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Karim Abdel Gawad
January 19, 2017 - 21:36 GMT
Karim Abdel Gawad was the only Egyptian who qualified for the men’s final match at the 2017 J.P. Morgan Tournament of Champions, after he defeated England’s James Willstrop in the semifinals by 3-0 (11-6/11-8/11-6).
Tunisia's midfielder Youssef Msakni (L) gives a thumbs-up next to Algeria's defender Aissa Mandi at the end of the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations group B football match between Algeria and Tunisia in Franceville on January 19, 2017.
KHALED DESOUKI / AFP
January 19, 2017 - 21:08 GMT
Two defensive howlers left Algeria on the brink of elimination from the African Nations Cup as they lost 2-1 to neighbours Tunisia on Thursday in their second Group B match in Gabon.
Malek Jaziri
January 19, 2017 - 16:55 GMT
Tunisian tennis player Malek Jaziri (world’s 56th) qualified for the third round of Australian Open after defeating Kazakh Alexander Bublik (world’s 207th) 6-2, 6-3, 7-5 at the second round played on Wednesday.
Sherif Ekramy
January 19, 2017 - 15:44 GMT
Egypt and Ahly goalkeeper Sherif Ekramy has recovered from a hamstring injury he sustained last week in time to join Thursday's training.
Fatma Al Nabhani
January 19, 2017 - 15:34 GMT
Omani sensation Fatma Al Nabhani tasted success both in the singles and doubles competitions of the $15,000 ITF Pro Circuit tournament in Egypt.
Maedeh Borhani (Photo: tasnimnews.com)
January 18, 2017 - 18:09 GMT
Iran's first two women volleyball players to compete outside the Islamic Republic joined Bulgarian club Shumen this month, a move which has taken years of negotiation...
The counter-terrorism post has been filled by a former inspector from Greater Manchester Police's specialist search unit, according to the BBC
January 18, 2017 - 17:34 GMT
Manchester United have appointed a full-time counter-terrorism manager as part of increased matchday security measures at Old Trafford.
Algeria national football team
January 18, 2017 - 16:36 GMT
The Algerian football team has no alternative but winning against Tunisia in their African Cup of Nations Gr. B clash on Thursday at the Stadium of Franceville (5 PM).
An injury to first-choice shot-stopper Ahmed El-Shenawy meant the veteran set a new record as he took the field against Mali
January 18, 2017 - 16:24 GMT
An injury to first-choice shot-stopper Ahmed El-Shenawy meant the veteran set a new record as he took the field against Mali
Kuwait Football Association headquarters
January 18, 2017 - 15:38 GMT
The Gulf Cup Federation (GCF) has commended Kuwait's significant role in sports and its effective contribution to the development of Gulf football.
Mali's goalkeeper Oumar Sissoko (C-R) saves a shot on goal by Egypt's forward Marwan Mohsen (C-L) next to Mali's defender Ousmane Coulibaly (L) and Mali's midfielder Mamoutou N'Diaye (R) during the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations group D football match between Mali and Egypt in Port-Gentil on January 17, 2017.
Justin TALLIS / AFP
January 17, 2017 - 21:31 GMT
Egypt defended stoutly but failed to launch their trademark counter attacks to settle for a 0-0 draw with Mali in their first African Cup of Nations clash in seven years on Tuesday.
Photo: Daily News Egypt
January 17, 2017 - 18:11 GMT
After the second round ended, four Egyptian female squash champions—Nour El-Sherbini, Nouran Gohar, Omneya Abdel Kawy...
Rory McIlroy
January 17, 2017 - 17:16 GMT
Rory McIlroy has withdrawn from golf's Abu Dhabi Championship this week because of a rib fracture.
Herve Renard
January 17, 2017 - 16:56 GMT
Morocco coach Herve Renard said on Tuesday his side must be more clinical in front of goal if they are to keep their hopes alive in the Africa Cup of Nations.
Photo: arabtimesonline.com
January 17, 2017 - 15:35 GMT
For the sixth time in history, Kuwait Football Club raised His Highness the Crown Prince’s Football Cup after defeating Qadsiya...
Democratic Republic of the Congo's midfielder Merveille Bokadi (R) heads the ball with Morocco's forward Aziz Bouhaddouz during the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations group C football match between DR Congo and Morocco in Oyem on January 16, 2017.
ISSOUF SANOGO / AFP
January 16, 2017 - 23:12 GMT
The Democratic Republic of Congo opened up their 2017 African Cup of Nations on Monday with a 1-0 victory over Morocco to move to the top of Group C despite finishing with just 10 men.