February 06, 2016 - 17:03 GMT
Mahmoud Goudarzi, Iran's minister of sport and youth, is optimistic of winning eight medals at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.
February 06, 2016 - 16:24 GMT
The winger reached double figures for goals and assists in the Premier League this season - and only one player was quicker to the milestone in Europe...
February 06, 2016 - 15:54 GMT
Goals from the German defender and Riyad Mahrez saw Claudio Ranieri's side send out a title message to their rivals with an emphatic victory at the Etihad Stadium
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.
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...
February 04, 2016 - 01:04 GMT
Dubai Duty Free wishes Swiss ace a speedy recovery after he is ruled out following knee surgery
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.
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.
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.
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.