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October 20, 2016 - 19:12 GMT
President of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Thomas Bach sent a letter to Egyptian modern pentathlon champion Aya Medany, congratulating her on being appointed at the Athletes Commission of the IOC.
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October 20, 2016 - 16:16 GMT
The Samsung Amman Kids Marathon 2016 will kick off tomorrow Friday with the participation of hundreds of students .
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October 19, 2016 - 15:07 GMT
Fast walking or cycling for recommended 150 minutes a week can reduce a person's risk of developing type 2 diabetes by up to 26 percent.
October 18, 2016 - 16:30 GMT
According to new research, minimal exercise may be all it takes for postmenopausal women to better regulate insulin, maintain metabolic function and help prevent significant weight gain.
This year’s race will also kick-off the Sun and Sand Sport Fitness Fest
October 18, 2016 - 15:16 GMT
The UAE Athletics Federation is geared up for the 6th Annual Dubai Women’s Run under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Ahmed bin Mohammed bin Rashid...
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October 17, 2016 - 18:47 GMT
An inquiry report of Pakistan Sports Board (PSB) had proposed to blacklist Pakistan Wrestling Federation and its top office bearers responsible for victimising a Pakistani wrestler who managed to win two medals in Commonwealth Wrestling Championship Australia 2011.
Al Riyadi v China Kashgar, 2016 FIBA Asia Champions Cup (CHN), Chenzhou(People's Republic of China), Final, 16 October 2016 (Photo: FIBA)
October 17, 2016 - 17:16 GMT
The FIBA Asia Champions Cup 2016 crowned a new champion on Sunday with China Kashgar winning the title at the expense of Lebanon’s Al Riyadi, 96-88. Petrochimi of Iran also finished in third place.
The program motivates children to get involved in rugby, promote active lifestyles and encourage healthy living.
October 17, 2016 - 15:39 GMT
The Emirates Airline Dubai Rugby Sevens is launching the Partner Schools Programme tomorrow with its first school visit to GEMS Royal Dubai School.
October 13, 2016 - 15:38 GMT
Strenuous exercise during pregnancy doesn't appear to increase the risk of most pregnancy complications for mom or baby, a new report from the International Olympic Committee says.
Sarkis Martayan (Photo: Daily News Egypt)
October 13, 2016 - 14:10 GMT
After the Armenian genocide began in 1915, many Armenians left their countries and immigrated to other countries, such as Greece and Egypt. Many Armenians came to Egypt and proved their success, as did many of their children and grandchildren.
The Shaikh Hamdan Bin Mohammad Community Sports Initiative was launched by Shaikh Ahmad Bin Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, President, UAE National Olympic Committee (UAE NOC) with the intention of uplifting health and well-being among residents. (Photo: DSC)
October 12, 2016 - 17:03 GMT
The Shaikh Hamdan Bin Mohammad Community Sports Initiative was launched by Shaikh Ahmad Bin Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, President...
Cyclists ride their bikes during the Abu Dhabi tour from the Yas Marina Circuit to Yas Mall where the tour finishes in the Emirati capital Abu Dhabi, on October 11, 2015. AFP PHOTO / STR
October 10, 2016 - 16:41 GMT
The world’s top cyclists are coming to Abu Dhabi from October 20 to 23 to compete in the Abu Dhabi Tour and as part of the event, Yas Marina Circuit bosses want people to get on their bikes.
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October 10, 2016 - 16:25 GMT
Former England captain to provide tips for children from challenging backgrounds
October 09, 2016 - 17:22 GMT
The six GCC motorsport federations, on Saturday, launched an ambitious new motorsport series in Dubai that will allow for bikes, cars and buggies compete in the Gulf Challenge in 2017.
This sports week showed that the sports ministries in Egypt and Tunisia both equally care about the youth of their countries and wish for them to continue to work in harmony with one another
October 06, 2016 - 16:53 GMT
A week dedicated to building a sports community between Egypt and Tunisia, titled “Sports Week for Brotherhood”, which began on 24 September, has concluded.
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October 05, 2016 - 17:46 GMT
The pinnacle of world triathlon, the ITU World Triathlon Abu Dhabi, will start next year’s World Triathlon Series and entries are now open to the public via