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1. At the 2005 Dubai Championships, Federer and Agassi attracted worldwide headlines with a publicity stunt that saw the two tennis legends play on a helipad almost 220 meters above sea level at the hotel Burj al-Arab.

2. At the 2005 Dubai Championships, Federer and Agassi attracted worldwide headlines with a publicity stunt that saw the two men play on a helipad almost 220 meters above sea level at the hotel Burj al-Arab.

3. CSI3*-W Dubai Championships, UAE: FEI World Cup Qualifier: 5th (Larkhill Cruiser) - €3,100.

4. Murray then played in the Dubai Championships but suffered another quarter-final defeat to 18-year-old Borna Ćorić and as a result, Murray slipped to No. 5 behind Rafael Nadal and Kei Nishikori.

5. Hantuchová was then scheduled to play at the Qatar Open, the first Tier I event of the year, and the Dubai Championships, a Tier II event, but withdrew from both because of fatigue.

6. Seeded fourth, Hantuchová was upset by unseeded Andrea Petkovic in the quarterfinals, 6–4, 6–2. At the Medibank International in Sydney, Hantuchová fell to fifth seed and eventual champion Elena Dementieva in the second round, 2–6, 6–4, 2–6. Seeded 22nd at the Australian Open, Hantuchová fell to 16th seed and eventual semifinalist Li Na in the third round, 5–7, 6–3, 2–6. Hantuchová defeated Zhang Shuai, 6–0, 6–1, in the Fed Cup tie against China in Bratislava prior to the Dubai Championships.

7. However, Hantuchová was upset in the first round of the Qatar Ladies Open in Doha the following week by Simona Halep 3–6, 6–2, 7–6. At the Dubai Championships, she fell in the quarters to eventual finalist, Julia Görges, 6–4, 3–6, 4–6. Hantuchová then suffered relatively unsuccessful tournaments in Indian Wells and Miami.

8. He then appeared at the Dubai Championships, but came into the tournament with stomach cramps (due to food poisoning).

9. Although this knee problem was not associated with Nadal's right-knee tendonitis, it was serious enough to cause him to withdraw from the Dubai Championships a week later.

10. There she fell to the in-form Karolína Plíšková. From there she played at the Dubai Championships, also making the final there by beating Daria Kasatkina, Viktorija Golubic, Kateryna Bondarenko, Catherine Bellis and Anastasija Sevastova respectively before losing to Elina Svitolina in straight sets in the final.

11. Stosur then lost in the first round of the Dubai Championships against qualifier Annika Beck in three sets.

12. In the Dubai Championships, she defeated Lesia Tsurenko and ninth seed Barbora Strýcová in the opening rounds, before losing to Latvian Anastasija Sevastova in the third round.

13. Unseeded in the women´s singles draw of the Dubai Championships, she lost in the second round to eventual runner-up, Karolína Plíšková. She also lost her second round match in Doha to former No. 1, Venus Williams after failing to convert a match point.

14. At the Dubai Championships, he reached the second round to face the eventual champion Roger Federer and while he was a break above Federer in the first set, he lost twenty successive points and soon lost the match in straight sets.

15. After early round losses at the Thailand Open in singles and the Qatar Open in singles and doubles, Hsieh regained her form at the year's first Premier-5 event, the Dubai Championships.

16. Slovakia was still able to win the tie 3–2. At the Dubai Championships, Cibulková lost in the first round to Nadia Petrova.

17. In February, Errani qualified for Dubai Championships.

18. She failed to qualify for the Dubai Championships.

19. She failed to qualify for the Dubai Championships.

20. Then she made an impressive run into the semifinals of Dubai Championships without dropping a set before falling to Elena Rybakina in two tie-break sets.

21. Following the tournament, Kuznetsova's ranking dropped to world No. 4. Kuznetsova was seeded second for the Dubai Championships but fell in a third round upset to qualifier and No. 99 ranked Regina Kulikova.

22. She reached the semifinals at the Hobart International and made it to the third round at the Australian Open, losing to eventual finalist Petra Kvitová. Her next breakthrough came at the Dubai Championships.

23. She played her first main draw of the year at the Dubai Championships, where she made her first Premier 5-quarterfinal and extended her main-draw win streak at all levels to 17 matches.

24. It was at the Shenzhen Longhua Open, but lost together with Han Xinyun from You Xiaodi and Nina Stojanović. At the Dubai Championships, Zhu made one of her biggest win, defeating reigning Doha champion Elise Mertens, but lost in second round from Lesia Tsurenko.

25. At the 2005 Dubai Championships, Federer and Agassi attracted worldwide headlines with a publicity stunt that saw the two men play on a helipad almost 220 meters above sea level at the hotel Burj al-Arab.