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Zain concludes diamond sponsorship of Al-Roudhan football tournament

Posted by on 24/06/2017
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Zain concludes diamond sponsorship of Al-Roudhan football tournament

Zain concludes diamond sponsorship of Al-Roudhan football tournament

KUWAIT: Zain, the leading telecommunications company in Kuwait, announced its participation in the concluding ceremony of the 38th edition of the Al-Roudhan Ramadan Football Tournament and the final match held at Martyr Fahad Al-Ahmad Hall in Daiya Area. Zain was the Diamond sponsor of the tournament, which was held under the patronage of HH the […]

Mayweather and McGregor agree to August super-fight

Posted by on 15/06/2017
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Mayweather and McGregor agree to August super-fight

Mayweather and McGregor agree to August super-fight

LOS ANGELES: Boxing legend Floyd Mayweather and mixed martial arts icon Conor McGregor confirmed plans for a long-awaited showdown on Wednesday, triggering both criticism and anticipation for what is set to be one of the richest fights in history. Mayweather and McGregor-kingpins of their sports-will climb into a boxing ring to face each other at […]

KOC holds honoring ceremony for participants in Kuwait Sports Day

Posted by on 15/06/2017
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KOC holds honoring ceremony for participants in Kuwait Sports Day

KOC holds honoring ceremony for participants in Kuwait Sports Day

KUWAIT: Kuwait Olympic Committee (KOC) held an honoring ceremony for those who participated in the first Kuwait Sports Day that was organized late last year with the participation of Kuwait Sports Federations and Clubs. The ceremony was attended by President of Kuwait Olympic Committee Sheikh Fahad Jaber Al-Ali, President of Arab and Kuwait Shooting Federations […]

Kuwait Olympic Committee honours Sheikh Salman Al-Humoud

Posted by on 13/06/2017
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Kuwait Olympic Committee honours Sheikh Salman Al-Humoud

Kuwait Olympic Committee honours Sheikh Salman Al-Humoud

KUWAIT: President of the Civil Aviation Directorate General Sheikh Salman Sabah Al-Salem Al-Humoud Al-Sabah was honored by the Kuwait Olympic Committee (KOC) on Sunday evening. The event was attended by KOC President Sheikh Fahad Al-Jaber Al-Ali Al-Sabah, KOC Vice-president Sheikh Fawaz Al-Mishal Al-Sabah, Secretary Shafi Al-Hajiri, President of Kuwait and Arab Shooting Federations Eng Duaij […]

Bolt shakes off nerves to win final race on Jamaican soil

Posted by on 11/06/2017
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Bolt shakes off nerves to win final race on Jamaican soil

Bolt shakes off nerves to win final race on Jamaican soil

KINGSTON: Usain Bolt partied with his devoted fans in an emotional farewell at the National Stadium on Saturday as the world’s fastest man ran his final race on Jamaican soil. Bolt wanted to go out in a blaze of glory as he won the 100 metre “Salute to a Legend” race in front of a […]

Sporty hijabs encourage girls to hit field of play

Posted by on 08/06/2017
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Sporty hijabs encourage girls to hit field of play

Sporty hijabs encourage girls to hit field of play

PORTLAND: Muslim student athletes at one US high school no longer have to be slowed down by worries that their headscarves might fall off. Deering High School in Portland, Maine, is providing sport hijabs with the goal of making Muslim girls comfortable – and boosting their participation in sports. The lightweight scarves stay put and […]

Kuwait Shooting Sports Club holds annual meeting

Posted by on 06/06/2017
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Kuwait Shooting Sports Club holds annual meeting

Kuwait Shooting Sports Club holds annual meeting

KUWAIT: Kuwait Shooting Sports Club General Assembly held its annual meeting Monday evening at Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Olympic Shooting Complex. The meeting was chaired by Chairman of the Board Eng. Duaij Al- Otaibi who welcomed all those present, and thanked them for the confidence put in him and the board members. He said that he […]

Ramadan Disabled Games Tournament

Posted by on 01/06/2017
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Ramadan Disabled Games Tournament

Ramadan Disabled Games Tournament

KUWAIT: The ninth Ramadan Disabled Games Tournament organized by Kuwait Disabled Sports Club continued at the club yesterday. The sporting event include; wheelchair basketball, table tennis, fencing, weight lifting, volleyball, and boccia. Deputy Chairman of the Board of Kuwait Disabled Sports Club Nasser Al- Ajmi said the tournament witnessed several competitions Wednesday including volleyball and […]

Over 180 disabled athletes participate in 9th Ramadan tourney

Posted by on 31/05/2017
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Over 180 disabled athletes participate in 9th Ramadan tourney

Over 180 disabled athletes participate in 9th Ramadan tourney

KUWAIT: Chairman of the Board of Kuwait Disabled Sports Club Shafi Al-Hajri said competitions of the 9th Ramadan tournament for the disabled games, being organized by the club under the patronage of Iqbal Behbehani in basketball, table tennis, fencing, weightlifting, and boccia has more than 180 players participating. Al-Hajiri said in a press statement that […]

Tiger Woods blames medications for his arrest on DUI charge

Posted by on 30/05/2017
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Tiger Woods blames medications for his arrest on DUI charge

Tiger Woods blames medications for his arrest on DUI charge

FLORIDA: Tiger Woods attributed an “unexpected reaction” to prescription medicine for his arrest on a DUI charge that landed him in a Florida jail Monday for nearly four hours. Woods, the 14-time major champion who had back surgery five weeks ago, was arrested on suspicion of DUI at about 3 am Monday and taken to […]

Tiger Woods arrested for ‘drunk driving’

Posted by on 29/05/2017
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Tiger Woods arrested for ‘drunk driving’

Tiger Woods arrested for ‘drunk driving’

WASHINGTON: Golf superstar Tiger Woods was arrested yesterday in Florida on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs, according to records from the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office. The 14-time major champion was booked into the Palm Beach County jail yesterday at 7:18 am (1118 GMT) after he was arrested by police […]

Chespol stoops to conquer, Dibaba fails

Posted by on 27/05/2017
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Chespol stoops to conquer, Dibaba fails

Chespol stoops to conquer, Dibaba fails

EUGENE:  Teenaged Kenyan star Celliphine Chespol recovered from a lost shoe to win the 3000m steeplechase with the second fastest time in history at the Prefontaine Classic Diamond League meeting on Friday. Chespol, still just 18, stormed to victory after a thrilling duel with Olympic champion and world record holder Ruth Jebet and fellow Kenyan […]

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