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.
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.
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).
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.
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...
Photo: Daily News Egypt
January 17, 2017 - 18:11 GMT
After the second round ended, four Egyptian female squash champions—Nour El-Sherbini, Nouran Gohar, Omneya Abdel Kawy...
Rory McIlroy
January 17, 2017 - 17:16 GMT
Rory McIlroy has withdrawn from golf's Abu Dhabi Championship this week because of a rib fracture.
Herve Renard
January 17, 2017 - 16:56 GMT
Morocco coach Herve Renard said on Tuesday his side must be more clinical in front of goal if they are to keep their hopes alive in the Africa Cup of Nations.
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.