Qatar stole the show on the last day of the 3x3 Basketball Preliminary Round yesterday. The Qatari men, the 2014 FIBA 3x3 World Cup winners, are big favourites to win gold.
Talal al-Boloushi said he is confident that his Al Arabi side will bounce back from their opening round defeat to Sailiya, when they take on Al Duhail in the QNB Stars League today.
The qualifying stages of the Qatar Classic will be held between October 27-28, where six Qatari players, including the highly-talented Syed Azlan Amjad will be in action.
Neymar was named alongside Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi on the three-man shortlist for the Best FIFA Men’s Player Award, which was announced in London yesterday.
Jose Mourinho praised French winger Anthony Martial yesterday for his improved attitude and on-field performances in Manchester United’s strong start to the season.
A proud hat-trick man Kuldeep Yadav on Thursday said Indian team’s senior pro Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s comments egged him on before he delivered the crucial delivery to Pat Cummins to achieve his memorable feat against Australia in the ODI game at the Eden Gardens here.