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1,200 shooters vie for medals at 13th Asian Shooting Championship

Posted by on 03/11/2015
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1,200 shooters vie for medals at 13th Asian Shooting Championship

1,200 shooters vie for medals at 13th Asian Shooting Championship

KUWAIT: Today’s competition in the 13th Asian Shooting Championship will see the distribution of several gold medals in the men’s 10 meters rifle, 25m rapid pistol for women and 50m prone rifle for women. There will also be official training for men’s and women’s skeet, 10 meter pistol for men and 50 meter prone for […]

Pistorius lawyers battle to avoid murder charges

Posted by on 03/11/2015
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Pistorius lawyers battle to avoid murder charges

Pistorius lawyers battle to avoid murder charges

BLOEMFONTEIN: Oscar Pistorius’s lawyers yesterday fought to keep him from returning to jail as state prosecutors argued for a murder conviction in a combative appeal hearing held just two weeks after he was released. The Paralympic sprinter was found guilty last year of culpable homicide-a charge equivalent to manslaughter-after shooting dead his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp […]

Rosberg wins Mexico GP

Posted by on 02/11/2015
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Rosberg wins Mexico GP

Rosberg wins Mexico GP

MEXICO CITY: Nico Rosberg put his Texas blues behind him on Sunday to win the first Mexican Grand Prix in 23 years and show triple world champion Mercedes team mate Lewis Hamilton how it feels to finish second. The German’s fourth victory of the year, and 12th of his career, ended Hamilton’s three-race winning streak […]

Asians support shooting federation

Posted by on 02/11/2015
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Asians support shooting federation

Asians support shooting federation

KUWAIT: The technical meeting of the 13th Asian Championship which includes the shotgun, air rifle and pistol was held yesterday at Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Olympic shooting complex with the participation of 33 countries. The meeting was chaired by President of Kuwait and Arab Shooting Federations, Chairman of he Higher Organizing Committee, in the presence of […]

13th Asian Shooting tourney to witness fierce competition

Posted by on 01/11/2015
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13th Asian Shooting tourney to witness fierce competition

13th Asian Shooting tourney to witness fierce competition

KUWAIT: The thirteenth Asian Shooting Championship will be opened today, at Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Olympic Shooting Complex. The championship includes shotgun, rifle and pistol competitions. The Kuwait Shooting Sports Club prepared a fitting ceremony for this important championship which takes the winners to the Rio de Janeiro 2016 Olympics, as 33 countries are competing with […]

Gulf Bank 642 Marathon: Run or Walk on Nov 14

Posted by on 01/11/2015
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Gulf Bank 642 Marathon: Run or Walk on Nov 14

Gulf Bank 642 Marathon: Run or Walk on Nov 14

KUWAIT: Gulf Bank is pleased to announce a unique achievement for the Gulf Bank 642 Marathon which is scheduled to take place on Nov 14 at 8 am, starting at Souq Sharq. This is the first full road race to take place in Kuwait and three of the race categories have now been accredited by […]

13th Asian Shooting Championship on target

Posted by on 31/10/2015
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13th Asian Shooting Championship on target

13th Asian Shooting Championship on target

KUWAIT: Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Olympic Shooting Complex will see the launch of the 13th Asian Shooting Championship, which qualifies the winners to Brazil 2016 summer Olympics, with the participation of 1200 shooters representing 36 countries. Delegations continued to arrive yesterday to participate in the championship which will witness hot competition to get the qualifying quotas […]

Carter kicks All Blacks to glory

Posted by on 31/10/2015
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Carter kicks All Blacks to glory

Carter kicks All Blacks to glory

TWICKENHAM: Dan Carter bowed out as king of rugby yesterday when he kicked the All Blacks to a historic 34-17 World Cup victory over Australia at Twickenham yesterday. Carter kicked a decisive 19 points in his final match for New Zealand as they became the first team to retain the World Cup and the first […]

Sirbb Circuit honors Al-Attiyah

Posted by on 30/10/2015
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Sirbb Circuit honors Al-Attiyah

Sirbb Circuit honors Al-Attiyah

KUWAIT: The Sirbb Circuit honored Qatari rally champion Nasser Al-Attiyah on Thursday night for his achievements in 2015, as he is the WRC2 champion, Dakar champion, Middle East champion and cross country champion. Attiyah said that this year was a good and lucky year for him as he bagged four titles. “Through these achievement, we […]

Al-Otaibi confirms 13th Asian Shooting Championship will be held on schedule

Posted by on 30/10/2015
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Al-Otaibi confirms 13th Asian Shooting Championship will be held on schedule

Al-Otaibi confirms 13th Asian Shooting Championship will be held on schedule

KUWAIT: President of Kuwait Shooting Federation (KSF), Chairman of the Higher Organizing Committee of the 13th Asian Championship Eng. Duaij Khalaf Al-Otaibi said the championship will be held on time, and the right to distribute the qualifying places was guaranteed for the State of Kuwait during the selection of the host country which took place […]

Zain honors National Jet Ski team champions

Posted by on 28/10/2015
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Zain honors National Jet Ski team champions

Zain honors National Jet Ski team champions

KUWAIT: Zain, the leading telecommunications company in Kuwait, honored Kuwait’s National Jet Ski team champions, during a special honoring ceremony held in its main headquarters at Shuwaikh. The event came after the team achieved a number of titles during their participation in the recently concluded World Jet Ski Championship held in Arizona, United States, as […]

KSSC will not march under Olympic flag

Posted by on 28/10/2015
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KSSC will not march under Olympic flag

KSSC will not march under Olympic flag

KUWAIT: President of the Arab and Kuwait Shooting Federations, Chairman of Kuwait Shooting Sport Club reiterated that the KSSC will not participate in Rio de Janeiro, 2016 Olympics under the Olympic flag. Engineer Duaij Khalaf Al-Otaibi chaired the extraordinary meeting of the general assembly Tuesday evening at Sabah Al-Ahmad Olympic Shooting Complex, to discuss amendments […]