The 2011 champion and DDF ambassador becomes most successful player in 17-year history of event
February 24, 2017 - 16:25 GMT
Former champion and tenth seed Caroline Wozniacki made her second final in Dubai when she swept aside Latvia’s Anastasija Sevastova 6-3, 6-4 before an appreciative crowd at the Dubai Duty Free Women’s Open on Friday.
Shaikha Hayat bintAbdulaziz Al Khalifa (Photo: Bahrain News Agency)
February 24, 2017 - 15:43 GMT
The Kingdom of Bahrain looks to regain the GCC Women’s Games glory next month when the Fifth edition of the games takes place in Doha.
Gianni Infantino
February 24, 2017 - 15:39 GMT
One year after his last visit, FIFA President Gianni Infantino returned to Qatar last week for an Executive Football Summit. Designed to...
Qatar's Adel Hussein Abdulla
February 23, 2017 - 19:01 GMT
Nissan’s Adel Hussein Abdulla has won his FIA appeal and has belatedly been crowned the 2016 FIA T2 World Champion.
Los Blancos currently lead La Liga by a point from bitter rivals Barcelona, and have a game in hand, but the Frenchman is unmoved by such statistics
February 23, 2017 - 18:31 GMT
Los Blancos currently lead La Liga by a point from bitter rivals Barcelona, and have a game in hand, but the Frenchman is unmoved by such statistics
Qatar Olympic Committee logo
February 23, 2017 - 17:04 GMT
Qatar Olympic Committee (QOC) is hosting a training camp as part of "Shine", its Rio 2016 legacy project.
There will also be two in-season tests, the first in Bahrain on April 18 and 19 and more details announced later
February 23, 2017 - 16:27 GMT
Bahrain International Circuit (BIC) is getting all geared up to host this year’s biggest and most awaited event: the 2017 Formula 1 Gulf Air Bahrain...
Other women featured in the sportswear ad include Tunisian fencer and Olympics medalist Ines Boubakri, Emirati Parkour trainer Amal Mourad, Saudi singer Balqees Fathi and Jordanian boxer Arifa Bseiso.
February 23, 2017 - 15:37 GMT
"What will they say about you?" is a rhetorical question with which many women and girls in the Middle East are all too familiar...
Angelique Kerber
February 22, 2017 - 18:52 GMT
German Angelique Kerber turned in her best Dubai Tennis Championships performance by producing a 6-2, 6-3 defeat of Monica Puig on Wednesday.
Photo: Jordan Times
February 22, 2017 - 17:35 GMT
Jordan will host the first ever Arab Martial Arts Games later this year, underlining the country’s reputation as a safe and secure destination for staging major international events, the Jordan Olympic Committee News Service said on Sunday.
Painful condition doesn’t affect only tennis players (Photo:
February 22, 2017 - 16:48 GMT
Painful condition doesn’t affect only tennis players
Photo: Twitter
February 22, 2017 - 16:32 GMT
Argentinean superstar and FC Barcelona footballer Lionel Messi arrived in Egypt on Tuesday evening to launch the campaign Tour'n'Cure, a medical tourism program for the low-cost treatment of Hepatitis C patients in Egypt.
The Fatima bint Mubarak Ladies Sports Academy logo
February 22, 2017 - 16:16 GMT
In line with its mandate to advance Emirati women’s thinking, knowledge and learning in the realm of sports, the Fatima bint Mubarak Ladies Sports Academy, FBMA...
The Amir Cup champions Al-Kuwait Football Club celebrate with officials and fans. (Photo: Arab Times)
February 22, 2017 - 15:51 GMT
Al-Kuwait Football Club have been crowned champions of His Highness Amir Soccer Cup for the 13th time in the history of the competition.
Garbine Muguruza
February 21, 2017 - 17:41 GMT
A foot problem forced French Open winner Garbine Muguruza to retire, with the fifth seed lasting less than 30 minutes on Tuesday to exit her opening match at the Dubai Tennis Championships.
Mohammad Al-Sarraj (Photo:
February 21, 2017 - 17:36 GMT
Champion of the 2016 IMET Squash Open, Jordan’s Mohammad Al-Sarraj, won the 2017 Cronimet Squash Open, which took place in Skelleftea, Sweden.