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Kuwait defeat Malaysia in Davis Cup

Posted by on 08/04/2018
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Kuwait defeat Malaysia in Davis Cup

Kuwait defeat Malaysia in Davis Cup

KUWAIT: Kuwait cemented its place in the second group of the men’s Davis Cup as they defeated Malaysia 2-0 in the qualifiers that were played in Vietnam with the participation nine countries including Kuwait. Mohammad Al-Ghareeb won the first singles match with the score of 2-0, meanwhile his colleague Abdallah Maqdis won the second singles […]

Kuwait advances in Davis Cup

Posted by on 07/04/2018
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Kuwait advances in Davis Cup

Kuwait advances in Davis Cup

KUWAIT: Kuwait national tennis team made yet another achievement in the Davis Cup qualifiers, being held in Hanoi, Vietnam as they defeated Saudi Arabia 3-0, Jordan 3-0 and Qatar 2-1. With Qatar Mohammad Al-Ghareeb won his match, while Abdullah Maqdis lost his match. A tie breaker match was played in the doubles and was won […]

Qualifier Collins topples idol Venus to reach Miami s-finals

Posted by on 29/03/2018
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Qualifier Collins topples idol Venus to reach Miami s-finals

Qualifier Collins topples idol Venus to reach Miami s-finals

Ostapenko too strong for fourth seed Elina Svitolina MIAMI: Danielle Collins produced the performance of a lifetime and pulled off an almighty shock at the WTA Miami Open on Wednesday, sending Venus Williams crashing out 6-2, 6-3 to reach the semi-finals. It was an amazing effort from a 24 year-old qualifier in just her second […]

Zverev battles past Kyrgios after Isner shocks Cilic

Posted by on 28/03/2018
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Zverev battles past Kyrgios after Isner shocks Cilic

Zverev battles past Kyrgios after Isner shocks Cilic

KEY BISCAYNE: Alexander Zverev capitalised on a fast start against Australian Nick Kyrgios to grind out a 6-4 6-4 victory in a battle between two of the sport’s brightest prospects to advance to the quarter-finals of the Miami Open on Tuesday. The 20-year-old German is looking to win the third Masters event of his career […]

World number one Halep crashes out of Miami Open

Posted by on 25/03/2018
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World number one Halep crashes out of Miami Open

World number one Halep crashes out of Miami Open

Radwanska faces former world number one Azarenka   MIAMI: World number one Simona Halep tumbled out of the Miami Open on Saturday, falling 3-6, 6-2, 6-3 to Poland’s Agnieszka Radwanska. The third-round defeat comes a week after Romania’s Halep was toppled in the semi-finals at Indian Wells by Japan’s Naomi Osaka, who went on to […]

Kuwait Ninth Tennis Open tournament concludes

Posted by on 20/03/2018
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Kuwait Ninth Tennis Open tournament concludes

Kuwait Ninth Tennis Open tournament concludes

KUWAIT: Kuwait Ninth Tennis Open Tournament came to conclusion Sunday under the patronage of President of Arab and Kuwait Tennis Federations, Honorary President of Asian Tennis Federation Sheikh Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah. The tournament which began March 4 saw around 280 players of various ages and nationalities participated. Prizes and medals were distributed during the closing […]

Burgan Bank sponsors 9th Kuwait Open Tennis championship

Posted by on 20/03/2018
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Burgan Bank sponsors 9th Kuwait Open Tennis championship

Burgan Bank sponsors 9th Kuwait Open Tennis championship

KUWAIT: Burgan Bank, one of the highest contributors to progress and sustainability in different sectors across Kuwait, sponsored the 2018 Kuwait Open Tennis tournament that took place between 4-18 March 2018 at the Kuwait Tennis Federation in Al Yarmouk Sports Club. The tournament was held under the patronage of Sheikh Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Abdullah Al-Sabah and […]

Jumaa defeats Al-Awadhi to claim men’s title

Posted by on 18/03/2018
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Jumaa defeats Al-Awadhi to claim men’s title

Jumaa defeats Al-Awadhi to claim men’s title

KUWAIT: The Kuwait Ninth Tennis Open 2018, which started March 4th under the patronage of President of Arab and Kuwait Tennis Federations, Honorary President of Asian Shooting Federation Sheikh Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Abdallah Al-Sabah were completed, except for the finals doubles match between Abdelhameed Jumaa and Abdelrahman Al-Awadhi against Hassan Al-Mousa and Abdallah Al-Mukaimi. * The […]

Tough competition in Kuwait Tennis Open 2018

Posted by on 15/03/2018
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Tough competition in Kuwait Tennis Open 2018

Tough competition in Kuwait Tennis Open 2018

KUWAIT: Kuwait Ninth Tennis Open will come to a conclusion Sunday evening under the patronage of the President of Arab and Kuwait Shooting Federations, Honorary President of Asian Federation Sheikh Ahmad Al-jaber Al-Abdallah Al-Jaber Al-Sabah. The tournament witnessed strong competition all along, and the results of Wednesday are as follows: In the Under 11 category: […]

Federer breezes into quarters at Indian Wells

Posted by on 15/03/2018
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Federer breezes into quarters at Indian Wells

Federer breezes into quarters at Indian Wells

Federer gunning for a record sixth Indian Wells title   INDIAN WELLS: World No. 1 Roger Federer’s remarkable run continued as he booked his quarter-final berth in the ATP Indian Wells Masters with a 7-5, 6-4 win over Jeremy Chardy on Wednesday. The 36-year-old Federer, who won his 20th Grand Slam when he captured the […]

Taqi and Ahmad Dashti in semi-finals of Kuwait Tennis Open

Posted by on 14/03/2018
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Taqi and Ahmad Dashti in semi-finals of Kuwait Tennis Open

Taqi and Ahmad Dashti in semi-finals of Kuwait Tennis Open

KUWAIT: The results of Kuwait Ninth Tennis Open 2018 which is being held under the patronage of President of Arab and Kuwait Tennis Associations, Honorary President of Asian Tennis Association Sheikh Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Abdallah Al-Sabah at the Tennis Center of KTA, in Yarmouk Sports Club. Tuesday’s results were as follows: Under 11 Category: Yousuf Al-Linqaqi […]

Essa Qabazard defeat Hassan Al-Mousa in Kuwait Tennis Open

Posted by on 13/03/2018
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Essa Qabazard defeat Hassan Al-Mousa in Kuwait Tennis Open

Essa Qabazard defeat Hassan Al-Mousa in Kuwait Tennis Open

KUWAIT: Activities of Kuwait Ninth Tennis Open 2018, which started last week under the patronage of President of Arab and Kuwait Tennis Associations, Honorary President of Asian Tennis Association Sheikh Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Abdallah Al-Sabah continued at the Tennis Center of KTA, in Yarmouk Sports Club. This tennis tournament organized and supervised by KTA during the […]