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The five-time Ballon D'or winner’s planned visit to Cairo was postponed twice
February 20, 2017 - 20:19 GMT
Barcelona star Lionel Messi will arrive in Egypt on Tuesday for a one-day visit to promote the country’s Tour n’ Cure medical tourism campaign, trip organizers Prime Pharma announced on Monday.
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February 20, 2017 - 19:57 GMT
Esteghlal of Khuzestan has defeated hosting FC Al-Fateh of Al-Hasa, Saudi Arabia in the first day of Group B on Monday.
The 41-year-old official had agreed a move to the Middle East but will now definitely take charge of at least one more game in England's top flight
February 20, 2017 - 19:08 GMT
The 41-year-old official had agreed a move to the Middle East but will now definitely take charge of at least one more game in England's top flight
Chirag Suri (Photo: Pankaj Sharma/Gulf News)
February 20, 2017 - 18:41 GMT
Iran’s Esteghlal Khuzestan started the 2017 AFC Champions League with a 1-0 win over Saudi Arabia’s Al Fateh on Tuesday in Group B on Monday.
Another 21 were acquitted. Charges ranged from premeditated and attempted murder to theft and vandalism.
February 20, 2017 - 16:17 GMT
Ten defendants in a 2012 Egyptian football stadium riot, in which 74 people were killed, saw their death sentences upheld by an Egyptian court Monday.
Belgium's Ben Hermans (C-R), from BMC Racing Team, raises an arm in celebration as he wears the red jersey of the overall winner of the tour, while standing between Norwegian Alexander Kristoff (R) from Team Katusha Alpecin wearing the green jersey of the best sprinter, Eritrean Merhawi Kudus (C-L) from Team Dimension Data wearing the white jersey of the best youg rider, and Belgian Aime De Gendt from SVB team wearing with the dotted jersey of the most agressive rider, during the victory ceremony after the 6th and final stage of the 8th edition of the cycling Tour of Oman between on February 19, 2017.
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February 20, 2017 - 15:32 GMT
Ben Hermans of BMC Racing Team clinched his first major title of his career on Sunday when the Belgian safeguarded his lead in the general classification on the sixth and final stage of the 2017 Tour of Oman that concluded at Muttrah Corniche.
The former Liverpool skipper paid a visit to the Mall of the Emirates where he interacted with several fans. (Photo: goal.com)
February 19, 2017 - 19:43 GMT
The former Liverpool skipper paid a visit to the Mall of the Emirates where he interacted with several fans…
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February 19, 2017 - 17:39 GMT
Jordan Cup titleholders Ahli will play an away match against Syria’s Jeish on Monday, while reigning Jordan Professional Football League champs Wihdat will host Lebanon’s Nijmeh on Tuesday, as Round 1 of the 14th Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Cup kicks off.
Winners of various categories of the Muscat Open Golf Championship at the awards ceremony at the Ras al Hamra Golf Club (Photo: Muscat Daily)
February 19, 2017 - 17:33 GMT
Sam Hobday of the UK emerged as the champion after two days of action in the Muscat Open Golf Championship 2017 at Ras al Hamra Golf Club (RAHGC) recently.
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February 19, 2017 - 16:39 GMT
A rugby star from New Zealand has been named among 2017's most influential Muslims around the world, according to a leading Islamic research centre.
All set for main draw action with organisers confident event will get even better with time (Photo: Gulf News)
February 19, 2017 - 15:34 GMT
All set for main draw action with organisers confident event will get even better with time
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February 18, 2017 - 18:46 GMT
Two Egyptian squash players, Youssef Ibrahim and Mohamed Saied, represented Egypt in the 2017 Squash Open D’Italia.
Karolina Pliskova of the Czech Republic poses for a picture with the winner's trophy after winning against Denmark's Caroline Wozniacki during their final tennis match in the WTA Qatar Total Open on February 18, 2017, in Doha. Karolina Pliskova beat Caroline Wozniacki for the first time in her career to claim the Qatar Open title.
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February 18, 2017 - 18:31 GMT
Karolina Pliskova beat Caroline Wozniacki for the first time in her career to claim the Qatar Open title on Saturday.
Reza Shekari Qezel Qayah (Photo: presstv.ir)
February 18, 2017 - 18:23 GMT
Iranian midfielder Reza Shekari Qezel Qayah has concluded an agreement to join Russian professional football club FC Rostov, which currently plays at the Russian Premier League.
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February 18, 2017 - 18:15 GMT
Sharjah Ladies Club, SLC, has announced that more than AED100, 000 worth of prizes will be at stake for this year’s Sharjah Ladies Run, taking place on February 24.
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February 17, 2017 - 20:15 GMT
DDF to continue as premier sponsor of global women’s tennis