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NBK’s 24th annual Walkathon kicks off with blast

Posted by on 09/12/2018
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NBK’s 24th annual Walkathon kicks off with blast

NBK’s 24th annual Walkathon kicks off with blast

The 24th annual National Bank of Kuwait(NBK) walkathon kicked off Saturday 8th December morning from the Green Island with a new record of the 11 kilometers’ race. Thousands of cheering supporters, spectators and media people lined the racing route on the Arabian Gulf street to the finish line at the Shuwaikh Beach Park where the […]

Wilder wants Fury rematch ‘ASAP’

Posted by on 05/12/2018
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Wilder wants Fury rematch ‘ASAP’

Wilder wants Fury rematch ‘ASAP’

Los Angeles: Deontay Wilder on Tuesday called for an immediate rematch with Tyson Fury, dismissing claims from his British rival he would attempt to avoid a return bout after their epic heavyweight duel in Los Angeles. Wilder retained his World Boxing Council heavyweight crown on Saturday after a thrilling 12-round battle ended in a split […]

Kuwait Martyrs Championship of ‘Mini Goal’ kicks off today

Posted by on 04/12/2018
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Kuwait Martyrs Championship of ‘Mini Goal’ kicks off today

Kuwait Martyrs Championship of ‘Mini Goal’ kicks off today

KUWAIT: Kuwait Martyrs Championship of “Mini Goal” will kick off today, with the participation of 15 schools, expected to compete hard to qualify for the finals and be eligible of the upcoming championship in February. General coordinator of the championship Hassan Al-Khawaja said the event is being held under the patronage of Amiri Diwan’s Martyrs […]

AUB organizes the Charity ‘Fun Run’

Posted by on 04/12/2018
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AUB organizes the Charity ‘Fun Run’

AUB organizes the Charity ‘Fun Run’

KUWAIT: In a clear message to encourage the community to take care and protect the environment, Ahli United Bank (AUB) organized its special activity “Fun Run for the Environment”. This comes as part of the Bank’s social responsibility program and which sets environmental care on the top of its priorities in accordance with His Highness […]

KSSC holds extraordinary general assembly

Posted by on 03/12/2018
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KSSC holds extraordinary general assembly

KSSC holds extraordinary general assembly

KUWAIT: Kuwait Shooting Sport Club (KSSC) held an extraordinary general assembly Sunday at Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Olympic shooting complex, to discuss and approve the new statue which was unanimously approved. The meeting was attended by Deputy Chairman Mohammad Karam, Secretary General Obaid Al-Osaimi, Treasurer Essa Butaiban, Assistant Secretary Eng Mohammad Al-Ghurba and Assistant Treasurer Adnan […]

Wilder retains heavyweight crown after Fury thriller ends in draw

Posted by on 02/12/2018
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Wilder retains heavyweight crown after Fury thriller ends in draw

Wilder retains heavyweight crown after Fury thriller ends in draw

Wilder remains unbeaten after 41 fights LOS ANGELES: Deontay Wilder retained his WBC heavyweight crown here Saturday after battling to a split decision draw against Britain’s Tyson Fury in a pulsating 12-round battle. Wilder had Fury on the canvas twice, including a spectacular final round knockdown, but was unable to get the knockout victory he […]

Kuwaiti speed skaters ready to take on the world

Posted by on 02/12/2018
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Kuwaiti speed skaters ready to take on the world

Kuwaiti speed skaters ready to take on the world

KUWAIT: Joining the local winter sports scene, the 17-member Kuwaiti speed skating team vowed to strongly compete on regional and international levels to put the country on the map of the adrenaline-inducing sport. Speed skating is a competitive form of ice skating, pitting athletes against each other in a race where time and speed are […]

Boxing still on the ropes after IOC freezes planning for Tokyo 2020

Posted by on 01/12/2018
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Boxing still on the ropes after IOC freezes planning for Tokyo 2020

Boxing still on the ropes after IOC freezes planning for Tokyo 2020

Launches investigation into the International Boxing Association TOKYO: The International Olympic Committee (IOC) put planning for the Tokyo 2020 boxing tournament on hold on Friday in a move that could see the governing body AIBA frozen out of the Games over a governance dispute. The IOC said in a statement it had also launched an […]

Sparks fly as Wilder, Fury face off ahead of title fight

Posted by on 29/11/2018
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Sparks fly as Wilder, Fury face off ahead of title fight

Sparks fly as Wilder, Fury face off ahead of title fight

Unbeaten heavyweights engaged in an angry face-off LOS ANGELES: Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury needed to be separated here Wednesday as tempers boiled over in an explosive final press conference before their heavyweight title showdown. World Boxing Council heavyweight champion Wilder and Fury will collide in a high-stakes showdown at the Staples Center on Saturday […]

KAC sponsors Gulf Bank’s fourth annual 642 Marathon

Posted by on 27/11/2018
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KAC sponsors Gulf Bank’s fourth annual 642 Marathon

KAC sponsors Gulf Bank’s fourth annual 642 Marathon

KUWAIT: Within its social responsibility activities, Kuwait Airways Corporation (KAC) recently sponsored the Gulf Bank’s fourth annual 642 Marathon which was held on November 17 with participation of over 7,500 competitors belonging to 66 nationalities. The Gulf Bank 642 marathon is internationally accredited. It is the largest sport activity in Kuwait covering a stretch of […]

Kuwaiti shooters win fifteen medals at Arab Shooting Championship

Posted by on 24/11/2018
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Kuwaiti shooters win fifteen medals at Arab Shooting Championship

Kuwaiti shooters win fifteen medals at Arab Shooting Championship

KUWAIT: Kuwaiti shooters won fifteen medals during competitions of both individuals and team during the sixth and seventh day of the Arab Shooting Championship being held in Qatar with the participation of more than 200 athletes representing 10 Arab countries. Kuwait on Thursday won gold medals in the individual and teams trap for men and […]

Alghanim Industries participates in Fifth Gulf Bank 642 Marathon

Posted by on 21/11/2018
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Alghanim Industries participates in Fifth Gulf Bank 642 Marathon

Alghanim Industries participates in Fifth Gulf Bank 642 Marathon

KUWAIT: More than 400 employees from Alghanim Industries, one of the largest privately owned companies in the region, participated in the fifth edition of the Gulf Bank 642 Marathon. The event, which was held over the past weekend, saw attendance of more than 7,500 participants from 68 countries, who participated in the race’s four different […]

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