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N Zealand stun India by 6 wkts in first ODI

Posted by on 22/10/2017
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N Zealand stun India by 6 wkts in first ODI

N Zealand stun India by 6 wkts in first ODI

MUMBAI: Century-maker Tom Latham and Ross Taylor inspired New Zealand to a thrilling six-wicket win over India in the first one-day international at Mumbai’s Wankhede Stadium yesterday. The batsmen put on a 200- run partnership as the Kiwis successfully chased down 281 to stun the hosts after Indian captain Virat Kohli had hit a century […]

Kuwait shooters grab more medals on final day of HH the Crown Prince tournament

Posted by on 22/10/2017
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Kuwait shooters grab more medals on final day of HH the Crown Prince tournament

Kuwait shooters grab more medals on final day of HH the Crown Prince tournament

KSSC is keen to organize this tournament every year – Al-Roudhan lauds the achievements of the KSSC KUWAIT: HH the Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah patronized the closing ceremony of the tournament and was represented by Commerce and Industry Minister, Acting State Minister for Youth Affairs Khalid Nasser Al-Roudhan. The ceremony was also […]

Kuwaiti women excel in strong competition in Crown Prince tourney

Posted by on 21/10/2017
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Kuwaiti women excel in strong competition in Crown Prince tourney

Kuwaiti women excel in strong competition in Crown Prince tourney

Skeet shooter Sheikha Al-Rasheedi wins gold KUWAIT: Strong competition was witnessed during HH the Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah’s annual shooting tournament in the Skeet, Trap, Double Trap, 10m Pistol and Air Rifle, 50m Pistol and Rifle and Archery which was held at the Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Olympic Shooting Complex. Kuwaiti female shooters […]

Mooy, Depoitre consign Man United to a shock 2-1 defeat

Posted by on 21/10/2017
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Mooy, Depoitre consign Man United to a shock 2-1 defeat

Mooy, Depoitre consign Man United to a shock 2-1 defeat

First win over Premier League giants since March 1952 HUDDERSFIELD: Aaron Mooy and Laurent Depoitre struck as Huddersfield Town stunned Manchester United 2-1 yesterday to claim a first win over the Premier League giants since March 1952. The pair scored in the first half at the John Smith’s Stadium to end United’s unbeaten start to […]

Pakistan’s Hafeez reported for suspect bowling action

Posted by on 19/10/2017
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Pakistan’s Hafeez reported for suspect bowling action

Pakistan’s Hafeez reported for suspect bowling action

DUBAI: Pakistan off-spinner Mohammad Hafeez has been reported for a suspect bowling action during the third one-day international against Sri Lanka in Abu Dhabi, the International Cricket Council said yesterday. The ICC said the match officials’ report, which was handed over to the Pakistan team management, cited concerns about the legality of the 37-year-old’s bowling […]

Crown Prince annual shooting tournament – Kuwaiti shooter Saad Lafi Al-Mutairi crowned champion

Posted by on 19/10/2017
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Crown Prince annual shooting tournament – Kuwaiti shooter Saad Lafi Al-Mutairi crowned champion

Crown Prince annual shooting tournament – Kuwaiti shooter Saad Lafi Al-Mutairi crowned champion

  KUWAIT: Kuwait shooter Saad Lafi Al-Mutairi was crowned champion of the Double Trap event, being held during HH the Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah annual shooting tournament. Shooter Ahmad Mohammad Al-Afasi was second while Mishal Sanat Al-Dhafiri took third place. Saad Lafi Al-Mutairi said he was happy for winning the event at […]

Atletico in unusual spot after winless Champions League run

Posted by on 19/10/2017
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Atletico in unusual spot after winless Champions League run

Atletico in unusual spot after winless Champions League run

Atletico will depend on other results to qualify in the group MADRID: Atletico Madrid is on unfamiliar ground in the Champions League. After thriving in the European competition for the last four seasons, Diego Simeone’s team is suddenly facing elimination in the group stage. The scoreless draw at newcomer Qarabag on Wednesday left Atletico with […]

No Pique, no problem as 10-man Barcelona cruise

Posted by on 19/10/2017
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No Pique, no problem as 10-man Barcelona cruise

No Pique, no problem as 10-man Barcelona cruise

Barca lead Group D with a perfect record from three games – Messi nets 100th goal in Europe BARCELONA: Barcelona shrugged off an early Gerard Pique red card and the distractions of a first match at the Camp Nou since a violent crackdown of an independence referendum in Catalonia to beat Olympiakos 3-1 yesterday. A […]

Crown prince annual shooting tourney begins

Posted by on 18/10/2017
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Crown prince annual shooting tourney begins

Crown prince annual shooting tourney begins

KUWAIT: HH the Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah Annual Shooting Tournament began yesterday with large participation by Kuwait, and Gulf shooters, declaring the commencement of the 2017/2018 shooting sport season. Technical and administrative departments prepared well by holding meeting with sub-committees to make sure all is ready for such a prestigious event. The […]

Nissan Al Babtain receives award for local integration as an official sponsor of the UEFA Champions League

Posted by on 18/10/2017
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Nissan Al Babtain receives award for local integration as an official sponsor of the UEFA Champions League

Nissan Al Babtain receives award for local integration as an official sponsor of the UEFA Champions League

KUWAIT: Abdulmohsen Abdulaziz Al Babtain Co, the exclusive agent of Nissan vehicles in Kuwait has been awarded by Nissan GulfFZCo, in recognition for their local integration of Nissan being the automotive sponsor of the UEFA Champions League. The UEFA Champions League is Europe’s top football club competition and the most popular annual sports event in […]

Qatar Gulf Cup boycott is over Kuwait ban: UAE

Posted by on 17/10/2017
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Qatar Gulf Cup boycott is over Kuwait ban: UAE

Qatar Gulf Cup boycott is over Kuwait ban: UAE

DUBAI: A Qatar-hosted soccer tournament for Arab nations should not go ahead unless Kuwait’s FIFA ban is lifted, the UAE Football Association’s president said yesterday, denying that his country’s boycott was related to the crisis between Gulf states. Qatar is hosting in December the Gulf Nations Cup, a tournament that usually involves Bahrain, Kuwait, Iraq, […]

History boys Italy draw Sweden in tricky World Cup playoff

Posted by on 17/10/2017
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History boys Italy draw Sweden in tricky World Cup playoff

History boys Italy draw Sweden in tricky World Cup playoff

N Ireland will tackle Switzerland and Croatia to play Greece PARIS: Four-time winners Italy will play Sweden in a playoff for a place in the 2018 World Cup while the Republic of Ireland take on Denmark, following the draw yesterday. Northern Ireland will tackle Switzerland and Croatia and Greece will contest the other two-legged Europe […]

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