World champion Lewis Hamilton swept to victory in the Bahrain Grand Prix Sunday for his third win in the first four races of the Formula One season.
A former Egyptian Football Association chairman has accused ex-FIFA Vice-President Jack Warner of seeking a bribe to help garner votes for Egypt’s ill-fated bid to host the 2010 World Cup...
The Port Said Criminal Court referred on Sunday 11 defendants to the Grand Mufti to issue an opinion on sentencing them to death over murder charges during stadium violence which erupted in the canal city of Port Said in February 2012.
Reigning Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton admitted that Italian rivals Ferrari has a great race pace, and will be 'very hard to beat' in the Bahrain Grand Prix on Sunday.
World number one Novak Djokovic secured a convincing straight sets win over 14-time Grand Slam champion Rafael Nadal to reach the Monte Carlo Open final on Saturday.
April 18, 2015
Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton in a Mercedes claims pole position for Sunday's Bahrain Grand Prix.
Following directives from the Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Royal Charity Organization (RCO) Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa, RCO Secretary-General Dr. Mustafa Al-Sayed signed, on behalf of RCO, a renewal agreement with Real Madrid in Spain in the famous Santiago Bernabeu Stadium,
The Cairo Criminal Court postponed on Saturday the trial of 16 defendants accused of involvement in February's deadly football violence to May 18, during the trial's first session.
Reigning Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton lost to his teammate Nico Rosberg as the German recorded the fastest time in second practice at the Bahrain Grand Prix.
April 17, 2015
Manchester City possess the best squad in the English Premier League and should have rewarded their Abu Dhabi owners with a third English Premier League title, according to ex-Blues boss Sven-Goran Eriksson.
The Potters have signed two players from the Catalans in recent years and now look set to acquire a third, with the 19-year-old closing in on a move to the Britannia Stadium
The Brazil icon maintains that it's difficult to compare the two players but feels the Argentina star has the edge because of his added ability to create from deep
Mercedes racer Nico Rosberg has claimed that it is important for him to finish ahead of his teammate Lewis Hamilton for the first time this season at Sunday's Bahrain Grand Prix.
April 16, 2015
Novak Djokovic was named Sportsman of the Year at the Laureus World Sports Awards in Shanghai. The Serb tennis player also won the award in 2012.
Qatar-based television network Al Jazeera and Spanish broadcaster Mediapro have partnered to launch beIN Sports channel.
Unbeaten US boxing champion Floyd Mayweather has revealed that his highly anticipated bout with Filipino boxer and politician Manny Pacquiao would be followed by just one more fight because he no longer enjoys the sport.
The UAE can be regional pioneers in women’s football after recently breaking top 100 in the world rankings, according to the Whites Ladies’ right back Nehwal Abdul Aziz.
UAE coach Mahdi Ali said he needs “everyone’s backing” if his team are to qualify for the 2018 Fifa World Cup in Russia.
April 15, 2015
Ricardo Quaresma and Jackson Martinez scored for the home side but Thiago was able to grab a vital away goal for the visitors
Luis Enrique's men take three away goals back to Camp Nou thanks to the Brazilian and Uruguayan attackers
Mohamed Salah greeted his former teammate at Basel and upcoming rival Aleksandar Dragovic ahead of the match between Fiorentina and Dynamo Kyiv in the Europa League.
A backheeled goal by the Algeria legend helped the Portuguese side to their first European title in 1987 – but he had to disobey the coach’s instructions to score it
While the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) is yet to officially name a coach for the senior national team, the Super Eagles in preparation for Afcon 2017 in Gabon...
The new Paris Saint-Germain's (PSG) advertisement campaign with Ooredoo is the most significant TV ad the club has had in the past years and it will help develop...
Famed for his unusual pronouncements, the ever-unpredictable Eric Cantona said on Tuesday that Paris Saint-German and Argentina midfielder Javier Pastore is the best player in world football.
April 14, 2015
The Slovenian produced some terrific first-half saves to keep the holders at bay as another feisty Calderon clash finished goalless
The Chilean's second-half penalty was all that separated the sides in Turin in the first leg of their quarter-final tie
The French Open will increase this spring's prize money payout to a record 28 million euros (29.7 million dollars), up three million euros, as the financial arms race continues at the four grand slam events.
Qatar received a difficult draw for the 2018 World Cup on Tuesday as they embark on their final attempt to qualify for the tournament before hosting it in 2022.
Spanish giants Real Madrid qualified for the semi-finals of the Hamdan Bin Mohammad Under-18 International Football Tournament with a whopping 8-0 win over Al Wasl, while Dubai Club held Al Nasr 2-2 on the third day at the Dubai Police Officers Club on Sunday.
Filipino politician and boxer Manny Pacquiao is following a rigorous training routine ahead of his mega-bout with unbeaten US boxer Floyd Mayweather, and he has been using only his left hand to stop his opponents while sparring.
April 13, 2015
The Barcelona star admitted that injuries and issues off the pitch affected his performance but said those days are now over
Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini has claimed responsibility for his side's steady decline in the Premier League, which has now threatened their spot for the Champions League next season.
An Italian businesswoman visiting the Kingdom is eyeing Saudi investors to participate in the reconstruction of a football stadium at a cost of 45 million euros in the Italian city of Avellino.
Shaikh Nahyan Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Chairman of the Abu Dhabi Sports Council (ADSC) approved and ratified using the new logo of ADSC.
Lekhwiya Sports Club sealed Sunday his fourth Qatar Stars League and second in two years after defeating Al Ahli 3-1.
April 12, 2015
Sunday's loss at Old Trafford was the Premier League champions' second in six days, leaving their title challenge in tatters and now in a scrap to qualify for the Champions League
After an early wobble with Sergio Aguero's opener, the home side roared back with Ashley Young and Michael Carrick particularly influential in a dominant derby win
Top seed Novak Djokovic has few doubts that whatever his physical, mental and motivational worries, Rafael Nadal will rise to the occasion on clay as the Monte Carlo Masters began on Sunday.
The Blues boss says his blueprint is aimed at building a team that will benefit the club in the long-term
Head of Iran Football Federation has secured a contract with Portuguese manager of Iran football national squad Carlos Queiroz in Saturday’s session.
April 11, 2015
Manchester City fans in the UAE have been invited to watch Sundayâ€™s Manchester derby with fierce rivals United on a big screen at Zayed Sports City in Abu Dhabi.
Filipino politician and boxer Manny Pacquiao is hoping to share the 'word of God' with Floyd Mayweather and teach the American to be a good person after their highly anticipated May 2 bout in Las Vegas concludes.
Manchester City football team manager Manuel Pellegrini has insisted that they are not a mess or a disaster ahead of their Premier League derby on Sunday against Manchester United, despite their dramatic fall to the fourth place in the table.
Lekhwiya will aim to wrap up the Qatar Stars League (QSL) title when they take on Al Ahli at the Abdullah bin Khalifa Stadium tomorrow.
April 10, 2015
The Argentine has suggested the Swiss - who has been in charge of the world football governing body since 1998 - is running afraid
Scotland will take on 2022 World Cup hosts Qatar at Easter Road in a warm-up ahead of the Euro qualifier with the Republic of Ireland in Dublin on June 13.
A resolution by the International Labour Organization (ILO) to postpone until November a decision to investigate Qatar on charges of violating...
The Morroccan will miss both legs of the Champions League quarter-final against Porto with a hamstring injury after limping off against Bayer Leverkusen
April 9, 2015
A Ghanaian representative claims that the method used in selecting Gabon as host of the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations was ambiguous
Fiorentina’s super striker Mohamed Salah has contributed 60 thousand Euros to Florence Muslim community in the team’s headquarters in Tuscany region, offering them a chance to repair the mosques in the Italian western province.
Confederation of African Football (CAF) yesterday in Cairo, Egypt, placed Nigeria in Group G of the 2017 African Nations Cup qualifying series, just as it picked 2012 joint hosts, Gabon, to stage the 2017 edition.
Fifa presidential candidate Luis Figo has disputed the Confederation of African Football's claim that all the continent's 54 votes will go to Sepp Blatter in the elections on 29 May.
Portugal football team captain Cristiano Ronaldo and Argentina skipper Lionel Messi may have won many accolades in football but when it comes to having a unique identity of their own, they cannot trump Swedish striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic.
April 8, 2015
European heavyweights Real Madrid, AC Milan and Valencia will join five Dubai clubs at the Fifth Hamdan Bin Mohammad Under-18 International Football Tournament to be held at the Dubai Police Officers Club from April 10 to 19.
Marka, a public joint stock company focused on the growing sports, retail and hospitality sector in the UAE, will bring the UEFA Champions League Experience for the first time to the region next month.
Soccer federation president dismisses says ban would 'harm the whole organization,' ahead of meeting with PA minister Jibril Rajoub.
A new study found there was no significant difference in glycogen recovery when cyclists ate fast food after a workout versus when they ingested traditional sports supplements such as Gatorade, Powerbar and Clif products.
The west African nation will stage the event after Libya lost hosting rights due to concerns over security
Russia's budget for the 2018 World Cup is being cut by 4 percent by scrapping 25 luxury hotels.
April 7, 2015
Alessandro Matri opened the scoring and Roberto Pereyra doubled the Serie A leaders' advantage right on half-time before Leonardo Bonucci sealed a remarkable comeback
Britain number one Andy Murray has climbed back to third spot in the world rankings after reaching Miami Open final, while Rafael Nadal slipped to his worst position in two years, having slumped to fifth in the rankings.
The Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy (SC) will reveal the new design for Al Rayyan Stadium at a special ceremony on April 22 at Ali bin Abdullah Fort in Al Rayyan.
FIFA presidential candidate Prince Ali bin Al Hussein accused Sepp Blatter of turning the presidency into a personal fiefdom as he unveiled his manifesto for the role on Monday.
African football will have to get through an unusually large load of serious business but their congress in Cairo this week will nevertheless be overshadowed by the latest stop in the election campaign for the FIFA presidency, writes Reuters.
FIFA vice-president Prince Ali bin Al Hussein pledged in his manifesto published Monday to attract sponsors again by restoring credibility of football's ruling body if he is elected its president next month.
April 6, 2015
Turkish top football division Spor Toto Super League match between Fenerbahce and Bursaspor on April 13, Monday has been postponed, Turkish Football Federation
The Confederation of African Football confirmed on Sunday that Morocco will be able to play in the qualifiers for the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations.
The Bianconeri boss has admitted the Egyptian attacker could trouble his side, but he remains hopeful of overturning their first-leg defeat
Sports Speaker MENA have announced that another fantastic evening of entertainment has been lined-up with former England and Liverpool defender Jamie Carragher coming to Bahrain
April 5, 2015
Novak Djokovic beat Andy Murray for the seventh time in a row, inflicting a 7-6 (7-3), 4-6, 6-0 defeat on the Scot in Sunday's final of the Miami Masters.
A senior Iranian sports official has recently announced that the country's authorities have partially lifted a ban on women to attend men's sports matches, a report said.