Friday, November 23, 2012

Manipal University, Dubai is proud to host its first inter-university sports festival between 25th November to 6th December 2012.

The festival will be held on our new grounds and will welcome seven esteemed universities based in U.A.E  to be a part of this sports event, namely; American University of Sharjah (AUS), Middlesex University, Skyline University College, Bits Pilani, Dubai, Herriot Watt University, University of Wollongong and Gulf Medical University (GMU).

“The whole idea of the event is to be able to showcase our well built infrastructure across 750,000 sqft and be able to provide our players with an international standard of sports facilities; we aim to make every participant feel that it’s a well organized event. We want them to play to the best of their ability and have a great experience at the same time.” says Mr. Krishnakumar, Head of facilities at Manipal University, Dubai.

Over the duration of nine days, Manipal Dubai Sports Fest will host the following sporting events; cricket, football, basketball, volleyball, throw ball, badminton and table tennis for men and women.

We have a lot to look forward to! Good luck to all our players, may the best team win. 

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