Iran's weightlifting team (source:
May 01, 2016 - 18:26 GMT
Iran’s weightlifting national squad has snatched 10 medals in Asian Weightlifting Championships to stand only next to China the champions.
Nour El Sherbini of Egypt poses with her trophy after winning against Laura Massaro of England after their final match of the PSA Women's World Championships squash tournament in Bukit Jalil, oustide Kuala Lumpur on April 30, 2016.
May 01, 2016 - 05:32 GMT
After losing the first two sets, El Sherbini came back and dominated the rest of the match, becoming the youngest and first ever Egyptian to win the title
Mohamed El-Shorbagy (source:
April 30, 2016 - 07:37 GMT
Egypt’s Mohamed El-Shorbagy will compete against France’s Gregory Gaultier in the 2016 El-Gouna International Squash Open final on Friday.
Muhammad Ali
April 29, 2016 - 18:22 GMT
There's not much that hasn't been written about Muhammad Ali.
Even 1-minute of intense exercise can make difference
April 28, 2016 - 16:39 GMT
If you are the type of person who wants to shed those extra kilos, but gets tired just thinking about the workout, boy, does science have good news for you: You can be fit in just 60 seconds!
Saudi Arabia’s Vision 2030 by implication lays out multiple areas where foreign investment and know-how will be needed
April 28, 2016 - 15:20 GMT
Women's rights With Saudi Arabia announcing plans for a major restructuring of the kingdom’s economy and Iran gearing up to become a regional hegemon...
BeIN already has long-term deals to broadcast the US Open, the Australian Open and Roland Garros
April 27, 2016 - 20:52 GMT
BeIN has signed a long-term deal to exclusively broadcast Wimbledon in the MENA region. With this landmark deal, beIN has become the first ever and only broadcaster globally to have rights to all four prestigious Grand Slam tournaments.
Qatar Olympic Committee logo
April 27, 2016 - 16:20 GMT
Qatari officials said Tuesday they hoped to send a record number of female athletes to the Rio games as they unveiled the country’s largest ever Olympic squad.
A team of 5 to 10 athletes is scheduled to be selected by the IOC in early June. The refugee team will march behind the Olympic flag in the opening ceremony on Aug. 5
April 27, 2016 - 15:41 GMT
If they had a home, refugees would belong to the world’s 24th most populous nation, just behind Italy. On Tuesday, there were honored as members of the Olympic family.
El-Gouna International Squash Open logo
April 26, 2016 - 19:13 GMT
Six Egyptian players—Fares Dessouki, Ali Farag, Omar Abdel Meguid, Tarek Momen, Karim Abdel Gawad, and Marwan El-Shorbagy—will go on to the tournament’s second round.
Mahsa Javar (source:
April 25, 2016 - 16:08 GMT
Iranian female rower has finished runner-up at 2016 FISA Asia & Oceania Olympic Qualification Regatta (FAOQR) in South Korea.
April 24, 2016 - 18:51 GMT
The first GCC Sports Medicine Conference, which is co-organised by Aspetar and the GCC Health Ministers' Council, kicked off on Saturday.
Ibrahim Al-Hussein (source:
April 23, 2016 - 20:59 GMT
On Tuesday (April 26), Syrian refugee Ibrahim Al-Hussein will carry the Olympic flame in Athens as part of the torch relay ahead of the 2016 Rio games.
Rio Olympics logo
April 22, 2016 - 19:21 GMT
The Olympic Games have yet to really fire the imagination in Rio de Janeiro as the host city faces a number of challenges in a country mired in political and economic crises. On Wednesday there are 100 days to go.
Ahmed al Jhdhamy, OGC vice-chairman (source: Muscat Daily)
April 21, 2016 - 15:19 GMT
The Ghala Open Championship, an event of the MENA Golf Tour, has received a shot in the arm, with the Official World Golf Ranking (OWGR) giving a green signal to award world-ranking status to the MENA Golf Tour.
Omar Mosaad (source:
April 20, 2016 - 22:18 GMT
Ahead of the 2016 El Gouna International Squash Open, to be held on Thursday 21 April, Daily News Egypt interviewed Omar Mosaad, who is ranked fourth internationally.