Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Sport

Qatar and UAE clubs fined for not paying players

Two clubs from Qatar, the 2022 World Cup hosts, and one club from the UAE were amongst six fined by FIFA on Thursday for...

Travel on Trial: ‘Trust the wire’ on a via ferrata climb...

When you find yourself parallel to the slope of a steep mountain, a lanyard and the grip of your own hands on a steel...

New flashpoint between Saudi Arabia and Qatar – Piracy

Riyadh:  Saudi Arabia has said it has confiscated more than 12,000 pirating devices in the country, after rival Qatar's beIN Media accused broadcasters in...

Arab football teams not equipped for success, need to change lifestyle,...

Russia, June 29 (Reuters) - Tunisia failed to reach the knockout stage of the World Cup at the fifth time of asking in Russia...

Qatar detains Kuwaiti goalkeeper at Doha airport

Kuwaiti goalkeeper, Nawaf al-Khaldi, was detained by security personnel at Doha’s Hamad International Airport on Tuesday. In a video posted on Twitter, Khaldi said his...

PHOTOS: Women allowed to watch football in Iran after 37 year...

Iranian women were allowed into the national stadium in Tehran for the first time in 37 years on Wednesday night. The women were part of...

Saudi minister tweets he refused a meeting request with UEFA chief...

MOSCOW (AP) - Saudi Arabia's sports minister has criticized the president of European soccer on Twitter in an escalating dispute over Qatar-owned sports broadcasting...

Football fans sign petition blasting beIN Sports’ World Cup coverage

Nearly 60,000 people have signed a petition calling on FIFA to take action against Qatari-financed broadcaster beIN Sports for its “politicised” coverage of the...
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Watch: Plane carrying Saudi football team catches fire in mid-air

Russia’s aviation watchdog Rosaviatsya said that during the landing there was a brief fire on one of the engines and that it would investigate...

Saudi ‘considers legal action’ against beIN Sports for ‘politicising’ World Cup

BeIN Sports has been accused of politicising the World Cup through some of its commentary. Turki Al Sheikh, head of Saudi Arabia’s sports authority, said...

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