Category Archives: Athletic

Countdown begins for third edition of QOC’s Team Qatar Flag Relay

DOHA, The countdown for the third edition of Team Qatar’s Flag Relay, to be held on December 13, began on Tuesday. The event, organised by the Qatar Olympic Committee (QOC), is being held as part of this year’s Qatar National …

SOP Organizing Committee Chairman lauds Students impressive performance

DOHA, HE Sheikh Khalifa bin Khalid Al Thani, the Chairman of Organizing Committee of the 13th edition of the Schools Olympic Program (SOP) has lauded and highly appreciated the outstanding performance of students from different schools in the SOP competitions …

Qatar’s Al Obaidli wins gold in Snooker 6 Red

DOHA, Qatar’s Ali al Obaidli clinched the gold in GCC Men’s Snooker 6 Red after beating Bahrain’s Habib Subah in a best of 11 frames at Levatio Hotel, Muscat on Sunday.

In GCC Men’s 8 Ball Team 2019 held from …

Boxer Anthony Joshua visits Misk schools, while boxer Andy Ruiz Jr. visits Disabled Children’s Association and Charity Committee for Orphans Care in Riyadh

Riyadh, British boxer Anthony Joshua has visited Misk schools, which aim to use real-world experiential learning to help students learn through an extensive range of project- and field-based experiences, enabling them to understand the relevance of their education to the …

Tareq Zainal elected as member in Asian Tennis Federation Board

BANGALORE, India, Qatar’s Tennis, Squash and Badminton Federation (QTSBF) Secretary General, Mr. Tareq Zainal has been elected as member to the Board of Directors for the Asian Tennis Federation during the Annual General Assembly meeting held earlier in Bangalore, India …

Qatar defeat UAE 4-2 to book spot in Gulf Cup Semifinals

DOHA, Asian champions Qatar overcame a gritty United Arab Emirates (UAE) 4-2 in their last Group A match to advance into the semifinals of 24th Arab Gulf Cup at the Khalifa International Stadium on Monday evening.

Akram Afif, who was …

Qatar need a draw to enter last 4, but Sanchez wants win against UAE

DOHA, Reigning Asian champions Qatar will be looking to end their last Group A match on a high when they take on the United Arab Emirates (UAE) at the Khalifa International Stadium here on Monday.

The two sides last faced …