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Serena Williams
February 13, 2016 - 18:11 GMT
Next week's Dubai Tennis Championships suffered a pair of high-level pullouts on Saturday as Serena Williams and Australian Open champion Angelique Kerber withdrew injured.
The 3rd Arab Women Sports Tournament (AWST 2016) logo
February 13, 2016 - 17:07 GMT
The 3rd Arab Women Sports Tournament (AWST 2016) concluded yesterday with another gold medal for the Sharjah Ladies Club (SLC) who won...
Source: abudhabi.triathlon.org
February 11, 2016 - 18:01 GMT
Organisers of next month’s ITU World Triathlon Abu Dhabi are forecasting a sold-out event with over 1,200 athletes already signed up for the challenge which returns to the shores and roads of the UAE capital on March 4-5.
Karolina Pliskova
February 11, 2016 - 16:36 GMT
Karolina Pliskova will be hoping to go one stage further and win the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships title after finishing as runner-up to Simona Halep last year.
The pack rides on the highway during the second stage of the 2016 Tour of Qatar cycling race, starting and finishing at the Qatar University on February 9, 2016. Norway's Alexander Kristoff won a sprint finish ahead of Britain's Marc Cavendish in the second stage of the Tour of Qatar.
February 10, 2016 - 11:47 GMT
One cyclist was left with a broken collarbone after mass pile-up
Simona Halep
February 09, 2016 - 18:17 GMT
A stunning four of the world’s top five and six of the top 10 will compete in the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships WTA event next week after defending champion and world number three Simona Halep, 2015 Dubai finalist Karolina Pliskova and two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova accepted wild cards into the tournament.
Qatar Olympic Committee logo
February 09, 2016 - 15:07 GMT
Despite two unsuccessful bids in the past, Doha has still not given up on its dream to host the Summer Olympics, Qatar Olympic Committee (QOC) secretary-general Dr Thani al-Kuwari has said.
Fadi El-Khatib (source: dailystar.com.lb)
February 09, 2016 - 02:53 GMT
Lebanese basketball icon Fadi El-Khatib returned to the country late Sunday after ending his second stint in the Chinese Basketball Association League with Fujian club, who failed to make the playoffs.
AWST is being held under the patronage of H.H. Sheikha Jawaher bint Mohammed Al Qasimi, Wife of the Ruler of Sharjah and Chairperson of the Supreme Council for Family Affairs
February 08, 2016 - 18:53 GMT
The Egyptian Sporting Club has defeated Jordan's Orthodox Club 48-47 after a very tough basketball match as part of the third Arab Women Sports Tournament...
Hassan Abdullah Al Thawadi (source: Qatar News Agency)
February 08, 2016 - 15:16 GMT
Presentations by top delegates and continental meetings of the 79th AIPS Congress (Association Internationale De La Presse Sportive or International Sports Press Association) start here Monday at the Doha Sheraton.
Peyton Manning of the Denver Broncos celebrates with the Vince Lombardi Trophy after Super Bowl 50 at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, California February 7, 2016. The Broncos beat the Carolina Panthers 24-10.
February 08, 2016 - 05:44 GMT
The Denver Broncos stifled the high-scoring Carolina offense and capitalized on critical fumbles by Panthers quarterback Cam Newton to win 24-10 in Super Bowl 50 on Sunday night.
Source: Qatar News Agency
February 07, 2016 - 19:17 GMT
Qatar Airways Group employees, alongside their family members, are getting ready to celebrate this year’s Qatar National Sports Day at Al-Sadd Sports Club on Tuesday.
Marcel Kittel (source: Gulf News)
February 07, 2016 - 16:43 GMT
Germany's Marcel Kittel won the Tour of Dubai on Saturday after he outsprinted his rivals, claiming victory in the final fourth stage of the race.
Source: Arab News
February 07, 2016 - 15:41 GMT
The Saudi Badminton Committee (SBC), affiliated to the Saudi Arabian Olympic Committee, will be organizing a mega event here in cooperation with Evenlode Badminton Club (EBC), Dammam.
The Arab Women Sports Tournament 2016 (AWST) logo
February 07, 2016 - 15:01 GMT
The athletics competitions of the Arab Women Sports Tournament 2016 (AWST) ended here Friday, while team events basketball, table tennis and volleyball are in progress.
Nada Al Naqbi
February 07, 2016 - 14:45 GMT
Nada Al Naqbi, Manager of the Women Sports Department at Sharjah Ladies Club, SLC, has been selected as a member of the Executive Committee and Head of the Women's Committee at the Arab Basketball Union.