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Why this intense tournament is one of the best in the world

Why this intense tournament is one of the best in the world

Fighters from different parts of the world will go head to head in Abu Dhabi as a prestigious international jiu-jitsu tournament returns. The Abu Dhabi Grand Slam Jiu-Jitsu World Tour Season 4 will bring martial arts specialists from across four …

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Is this the weekend inspiration you’re looking for?

Is this the weekend inspiration you’re looking for?

It’s the weekend, let’s not hang about. Here’s a quick look at events taking place over the next few days that you might enjoy! Thursday 25th January  Shop some great goods from UAE-based vendors selling handmade and unique items at …

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It’s time to have an amazing weekend

It’s time to have an amazing weekend

It’s the weekend, so forget work and that to-do list because it’s time to have some fun. Don’t succumb to the January blues or waste a weekend away indoors – get up and get out to see what’s going on in …

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This is why more women should be taking up jiu jitsu

This is why more women should be taking up jiu jitsu

As the Abu Dhabi Grand Slam Jiu-Jitsu World Tour returns, we find out how the discipline is more gentle than it seems, and why more girls should take up the national sport of the UAE Billed as one of the …

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This tennis star is set to be a smash in the capital

This tennis star is set to be a smash in the capital

US tennis ace Serena Williams will hold court in the capital as the 10th edition of the Mubadala World Tennis Championship hosts a special women’s match for the first time in its history. Picking up the racket for the first time since the birth of …

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This successful event is helping grow the sport of tennis

This successful event is helping grow the sport of tennis

As the Mubadala World Tennis Championship celebrates a decade, we take a look at how this big sporting event is just as much about the community as the stars  When the Mubadala World Tennis Championship (MWTC) – then named Capitala …

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Love music? Check out these awesome venues

Love music? Check out these awesome venues

If you love live music, we’ve found the best places in the capital for your listening pleasure From jazz and Latin beats to rock and acapella, there are some great musical acts around. Here are our picks of top spots …

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Is this year’s tennis championship line-up the best ever?

Is this year’s tennis championship line-up the best ever?

The last two competitors for the Mubadala World Tennis Championship (MWTC) have been announced. Twelve-time Grand Slam winner Novak Djokovic and three-time Grand Slam winner Stan Wawrinka will join world number one Rafael Nadal, Pablo Carreño Busta, Dominic Thiem and …

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How this powerful poet is carrying on a legacy

How this powerful poet is carrying on a legacy

“The only way to change narratives and move forward and shatter misconceptions is through art; it’s the most powerful way to do it.” These are the words from award-winning spoken word artist Afra Atiq, who was recently presented the Gulf …

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This poet explains why your words are important

This poet explains why your words are important

University lecturer by day, poet by night, Jaysus talks spoken word in Abu Dhabi When Jaysus Zain, 26, moved here two years ago, he expected nothing in the way of a spoken word scene. After joining one of the UAE’s …

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