Pre-season tie one of the ways league looks to drive growth in the region
April 25, 2017 - 14:56 GMT
An NBA pre-season game could be staged in Dubai within two to three years as part of the US basketball league’s regional expansion, according to Ben Morel...
Saudi climbing instructor Yasmin Gahtani displays her skills (Photo: Arab News)
April 25, 2017 - 10:53 GMT
After years of climbing in the US and Europe, Yasmin Gahtani, who represents herself as the first Saudi certified climbing wall instructor (CWI), is on a mission to bring the sport home.
April 24, 2017 - 23:01 GMT
The Tunisian Fencing Federation will hold the Senior Women Saber Championship (individual/teams) on May 12-13 at El-Menzah sports palace.
Photo: National News Agency Lebanon
April 24, 2017 - 09:46 GMT
More than 17,400 people participated on Sunday in Sidon International Marathon, organized on April 23 under the title "We run for development and peace...
April 23, 2017 - 19:07 GMT
Believe it or not, exercising with a friend is more productive than working out alone.
Qatari’s Nasser Al Attiyah competes in the 10th Jordan Rally’s at the Dead Saea on May 6, 2016 (Photo: Amjad Ghsoun)
April 23, 2017 - 12:14 GMT
Rally record breaker Nasser Al Attiyah will lead a competitive international field for the FIA Jordan Rally which takes place from May 4-6, the Jordan Olympic Committee (JOC) said on Saturday.
Nasser Saleh Al Attiyah
April 22, 2017 - 22:07 GMT
Qatari racer Nasser Saleh Al Attiyah won Saturday the Qatar Cross-Country Rally, the fourth round of FIA Cross Country Rally World Cup, after the conclusion of the fifth round of the race.
Yousef Al-Abdulrazzaq (Photo: Perfect Fit Magazine)
April 22, 2017 - 20:31 GMT
The Kuwaiti jet-ski world champion, Yousef Al-Abdulrazzaq, won the UAE marathon 2017 that concluded in Dubai marina on Saturday.
Nasser Saleh Al-Attiyah during the third day action Thursday in the Qatar Cross-Country Rally. (Photo: Arab News)
April 21, 2017 - 19:26 GMT
Qatar’s Nasser Saleh Al-Attiyah, Austria’s Matthias Walkner and Poland’s Rafal Sonik claimed victories in the third stage of the Qatar Cross-Country Rally...
April 21, 2017 - 19:13 GMT
Personalized workouts to prevent heart disease can be designed by a new digital instrument, according to a recent research.
 In 2014, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and the NFLPA reached an agreement on wide-ranging changes to its drug programs.
April 20, 2017 - 23:07 GMT
A survey of 1,122 American adults discovered that 69 percent approve of marijuana use by professional athletes.
The tournament’s approved the addition of karate for the first time, adding to the existing sports of basketball, volleyball, table tennis, fencing, archery, shooting, athletics, and show jumping.
April 19, 2017 - 20:51 GMT
In a move towards expanding sporting excellence for female athletes, the next edition of the Arab Women Sports Tournament is to feature karate alongside the event’s traditional eight sports.
FRAMINGHAM, MA - APRIL 17: Spectators give high fives to a disabled runner as he makes his way past the 6 mile mark of the Boston Marathon on April 17, 2017 in Framingham, Massachusetts. (Kayana Szymczak/Getty Images)
April 19, 2017 - 18:50 GMT
Sporting apparel manufacturer Adidas apologized Tuesday after it sent customers an email congratulating them for "surviving" the Boston Marathon.
Vettel completed the 57 laps of the 5.4-km track in 1 hour, 33 minutes, 53 seconds, for his third win in Bahrain
April 19, 2017 - 18:36 GMT
Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel held off a tremendous late charge from Mercedes rival Lewis Hamilton to win the Bahrain Grand Prix on Sunday and take the overall lead in the Formula One title race.
Emerson Fittipaldi (left) and a dignitary from NBK unveil the Supercar Fittipaldi EF7 Vision Gran Turismo by Pininfarina’ at QMS 2017. (Photo: Jayan Orma)
April 19, 2017 - 15:43 GMT
Legendary automobile racing driver Emerson Fittipaldi unveiled his dream track supercar 'Fittipaldi EF7' on the opening day of the Qatar Motor Show 2017 in Doha on Tuesday.
Frenchman has won last three qualifying events and is favourite for Dubai
April 19, 2017 - 09:20 GMT
PSA World Series Finals defending champion Gregory Gaultier is on track to retain the year-ending title in Dubai this June after winning the last qualifying event in Al Gouna, Egypt, at the weekend.