Friday, September 20, 2019

Sport

Latest updates on sports events in GCC featuring achievements of athletes in and around the region along with the launch of mega-events in the region.

Saudi Announces 30-Day Visit Visa To Attend Formula E-Prix

E-Prix enthusiasts will be the first to take advantage of the Kingdom’s new Sharek electronic visa system.All fans will be able to get 30-day...

Bahrain shoots down third gold

Manama: The Kingdom of Bahrain claimed its third gold medal at the fourth edition of the Arab Women Sports Tournament (AWST), being held in...

Fitness meets fashion as Saudi designer launches first sports abaya

JEDDAH: Meet the certified fitness trainer who holds a BA in fashion. Lojain Badr Al-Refae has merged both her passions in a brand called...

Judo federation scraps events in UAE, Tunisia over Israel treatment

 The International Judo Federation on Friday suspended planned competitions in Tunisia and the United Arab Emirates after the hosts failed to confirm that Israeli...

Bauza to lead Saudi Arabia at World Cup

Argentinian head coach Edgardo Bauza has replaced Bert van Marwijk as head coach of Saudi Arabia just nine days after the country sealed qualification...

The two faces of the World Cup: Glamorous Russians share stands...

Football fans contrasted enormously as they cheered their teams in Moscow during Russia's demolition of Saudi Arabia in the opening game of the World Cup. In the...

Saudi confiscates 4,000 devices for bootlegging sports channels during World Cup

JEDDAH: A new anti-piracy campaign toppled more than 4,000 devices in Saudi Arabia that hacked sports channels when agents conducted raids and confiscated them....

Qatar: Migrant workers building World Cup facilities unpaid for months

A new investigation by Amnesty International has exposed how an engineering company involved in building 2022 Fifa World Cup infrastructure took advantage of Qatar’s...

Dubai: Camel racing

The Dubai Camel Racing Club draws wealthy members from across the Arabian Peninsula, including Saudis, Kuwaitis, Bahrainis, as well as Emiratis.Camel racing is a...

Will Saudi Arabia’s World Cup preparations pay off?

Saudi Arabia's video announcement of its final 2018 World Cup squad perhaps took inspiration from England's, with fans excitedly sharing the 23 lucky names.On the...

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