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Burgan Bank sponsors world champion wheelchair fencing title holder Tariq Al-Qallaf

Posted by on 26/02/2017
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Burgan Bank sponsors world champion wheelchair fencing title holder Tariq Al-Qallaf

Burgan Bank sponsors world champion wheelchair fencing title holder Tariq Al-Qallaf

KUWAIT: Burgan Bank announced today its renewed sponsorship for Kuwait’s world champion wheelchair fencer, Tariq Al Qallaf, recipient of a number of gold medals and the ‘sword of honor’ award as the world’s best player. A continuous success story reaching for new levels of excellence, Tariq Al Qallaf will receive the bank’s support during three […]

Second shooting tournament concludes with participation of record shooters

Posted by on 26/02/2017
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Second shooting tournament concludes with participation of record shooters

Second shooting tournament concludes with participation of record shooters

KUWAIT: The Second Shooting Tournament concluded at Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Olympic Shooting Complex, in the presence of President of Kuwait and Arab Shooting Federations, member of the International Sporting Shooting Association, Engineer Duaij Khalaf Al-Otaibi, and Kuwait Shooting Sports Club Board member Eng Hussam Al-Roumi, as the tournament witnessed the participation of a large number […]

KIB’s show jumping team continues to achieve local, international success

Posted by on 26/02/2017
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KIB’s show jumping team continues to achieve local, international success

KIB’s show jumping team continues to achieve local, international success

KUWAIT: Kuwait International Bank (KIB) announced that the show jumping team it sponsors, and which competes under the Bank’s name, recently garnered a slew of accolades at several local and international competitions. The KIB team features jockeys Ghazi Al-Juraei, Ahmad Al-Mudaheka, Abdullah Hamadah and Ahmad Al-Ansari. The first of the team’s jockeys, Ghazi Al- Juraei, […]

Zain concludes main sponsor of Kuwait International Arabian Horse Festival

Posted by on 22/02/2017
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Zain concludes main sponsor of Kuwait International Arabian Horse Festival

Zain concludes main sponsor of Kuwait International Arabian Horse Festival

KUWAIT: Zain, the leading telecommunications company in Kuwait, concluded its main sponsorship of the Kuwait International Arabian Horse Festival 2017 during the All Nations Cup – Straight Egyptians competition. The event was organized by the Arabian Horse Center – Bait Al Arab under the patronage of His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmad Al […]

PAS shooting tournament concludes

Posted by on 20/02/2017
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PAS shooting tournament concludes

PAS shooting tournament concludes

KUWAIT: Public Authority for Sports (PAS) tournament concluded at Sabah Al- Ahmad Olympic Shooting Complex on Sunday evening with a closing ceremony that was attended by President of Arab and Kuwait Shooting Federations Eng Duaij Khalaf Al-Otaibi, secretary general of KSF and ASF Obaid Munahi Al-Osaimi, Director of Sports for all department at PAS Hamid […]

Kuwait shooting tourney begins on Thursday

Posted by on 13/02/2017
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Kuwait shooting tourney begins on Thursday

Kuwait shooting tourney begins on Thursday

KUWAIT: The shooting tournament of the Public Authority for Sports, organized by Kuwait Shooting Sport Club will start Thursday and will continue for three days in the skeet, trap and double trap events. Shooters from the club, National Guard and Saad Al-Abdallah Olympic Shooting Academy will participate. Secretary General of Kuwait and Arab Shooting Federations […]

Ooredoo sponsors Hala Febrayer equestrian tournament

Posted by on 13/02/2017
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Ooredoo sponsors Hala Febrayer equestrian tournament

Ooredoo sponsors Hala Febrayer equestrian tournament

KUWAIT: Ooredoo, Kuwait’s fastest network, sponsored the Hala Febrayer 2017 equestrian tournament held on the 10th and 11th of February, in collaboration with the Kuwait Riding Centre. The sponsorship comes as part of Ooredoo Kuwait’s sponsorship for Hala Febrayer activities for the second consecutive year. The event was attended by Ooredoo Kuwait representatives, headed by […]

‘Spider’ Silva tops Brunson by unanimous decision at UFC 208

Posted by on 12/02/2017
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‘Spider’ Silva tops Brunson by unanimous decision at UFC 208

‘Spider’ Silva tops Brunson by unanimous decision at UFC 208

NEW YORK:  “The Spider’s” career still has legs. Anderson Silva had one more big win left in the MMA octagon, an effective performance to beat Derek Brunson in the co-main event of UFC 208 on Saturday night. Silva had the Brooklyn crowd clearly on his side, and his familiar dose of swagger and showmanship were […]

Brady fairytale, Patriots fightback seals Super Bowl

Posted by on 06/02/2017
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Brady fairytale, Patriots fightback seals Super Bowl

Brady fairytale, Patriots fightback seals Super Bowl

HOUSTON:  Tom Brady inspired the greatest comeback in Super Bowl history on Sunday as the New England Patriots stunned the Atlanta Falcons 34-28 in an epic overtime duel. In an extraordinary finale to the most challenging season of his career, Brady confirmed his right to be regarded as the best quarterback gridiron has ever seen […]

Zain main sponsor of Kuwait International Arabian Horse Festival

Posted by on 06/02/2017
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Zain main sponsor of Kuwait International Arabian Horse Festival

Zain main sponsor of Kuwait International Arabian Horse Festival

KUWAIT: Zain, the leading telecommunications company in Kuwait, announced its main sponsorship of the Kuwait International Arabian Horse Festival 2017. The event is organized by the Arabian Horse Center – Bait Al Arab under the patronage of His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmad Al Jaber Al Sabah. Zain’s support to this international competition […]

Iranian pioneers shrug off Islamic headscarf taunts

Posted by on 05/02/2017
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Iranian pioneers shrug off Islamic headscarf taunts

Iranian pioneers shrug off Islamic headscarf taunts

SHUMEN: Maedeh Borhani and Zeinab Giveh, the first Iranian women to play professional volleyball outside their country, are easy to recognise- they play in hijab scarves and long leggings. Islamic dress was a condition imposed by the Iranian volleyball federation when Borhani, 29, and Giveh, 33, were allowed to move to YEB Shumen in Bulgaria […]

Kuwait reigns at the Sixth International Grand Prix

Posted by on 03/02/2017
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Kuwait reigns at the Sixth International Grand Prix

Kuwait reigns at the Sixth International Grand Prix

KUWAIT: HH the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah Sixth International Grand Prix came to a close on Thursday at Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Olympic Shooting Complex with the participation of more than 650 shooters. Kuwait topped the medals table with a total of 20 (7 gold, 6 silver, 7 bronze), seconded by Saudi Arabia with […]

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