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Kuwaiti female shooters grab two medals in Rabat

Posted by on 30/09/2015
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Kuwaiti female shooters grab two medals in Rabat

Kuwaiti female shooters grab two medals in Rabat

RABAT: Kuwaiti female shooters Asmaa Al-Qatami and Shahd Al-Hawal won Tuesday a silver and a bronze medal respectively in the 12th Arab Shooting Championship currently held in the Moroccan capital. Al-Qatami placed second and got the silver medal after losing the final to Lebanese shooter Bassel Rai who won gold. Meanwhile, Al-Hawal won the bronze […]

Kuwait beat Malaysia in Asian basketball tourney

Posted by on 27/09/2015
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Kuwait beat Malaysia in Asian basketball tourney

Kuwait beat Malaysia in Asian basketball tourney

CHANGSHA: Kuwait’s national basketball team yesterday defeated Malaysia 83-61 in its fourth match of the 28th FIBA Asia Championship, attaining its first win in the tournament. The match started with close and competitive performance between both teams as the Kuwaiti team was gradually improving in performance and ended the first quarter in its favor 21-20. […]

Wales stun England, Boks bounce back – Italy survive Canada scare

Posted by on 27/09/2015
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Wales stun England, Boks bounce back – Italy survive Canada scare

Wales stun England, Boks bounce back – Italy survive Canada scare

LONDON: Wales took a huge step towards the knockout stages of the Rugby World Cup with a nail-biting win over old rivals England on Saturday, while the Springboks responded to their shock defeat by Japan with a six-try romp over Samoa. Injury-plagued and second best for an hour, the never-say-die Welsh found their spark when […]

Hamilton matches Senna at Suzuka – Extends lead over Rosberg to 48 points

Posted by on 27/09/2015
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Hamilton matches Senna at Suzuka – Extends lead over Rosberg to 48 points

Hamilton matches Senna at Suzuka – Extends lead over Rosberg to 48 points

SUZUKA: Lewis Hamilton won the Japanese Grand Prix yesterday to equal the late Ayrton Senna’s tally of 41 Formula One victories and move 48 points clear of Mercedes team mate Nico Rosberg with five races remaining. On a sunny afternoon at Suzuka, in marked contrast to the dark and tragic 2014 race that he also […]

Zain sponsors Kuwait’s National Jet Ski Team for fifth consecutive year

Posted by on 23/09/2015
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Zain sponsors Kuwait’s National Jet Ski Team for fifth consecutive year

Zain sponsors Kuwait’s National Jet Ski Team for fifth consecutive year

KUWAIT: Zain, the leading telecommunications company in Kuwait, announced its main sponsorship of the Kuwait National Jet Ski team for the fifth consecutive year. The company’s sponsorship will extend during the team’s participation in the upcoming World Jet Ski Championship 2015 that will be held early October in the United States. Zain expressed its utmost […]

US tears turn to joy as Europe stumble

Posted by on 21/09/2015
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US tears turn to joy as Europe stumble

US tears turn to joy as Europe stumble

HEIDELBERG: After a dramatic, controversial and tearful final day, the USA defeated Europe on Sunday to win the Solheim Cup for the first time since 2009. Behind 10-6 going into the 12 singles-the same score that Europe trailed the USA before coming back to win the Ryder Cup at Medinah in 2012 — the US […]

Kuwait shooting delegation returns home

Posted by on 20/09/2015
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Kuwait shooting delegation returns home

Kuwait shooting delegation returns home

KUWAIT: The Kuwait shooting delegation that participated in the World Clay Target Championship in Lonato, Italy, returned to Kuwait yesterday. The delegation was received by the president of Kuwait and Arab Shooting Federation and member of the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) Eng Duaij Al-Otaibi, and Deputy Director General at the Public Authority for Youth […]

Vettel wins Singapore Grand Prix

Posted by on 20/09/2015
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Vettel wins Singapore Grand Prix

Vettel wins Singapore Grand Prix

SINGAPORE: Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel won the Singapore Grand Prix yesterday and runaway championship leader Lewis Hamilton retired mid-race, injecting new life into the fight for the Formula One title. Vettel led from start to finish in a race that was temporarily interrupted by a fan wandering on the track. Vettel’s third win of the season […]

Rugby World Cup quarter finals – ‘Pool of Death’ promises thrills galore

Posted by on 17/09/2015
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Rugby World Cup quarter finals – ‘Pool of Death’ promises thrills galore

Rugby World Cup quarter finals – ‘Pool of Death’ promises thrills galore

LONDON: England, Australia and Wales will battle for a route to the Rugby World Cup quarter finals from probably the toughest first round pool ever drawn in the tournament’s history. And even Fiji will not let the leading Pool A trio get away easily-particularly when the extravaganza starts at Twickenham today when they take on […]

Mayweather’s legacy still up for debate

Posted by on 14/09/2015
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Mayweather’s legacy still up for debate

Mayweather’s legacy still up for debate

LAS VEGAS: Should Floyd Mayweather’s boxing career now be over, as the undefeated American insisted after easily beating Andre Berto in their welterweight showdown on Saturday, his place among the sport’s very best is assured. He will certainly be remembered as one of the greatest defensive practitioners of all time because of his remarkable ability […]

Mosin captures Double Trap gold – Kuwait’s Ahmad Alafasi takes bronze

Posted by on 14/09/2015
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Mosin captures Double Trap gold – Kuwait’s Ahmad Alafasi takes bronze

Mosin captures Double Trap gold – Kuwait’s Ahmad Alafasi takes bronze

ITALY: Russian athlete Vasily Mosin defeated Great Britain’s Tim Kneale in the Gold medal match, with the British also claiming an Olympic quota place. The Bronze medal and the second spot for Rio 2016 went to Kuwait’s Ahmad Alafasi in the ISSF World Championship Shotgun in Lonato. At 43, Russian Federation’s Vasily Mosin finally grabbed […]

B Boy Lil Zoo crowned regional champion of Red Bull BC One – Middle East and Africa’s representative will be gearing up for the final in Rome

Posted by on 13/09/2015
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B Boy Lil Zoo crowned regional champion of Red Bull BC One – Middle East and Africa’s representative will be gearing up for the final in Rome

B Boy Lil Zoo crowned regional champion of Red Bull BC One – Middle East and Africa’s representative will be gearing up for the final in Rome

EGYPT: This year’s Red Bull BC One was unlike any other. Sixteen of the best B Boys in the Middle East and Africa gave the performances of their lifetime as contemporary Hip Hop arts shone and contrasted with the unique architectural features of the historic location hosting the competition: the Baron’s Palace in Egypt. Accompanied […]