Doha, 9 July 2020- Football fans should expect outstanding hospitality, a family atmosphere and the chance to attend more than one match per day during Qatar 2022 – the first FIFA World Cup to be held in the Middle East and Arab world.
Those were the messages delivered by HE Hassan Al Thawadi, Secretary General of the Supreme
Doha, 9 July 2020 - Akram Afif will remain with the Al Sadd until 2025, after the club announced yesterday the star forward has signed a new contract. Afif is one of the most prominent stars of Al Sadd, playing a big role in several of the team’s recent triumphs, and also winning the title of 2019 Asian Player of the Year.Speak
Doha, 8 July 2020 - Al Khor players take part in a training session in Doha yesterday as they prepare for the QNB Stars League (QSL) action.
Al Khor will face Qatari giants Al Sadd in their Round 18 fixture which will take place at the Wolves' home ground on July 25. Al Khor are currently struggling at the 11th position in the QSL s
Doha, 8 July 2020 - The Longines Hathab - Qatar Equestrian Tour Organizing Committee has confirmed that season three will resume on Aug 7 with all competitions held at Qatar Equestrian Federation's hall.
The third season of the annual series, which started in October 2019 and was originally scheduled to conclude in April this year.
Doha, 7 July 2020 - Qatar Billiards & Snooker Federation announced on Sunday that they will host the Asian snooker championships in November, which will coincide with Doha's hosting of the World Snooker Championship.
Executive Manager of Qatar Billiards & Snooker Federation Mubarak Al Khayarin said that the Coronavirus (COVI
Doha, 7 July 2020 - Al Rayyan Stadium has achieved a significant FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ milestone by becoming the first project site to reach 20 million working hours on two occasions without a lost time injury.
The major milestone was reached thanks to rigorous health and safety standards implemented by the Suprem
Doha, 7 July 2020 - Women's football star Anouk Hoogendijk will be the special guest on this week’s Generation Amazing Instagram Live.
The former Ajax player won more than 100 international caps for the Netherlands and represented her country at the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup™. &n
Paris, 6 July 2020 - The Group 1 Qatar Derby for 4-year-old Pure Arabians is one of the major races in the European Arabian racing calendar. The 2020 renewal of the Qatar Racing & Equestrian Club (QREC)-sponsored event was run at Chantilly. It would, in a normal year, have taken place on the 3rd weekend of June. The exceptio
Doha, 5 July 2020 - Spanish coach Xavi Hernandez has extended his stay at Qatar’s Al Sadd for another season, the club said in a report on its official website on Sunday.
In an exclusive statement to the club’s website, Xavi, 40, said that he was 'happy to renew the contract' with Al Sadd.
According to the deal, Xavi w
Doha, 5 July 2020 - The Qatar Stars League (QSL) has made an amendment to the schedule of matches in Weeks 18, 19 and 20 of 2019-20 season QNB Stars League after reviewing the latest developments and recommendations, and in co-ordination with the authorities concerned.
It has been decided to hold matches in each round over three day
Doha, 5 July 2020 - The Qatari football national first team concluded on Saturday their training camp that began on June 12. This follows the suspension of football witnessed all around the world as a result of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.The camp took place in coordination with league teams. Players underwent training
Doha, 5 July 2020 - Al Shaqab Racing fielded two runners in the Prix de l’Afac at Dax, France, BARADA AL CHAM (FR) (AF Albahar x Al Ryma) and SHADAD (FR) (TM Fred Texas x Nasrat). It was a successful outing as the duo finished first and fourth respectively in the conditions seven-furlong race for four-year-old and older Purebred Ara
Doha, 2 July 2020 - The Qatar Football Association (QFA) has officially announced its bid to host the 2027 AFC Asian Cup.Qatar is one of the five bids presented to the Asian Football Confederation (AFC), before the deadline on June 30, 2020.Reigning champions Qatar are aiming to host the championship for the third time since the event&rsq
Doha, 2 July 2020 - The webinar was the first in a series of monthly discussions involving the Supreme Committee for DelThe webinar was the first in a series of monthly discussions involving the Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy programmes, plus representatives from their strategic partners.RateText Size: A A ATwo FIFA World Cup
Doha, 1 July 2020 - Saeed Al Sulaiti had to be content with second place in the sixth and final race, but his consistent performances ensured Qatar Motor and Motorcycling Federation (QMMF) Team won the fourth edition of the Qatar Online Racing Championship with a comprehensive victory over rivals Leopard Racing of Luxembourg.
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Earlier this month, from my home in Qatar, I watched intently as the country announced the completion of Education City Stadium and paid tribute to frontline healthcare workers – in this country and beyond – who have risked their lives to help us all during these unprecedented circumstances.
Doha, 30 June 2020 - QNB Stars League clubs continued to leave their team hotels and enter home quarantine after completing the second round of Coronavirus (Covid-19) tests.
Al Gharafa, Al Sadd, Al Wakrah, Qatar SC, Al Khor and Al Rayyan clubs decided to leave their team hotels for home quarantine, after signing pledges to adhere to
Doha, 30 June 2020 - Al Shaqab, a member of the Qatar Foundation, will participate in the 2020 Menton Horse Championship in France on July 4 and 5. The championship is a qualifier for the Arabian Horse World Championship to be held in Paris.
It will be the first European participation of Al Shaqab's Breeding and Show department in