Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team's British driver Lewis Hamilton drives during the first practice session at the Yas Marina circuit in Abu Dhabi on November 27, 2015 ahead of the Abu Dhabi Formula One Grand Prix. AFP PHOTO / KARIM SAHIB
November 27, 2015 - 17:24 GMT
World champion Lewis Hamilton on Friday topped the first free practice seassion for the season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix ahead of Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg.
November 26, 2015 - 21:47 GMT
The Iranian handball team defeated Bahrain 35-30 on Tuesday in Rio Olympic Qualifiers in Doha, Qatar and advanced to the final match.
President of International Olympic Committee, Thomas Bach
November 26, 2015 - 21:14 GMT
The President of International Olympic Committee (IOC), Thomas Bach, on Thursday said that extra effort must be taken to improve anti-doping programmes ahead of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.
Qatar Football Association set to host the eighth Gulf festival for U-14 youngsters between January 28 and 30
November 26, 2015 - 16:34 GMT
Qatar Football Association (QFA) will host the eighth Gulf festival for U-14 youngsters between January 28 and 30 with the participation of six national teams from Qatar, Bahrain, UAE, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia and Oman.
November 25, 2015 - 22:45 GMT
Qatar's inaugural FIA World Touring Car Championship (WTCC) , 'Race of Qatar' starting at Lusail International Circuit Friday, will be unique as it will be the championship’s first night race and rally ace Nasser Saleh Al Attiyah will make his debut in the closing round of the world event.
November 25, 2015 - 16:03 GMT
Mubadala Community Cup gets underway this weekend at Meydan Tennis Academy in Dubai
Al Nabhani knocked out of the US$10,000 Morocco Open ITF championship in the last-four stage
November 25, 2015 - 15:01 GMT
Oman's top tennis player, Fatma al Nabhani, was knocked out of the US$10,000 Morocco Open ITF championship in the last-four stage in Casablanca recently.
Nasser Saleh al-Attiyah
November 25, 2015 - 10:58 GMT
Qatar’s Nasser Saleh al-Attiyah said he is feeling good ahead of his debut in the FIA World Touring Car Championship (WTCC), having tested his Campos Racing Team Chevrolet at the Losail International Circuit yesterday.
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.