Saturday, October 19, 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 ‘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...

Dubai Constructs The World’s Largest Sports Mall

Dubai-based firm Viva City said construction work has started on its ambitious Sports Society, which is poised to become the largest sports mall in...

BeIN Sports back on UAE screens

July 22nd saw beIN Sports channels return to screens in Dubai and Abu Dhabi. The channels have been dark since the June 5th diplomatic...

Bahrain GP: Raikkonen’s Ferrari breaks mechanic’s leg during pit stop

Ferrari mechanic suffered a broken leg when he was run over by Kimi Raikkonen during a pit stop in the Bahrain Grand Prix. The mechanic,...

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...

Bahrain Olympic Committee To Launch Second Edition Of Baby Games

The Bahrain Olympic Committee (BOC) gears up to host the second edition of the Baby Games next month in the Kingdom. The event is...

Saudi first: Princess to head sports federation

Saudi Arabia does not allow women to practise sports in the public sphere and even the introduction of private sports centres for women has...

Qatar World Cup decision labelled ‘most corrupt in sporting history

May 31, 2018 22:023803LONDON: The decision to award Russia and Qatar the 2018 and 2022 World Cups has been lambasted as “the biggest corruption...

World’s Highest Ranked Athlete Is From Bahrain

Murtaza Talha Ali, 2017 IMMAF Gold Medalist, from the Kingdom of Bahrain will be the world’s highest-ranked active contender when he competes at the...
Mixed Martial Arts Team

Sports: Bahrain Tops World Mixed Martial Arts Ranking

The Kingdom of Bahrain has reached the top of the Mixed Martial Arts World as the country is now the leader of the IMMAF-WMMAA...

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