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Zain main sponsor of Al Roudhan football tourney

Posted by on 13/05/2018
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Zain main sponsor of Al Roudhan football tourney

Zain main sponsor of Al Roudhan football tourney

KUWAIT: Zain, the leading telecommunications company in Kuwait, announced its main sponsorship of the 39th edition of Al Roudhan Ramadan football tournament for the third consecutive year. The event comes under the patronage of His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmad Al Jaber Al Sabah. The announcement was made during a press conference that […]

Annahar holds second Ramadan soccer championship draw

Posted by on 13/05/2018
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Annahar holds second Ramadan soccer championship draw

Annahar holds second Ramadan soccer championship draw

KUWAIT: The draw of Annhar Second Ramadan Soccer Championship for newspapers, magazines, TV channels and websites was made yesterday at a press conference held at the Crowne Plaza hotel with the attendance of KJA secretary, Adnan Al-Rashed, Annahar editor in chief, Hussein Al-Fadhli, editing secretary, Nasser Al-Nasser, head of the sports section, Adnan Yousif and […]

Kuwait Disabled Sports Club hold sports festival with US Embassy

Posted by on 12/05/2018
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Kuwait Disabled Sports Club hold sports festival with US Embassy

Kuwait Disabled Sports Club hold sports festival with US Embassy

KUWAIT: Kuwait Disabled Sports Club held a joint sports festival with American Embassy and army, which continued for two days in wheelchair basketball, fencing, table tennis and bocce. The closing ceremony was attended by American Ambassador to Kuwait Lawrence Silverman, General Steven R and Colonel Geoffrey H, along with KDASC treasurer, and President of Asian […]

Annahar to hold Ramadan soccer tournament for newspapers, TV

Posted by on 12/05/2018
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Annahar to hold Ramadan soccer tournament for newspapers, TV

Annahar to hold Ramadan soccer tournament for newspapers, TV

KUWAIT: A press conference will be held about Annahar Second Ramadan soccer tournament for Newspapers, Magazines, TV Channels and sites at Crown Plaza Hotel. A draw will be held for the tournament which starts on Ramadan second under the patronage of Information Minister, State Minister for Youth Affairs Mohammad Al-Jabri. Matches will be played at […]

UAE coach suspended over spot fixing offer

Posted by on 10/05/2018
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UAE coach suspended over spot fixing offer

UAE coach suspended over spot fixing offer

KARACHI: United Arab Emirates based coach Irfan Ansari was suspended following allegations from Pakistan’s captain Sarfraz Ahmed that he was approached to participate in a spot fixing scheme, Crickcet’s administrative body said yesterday. The International Cricket Council (ICC) said Ansari was charged with three counts of breaching the body’s anti-corruption code. “Ansari has been provisionally […]

Juventus crush AC Milan 4-0 to lift fourth consecutive Italian Cup

Posted by on 10/05/2018
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Juventus crush AC Milan 4-0 to lift fourth consecutive Italian Cup

Juventus crush AC Milan 4-0 to lift fourth consecutive Italian Cup

ROME: Juventus ran riot to beat blundering AC Milan 4-0 on Wednesday in Rome’s Stadio Olimpico and lift the Italian Cup for a fourth consecutive year. Juve are now poised to become the first Italian team to complete the league and cup double four years in a row after their 13th Italian Cup triumph. Massimiliano […]

Dembele delights Nou Camp as Barca roll over Villarreal

Posted by on 10/05/2018
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Dembele delights Nou Camp as Barca roll over Villarreal

Dembele delights Nou Camp as Barca roll over Villarreal

Coutinho fired the home side ahead in 11th minute BARCELONA: Barcelona forward Ousmane Dembele scored twice and produced a mesmerising display to fire his side to a 5-1 win over Villarreal on Wednesday which stretched the champions’ unbeaten run this season to 36 games with two remaining. Barca’s record signing Philippe Coutinho fired the home […]

Djokovic dumped out of Madrid Open

Posted by on 09/05/2018
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Djokovic dumped out of Madrid Open

Djokovic dumped out of Madrid Open

Edmund’s barnstorming forehand wreaks havoc throughout MADRID: Novak Djokovic crashed out of the Madrid Open yesterday as the 12-time Grand Slam champion lost in three sets to Britain’s Kyle Edmund. Edmund had not taken a set off Djokovic in three previous meetings but the Serb is still feeling the effects of elbow surgery and his […]

Halep sails past Mertens at Madrid Open, Del Potro wins on return

Posted by on 09/05/2018
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Halep sails past Mertens at Madrid Open, Del Potro wins on return

Halep sails past Mertens at Madrid Open, Del Potro wins on return

Kvitova beats Monica Puig to register her seventh consecutive win MADRID: Reigning champion Simona Halep edged closer to a third consecutive Madrid Open title by beating Belgium’s Elise Mertens in the second round yesterday. Halep, the winner here in 2016 and 2017, was made to work harder in the second set on Manolo Santana but […]

Ooredoo concludes baseball and softball season

Posted by on 09/05/2018
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Ooredoo concludes baseball and softball season

Ooredoo concludes baseball and softball season

KUWAIT: Ooredoo Kuwait participated in the final event of the Kuwait Baseball and Softball Committee, which took place last week in Sheikh Fahad Al-Ahmed Al-Sabah fields in the Kuwait Equestrian Club. The event saw the attendance of hundreds of baseball and softball enthusiasts and professionals from all age groups. Among the guests of the final […]

Kuwait SC wins Amir Football Cup

Posted by on 08/05/2018
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Kuwait SC wins Amir Football Cup

Kuwait SC wins Amir Football Cup

Club lifts trophy for 13th time KUWAIT: Kuwait SC won His Highness the Amir Football Cup after beating Al-Arab SC 3-0 in a clash held at Jaber International Stadium yesterday, bagging the championship for the 13th time in the club’s history. The clash was sponsored by HH the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, who […]

Kuwait Sports Club defeat Qadisiya to win Association Cup

Posted by on 08/05/2018
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Kuwait Sports Club defeat Qadisiya to win Association Cup

Kuwait Sports Club defeat Qadisiya to win Association Cup

KUWAIT: Kuwait Sports Club became champion of Kuwait Basketball Association Cup by defeating Qadisiya Club 86-81 during their match that was held earlier in the week. Jahra Club took third place after defeating Nasser Club by the score of 88-87. President of KBA Dhari Al-Barja, and Vice President Ali Al-Khalifa distributed medals and prizes to […]