead of their final group match against China on Wednesday, and may well miss Spurs&apos...
Tags: South Korea, China, Football, Sport, Premier League, Manchester United, Tottenham Hotspur, Spurs, Tottenham, Korea, United Arab Emirates, Wembley, Abu Dhabi, Blog Post, Blog - The Toe Poke, Afc Asian Cup


Saudi's Falih meets Japan economy minister, discusses how to meet Japan oil requirements

Saudi Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih met with the Japanese Minister for Economy and Trade in the United Arab Emirates capital of Abu Dhabi on Monday and discussed energy security.
Tags: Japan, Money, businessNews, United Arab Emirates, Abu Dhabi, Khalid al Falih, Falih