January 21, 2017 - 17:43 GMT
Morocco coach Herve Renard said set pieces turned Friday's African Cup of Nations clash against Togo into his side's favour after they came from behind to record their first win in Gabon.
January 21, 2017 - 17:30 GMT
France's Camille Serme, ranked fourth internationally, won the women's final, while Egypt's Karim Abdel Gawad won the men's final.
January 20, 2017 - 23:18 GMT
Reigning champions Ivory Coast twice came from a goal down in gaining a 2-2 draw against Democratic Republic of Congo on Friday at the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations while Morocco beat Togo 3-1 to add drama to Group C.
January 20, 2017 - 22:59 GMT
Tunisia's Malek Jaziri (world No 56) Friday conceded defeat to German Mischa Zverev (world No 50) 3 sets to 1 (6-1, 4-6, 6-3, 6-0) at the third round of the Australian Open.
January 20, 2017 - 22:55 GMT
Najeeb Chirakal of India, a former aide to disgraced ex-top official Mohamed bin Hammam, has been banned for life over bribery accusations by the ethics committee of football's ruling body, FIFA said on Friday.
January 20, 2017 - 22:51 GMT
The Egyptian Ministry of Sports and Youth Affairs participated in the sports management course organised by the German University of Leipzig. The ministry sent two of its members, Mohamed Fawzy and Amr Hashim, to attend the course.
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).
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.
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.
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.
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.
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...
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.
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).
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