Egypt's centre back Eslam Eissa (1st-L) attempts a shot on goal over Croatia's left back Jakov Gojun (C) and Croatia's centre back Domagoj Duvnjak (R) during the 25th IHF Men's World Championship 2017 eighth final handball match Croatia vs Egypt on January 22, 2017 at the Arena in Montpellier.
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January 23, 2017 - 16:40 GMT
Egypt have been eliminated from the 2017 IHF World Men's Handball Championship after losing 21-19 to Croatia in the round of 16 on Sunday night.
Abu Dhabi gets a thumbs-up from top golfers
January 23, 2017 - 16:37 GMT
Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship is no longer the domain of the likes of Martin Kaymers and Paul Caseys. New winners...
Qatar's pivot Bassel Alrayes (L) jumps to shoot on goal against Germany's goalkeeper Andreas Wolff during the 25th IHF Men's World Championship 2017 eighth final handball match Germany vs Qatar on January 22, 2017 at the AccorHotels Arena in Paris.
January 23, 2017 - 15:54 GMT
Qatar saved their best handball for the end, completing their comeback against Germany with just over two minutes to go. Germany failed...
Tommy Fleetwood of England poses with the winner's trophy during the final day of the Abu Dhabi Golf Championship in the capital of the United Arab Emirates on January 22, 2017.
January 22, 2017 - 17:42 GMT
Fleetwood saw off Dustin Johnson to clinch the HSBC Championship
The Bahrain Olympic Committee logo
January 22, 2017 - 16:23 GMT
The first of its kind sport arbitration centre to solve sports disputes in the GCC will be launched soon in Bahrain, the Bahrain Olympic Committee (BOC) announced yesterday.
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...