August 24, 2016 - 17:57 GMT
The International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) announced on Wednesday that the bronze medal for women's weightlifting at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games is to be re-destributed to Egyptian Abeer Abdel Rahman...
August 23, 2016 - 18:30 GMT
Egyptian weightlifter Mohamed Ihab, who won the bronze medal at this month's Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, has said he submitted an application for Qatari citizenship prior to the Games due to a lack of support for his sporting career in Egypt.
August 23, 2016 - 15:17 GMT
Jordanian community in Canada celebrated champion Ahmed Abu Ghaush, who won the gold medal in Taekwondo at the 2016 Olympic Games held in Rio Brazil.
August 22, 2016 - 19:50 GMT
My life hasn’t changed after winning the medal, he says
August 22, 2016 - 18:54 GMT
Taoufik Makhloufi is the only Algerian to make it to the Rio Olympic podium, and he did it twice.
August 22, 2016 - 16:48 GMT
A total of 2,102 medals in 28 sports were awarded during the 2016 Rio Games.
August 22, 2016 - 15:58 GMT
The Zayed Sports City has announced the opening of ZSC Academy, starting with coaching for tennis and ice skating, marking another addition to the complex’s growing portfolio of community programs and events.
August 22, 2016 - 13:45 GMT
The 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro are formally closed by International Olympic Committee (IOC) president Thomas Bach, who declares them "marvellous" Games.
August 21, 2016 - 16:36 GMT
Jordanians from across the board have expressed their joy for the first official Olympic medal, a win that further “united” the people in the love of the country.
August 21, 2016 - 16:25 GMT
Tunisian athlete Oussama Oueslati won the bronze medal of the RIO 2016 Olympics taekwondo tournament U80 kg category, after beating American Steven Lopez 14-5.
August 21, 2016 - 15:57 GMT
Taha Akgul won Turkey’s first gold at Rio after he defeated Komeil Ghasemi of Iran 3-1 in the 125-kg freestyle event.
August 21, 2016 - 15:48 GMT
Turkey's Selim Yasar bagged a silver medal after he was beaten by Russia's Abdulrashid Sadulaev in men's freestyle wrestling in Rio 2016 Olympics Saturday.
August 21, 2016 - 02:03 GMT
Makhloufi wins 1500m silver medal as USA's Matthew Centrowitz clinches gold.
August 20, 2016 - 15:08 GMT
Iranian wrestler Hassan Yazdani won finals of Men's freestyle 74 kg over his Russian rival to add one more gold medal to Iran’s tally.
August 19, 2016 - 03:03 GMT
Jordan player Ahmad Abu Ghaush won gold in the Taekwondo -68kg event on Friday, the first Olympic medal for Jordan.