November 24, 2015 - 17:15 GMT
The 3rd Arab Women Sports Tournament’s, AWST, Organising Committee has entered into a sponsorship agreement with Etisalat, making the Telecoms Corporation the first Platinum Sponsor of the Sharjah 2016 Tournament.
Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland poses with his trophy after winning the DP World Tour Golf Championship in Dubai, on November 22, 2015. The $8 million DP World Tour Championship features the top-60 players in the Race to Dubai. AFP PHOTO / MARWAN NAAMANI
November 24, 2015 - 14:23 GMT
Former world number one golfer Rory McIlroy has said that one of his goals for 2016 is to play in the Masters tournament which would consequently complete his Grand Slam's set of winning all four majors.
Abu Dhabi Grand Prix organisers pull out all stops
November 23, 2015 - 22:33 GMT
Yas Marina Circuit officials on Monday revealed some of the preparations involved to ensure that the venue is ready for the anticipated 60,000 sellout audience for the Formula One Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix between Friday and Sunday.
Iran men’s national handball team (source:
November 23, 2015 - 16:37 GMT
Iran defeated Saudi Arabia in the 2015 Asian Qualification Tournament on Sunday and made its way to the semifinals.
November 23, 2015 - 14:20 GMT
The inaugural Oman Skating Championship will be held at the premises of the Oman Automobile Association (OAA) on November 28.
Social Media for Fitness (source:
November 22, 2015 - 18:13 GMT
It may seem anecdotal, but ask just about anyone who's had a serious fitness regimen about the role of social motivation, and you'll hear stories of running partners, gym buddies and well...
Emirates, ATP enter 'biggest' sponsorship deal (source:
November 22, 2015 - 16:21 GMT
Emirates and the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) have elevated their partnership announcing Dubai-based airline as the Premier Partner of the ATP World Tour from 2016.
McIlroy stands poised for Dubai double
November 21, 2015 - 15:36 GMT
Rory McIlroy is on the verge of his third Race to Dubai title in four years after firing a 65 on day three of the DP World Tour Championship to sit just a stroke behind tournament leader Andy Sullivan at 15-under par.
Thomas Bach
November 20, 2015 - 22:09 GMT
International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach on Friday suggested a complete overhaul of work done by the World Anti-Doping Agency and having the Court of Arbitration for Sport as the sole body to hand out sanctions.
Fatma al Nabhani
November 19, 2015 - 16:25 GMT
Oman's ace tennis player, Fatma al Nabhani, began her campaign in the US$10,000 Morocco Open in Casablanca on an emphatic note.
Japan set to adopt new measures to tighten security in 2020 Olympics
November 19, 2015 - 13:12 GMT
The Japanese authorities promised on Wednesday to organize safe Olympic games in 2020, after the terrorist attacks in Paris last week.
Greg Sproule, managing director of organisers International Management Group believes the tournament is far more than a three-day exhibition for leading players such as Rafael Nadal
November 17, 2015 - 15:14 GMT
MD Greg Sproule says strong commitment to the community is key to event’s success
Source: BBC
November 17, 2015 - 13:31 GMT
The $10 million Dubai World Cup, the richest horse race in the world, was awarded five-star ranking along with three other sporting events in the ‘Sports Events Ranking System’ initiated by Dubai Sports Council (DSC).
Rory McIlroy chasers queue up ahead of DP World Tour Championship
November 16, 2015 - 16:45 GMT
Rory McIlroy still has his nose in front in the Race to Dubai but the 2015 European Tour season is set for a sprint to the line after his challengers closed in at the weekend.
Sheikh Salman Sabah wondered: Could we, Kuwaitis, accept participation in tournaments and championships that don't respect our flag and State?
November 15, 2015 - 22:17 GMT
Minister of Information and Minister of State for Youth Affairs Sheikh Salman Sabah Al-Salem Al-Humoud Al-Sabah said on Sunday Kuwait would participate in sports events only when its flag was raised.
November 13, 2015 - 20:34 GMT
Kuwait was given the go-ahead to host the third edition of the GCC Olympics in 2019, the Executive Office announced yesterday following the 85th GCC National Olympic Committees Presidents’ Executive Office meeting in Doha.