Athletic

Double joy for Madrid with a win and Barcelona draw

Barcelona, Real Madrid made light work of potentially one of their hardest away games of the season by beating Getafe 3-0 on Saturday.A late Wu Lei goal meant Barcelona could only draw the derby against Espanyol. It meant Zinedine Zidane’s side moved b…

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Team Qatar win four medals in GCC Golf Championship

Muscat, Qatar’s national golf team claimed 4 medals including two gold medals and two silver medals at the GCC Golf Championship held Muscat, Oman from December 26, 2019 to January 01, 2020.Qatar’s Arnaf Jeen clinched the gold medal of boys under 18 ye…

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Dubai taxis carry one billion riders in 25 years

Dubai, Dubai taxis have carried more than one billion riders in 682 million journeys since the start of operations in 1995 to December 2019. Mattar Al Tayer, Director-General and Chairman of the Board of Executive Directors of Dubai’s Roads and Transpo…

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Qatar handball team to take on Croatia

Zagreb, Qatar handball team will take on Croatia on Sunday in the friendly international championship being held in Zagreb, Croatia.Qatar’s participation in the friendly championships comes in light of the preparations for the 19th Asian Handball Champ…

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Ashghal Opens Second Flyover Bridge at Umm Lekhba Interchange to provide free flow traffic from al Markhiya to Doha

The Public Works Authority ‘Ashghal’ has opened the second 537 meter flyover bridge at Umm Lekhba (Landmark) Interchange, providing free flow traffic from Al Markhiya towards Doha as part of Sabah Al Ahmad Corridor project in coordination with the Gene…

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Draw held for Qatar ExxonMobil Open

Doha, Stan Wawrinka will face Jeremy Chardy or a qualifier in his opening match of the 2020 ATP Tour season, as he attempts to lift his first Qatar ExxonMobil Open trophy.The 34-year-old, who is the top seed at the 2019 ATP 250 Tournament of the Year, …