February 05, 2016 - 23:28 GMT
The first ever "Female Sports Media Forum" took place at Al Jawaher Reception and Convention Centre in Sharjah last Wednesday, held on the sidelines of the third Arab Women Sports Tournament 2016 (AWST), and focused on the challenges faced by women in media.
February 05, 2016 - 23:25 GMT
Brazil's sports minister says the possibility of canceling the Rio de Janeiro Olympics because of the outbreak of the Zika virus "is not in discussion,"according to AP.
February 05, 2016 - 23:22 GMT
The Women Arab Sports Tournament (AWST), being hosted by Sharjah from February 2 -12th, saw more victory for the UAE in volleyball on its third day with Al Wasl wining against Lebanon's Al Qalmoun 3-0, while Jordan's Olympic won against Palestine's Ebdaa 3-0.
February 05, 2016 - 23:19 GMT
The African football confederation CAF will back Sheikh Salman Bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa of Bahrain for the presidential
February 04, 2016 - 17:06 GMT
Parliament members from Port Said have voiced their objection to President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi's call for dialogue with the Ultras football fan groups.
Palestine football team
February 04, 2016 - 16:06 GMT
Belgium maintained first place and Hungary rose to a best ever 19th in the latest football world rankings issued Thursday by the ruling body FIFA, with most changes coming in the lower regions.
February 04, 2016 - 15:40 GMT
The volleyball team of Sharjah Ladies Club, SLC, came first in the volleyball competition in the 3rd Arab Women Sports Tournament, AWST, hosted by Sharjah from February 2nd...
Seven-time champion Roger Federer is a hugely popular player with fans at the Dubai Championship
February 04, 2016 - 01:04 GMT
Dubai Duty Free wishes Swiss ace a speedy recovery after he is ruled out following knee surgery
Al Ahly fans who had traveled from across Egypt to watch the game up close, left the city 74 fans short
February 04, 2016 - 00:57 GMT
The Ultras Ahlawy fan group reiterated demands for retribution this week, four years after a football stadium turned into a crime scene and over 70 people were killed in the Egyptian city of Port Said in February 2012.
Source: @Sharjahnews
February 03, 2016 - 18:06 GMT
H.H. Sheikha Jawaher bint Mohammed Al Qasimi, Chairperson of the Supreme Council for Family Affairs, Wife of H.H. the Ruler of Sharjah, opened the 3rd Arab Women Sports Tournament yesterday evening at the Sharjah Equestrian and Racing Club.
UEFA general secretary Gianni Infantino takes part in a press conference at Wembley stadium in London on February 1, 2016. A stellar cast of football figures including Jose Mourinho and Luis Figo appeared in support of Gianni Infantino's FIFA presidential bid at an event at London's Wembley Stadium.
February 03, 2016 - 15:24 GMT
The football federations of 2018 World Cup hosts Russia, Denmark and Moldova were the latest on Wednesday to announce their support of Gianni Infantino in his bid for the presidency of the world governing body FIFA.
The tournament was launched by the SLC in 2012 with the participation of only 12 countries
February 03, 2016 - 15:05 GMT
A seven-member team has been picked by the Oman Athletics Association (OAA) to take part in the Arab Women Sports Tournament (AWST), which began in Sharjah, UAE on Tuesday.
February 03, 2016 - 02:04 GMT
President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi called upon 10 members of the Al-Ahly Sporting Club Ultras Ahlawy (UA) to intervene among disgruntled members of the fan base to urge them to observe judicial proceedings in the Port Said stadium riots.
Roma's midfielder from Egypt Mohamed Salah celebrates after scoring during the Serie A football match between Sassuolo and AS Roma at
February 03, 2016 - 01:55 GMT
Egypt winger Mohamed Salah ended a seven-match goal drought in the Italian Serie A to set AS Roma on their way to a 2-0 victory over Sassuolo on Tuesday.
Source: Marca
February 02, 2016 - 19:12 GMT
Former Gouna player Amro Tarek becomes the first ever Egyptian player to join the Major League Soccer in the USA
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February 02, 2016 - 18:52 GMT
The first ever Female Sports Journalist Forum is taking place at the Al Jawaher Reception and Convention Centre during the third Arab Women Sports Tournament, AWST 2016, being hosted in Sharjah from February 2nd to 12th.