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Iranian basketball coach Mehran Hatami (center) (Photo: Press TV)
January 16, 2017 - 17:27 GMT
The Islamic Republic of Iran Basketball Federation (IRIBF) has named Mehran Hatami as the head coach of Iran men's national basketball...
Real Madrid's crown slipped on Sunday in the Sanchez Pizjuan stadium but coach Zidane and captain Sergio Ramos believe they have the quality and the stamina to rid out the blip.
January 16, 2017 - 16:40 GMT
Real Madrid's crown slipped on Sunday in the Sanchez Pizjuan stadium but coach Zidane and captain Sergio Ramos believe they have the quality and the stamina to rid out the blip.
Egypt national football team
January 16, 2017 - 16:20 GMT
Egypt return to the African Nations Cup finals for the first time in seven years and are eager to prove their credentials as one of the tournament...
Iranian volleyball player Mir Saeid Marouf Lakrani (Photo: Press TV)
January 16, 2017 - 15:15 GMT
Captain of Iran men's national volleyball team Mir Saeid Marouf Lakrani is facing an indefinite ban after being charged by the Islamic Republic of Iran Volleyball Federation (IRIVF) for using offensive language.
Senegal's players celebrate at the end of the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations group B football match between Tunisia and Senegal in Franceville on January 15, 2017.
KHALED DESOUKI / AFP
January 15, 2017 - 22:04 GMT
The Liverpool striker scored his country's opening goal from the penalty spot as they made a winning start at the Africa Cup of Nations
Egypt's Argentinian coach Hector Raul Cuper looks on during a training session in Port-Gentil on January 14, 2017, during the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations football tournament in Gabon.
Justin TALLIS / AFP
January 15, 2017 - 19:07 GMT
The Pharaohs’ coach Héctor Cúper warned the national team against speaking to the media before their first match against Mali in the Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) on Tuesday...
Algeria's forward Riyad Mahrez (back) celebrates with Algeria's midfielder Nabil Bentaleb after scoring a goal during the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations group B football match between Algeria and Zimbabwe in Franceville on January 15, 2017.
KHALED DESOUKI / AFP
January 15, 2017 - 18:43 GMT
The Algerian football team tied 2-2 against its Zimbabwean counterpart Sunday, in Franceville, in the first day of The 2017 African Cup of Nations (Group B) in Gabon (14 January-5 February).
Jibril Rajoub
January 15, 2017 - 17:16 GMT
In a wide-ranging interview Ramallah, Rajoub spoke about the six settlement clubs, the international peace conference in Paris, and internal Palestinian reconciliation.
City Football Schools gives the younger generation in Abu Dhabi an opportunity to improve their football skills, stay healthy, make friends and have lots of fun in a positive and friendly learning environment.
January 15, 2017 - 16:35 GMT
Young footballers from the UAE discovered exactly what life is like as an English Premier League player during a visit to Manchester City FC.
Saudi Arabia national football team
January 15, 2017 - 15:53 GMT
Saudi national football team beat Cambodia 7-2 in a friendly match held at Sheikh Zayed Sports City in Abu-Dhabi yesterday as part of the Saudi team's preparatory camp in preparation for the away phase of world cup 2018 qualifying tournament.
The 2018 tournament will also be held at Dubai Opera from June 5th-9th
January 14, 2017 - 22:12 GMT
Dubai Opera will host the 2017 Professional Squash Association (PSA) Dubai World Series Finals from 6th to 10th June, the first sporting event to be staged at the state-of-the-art cultural arena.
Zamalek team
January 14, 2017 - 22:07 GMT
Egyptian Premiere League outfits Zamalek and Ismaily were banned from registering new players during the current winter transfer window due to their ongoing...
Mohamed El-Shorbagy
January 14, 2017 - 22:00 GMT
Seven Egyptian squash players remain in the second round of the men’s competition of the J.P. Morgan Tournament of Champions. The second round is being held from 14-15 January, and the winners will move on to the quarterfinals.
All funds raised from the 2017 Ooredoo Marathon will be donated to Reach Out To Asia.
January 14, 2017 - 21:54 GMT
The fifth Ooredoo Marathon took place on Friday, with hundreds of runners from across Qatar taking part in a number of different races.
The issue of the six West Bank clubs remains in limbo
January 13, 2017 - 12:19 GMT
FIFA postponed a controversial decision on the fate of the six Israeli football clubs based in the West Bank at a meeting of the FIFA Council, the world football organization’s top decision-making body, held on Monday and Tuesday.
Photo: Qatar News Agency
January 13, 2017 - 12:10 GMT
Sheikh Joaan bin Hamad al-Thani was yesterday re-elected president of the Qatar Olympic Committee for the 2017-2020 term. Dr Thani bin Abdulrahman al-Kuwari is the new secretary-general.