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Tamimi wins gold medal of West Asia Squash Championship

TEHRAN – Iran – Qatar’s top squash player Abdullah Al Tamimi won a gold medal of the West Asian Squash Championship in Tehran, Iran, on Thursday.Al Tamimi beating home favourite Alireza Shameli 3-0 in Thursday final.The state of Qatar is represented by…

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Crouin downs Cardenas in Doha for biggest career win

DOHA – French World No.20 Victor Crouin claimed the biggest title of his career when he defeated Mexican Leonel Cardenas 3:1 (11-5, 9-11, 19-17, 12-10) in the final of the QSF 4 Challenger 30 level event at the Khalifa International Tennis and Squash C…

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Team Qatar qualify for 2023 ANOC World Beach Games

Greece: Qatar’s beach handball team qualified for 2023 ANOC World Beach Games after beating Uruguay 2-0 in the fifth-place match at the 2022 Men’s Beach Handball World Championships on Sunday. Mohsen Mohammed Alyafeai in the Qatar goal was key, ensurin…

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Abou Eleinen takes out former world no.3 Mosaad

Doha: The quarter finals of the QSF 4 threw up a coupe of surprises, as the unseeded Aly Abou Eleinen overcame former World No.3 Omar Mosaad in a five-game battle to reach the last four at the Khalifa International Tennis and Squash Complex.Eleinen cam…

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FIFA increases squad limit to 26 for World Cup

Zurich, June 23 (BNA): Teams will be able to select up to 26 players for this year’s World Cup after global soccer’s governing body FIFA increased the maximum squad limit by three on Thursday.FIFA said the change was due to the unusual timing of the to…