Khalifa International Stadium
January 21, 2017 - 18:18 GMT
A British worker has died at the 2022 World Cup’s Khalifa International Stadium in Doha, where health and safety breaches have come under intense scrutiny.
Morocco coach Herve Renard
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.
Karim Abdel Gawad (Photo: psaworldtour)
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.
Morocco's players celebrate their third goal during the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations group C football match between Morocco and Togo in Oyem on January 20, 2017.
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.
Malek Jaziri
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.
Mohamed Bin Hammam
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.
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.
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:
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