From F1 to CR7, oil-rich Saudi Arabia’s sports shopping spree

The Daily Star – AFP, Riyadh

Al Nassr’s surprise capture of football superstar Cristiano Ronaldo is the latest in a string of high-profile sports acquisitions by oil-rich Saudi Arabia.
The conservative Gulf monarchy, often criticised over its human rights record, is attempting to burnish its image and attract foreign interest as it diversifies its economy away from oil.Read more on The Daily Star

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