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5th Annual Grand Prix to kick off March 1st

Posted by on 28/02/2016
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5th Annual Grand Prix to kick off March 1st

5th Annual Grand Prix to kick off March 1st

KUWAIT: President of Kuwait and Arab Shooting Federations Engineer Duaij Khalaf Al-Otaibi said His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah Fifth Annual Grand Prix will start March 1st and will continue until March 8th, at Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Olympic Shooting Ranges, with a large participation from Kuwait, Arab and International Shooting Federations. Eng […]

Leicester surge clear as Ulloa shines

Posted by on 27/02/2016
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Leicester surge clear as Ulloa shines

Leicester surge clear as Ulloa shines

LEICESTER: Leicester City eked out a critical win against struggling Norwich City with a very late winner from substitute Leonardo Ulloa that opened up a five-point lead at the top of the Premier League yesterday. Following their crushing stoppage time defeat at Arsenal last time out, the Foxes had, according to manager Claudio Ranieri, been […]

Challenges face new FIFA boss – Arabs lament missed opportunity

Posted by on 27/02/2016
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Challenges face new FIFA boss – Arabs lament missed opportunity

Challenges face new FIFA boss – Arabs lament missed opportunity

ZURICH/CAIRO: FIFA’s new president Gianni Infantino yesterday faced the mountainous task of reforming and uniting world football, with a pile of crises from the scandal-ridden Sepp Blatter era needing urgent action. Infantino, an executive at European football confederation UEFA, promised an end to the dark days at FIFA following his convincing election win. But the […]

Kuwait Cricket & IDP Educations present grand domestic finals – Herschelle Gibbs to grace the occasion

Posted by on 23/02/2016
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Kuwait Cricket & IDP Educations present grand domestic finals – Herschelle Gibbs to grace the occasion

Kuwait Cricket & IDP Educations present grand domestic finals – Herschelle Gibbs to grace the occasion

KUWAIT: Kuwait Cricket (KC), the official body of governing cricket in Kuwait in association with IDP Educations – official IELTS centre in Kuwait have invited South African legend Herschelle Herman Gibbs as the guest of honor in order to give yet another boost to the overall development of domestic cricket in Kuwait. As many as […]

Messi’s late double sinks Arsenal

Posted by on 23/02/2016
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Messi’s late double sinks Arsenal

Messi’s late double sinks Arsenal

LONDON: Lionel Messi proved a thorn in Arsenal’s side yet again as his late second-half goals, including a penalty, gave Barcelona a 2-0 win at The Emirates in the first leg of their Champions League last 16 tie yesterday. The Spanish holders’ feared attack had been well shackled by a disciplined home side for much […]

Under-fire Man City must revive fading season in Kiev

Posted by on 23/02/2016
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Under-fire Man City must revive fading season in Kiev

Under-fire Man City must revive fading season in Kiev

LONDON: Manchester City must put a potentially ruinous fortnight behind them as they seek to reboot their faltering season with a big performance in their Champions League last-16, first leg trip to Dynamo Kiev today. With their English Premier League title hopes badly dented by successive home losses to fellow contenders Leicester City and Tottenham […]

Relieved Van Gaal ready for Euro redemption

Posted by on 23/02/2016
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Relieved Van Gaal ready for Euro redemption

Relieved Van Gaal ready for Euro redemption

SHREWSBURY: Louis van Gaal insists Manchester United still have “a lot of chances” for success this season as they prepare to face FC Midtjylland in a make-or-break Europa League tie. United extended their FA Cup run with a comfortable 3-0 win over Shrewsbury on Monday to secure a tie against West Ham United in the […]

India, Pakistan to renew rivalry in Asia Cup

Posted by on 23/02/2016
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India, Pakistan to renew rivalry in Asia Cup

India, Pakistan to renew rivalry in Asia Cup

DHAKA: India and Pakistan will renew cricket’s most bitter rivalry this week after a two-year gap when they face off in the Asia Cup, a contest for regional supremacy which is also a final rehearsal for the World T20. The biennial 12-day tournament, which is being held in Bangladesh for the second time in a […]

Pacquiao negotiating new deals after Nike axe

Posted by on 23/02/2016
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Pacquiao negotiating new deals after Nike axe

Pacquiao negotiating new deals after Nike axe

MANILA: Philippine boxing hero Manny Pacquiao is holding sponsorship negotiations with sports apparel companies after US giant Nike dropped him over his controversial comments on same-sex couples, his business manager said yesterday. Nike cut ties with the eight-time world champion last week after he described gay couples as “worse than animals”. The 37-year-old’s comments, which […]

KFH sponsors Kuwaiti Olympic champion, Khaled Al-Mudhaf

Posted by on 23/02/2016
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KFH sponsors Kuwaiti Olympic champion, Khaled Al-Mudhaf

KFH sponsors Kuwaiti Olympic champion, Khaled Al-Mudhaf

KUWAUT: Kuwait Finance House (KFH) sponsored the Kuwait’s national team trap shooter, Khaled Al-Mudhaf during the 2016 season, emanating from bank’s social responsibility while supporting the youth and sport, particularly those talented people who raise Kuwait’s flag in the international forums and championships. The Olympic champion Khaled Al- Mudhaf received several gold medals in different […]

16 finalists towards Red Bull King of the Rock’s final

Posted by on 23/02/2016
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16 finalists towards Red Bull King of the Rock’s final

16 finalists towards Red Bull King of the Rock’s final

KUWAIT: After qualifiers full of excitement and suspense, Red Bull King of the Rock’s last qualifier was a great closing for the four. Out of 160 participants, 16 winners qualified to the final tournament and they are Al Fadhli, Abdullah Al Salem, Ziad Houri, Talal Al Marri, Ali Ayed, Mohammed Hersi, James Cocheran, Bader Al […]

Turkish referee ‘shown red card’ in stormy top-flight clash

Posted by on 22/02/2016
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