Iranian basketball coach Mehran Hatami (center) (Photo: Press TV)
January 16, 2017 - 17:27 GMT
The Islamic Republic of Iran Basketball Federation (IRIBF) has named Mehran Hatami as the head coach of Iran men's national basketball...
Iranian volleyball player Mir Saeid Marouf Lakrani (Photo: Press TV)
January 16, 2017 - 15:15 GMT
Captain of Iran men's national volleyball team Mir Saeid Marouf Lakrani is facing an indefinite ban after being charged by the Islamic Republic of Iran Volleyball Federation (IRIVF) for using offensive language.
The 2018 tournament will also be held at Dubai Opera from June 5th-9th
January 14, 2017 - 22:12 GMT
Dubai Opera will host the 2017 Professional Squash Association (PSA) Dubai World Series Finals from 6th to 10th June, the first sporting event to be staged at the state-of-the-art cultural arena.
Mohamed El-Shorbagy
January 14, 2017 - 22:00 GMT
Seven Egyptian squash players remain in the second round of the men’s competition of the J.P. Morgan Tournament of Champions. The second round is being held from 14-15 January, and the winners will move on to the quarterfinals.
All funds raised from the 2017 Ooredoo Marathon will be donated to Reach Out To Asia.
January 14, 2017 - 21:54 GMT
The fifth Ooredoo Marathon took place on Friday, with hundreds of runners from across Qatar taking part in a number of different races.
Photo: Qatar News Agency
January 13, 2017 - 12:10 GMT
Sheikh Joaan bin Hamad al-Thani was yesterday re-elected president of the Qatar Olympic Committee for the 2017-2020 term. Dr Thani bin Abdulrahman al-Kuwari is the new secretary-general.
Theoretically, Egypt's task to reach the second round will not be difficult.
January 13, 2017 - 12:01 GMT
Egypt will be seeking to go one better than 2015 when they open their World Championship campaign in France on Friday.
Photo: pixabay
January 12, 2017 - 17:27 GMT
Help yourself and do yoga, as a new study suggests that yoga under supervision of experienced and qualified teachers may reduce the pain and functional ability in people with lower back pain.
Bahrain Olympic Committee logo
January 12, 2017 - 15:20 GMT
The Southern Governorate is putting the final touches on the 2017 Bahrain Sport Day due to take place on February 7.
Tunisia celebrates scoring during the men's preliminaries Group A handball match Tunisia vs Qatar for the Rio 2016 Olympics Games at the Future Arena in Rio on August 11, 2016.
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January 11, 2017 - 18:27 GMT
Tunisia’s handball team (men) will take part for the 13th time in a world championship and for the 12th successive time in the 25th IHF Men’s World Handball Championship, to be host by France January 11-29.
January 11, 2017 - 15:46 GMT
Tickets are now on sale for squash’s 2017 PSA Dubai World Series Finals, the first-ever sporting event to held at Dubai Opera, in Downtown Dubai from June 6-10.
The 2017 IHF World Men’s Handball Championship will be held in France
January 10, 2017 - 17:17 GMT
The Egyptian national team will take part in the 2017 IHF World Men’s Handball Championship which will start on Wednesday.
Ethiopian runner with second fastest marathon time confirm participation
January 10, 2017 - 16:35 GMT
Ethiopian runner with second fastest marathon time confirm participation
Ines Boubakri
January 09, 2017 - 17:32 GMT
Tunisian fencer Ines Boubakri, who won Olympic bronze in the foil at Rio 2016, says winning a Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Creative Sports Award shows that Arab women exist.
The current Wimbledon, Olympic and World Tour finals champion will also be joined by record seven-time Dubai champion Roger Federer
January 09, 2017 - 16:27 GMT
The current Wimbledon, Olympic and World Tour finals champion will also be joined by record seven-time Dubai champion Roger Federer
January 08, 2017 - 16:36 GMT
Maintaining a healthy and fit body is a key to the fact that people are living longer these days. Today’s senior citizens are...