Hangzhou, 22 September 2023 - The Qatari flag was raised Thursday at the 19th Asian Games village in China's Hangzhou. The tournament is due to kick off Saturday.HE Second Vice President of Qatar Olympic Committee (QOC), Dr. Thani bin Abdulrahman Al Kuwari, HE QOC's Jassim bin Rashid Al Buainain, and chef de mission Rashid Adiba were in attendanc
Doha, 21 September 2023 - The Qatar Olympic Committee (QOC) and Qatar’s leading sustainable properties developer Msheireb Properties have renewed their ongoing partnership agreement on Thursday to boost the mutual cooperation between them in the fields of sports and tourism.
Director of the QOC Support Services Sect
Doha, 20 September 2023 - The Formula 1 Qatar Airways Qatar Grand Prix is less than 17 days away.
The Lusail International Circuit (LIC) is set to welcome teams and fans from across the globe for an unforgettable weekend.
The event is scheduled to take place across three days from October 6-8.
As Formula 1 returns to Qatar for the first time s
Doha, 20 September 2023 - Doha 2024 announced ‘Nahim’, a playful Qatari whale shark, and ‘Mayfara’ a walking, talking, smiling coral, as the welcoming and fun-loving mascots of the World Aquatics Championships taking place in Doha from February 2-18, 2024.
Nahim and Mayfara are intimately tied to Qatar’s heritage an
Hangzhou, 19 September 2023 - The Qatari beach volleyball team (2), consisting of the duo, Mahmoud Essam and Abdullah Naseem, kicked off their journey in the 19th Asian Games Hangzhou by defeating South Korea (1) by 2-0.
The Qatari beach volleyball team are participating with two teams. The Qatar (1) team includes Ahmed Tijan and Sher
Doha, 18 September 2023 - Qatar Air Sports Committee (QASC) of the Joint Special Forces announced that it will be hosting the sixth World Paramotor Championship for the first time in the Middle East during the period Feb. 1-14, 2024.The tournament will feature wide international participation of all segments, especially after Qatar had succe
Doha, 17 September 2023 - Qatar equestrian team will participate in the jumping and dressage competitions, as part of the 19th Asian Games which will be held in Hangzhou, China from Sep. 23 to Oct. 8.
The jumping team includes riders Bassem Hassan Mohammed, Faleh Al Ajmi, Sheikh Khalifa bin Abdulaziz Al-Thani, and Rashid Towaim Ali Al Marri
Doha, 17 September 2023 - The Basketball Federation (QBF) is set to host the FIBA U16 Asian Basketball Championship 2023 which gets underway at Al Gharafa Club Hall today. As many as 16 teams are taking part in the competition eyeing the trophy on September 24 when the final will be played.
The details of the event were announced at a pres
Mies (Switzerland), 17 September 2023 - In a new accomplishment for Qatari sports, the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) announced appointing Qatar Basketball Federation Secretary General Saadoun Al Kuwari as FIBA Central Board member.
Al Kuwari was chosen to be a FIBA Central Board member for FIBA 3x3 competitions, and will serve
Abidjan / Cote d’Ivoire, 16 September 2023 – Upon request of the Confederation of African Football (CAF), the International Centre for Sport Security (ICSS) will be involved in the safety and security preparations of the TotalEnergies CAF Africa Cup of Nations Cote d’Ivoire 2023, the biggest football tournament in Africa, whose
Doha, 15 September 2023 - The Qatar Olympic Committee (QOC), represented by the Human Resources and Administrative Affairs Department, in collaboration with Al Koot Insurance & Reinsurance Company, organized a health awareness event yesterday at the QOC Headquarters.
This event featured some comprehensive medical check-ups and offered valuab
Riyadh, 15 September 2023 - Qatar’s Olympic gold medalist Fares Ibrahim booked his ticket to next year’s Paris 2024 Olympic Games after achieving a 388kg mark at the 2023 World Weightlifting Championships in Riyadh.
The 25-year-old, who increased his weight category to 102kg, had a lift of 218kg in clean & jerk, taking silver med
Beirut, 13 September 2023 - Qatar taekwondo team player Noor Nizar won the gold medal in the youth category today during her participation in the 2023 Beirut Open Taekwondo Tournament, ranked G1, for the junior category. The event is being held in Beirut and will conclude today.
19 countries are competing in the tournament through 117 male and f
Vienna, 13 September 2023 - The Qatar Olympic Committee (QOC) participated in the Annual General Conference of the International Partnership Against Corruption in Sport held at the Headquarters of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) in Vienna, Austria.
The conference was attended by Director of the QOC Legal Affairs D
Doha, 13 September 2023 - Team Qatar star Fares Ibrahim has completed all physical and technical to begin participation on Thursday at the ongoing 2023 World Weightlifting Championships that is running in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia from 4 to 17 September 2023.
Qatar’s Ibrahim aspires to open a new chapter of excellen
Doha, 12 September 2023 - The International Basketball Federation (FIBA) announced the appointment of His Excellency Sheikh Saud bin Ali Al Thani and Mohammed Saad Al Mughaiseeb, President of the Qatar Basketball Federation (QBF), to the Board of Directors of the FIBA Foundation for the period 2023-2027.
The appointment is a significant achievem
Changwon (South Korea), September 12 (QNA) - The Qatari team defeated the Kyrgyzstan team 1-0 in its final match of the group stage of the 2024 AFC U-23 Asian Cup.
The match took place Tuesday at the Changwon Stadium in South Korea.
The matches of the Qatari team will not be considered when calculating the group ranking since the team already q
Beirut, 12 September 2023 - The Qatari national taekwondo team won the silver medal in the 2023 Beirut Open Taekwondo Tournament, ranked G1, for the junior category, held in the Lebanese capital, Beirut, with the tournament running until Wednesday.
19 countries are competing in the tournament through 117 male and female athletes in the cadet cat