October 03, 2015 - 22:47 GMT
China won the 28th FIBA men's Asia Championship Saturday after defeating Philippines 78-67 in the tourney's final match.
Adidas call for FIFA reforms but no call for Blatter to quit
October 03, 2015 - 18:58 GMT
FIFA sponsor adidas called Saturday for "fundamental changes" to football's governing body but in contrast to other major sponsors is not urging its president Joseph Blatter to step down.
Blatter stands firm despite Coca Cola, Visa and McDonald's demanding resignation
October 03, 2015 - 18:02 GMT
Sepp Blatter has decided not to relinquish his position as FIFA president despite its sponsors' mounting calls for the embattled chief's resignation, his US lawyer has confirmed.
October 03, 2015 - 17:54 GMT
Holder Iran lost to host China 70-57 in the 2015 FIBA Asia Championship semis in Changsha on Friday.
Queen Rania stands beside FIFA president Sepp Blatter after receiving the FIFA Presidential Award during the World Player Gala 2009
October 02, 2015 - 22:04 GMT
Her Majesty Queen Rania has stressed the importance of hosting the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup, which she described as “a historic, national achievement and source of pride for all Jordanians”.
Sepp Blatter
October 02, 2015 - 21:32 GMT
Two of Fifa's longest-serving sponsors have called for the 79-year-old to step down after the Swiss authorities opened criminal proceedings against him
Dzeko and Salah join Roma permanently
October 02, 2015 - 13:41 GMT
The loan recruits from Manchester City and Chelsea have now completed full transfers, while Iago Falque also made his deal permanent
October 02, 2015 - 13:27 GMT
Lebanon bowed out of the Asian Championship Thursday after losing at the hands of the Philippines 82-70 in the quarterfinals. The Cedars.
The event will present players the opportunity to meet and play with and against the 2013 Wimbledon Champion Marion Bartoli
October 01, 2015 - 21:37 GMT
Dubai will host the world’s first 24-hour tennis marathon in November with different teams representing companies from the UAE, comprising local and international players, will compete in the day-night-day event.
Hadi Norouzi (Press TV)
October 01, 2015 - 15:58 GMT
Iranian football player Hadi Norouzi has lost his life after suffering a heart attack, in what has been described as the second tragedy to strike the Islamic Republic’s soccer in nearly a month.
FIFA accepted to switch Oman's 2018 World Cup qualifier against India from the Seeb Sports Stadium to the Sultan Qaboos Sports Complex
October 01, 2015 - 15:53 GMT
Following a request from the Oman Football Association (OFA), the FIFA has accepted to switch the forthcoming 2018 World Cup qualifier against India from the Seeb Sports Stadium to the Sultan Qaboos Sports Complex (SQSC).