Vienna, 28 September 2022 - Goalkeeper Meshaal Barsham saved a late penalty as Qatar fought back from a goal down to hold Chile 2-2 in their international friendly at the Franz Horr Stadium in Vienna.
It was a far from convincing performance from the Asian Champions as Qatar most likely played their last competitive match before their World Cup
Doha, 28 September 2022 - Stakeholder Relations Director at the Supreme Committee for Delivery and Legacy (SC) Khaled Al Suwaidi stressed that the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 is going to be the most accessible World Cup edition for disabled people in history, pointing out that Qatar has succeeded in raising international standards for access and mo
Doha, 28 September 2022 - Qatar’s number one player Abdulla Al Tamimi has risen to 30th place in the latest Professional Squash Association rankings.
Al Tamimi had last reached this ranking last in 2018 - also his best since he began his professional career in 2011. Al Tamimi was ranked 44th at the start of the new season but has made
Doha, 28 September 2022 - Ivory Coast legend Yaya Touré is looking forward to a ground-breaking edition of the FIFA World Cup™ in Qatar. It will be the first tournament to be staged in the Middle East and Arab world – and Touré is someone who can appreciate the World Cup’s journey to new frontiers.
He played in al
Doha, 27 September 2022 - The State of Qatar and the US signed a joint declaration on the exchange of information related to the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022.The joint declaration was signed by Head of the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 Safety and Security Operations Committee Brig. Ibrahim Khalil Al Mohannadi for the Qatari side, and by US Represen
Doha, 27 September 2022 - FIFA announced the launch of the last-minute sales phase on Tuesday Sep. 27, less than two months time before the start of the first edition of the World Cup competitions in the Arab world and the Middle East.
Tickets can be purchased at FIFA.com/tickets at 12:00 (noon) Doha local time, on a first-come, first-serve
New York, 26 September 2022 - FIFA President Gianni Infantino welcomed football fans from around the world to Qatar to attend the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022, which will be held from November 20 to December 18.
In televised statements from New York on the sidelines of the 77th session of the United Nations General Assembly, Infantino said the Worl
Doha, 26 September 2022 - Designed by Qatari architect, Ibrahim M. Jaidah, Al Thumama Stadium was officially inaugurated on Oct. 22, 2021, when it hosted the 2021 HH the Amir Cup final.
Located 12km from central Doha, Al Thumama Stadium is designed to replicate the 'gahfiya', a traditional woven cap worn by men and boys across the Middle Ea
Agadir, 26 September 2022 - Qatar’s Tamim bin Jamal Al Kuwari claimed the first place in the Africa Triathlon Championships held in the Moroccan city of Agadir.
Al Kuwari took the gold medal after leading the standings in 1500m swim, 40km bike and 10km run.
The Africa Triathlon Championships bring together a huge number of triathlet
California, 25 September 2022 - Mexico defeated Peru 1-0 in a friendly match held in Pasadena as part of preparations for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022.The only goal of the match was scored by Hirving Lozano, Napoli striker, in the 85th minute.The Mexican team will meet its Colombian counterpart in another friendly match in California next W
Doha, 25 September 2022- Qatar Olympic Committee concluded the second chapter of the advanced level of the trainers' program, organized in cooperation with Qatar University with the accreditation of Olympic Solidarity at the International Olympic Committee.The five-day program brought together 20 trainers in various sports and training discipline
Doha, 22 September 2022 - Hamad bin Abdulrahman Al Attiyah, President of the Asian Equestrian Federation (AEF) and Vice Chairman of the Qatar Racing and Equestrian Club (QREC), has praised Qatar’s preparations for the forthcoming FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022.
In an interview with the Qatar News Agency (QNA), Al Attiyah stated that the As
Doha, 22 September 2022 - Al Shaqab, a member of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science, and Community Development, announced the signing of a partnership agreement with Ali Bin Ali Holding to build Al Shaqab Village a unique accommodation project within Qatar Foundations Education City as part of Al Shaqab's commitment to supporting the State's
Doha, 22 September 2022 - Doha is preparing to stage a spectacular edition of World Judo Championships next year from May 07-14, 2023.
A delegation from the International Judo Federation (IJF) began an extensive site visit to Doha in light of the process of coordination that precedes every major championship.
The Vice President and Director Gen
Doha, 22 September 2022 - The Deputy Director General of Technical Services at the Supreme Committee for Delivery and Legacy (SC) Eng. Ghanim Al Kuwari said that FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 - which will kick off on Nov. 20 - stadium precincts are delivering a tangible legacy.Al Kuwari elaborated that since the country won the bid to host the mega-e
New York, September 22 (QNA) - H.E. Secretary-General of the Supreme Committee for Delivery and Legacy (SC) Hassan Al Thawadi underlined that the FIFA World Cup FIFA Qatar 2022 represents an exceptional event whose importance is not limited to football competitions, rather an embodiment for the objectives that the State of Qatar established in it
Frankfurt, 21 September 2022 - FIFA has praised the reforms carried out by the State of Qatar in terms of protecting workers' rights since it won in 2010 the right to host the FIFA Qatar 2022 World Cup, which will be held later this year.During a conference on human rights organized by the German Football Association (DFB) in Frankfurt, FIFA's He
New York, 21 September 2022 - The Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy (SC) and Concordia have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to share expertise and raise awareness of FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 legacy projects.
The MoU was signed during this years Concordia Summit, which is being held on the sidelines of the United Nations Gen