On the eve of the FIS Alpine World Ski Championships, American Lindsey Vonn talked openly about the highs and lows of her life and career – even sharing her thoughts on indoor skiing in Dubai. Adam Szreter reports from St Moritz
Tiger Woods paid a visit to the iconic Burj Al Arab ahead of the 2017 Omega Dubai Desert Classic (2-5 February), where he will be hoping to add a third title to the two tournaments he won in 2006 and 2008.The former world no. 1 famously hit golf balls from the luxury hotel’s helipad in 2004 and was back there again this year, taking a helicopter tour of the city alongside HE Saeed Hareb, Secretary General of Dubai Sports Council.Woods plans to open his own specially-designed 18-hole championship golf course in Dubai in 2019.
Get set for five days of action-packed racing as the world’s best riders compete in the fourth edition of the Dubai Tour. From 31 January to 4 February, the likes of star sprinter Mark Cavendish, defending champion Marcel Kittel and Olympic gold medallist Elia Viviani will go head to head over 865km and five stages in the battle to win the Circle of Stars