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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 […]

Kuwait wins five medals in Arab Shooting Championship in Doha

Posted by on 21/11/2018
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Kuwait wins five medals in Arab Shooting Championship in Doha

Kuwait wins five medals in Arab Shooting Championship in Doha

Hamad Al-Namashan, Saad Al-Ajmi and Ali Al-Mutairi wins gold DOHA: Kuwait on Tuesday won five medals in women and men teams and individuals in the fourth day of the 14th Arab Shooting Championship, which features more than 200 athletes representing 10 Arab countries. Kuwaiti shooter Turki Al-Shammari won the gold medal in the 50m rifle […]

KFH participates in Kuwait Int’l Arabian Horse Festival

Posted by on 20/11/2018
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KFH participates in Kuwait Int’l Arabian Horse Festival

KFH participates in Kuwait Int’l Arabian Horse Festival

KUWAIT: Kuwait Finance House (KFH) participated in the Kuwait International Arabian Horse Festival organized by Bait Al Arab Kuwait Stud Show Arena as part of its continuing efforts to support the major events and forums held in Kuwait, especially sport-related events. The event was under the under the patronage of H.H. the Crown Prince Sheikh […]

Sheikh Ahmad steps aside from IOC

Posted by on 19/11/2018
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Sheikh Ahmad steps aside from IOC

Sheikh Ahmad steps aside from IOC

BERLIN: Powerful International Olympic Committee member Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahd Al-Sabah said yesterday he had temporarily stepped down from his roles in the Olympic body amid an ongoing legal case in Switzerland. The Kuwaiti IOC member heads Olympic Solidarity – the multimillion-dollar IOC purse that funds sports projects globally. He is also head of the Association […]

Ooredoo’s ambassador Rakan Al-Hasawi wins 3rd place in AEF Junior Championship

Posted by on 19/11/2018
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Ooredoo’s ambassador Rakan Al-Hasawi wins 3rd place in AEF Junior Championship

Ooredoo’s ambassador Rakan Al-Hasawi wins 3rd place in AEF Junior Championship

KUWAIT: Ooredoo Kuwait’s brand ambassador,Rakan Al-Hasawi, won third place in the 3rd AEF Junior Jumping Championship which took place in Taipei. Al-Hasawi is considered the only participant from the GCC, in addition to being the only GCC athlete to win in this competition. Al-Hasawi won a number of awards locally and regionally, such as the […]

Otaibi congratulates the winners of Asian shooting championships

Posted by on 13/11/2018
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Otaibi congratulates the winners of Asian shooting championships

Otaibi congratulates the winners of Asian shooting championships

KUWAIT: President of Kuwait and Arab Shooting Federations Eng Duaij Khalaf Al-Otaibi congratulated all the winners of the 8th Asian Shotgun and 11th Airgun championships. Al-Otaibi spoke following the conclusion of the tournament and said that Kuwait’s outstanding performance coming top in the skeet and trap events as well as the double trap, is an […]

8th Asian Shotgun and 11th Airgun Championships concludes

Posted by on 12/11/2018
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8th Asian Shotgun and 11th Airgun Championships concludes

8th Asian Shotgun and 11th Airgun Championships concludes

KUWAIT: Kuwait ended the 8th Asian Shotgun, and 11th Airgun Championships with a bang as shooters collected four medals including the gold of the double trap by Saad Al-Mutairi and his teammate got silver, while the bronze was claimed by Oman’s Ahmad Al-Hatmi. Kuwait’s team of Saad Al-Mutairi, Ahmad Al-Afasi and Jarrah Al-Shuwaier won the […]

Kuwait shooters snatch teams trap gold at Asian Shotgun Championships

Posted by on 11/11/2018
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Kuwait shooters snatch teams trap gold at Asian Shotgun Championships

Kuwait shooters snatch teams trap gold at Asian Shotgun Championships

KUWAIT: Kuwait shooters were outstanding in the trap event and snatched the teams trap gold medal on the seventh day of the 8th Asian Shotgun and 11th Asian Shotgun Championships being held at Sabah Al-Ahmad Olympic Shooting Complex, which also Kuwait win another silver medal. The team of Talal Al-Rashidi, Khalid Al-Mudhaf and Abdelrahman Al-Faihan […]

World record for India and two Asian records for China, Kuwait

Posted by on 10/11/2018
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World record for India and two Asian records for China, Kuwait

World record for India and two Asian records for China, Kuwait

China, India continue their dominance at Airgun Championship KUWAIT: Kuwait’s trap shooters Sarah Al-Hawal took the silver medal for the women’s individual trap event, though she was so close to win gold during the sixth day of the 8th Asian Shotgun and 11th Airgun Championships which witnessed a world record for India and two Asian […]