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Comment: An 'open' Saudi Arabia has nothing to do with hosting sporting events, and everything to do with transparency and accountability, writes Anthony Harwood.

Portuguese motorcycle rider killed during Saudi Arabia's Dakar Rally

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Portuguese motorcycle rider killed during Saudi Arabia's Dakar Rally

Paulo Goncalves died in a fall after seventh stage of the gruelling motorsport event, held for the first time in Saudi Arabia.

Saudi Arabia to stage first women's pro golf event

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Saudi Arabia to stage first women's pro golf event

Saudi Arabia will host a professional women's golf tournament in 2020, despite boycotts by golf superstars Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy earlier ...

Joshua beats Ruiz in controversial Saudi Arabia fight

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Joshua beats Ruiz in controversial Saudi Arabia fight

The fight was played out to a backdrop of concerns that Saudi Arabia was using this and other big sporting events to divert attention from its ...

Sam Hamad

Joshua-Ruiz rematch puts Saudi sportswashing back in the ring

Comment: Lured by vast sums of money, the boxing elite has opted to bury its head in the sand when it comes to Saudi Arabia's shameful record, writes Sam Hamad.

The New Arab

British boxing fans flood Riyadh for Joshua-Ruiz rematch

Around 5,000 tickets have been sold to British fans so far to attend the controversial rematch in Saudi Arabia.

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Man attempts mid-air escape from London-Riyadh flight

A man who reportedly suffered a panic attack was restrained by his fellow travellers when he attempted to open a plane's door while it was ...

The New Arab

‘Money talks’: Anthony Joshua slammed for Saudi boxing match

British boxing champion Anthony Joshua has been under growing criticism for his decision to fight in Saudi Arabia, with Amnesty saying he could ...

MbS plugs economic vision at Ruiz v Joshua presser

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MbS plugs economic vision at Ruiz v Joshua presser

Heavyweight boxers Andy Ruiz and Anthony Joshua kicked off the promotional tour for their upcoming rematch with a news conference ...

Wilson Dizard

Joshua-Ruiz rematch must not be held in Saudi Arabia

Comment: Holding the Joshua-Ruiz rematch, itself a problematic event, in Saudi Arabia will be an act of complicity in the kingdom's ...

Mayweather 'received $2m' to hype Pacquiao Saudi Arabia <em>rematch</em>

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Mayweather 'received $2m' to hype Pacquiao Saudi Arabia rematch

Will Floyd Mayweather fight Manny Pacquiao in Saudi Arabia? Probably not, but Mayweather says the bout that will never be is still making him ...

Anthony Joshua, Andy Ruiz Jr to <em>rematch</em> in Saudi

The New Arab

Anthony Joshua, Andy Ruiz Jr to rematch in Saudi

British champion boxer Anthony Joshua and Andy Ruiz Jr will face off in Saudi Arabia in December for a rematch.

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