Category Archives: Athletic

Team Qatar eye full points against Japan

Bangkok, Qatar football team stepped their preparations for their crucial match against Japan in Group B of the AFC U23 Championship on Wednesday.

Team Qatar began their campaign in the championship which serves as a qualification event for Tokyo 2020 …

Parma beat Lecce, eye Europa League zone at mid-season mark

Rome, Parma beat troubled Lecce 2-0 Monday to move within one point of the Europa League zone at the half-season point of the Italian Serie A.

Simone Iacoponi and substitute Andreas Cornelius struck for the hosts after the break to …

Qatar, Saudi Arabia play out goalless draw in AFC U23 Championship

Bangkok, Qatar drew with Saudi Arabia 0-0 in Group B of the AFC U23 Championship on Sunday to leave both sides firmly in contention to reach the competition’s quarterfinals.

With one game each still to play, the result sees Qatar …

Real Madrid beat Atletico on penalties to win Super Cup

Barcelona, Real Madrid won the Spanish Super Cup in Saudi Arabia 4-1 on penalties against rivals Atletico Madrid on Sunday after a 0-0 draw in extra time.

A tight match was settled on spot-kicks in the revamped tournament in Jeddah, …

Dakar Rally 2020: cancelation of eighth stage of two-wheeled and four-wheel motorcycles classes for death of Portuguese motorcycle rider Paulo Goncalves

Riyadh, The organizers of the Dakar Rally decided to cancel the eighth special stage for the two-wheel and two-wheeled motorcycle classes, after meeting with the riders and taking a decision to consult all riders in the Dakar Rally, due to …

SOP Volleyball and Basketball competitions continue in style

Doha, The volleyball and basketball competitions at the 13th edition of the Schools Olympic Program (SOP) were resumed on Saturday.

The volleyball competitions for boys’ secondary schools were held at Qatar Volleyball Association Arena where Stafford Sri Lanka defeated Addison …

Thawab Al-Subaey sparkles in Winter Youth Olympics

Lausanne, Qatar’s Thawab Al-Subaey participated in Boys’ 3×3 Mixed Ice Hockey Tournament at the third Winter Youth Olympics, Lausanne 2020 which began on Thursday.

The event brings together 1800 athletes from 76 National Olympic Committees.

In the first Qatari appearance …

Sheikh Joaan crowns Rublev winner of Qatar ExxonMobil Open 2020

Doha, HE President of Qatar Olympic Committee (QOC) Sheikh Joaan bin Hamad Al-Thani on Saturday crowned Andrey Rublev, winner of Qatar ExxonMobil Open 2020 tennis tournament.

Rublev claimed the title after defeating Corentin Moutet 6-2 7-6 (7-3) in the one-hour-27-minutes …