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Al-Thumama Stadium
Al-Thumama stadium, 12 kilometres (7.5 miles) south of central Doha, and inspired by the lace-like Islamic gahfiya cap, will seat 40,000 fans in the Gulf nation, the most controversial hosts in a generation.
Iraq-UAE World Cup qualifier match
A TV journalist who allegedly leaked pre-match comments between an Emirates-Iraq game for the World Cup qualifiers has been jailed in the UAE
Lusail stadium - GETTY
The Lusail Stadium is about 20 kilometres (12 miles) from the capital Doha and will host a number of matches during the tournament, including the final.
Scotland Oman T20 - GETTY
Oman, who won the toss and opted to bat, got off to a terrible start when Jatinder Singh was out second ball following a run-out mix-up which left him and opener Aqib Ilyas at the same end.
John Nicolson of the Scottish National Party
John Nicolson, the Scottish National Party MP who made the remark, is a member of the Commons' Digital, Culture, Media and Sport select committee.
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The UAE is to host football's Club World Cup early next year after Japan pulled out from holding the competition given Covid-19.
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The tense 2-1 semi-final victory for Al-Hilal saw a red card for rivals Al-Nassr and Saudi international Salem Al-Dawasri score the winner.
Saudi Arabia is due to host its first ever Formula 1 Grand Prix in December [Getty]
Saudi authorities have issued restrictive new rules on what women and men can wear at the kingdom's inaugural Grand Prix due to be held in Jeddah in December.
Afghanistan's cricket team
Afghanistan's cricket team risks being excluded from international sports fixtures following the Taliban's takeover, with Cricket Australia threatening to scrap next month's match.
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Oman have the home advantage in just their second T20 World Cup and Maqsood believes the spinners in the team can do the trick at Al Amerat ground.