Home » Archives by category » Sports (Page 208)

Brisbane weather stalls Australia’s progress

Posted by on 08/11/2015
Filed under Cricket, Sports

Brisbane weather stalls Australia’s progress

Brisbane weather stalls Australia’s progress

BRISBANE: Australia took a big step towards victory when they removed dangerman Kane Williamson just before tea on the fourth day of the first test against New Zealand yesterday but the Brisbane weather prevented any further progress. Williamson’s departure for 59 helped to reduce New Zealand to 142 for three at the break — 361 […]

Lingard lifts Man Utd to victory over West Brom

Posted by on 07/11/2015
Filed under Football, Sports, Top Stories

Lingard lifts Man Utd to victory over West Brom

Lingard lifts Man Utd to victory over West Brom

MANCHESTER: Jesse Lingard repaid Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal’s faith as his first goal for the club set them up for a 2-0 win over West Bromwich Albion yesterday. Van Gaal gave Lingard his first league start since the Dutchman’s inaugural game in charge at the start of last season, having used his column […]

Sheikh Salman hands over Presidency to Bahrain – India tops with 12 gold in 13th Asian Shooting championship

Posted by on 07/11/2015
Filed under Other Sports, Sports, Top Stories

Sheikh Salman hands over Presidency to Bahrain – India tops with 12 gold in 13th Asian Shooting championship

Sheikh Salman hands over Presidency to Bahrain – India tops with 12 gold in 13th Asian Shooting championship

KUWAIT: In an unexpected move Sheikh Salman Sabah Al-Salem Al-Humoud Al-Sabah gave up his presidency of the Asian Shooting Confederation in favor of Bahrain candidate Sheikh Ali bin Abdallah Al Khalifa, who was elected by acclamation to be president for the next four years. The move took place during the ordinary general assembly meeting of […]

Djokovic wins, Federer falls in Paris

Posted by on 06/11/2015
Filed under Sports, Tennis, Top Stories

Djokovic wins, Federer falls in Paris

Djokovic wins, Federer falls in Paris

PARIS: Novak Djokovic kept his win streak alive at the Paris Masters on Thursday, but there was defeat for Roger Federer at the hands of big-serving American John Isner. Rafael Nadal and Andy Murray also reached the quarter-finals, but in contrasting styles. World number one and defending champion Djokovic went through to the last eight […]

Kuwait women’s skeet team bags medal – India brilliant, wins 5 gold medals in shotgun events

Posted by on 06/11/2015
Filed under Other Sports, Sports, Top Stories

Kuwait women’s skeet team bags medal – India brilliant, wins 5 gold medals in shotgun events

Kuwait women’s skeet team bags medal – India brilliant, wins 5 gold medals in shotgun events

KUWAIT: Kuwait’s women skeet shooters’ team were outstanding and took the skeet bronze medal, as well as Qatar’s shooter Mohammad Al-Mubarak who won the bronze of the 50m rifle prone junior event. Meanwhile India was brilliant in winning 5 gold medals in shotgun events during the third day of competition of the 13th Asian Shooting […]

Bayern hammer Arsenal

Posted by on 05/11/2015
Filed under Football, Sports, Top Stories

China top medals table in 13th Asian Shooting Championship

Posted by on 05/11/2015
Filed under Other Sports, Sports

China top medals table in 13th Asian Shooting Championship

China top medals table in 13th Asian Shooting Championship

KUWAIT: China continued its dominance of the medals table of the 13th Asian Shooting Championship, and extended the gap in first place – winning 6 gold medals in the Rifle and Pistol events. The winning of world record holder, Chinese Haoran Yang in the 10M Rifle Event proves that he is targeting World Championship. Yang […]

Sheikh Salman vows corrective sports package

Posted by on 04/11/2015
Filed under Kuwait, Other News, Other Sports, Sports

Sheikh Salman vows corrective sports package

Sheikh Salman vows corrective sports package

KUWAIT: Minister of Information and Minister of State for Youth Affairs Sheikh Salman Al-Humoud Al-Sabah said yesterday the government would take a package of legal and regulatory procedures to correct, develop and buttress the sports movement in the country. Addressing a National Assembly session on the sports situation in Kuwait, the minister said: “There is […]

Rooney header sends United top in Group

Posted by on 04/11/2015
Filed under Football, Sports

Rooney header sends United top in Group

Rooney header sends United top in Group

MANCHESTER: A thumping header from Wayne Rooney ended Manchester United’s scoring drought and secured a 1-0 Champions League victory over CSKA Moscow as they went top of Group B on Tuesday. United seemed to be heading for a fourth successive goalless draw before Rooney met a Jesse Lingard cross and sent a bullet of a […]

Zain concludes employees’ football tournament

Posted by on 04/11/2015
Filed under Football, Sports

Zain concludes employees’ football tournament

Zain concludes employees’ football tournament

KUWAIT: Zain, the leading telecommunications company in Kuwait, successfully concluded its Employees Football Tournament with the final match that was held at GOAL! football pitches. The championship, which is conducted annually for the company’s employees, took place throughout last week with active participation. Zain remains committed to the well-being of its employees, and this is […]

Kuwait wins two gold medals in Asian shooting tourney

Posted by on 04/11/2015
Filed under Other Sports, Sports

Kuwait wins two gold medals in Asian shooting tourney

Kuwait wins two gold medals in Asian shooting tourney

KUWAIT: Kuwaiti Olympian Fuhaid Al-Daihani shot several targets on Tuesday when he got a quota place that qualifies him for Brazil 2016 Olympics in the double trap event when he won the gold medal at the 13th Asian Shooting Championship. Al-Daihani who won the double trap bronze in Sydney 2000 and trap zone bronze in […]

NSS upset TEC, CET and TKM win on opening day

Posted by on 04/11/2015
Filed under Cricket, Sports

NSS upset TEC, CET and TKM win on opening day

NSS upset TEC, CET and TKM win on opening day

KUWAIT: The 18th Prof. Ramachandran Memorial Cricket Tournament (RMC) conducted by College of Engineering Trivandrum Alumini Association (CETAA) and sponsored by GTE Olayan Co, Khuff GT&C and Nouri Industrial Est began on 30th October 2015 at the Fahaheel Cricket Ground. Tapan Ramesh, Regional Manager, GTE Olayan who was the Chief Guest was introduced to the […]