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Countdown to big Saudi race has F1 fans awaiting serious action

  • JEDDAH: With just hours left until the big race, the Jeddah Formula One weekend has stolen the hearts of locals and visitors as the open-sea circuit promises and delivers a spectacle for fans. F1 fans from all over the world made their way to the Jeddah Corniche Circuit by the Red Sea for the...
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Bangladesh captain tells teammates to 'close ears' ahead of Pakistan Tests

  • CHITTAGONG: Bangladesh captain Mominul Haque urged his teammates to ignore criticism and concentrate on the job at hand ahead of the Test series at home against Pakistan beginning on Friday. The hosts kick off the new Test Championship cycle with the two-match series against Pakistan starting ...
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Qatar and WHO team up for a healthy and safe FIFA World Cup 2022

  • DUBAI: The World Health Organization (WHO) and Qatar launched a new multiyear collaboration on Monday to make Qatar World Cup 2022 a beacon for physical and mental health. WHO and Qatar, working closely with FIFA, will undertake joint activities to place the promotion of healthy lives, health ...
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Sports for All Federation and Saudi Arabian Cricket Federation launch new Softball Cricket Tournament to raise popularity of game

  • RIYADH: Following the recently concluded National Cricket Championship 2021, the Saudi Sports for All Federation, in partnership with the Saudi Arabian Cricket Federation, has announced the launch of the Softball Cricket Tournament, beginning this week. The tournament will run for four months...
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Saudi Arabia’s proposal for FIFA World Cup every two years gaining support in Asia

  • Saudi Arabia’s proposal to look at holding FIFA World Cup competitions every two years instead of four has already been approved by FIFA’s Congress but the reality is gaining increasing support around Asia. During a meeting in May, Yasser Al-Misehal, president of the Saudi Arabia Football Fed...
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Saudi Arabia’s Maryam Al-Muraisel out of Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games after loss in Table Tennis Women’s Singles

  • DUBAI: Saudi Arabia’s Maryam Al-Muraisel exited the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games after losing to Nadezhda Pushpasheva of the Russia Paralympic Committee in the Table Tennis Women’s Singles competition on Thursday. In her second Classes 1-2 Group C match, the 39-year-old lost 3-0 (11-3, 11-3, 1...
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Lamia bint Bahian replaces Adwa Al-Arifi on Saudi Arabian Football Federation board

  • DUBAI: The Saudi Arabian Football Federation has appointed Lamia bint Bahian as a member and director of the Women’s Football Department after accepting the resignation of Adwa Al-Arifi, Arabic sports daily Arriyadiyah reported. The announcements came during the 12th regular meeting of t...
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Al-Ittihad squad put through its paces before Arab Club Champions Cup final clash with Raja Casablanca

  • DUBAI: Twenty-four hours after landing in Morocco, Al-Ittihad’s first team squad resumed preparations ahead of its clash with Raja Casablanca in the delayed 2020 Arab Club Champions Cup final — also known as the Mohammed VI Champions Cup — on Saturday. Al-Ittihad’s Brazilian coach Fabio Caril...
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Al-Ittihad and Al-Shabab suffer shock defeats in Saudi Pro League openers

  • DUBAI: Last season’s Saudi Professional League runner-up Al-Shabab suffered a shock defeat in the opening match of the 2021-22 season, going down 2-1 to Abha at Prince Sultan bin Abdulaziz Stadium on Thursday night. Abha took the lead after only nine minutes through Saad Bguir, and doubled th...
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Triumph for disabled athletes at first Riyadh training camp

  • JEDDAH: The Fakher program, a campaign to develop and implement adaptive sports opportunities for people with disabilities, completed its first training camp in Riyadh last week. Fakher, organized by the Saudi Arabia Paralympic Committee under the Quality of Life program, was launched on July...
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