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Phil Mickelson continues to pay a heavy price for chasing Saudi payday

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In his newly published and excellent book Tiger and Phil: Golf’s Most Fascinating Rivalry, Bob Harig describes the scene in the scoring tent at the conclusion of the 2002 US PGA Championship. That Rich Beem makes no w...

Newcastle kit sharing Saudi colours would be sportswashing, Amnesty says

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Newcastle United wearing the colours of Saudi Arabia’s national football side on their away shirt next season would be “clear evidence” of sportswashing by the Gulf regime, Amnesty International has said. Leaked image...

Saudi Aramco overtakes Apple as world’s most valuable company

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Apple has lost its crown as the world’s most valuable company to the oil giant Saudi Aramco, as soaring commodity prices swell profits at energy companies and technology stocks continue to slide. In a sign that the ol...

Players taking Saudi money for weak events is a bad look for golf

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Despite Lee Westwood’s claims, golfers have not been singled out for special attention during dalliances with Saudi Arabia. In fact the ease with which the Saudis have breezed into the golf scene – both male and femal...

Khashoggi row goes unmentioned as Erdoğan seeks to boost Saudi trade ties

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With awkward embraces and fixed grins, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and Mohammed bin Salman struck a pose of reconciliation. For the past three years, the presence of the Turkish leader and the Saudi crown prince in the same ...

Disney is refusing to cut LGBTQ scene in Doctor Strange 2, Saudi Arabia says

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Saudi Arabia has asked Disney to cut “LGBTQ references” from Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness before it can be screened in the kingdom, an official said on Monday – but denied earlier reports that the film ...

F1 will continue to speak out after Saudi chaos, says Drivers’ Association chair

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The chair of the Grand Prix Drivers’ Association, Alex Wurz, has put F1 on notice that its drivers will no longer stay silent on issues such as where the sport races after they considered boycotting the Saudi Arabian ...

Saudi Arabian Grand Prix to go ahead as planned despite Houthi missile attack

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F1 has confirmed the Saudi Arabian Grand Prix will go ahead as planned after Yemen’s Houthi rebels claimed responsibility for a missile attack on an oil facility less than 10 miles from the circuit. But in a four-hour...

Max Verstappen holds off Charles Leclerc to win thrilling Saudi Arabian GP

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After a weekend where drama off track had dominated, the Saudi Arabian Grand Prix finally managed to put the racing centre stage. At the front was a command performance, the enthralling, nip and tuck of a fight where ...

Saudi bid for Chelsea fails as Boehly and Broughton groups remain frontrunners

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The process of deciding upon a new owner for Chelsea took a step forward on Thursday after a Saudi Arabian consortium was removed from the running. The Saudi Media Group, led by the Chelsea fan Mohamed Alkhereiji, was...

F1 faces calls to quit Saudi Arabia while prisoner’s family asks Hamilton to help

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The human rights group Reprieve has demanded Formula One ends its association with Saudi Arabian sportswashing after the family of a teenager sentenced to death wrote to Lewis Hamilton pleading with him to speak out o...

Saudi Arabia expands its sportswashing ambitions to the world of gaming

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Saudi Arabia has grand plans to become a powerhouse in the world of eSports and gaming. The kingdom’s sovereign wealth fund – a $500bn entity chaired by Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman – announced a new gaming compa...

Saudi Aramco to increase oil production to meet global demand

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Saudi Arabia’s state oil company said it would increase spending on oil production to meet rising global demand, as it reported a doubling of profits in 2021. Saudi Aramco – the world’s largest oil exporter and one of...

What would increasing Saudi Arabian oil production mean for the climate?

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Why are Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates being asked to pump more oil? Western powers are looking for ways to keep the pressure on Russia during its invasion of Ukraine. Some countries have committed to phasi...

The Saudi regime just executed 81 people – so why is Boris Johnson cosying up to it?

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Did Boris Johnson feel a flicker of alarm when the news broke that Saudi Arabia had executed 81 men just days before his in trip to meet Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman? The prime minister is not famed for being a ma...

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