Doha, 24 October 2021 - Australian superstar Emma Mckeon clinched two gold medals to steal the limelight on the final night at the Hamad Aquatic Center as the FINA Swimming World Cup Doha 2021 concluded yesterday.
Mckeon, coming to the Qatari capital with an overall lead, won the women’s 100m freestyle with a time
Doha, 24 October 2021 - Peru’s World No.8 Diego Elias claimed his first Platinum level title with a victory over New Zealand’s Paul Coll in the final of the 2021 Qatar QTerminals Classic, held at the Khalifa International Tennis and Squash Complex in Doha, Qatar.The sixth-seeded Elias prevailed over the second-placed Coll 3-1: 13
Doha, 20 October 2021 - Qatar Swimming Association (QSA) has completed all technical and managerial preparations to host the third round of the FINA World Cup meet from Thursday to Saturday at Hamad Aquatic Centre, Aspire Zone.
The Qatari capital – the third stop for the FINA Swimming World Cup 2021 – will stage the competition
Doha, 20 October 2021 - The Qatar Sports for All Federation at the Ministry of Sports and Youth has announced that registration for this year’s edition of the Qatar East-to-West Ultra Run, set to take place on December 10, has now opened.
The 16-hour 90km race is open to both professional and amateur runners, however, all participants must
Doha, 19 October 2021 - When Qatar unveiled its bid to host the FIFA World Cup 2022, the country promised to provide innovative solutions for a range of challenges. One flagship promise was to develop cooling technology for football stadiums – in order to help countries host matches year-round.
In 2010, the Supreme Committee for Delivery &
Doha, 19 October 2021 - The Qatar Olympic football team tied with its Kuwaiti counterpart 2-2 in the international friendly match that brought them together at Suhaim Bin Hamad Stadium in Qatar SC, as part of the preparations to participate in the qualifiers for the AFC U-23 Cup.
Qatar team goals were scored by Khaled Mohammed Saleh in the
Doha, 18 October 2021 - On Friday, 22 October, the sixth tournament-ready venue for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ will be inaugurated by the Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy (SC) when Al Thumama Stadium plays host to the 49th Amir Cup Final between Al Rayyan and Al Sadd.
The 40,000-capacity stadium will follow Khalifa Internati
Geneva, 18 October 2021 - Football legend Didier Drogba was today announced as the World Health Organization's Goodwill Ambassador for Sport and Health. Drogba, from Côte d’Ivoire, will support WHO to promote the Organization’s guidance on the benefits of physical activity and other healthy lifestyles, and highlight the val
Dublin, 12 October 2021 - Qatar will look for their first win in the four matches when they take on hosts Republic of Ireland today in the European Qualifiers for the 2022 FIFA World Cup. The match will be played at Dublin’s Aviva Stadium, with the kick off set for 9:45pm Qatar time.
Qatar were brushed aside by Portugal on Saturday and wil
Doha, 12 October 2021 - As Qatar prepares to host the first FIFA World Cup™ in the Middle East and Arab world, health and safety remains at the forefront of priorities for the Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy (SC).
In an effort to stage a World Cup that is safely enjoyed by all who attend, the SC has formed a unique collabo
Paris, 11 October 2021 - Brazil star Neymar said on Sunday that the 2022 World Cup will be his last as he “doesn’t have the strength to put up with more football”.
“I think it will be my last World Cup,” the 29-year-old told DAZN.
“I will play it like it is the last because I don’t know if I will st
Rabat, 10 October 2021 - Qatar rally ace Nasser Saleh al-Attiyah won the first stage of the Rally of Morocco yesterday to lead the overall Classifications. Al-Attiyah and his French co-driver Matthieu Baumel had won the prologue on Friday, which defined the starting order for yesterday’s stages.Al-Attiyah once again dominated the rally
Paris, 10 October 2021 - Bred and owned by Al Shaqab Racing, DHAHIBIA (Olympic Glory x Belle De Crecy) showed a willing attitude when breaking her maiden in the Prix Crudite, a maiden for three-year-olds, at saint-Cloud on Thursday, October 7th.
Trained in Chantilly by Henri-François Devin, DHAHABIA was having her fifth career start.
Doha, 7 October 2021 - Owned by Al Shaqab Racing, the four-year-old pure-bred Arabian HM Al Sakeb (Azadi x Morgane De Piboul) showed a great attitude when taking the Prix Nejdari – Wathba Stallions Cup, for four-year-old and older Purebred Arabians, at Toulouse on Monday.
Trained by Thomas Fourcy, HM Al Sakeb scored a third win from h
Doha, 5 October 2021 - Qatar Swimming Association (QSA) is confident of hosting a successful event as Doha gears up to complete 10 years of hosting the FINA World Cup meets. The Qatari capital – the third stop for the FINA Swimming World Cup 2021 – will stage the competition from October 21 to 23 at the Hamad Aquatic Centre, Aspire Zo
Paris, 4 October 2021 - German outsider Torquator Tasso scored a surprise victory in the 100th running of the Qatar Prix De L’Arc De Triomphe at ParisLongchamp on Sunday.His Highness Sheikh Abdullah bin Khalifa al-Thani presented the trophies to the winners in the presence of His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Khalifa al-Thani and Her Royal Hi
Doha, 4 October 2021 - Qatar Table Tennis Association president and ITTF Deputy President Khalil bin Ahmed Al Mohannadi on Sunday was elected as the new president of Asian Table Tennis Union at the ATTU General Assembly.
The meeting was held at the Majlis Hall of Sheraton Hotel.
“Qatar has provided a lot for international and Asian t
Doha, 3 October 2021 - The Qatar Olympic Committee (QOC) participated in 33rd Meeting of GCC Council of Olympic Committees held via videoconferencing.
HE QOC Secretary-General Jassim bin Rashid Al Buenain represented the QOC in the meeting.
The heads of the GCC Olympic committees expressed their sincere thanks and gratitude to the GCC lead