Action from the match between Al Wakrah (in blue) and Al Rayyan (in red) on the opening day of HH The Amir Cup basketball tournament at Al Gharafa Indoor Hall yesterday.
Top seed Cherif Younousse and Ahmed Tijan of Qatar lived up to their reputation as they won their first two matches of Pool A (main draw) at the Doha Cup beach volleyball yesterday.
Axar Patel claimed six wickets as India gained the upper hand in their crucial day-night third Test against England yesterday, bowling out their rivals for 112 and then getting within 13 runs of taking the lead.
Islamabad United recorded their second win of the Pakistan Super League by chasing a mammoth 197 against Karachi Kings thanks to brilliant batting performances from Iftikhar Ahmed, Alex Hales and Hussain Talat at the National Stadium yesterday.
Qatar’s Rashid Hamad kept his impressive form going in Cairo as he finished the first day in the second spot in the skeet at the ISSF Egypt World Cup for shotgun Wednesday.
In what will be a treat for equestrian connoisseurs, the Longines Arena at Al Shaqab will host two top quality events on consecutive weekends. Starting Thursday for three days, Al Shaqab, a member of Qatar Foundation, will play host
US golf legend Tiger Woods was recovering in a hospital yesterday after surgery for serious leg injuries sustained in a car crash that law enforcement officials said he was lucky to survive.
Chelsea coach Thomas Tuchel praised his players for suffocating Atletico Madrid with relentless pressing as they beat Diego Simeone’s side 1-0 in Bucharest on Tuesday night in the first leg of their last 16 Champions League tie.
Covid-19 restrictions mean Arsenal will play the home leg of their Europa League last-32 tie against Benfica on today in Greece, with the Gunners one of five British sides looking to secure a spot in the draw for the next round.
Croatia’s Marin Cilic swept aside Japan’s Taro Daniel in straight sets 7-5, 6-4 to advance to the quarter-finals at the Singapore Open.
Irish rider Sam Bennett claimed the sprinting honours with a 50th career win on the fourth stage of the UAE Tour yesterday as Slovenian Tadej Pogacar retained the leader’s red jersey.