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Germany, Qatar surge into last 16 at Worlds

Posted by on 18/01/2017
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Germany, Qatar surge into last 16 at Worlds

Germany, Qatar surge into last 16 at Worlds

PARIS: Germany and Qatar battled into the knock-out round of the World Handball Championships with pool-phase wins over Saudi Arabia 38-24 and Argentina 21-17 respectively on Tuesday as holders France beat Russia 35-24 to take pole position in their group. For European champions Germany it was a third win from three games in Group C […]

Nissan drifts to podium dominance in storming Red Bull season finale

Posted by on 18/01/2017
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Nissan drifts to podium dominance in storming Red Bull season finale

Nissan drifts to podium dominance in storming Red Bull season finale

DUBAI: Nissan has once again demonstrated its legendary motorsport prowess, with the three podium finishers at the Red Bull Car Park Drift Final 2016 all driving Nissan Silvia sports cars. “This company’s heritage when it comes to motorsport is the envy of the world,” says Samir Cherfan, Managing Director of Nissan Middle East. “And as […]

Former pro wrestler Jimmy ‘Superfly’ Snuka dead at 73

Posted by on 16/01/2017
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Former pro wrestler Jimmy ‘Superfly’ Snuka dead at 73

Former pro wrestler Jimmy ‘Superfly’ Snuka dead at 73

PHILADELPHIA: Former pro wrestler Jimmy “Superfly” Snuka, who earlier this month was found not competent to stand trial in the 1983 death of his girlfriend, has died at his son-in-law’s home in Florida. He was 73. Attorney Robert Kirwan II said Snuka was taken Sunday to the home near Pompano Beach so that he could […]

Manny Pacquiao set to return to ring on April 23

Posted by on 11/01/2017
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Manny Pacquiao set to return to ring on April 23

Manny Pacquiao set to return to ring on April 23

BRISBANE:  Manny Pacquiao will add another fight to his long career resume when he takes on Australian welterweight Jeff Horn on April 23 at a venue to be decided. Promoter Duco Events said Wednesday the location for the fight involving the 38-year-old Pacquiao could be in one of Australia’s major cities, possibly Horn’s hometown of […]

‘Miracle Man’ Jacobs to challenge unbeaten Golovkin

Posted by on 11/01/2017
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‘Miracle Man’ Jacobs to challenge unbeaten Golovkin

‘Miracle Man’ Jacobs to challenge unbeaten Golovkin

NEW YORK: Undefeated middleweight slugger Gennady Golovkin will put four world championship belts on the line March 18 against WBA champion Daniel Jacobs, who said on Tuesday that he relished another chance to beat the odds. Golovkin of Kazakhstan is 36-0 with 33 knockouts but Jacobs, known as “The Miracle Man” after winning his battle […]

Zain congratulates Jet Ski Champion Yousef Al Abdulrazzaq

Posted by on 09/01/2017
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Zain congratulates Jet Ski Champion Yousef Al Abdulrazzaq

Zain congratulates Jet Ski Champion Yousef Al Abdulrazzaq

KUWAIT: Zain, the leading telecommunications company in Kuwait, congratulated Kuwaiti Jet Ski champion Yousef Al Abdulrazzaq, who recently achieved the World Championship title for the year 2016 during the fifth and final round of the World Jet Ski Championship held at Sharjah, United Arab Emirates. Zain expressed its pride in Al Abdulrazzaq’s latest achievement, which […]

Mustafa Karam and Sons shooting tournament concludes

Posted by on 09/01/2017
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Mustafa Karam and Sons shooting tournament concludes

Mustafa Karam and Sons shooting tournament concludes

KUWAIT: Kuwait Shooting Sport Club shooters dominated competitions of Mustafa Karam and Sons tournament which concluded on Saturday night at Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Complex, in the presence of Kuwait and Arab Shooting Federations President Eng Duaij Khalaf Al-Otaibi, Secretary General of Kuwait and Arab Shooting Federations Obaid Al-Osaimi, Mustafa Karam company representative Ahmad Mustafa Karam, […]

Kuwait Winter Sports Club opens ice hockey school for students

Posted by on 08/01/2017
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Kuwait Winter Sports Club opens ice hockey school for students

Kuwait Winter Sports Club opens ice hockey school for students

KUWAIT: Kuwait Winter Sports Club opened the Kuwait Ice Hockey School Saturday, to educate and train sprouts and juniors aged four to fourteen, in the presence of lovers of the game, in cooperation with and sponsorship from the “sports for all departments,” at the Public Authority for Sports. Club President Fuhaid Al-Ajmi spoke following the […]

Zain sponsors Kuwaiti motorbike champion Ibrahim Al Rubaian

Posted by on 07/01/2017
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Zain sponsors Kuwaiti motorbike champion Ibrahim Al Rubaian

Zain sponsors Kuwaiti motorbike champion Ibrahim Al Rubaian

KUWAIT: Zain, the leading telecommunications company in Kuwait, announced its sponsorship of Kuwaiti motorbike champion Ibrahim Al Rubaian during his participation in Dakar Rally 2017. Al Rubaian is the first Kuwaiti racer to participate in this rally, considered the biggest and most challenging in the world, which commenced from Paraguay, South America. Zain expressed its […]

Mustafa Karam shooting tourney

Posted by on 05/01/2017
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Mustafa Karam shooting tourney

Mustafa Karam shooting tourney

KUWAIT: The annual Mustafa Karam and Sons Company Shooting Tournament began yesterday at Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Olympic Shooting Complex with the participation of club shooters along with National Guard and UAE shooters. The tournament will conclude on Saturday. The tournament will be in skeet, trap and double trap events for men, women and juniors. Kuwait […]

KFH supports Kuwaiti rally champion ‘Al-Rubaian’

Posted by on 28/12/2016
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KFH supports Kuwaiti rally champion ‘Al-Rubaian’

KFH supports Kuwaiti rally champion ‘Al-Rubaian’

KUWAIT: Kuwait Finance House (KFH) sponsored the world Rally champion Ebrahim Al-Rubaian in a strategic partnership that reiterates the bank’s interest in supporting the sport and the national talent, which reflects the commitment towards optimally assuming the corporate social responsibility. Speaking at the conference held at Sirbb Circuit, Executive Manager Group Public Relations and Media […]

KIB sponsors Kuwait National Cycling team

Posted by on 27/12/2016
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KIB sponsors Kuwait National Cycling team

KIB sponsors Kuwait National Cycling team

KUWAIT: As part of the Bank’s mission to support Kuwaiti champions and athletes, Kuwait International Bank (KIB) offered its exclusive sponsorship to the Kuwait National Cycling Team, who recently competed in the Tour Gulf 9 Cycling Championship which took place in Bahrain and Saudi Arabia. Featuring an elite group of professional cyclers, the Kuwaiti champions […]

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