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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
STR / AFP
September 26, 2016 - 14:21 GMT
Mubadala Development Company today announced its partnership with the Abu Dhabi Tour, the annual cycling extravaganza scheduled to take place from October 20th - 23rd.
Yas Marina Circuit CEO Al Ameri has no intention of slowing down in his perennial pursuit of excellence
September 25, 2016 - 16:17 GMT
Yas Marina Circuit CEO Al Ameri has no intention of slowing down in his perennial pursuit of excellence
The Olympic Council of Asia logo
September 25, 2016 - 16:02 GMT
Japan's Aichi prefecture and its capital city Nagoya were confirmed as co-hosts of the 2026 Asian Games on Sunday, adding yet another major event to the country's bulging international sports calendar.
Raneem El-Welily
September 24, 2016 - 18:40 GMT
Egyptian squash players witnessed another victorious day on 23 September at the final matches of the 2016 Al-Ahram Squash Open.
Ali Farag
September 23, 2016 - 17:43 GMT
The final matches of Al-Ahram Squash Open are all-Egyptian in the men and women’s competition. Ali Farag will play against Karim Abdel Gawad, while Nour El-Sherbiny will take on Raneem El-Welily in the final matches on 23 September.
The Bahrain Olympic Committee logo
September 23, 2016 - 17:38 GMT
The Bahrain Olympic Committee (BOC) honored 39 young athletes with outstanding academic marks at a special reception ceremony.
Farag Amer, head of the parliamentary committee, said that South Africa will be the only competitor to Egypt
September 22, 2016 - 17:00 GMT
Parliament’s Youth and Sport Committee has asked the government to submit a bid for the 2028 Olympic Games.
The fifth edition of the Asian Beach Games logo
September 22, 2016 - 15:27 GMT
Bahrain’s national beach handball and bodybuilding teams have touched down on Da Nang ahead of this year’s Asian Beach Games.
Rio's X-ray machines to be reused in jails
September 21, 2016 - 16:17 GMT
X-ray machines and metal detectors used in the 2016 Rio Olympic Games are set to be recycled in jails across Brazil, according to the country's Justice Ministry.
Hani al Dhabit (c) (Photo: Muscat Daily)
September 21, 2016 - 15:16 GMT
Oman beach soccer captain and experienced footballer Hani al Dhabit will be the sultanate’s flag-bearer at the opening ceremony of the fifth Asian Beach Games (ABG) in Da Nang, Vietnam on September 24.
Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum
September 20, 2016 - 15:35 GMT
Mohammed bin Rashid hails achievements of UAE team at 2016 Rio Paralympic Games
Photo: thepeninsulaqatar.com
September 20, 2016 - 14:29 GMT
Qatar Women Handball team beat Jordan 22-19 to win the title of the Inaugural West Asian Women's Handball Championship 2016 in Doha on Monday.
Photo: FIBA
September 19, 2016 - 16:57 GMT
National Iranian basketball team had the better of South Korea in a final match to win trophy at 2016 FIBA Asia Challenge in Tehran.
Amal Mahmoud (Photo: sportakhbar.com)
September 19, 2016 - 16:18 GMT
Egypt's medal-winning champions from the Rio de Janeiro Paralympics have decided to boycott the country's satellite TV channels due to their failure to broadcast their...
Dancers perform during the closing ceremony of the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games at the Maracana stadium in Rio de Janeiro on September 18, 2016.
Yasuyoshi Chiba / AFP
September 19, 2016 - 15:29 GMT
After 11 days showcasing 23 different sports, the 2016 Paralympics have ended in Rio with a colourful closing ceremony.
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September 18, 2016 - 15:59 GMT
beIN Media Group is entering Spain’s sports streaming scene with an expanded pay-TV offering.