Home » Archives by category » Sports » Other Sports

Zain concludes main sponsor of Kuwait Int’l Arabian Horse Festival 2018

Posted by on 19/02/2018
Filed under Other Sports, Sports

Zain concludes main sponsor of Kuwait Int’l Arabian Horse Festival 2018

Zain concludes main sponsor of Kuwait Int’l Arabian Horse Festival 2018

KUWAIT: Zain, the leading telecommunications company in Kuwait, concluded its main sponsorship of the Kuwait International Arabian Horse Festival 2018 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 […]

Benavidez crushes Gavril to retain WBC crown

Posted by on 18/02/2018
Filed under Other Sports, Sports

Benavidez crushes Gavril to retain WBC crown

Benavidez crushes Gavril to retain WBC crown

LOS ANGELES: David Benavidez outclassed Ronald Gavril to easily retain his WBC super-middleweight crown with a unanimous points victory on Saturday. The 21-year-old champion from Phoenix dominated Romania’s Gavril to claim a deserved win at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas. Benavidez had beaten Gavril, 31, last September by a split decision to […]

KFH renews partnership with Kuwaiti Olympic champion, Al-Mudhaf

Posted by on 17/02/2018
Filed under Other Sports, Sports

KFH renews partnership with Kuwaiti Olympic champion, Al-Mudhaf

KFH renews partnership with Kuwaiti Olympic champion, Al-Mudhaf

KUWAIT: Kuwait Finance House (KFH) renewed its sponsorship to the Kuwait’s national team trap shooter, Khaled Al-Mudhaf during the 2018-2019 season. This comes as part of the bank’s social responsibility and efforts to support the youth, particularly those talented people who raise Kuwait’s flag in the international forums and championships. The Olympic champion Khaled Al-Mudhaf […]

Iraq’s girl weightlifters also boost family finances

Posted by on 12/02/2018
Filed under Middle East, Other Sports, Sports, World

Iraq’s girl weightlifters also boost family finances

Iraq’s girl weightlifters also boost family finances

The weightlifters on Iraq’s national women’s team train hard every day, both to bring home the medals and to help ease the financial burden of running a home. Jerking weights heavier than themselves at a rundown gym in Baghdad’s conservative Shiite neighborhood of Sadr City, the young women and girls come together for three hours […]

Al Mouj Golf, Mercedes-Benz Oman sign deal to elevate country’s golfing offering

Posted by on 11/02/2018
Filed under Other Sports, Sports

Al Mouj Golf, Mercedes-Benz Oman sign deal to elevate country’s golfing offering

Al Mouj Golf, Mercedes-Benz Oman sign deal to elevate country’s golfing offering

MUSCAT: Al Mouj Golf, the award-winning signature course at Al Mouj Muscat, has signed a partnership agreement with Mercedes-Benz Oman for 2018 bringing together two of the Sultanate’s leading luxury and lifestyle icons. In its sixth year, this renewed partnership will drive new experiences for golfers and Mercedes-Benz enthusiasts alike, as they enjoy the outstanding […]

Festival of 10m air rifle to be held on Feb 26 and 26

Posted by on 11/02/2018
Filed under Other Sports, Sports

Festival of 10m air rifle to be held on Feb 26 and 26

Festival of 10m air rifle to be held on Feb 26 and 26

KUWAIT: A festival of 10m air rifle will be organized on Feb. 25 and Feb. 26 at Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Heritage village at the rate of 8 competitions per day for men and women, while gifts, prizes and medals will be distributed to the winners. This is being held as Kuwait is celebrating its national […]

Doping hangs over Winter Olympics amid revelations

Posted by on 08/02/2018
Filed under Other Sports, Sports, Top Stories

Doping hangs over Winter Olympics amid revelations

Doping hangs over Winter Olympics amid revelations

‘Clean’ Russian athletes to compete under a neutral flag PARIS: The casual viewer of the Pyeongchang Olympics could be forgiven for wondering just how many athletes are doped after a raft of recent revelations in winter sports, despite “every effort” to crack down. Endurance sports such as cross-country skiing and biathlon have come under the […]

Najla Al-Jeraiwi, ooredoo’s first female brand Ambassador

Posted by on 07/02/2018
Filed under Other Sports, Sports

Najla Al-Jeraiwi, ooredoo’s first female brand Ambassador

Najla Al-Jeraiwi, ooredoo’s first female brand Ambassador

KUWAIT: ooredoo, is proud to announce sponsoring Kuwaiti triathlete Najla Al-Jeraiwi as its first female brand ambassador for the current season 2018-2019. The sponsorship comes in alignment with the company’s commitment to enriching youth and supporting their passions and also the company’s dedication to empowering women. Al-Jeraiwi was the first Arab female triathlete representative in […]

ABK sponsors ‘Guide Their Sight with Your Heart’ walkathon

Posted by on 07/02/2018
Filed under Other Sports, Sports

ABK sponsors ‘Guide Their Sight with Your Heart’ walkathon

ABK sponsors ‘Guide Their Sight with Your Heart’ walkathon

KUWAIT: In celebration of ‘World Braille Day’, Al Ahli Bank of Kuwait (ABK) sponsored the ‘Guide Their Sight with Your Heart’ Walkathon for the second consecutive year. The event was organized by the Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research (KISR) and took place on Thursday, February 1, 2018, at the Boulevard, Salmiya. Under the patronage of […]

Mariam Erzouqi wins gold in 10m Air rifle

Posted by on 06/02/2018
Filed under Other Sports, Sports

Mariam Erzouqi wins gold in 10m Air rifle

Mariam Erzouqi wins gold in 10m Air rifle

KUWAIT: Kuwait shooter Mariam Erzouqi won the gold medal in the 10m Air rifle event at the Fourth Women Clubs tournament being held in Sharjah, UAE from Feb 2-12, with the participation of 15 Arab countries in various games. Erzouqi scored 619.2 points, while Bahrain’s Safa Al-Dousary took second place with 617.7 points and her […]

BeInspired Series holds run event with a twist

Posted by on 06/02/2018
Filed under Other Sports, Sports

BeInspired Series holds run event with a twist

BeInspired Series holds run event with a twist

KUWAIT: The Be Inspired Race Series, sponsored by Gulf Bank, held its fourth race, the Mud Run and Obstacle Mud Run, on 27 January 2018 at Inspire Sahara Health Club which is located in Sahara Golf Club. The Mud Run, which took place on a sandy track, had two walk or run distance categories, 5kmor […]

KFH applauded for supporting national events

Posted by on 05/02/2018
Filed under Other Sports, Sports

KFH applauded for supporting national events

KFH applauded for supporting national events

KUWAIT: Kuwait Finance House (KFH) participated in the 7th Kuwait International Arabian Horse Festival 2018 held at Bait al-Arab Arabian Horse Center in Kuwait under the auspices of His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah. This comes as part of the bank’s continuing efforts to support the major events and international forums held […]

Page 1 of 49123Next ›Last »