Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Open logo
September 25, 2017 - 18:57 GMT
Second edition of Abu Dhabi event takes place in Saadiyat from November 1-4
UAE national team Coach Said Aouita (third from left) with Ahmad Al Kamali, President of UAE Athletics Federation and Harmeek Singh, chairman and founder of Plan-B group with leading UAE athletes. (Photo: Gulf Times)
September 24, 2017 - 20:17 GMT
The UAE athletes are eyeing medals at the Asian Games to be held in Indonesia next year and have a blueprint in place, according to Said Aouita...
Sharjah Women’s Sport Foundation logo
September 24, 2017 - 19:46 GMT
A delegation from the Sharjah Women’s Sport Foundation, SWSF, led by Nada Askar Al Naqbi, Director-General of the SWSF, recently visited the Russian Federation to learn valuable lessons from its world-class sporting bodies.
US Anti-Doping Agency logo
September 24, 2017 - 07:37 GMT
]US Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) has urged the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to ban Russia from next year's Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang...
Mehdi Taremi
September 24, 2017 - 06:39 GMT
Persepolis and Iran national football team striker Mehdi Taremi will serve a four-month ban after FIFA found he had breached his contract.
Barshim won the bronze medal in the 2012 Olympics, followed by a silver medal in the 2016 edition. His win at the World Championship 2017 was not a surprise: he was the favourite going into the competition.
September 24, 2017 - 06:06 GMT
Mutaz Barshim is not resting easy after having become the High Jump World Champion. The athlete is all set to go higher and higher.
Asli Cakir Alptekin
September 23, 2017 - 23:43 GMT
Asli Cakir Alptekin, who won Olympic gold at London 2012 before being stripped of the title, has been banned for life by the Turkish Athletics Federation for a third doping offence...
Iranian weightlifter Sohrab Moradi
September 23, 2017 - 22:57 GMT
Iranian weightlifter Sohrab Moradi has broken an 18-year world record and upset Georgian-Greek athlete Kakhi Kakhiashvili...
Currently the ambassador of integration at Sedra Foundation in Abu Dhabi, Jassim is an active speaker on the rights of people of determination. (Photo: Khaleej Times)
September 23, 2017 - 21:53 GMT
Fatima Jassim has set such an example when she became the first Emirati female to skydive, despite the fact that she's born with cerebral palsy.
The World Rally Championship logo
September 23, 2017 - 02:30 GMT
The World Motor Sport Council has included Turkey in the World Rally Championship (WRC)'s 2018 calendar.
If everyone was active for at least 150 minutes per week, over seven years a total of 8% of deaths could be prevented
September 22, 2017 - 13:55 GMT
Whether it is a gym workout, a walk to work or a household chore, physical activity of any kind can prevent heart disease and death.
Mohamed Belal (Photo: Khaleej Times)
September 22, 2017 - 13:30 GMT
Mohamed Belal, a fitness ambassador for Bespoke Ride gym in Dubai, talks about how he achieved his body transformation.
Samsung Amman Marathon logo
September 21, 2017 - 17:16 GMT
The 9th edition of the Samsung Amman Marathon will be held October 13 under the slogan “Run to The Heart of The City of Amman”, with the expected participation of thousands of runners from all over the world.
Throughout history, the game has been popular among generals, warriors, princes, and kings as a means of training cavalry for warfare.
September 21, 2017 - 00:03 GMT
Polo that originated in ancient Iran, will be part of UNESCO’s list of Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity by the end of the current Iranian year, an official said.
F1 legend Michael Schumacher
September 20, 2017 - 18:58 GMT
Yasalam’s Get Driver Fit programme in Abu Dhabi is seven weeks of free fitness and fun
The Sharjah Women’s Sports Foundation logo
September 20, 2017 - 10:28 GMT
In keeping with its mission to grow and advance women’s sports in Sharjah and the UAE, the Sharjah Women’s Sports Foundation, SWSF, has introduced a list of 9 key sporting activities...