Four overs of Deusdedit Muhumuza wreaked havoc in the President’s XI batting line-up but some tight bowling from the hosts ensured that they handed Uganda a 13-run defeat in the first Twenty20 match of the tour on Thursday night.
Beaming in confidence after three consecutive wins, India will press hard to pocket a historic ODI series when they face a depleted South Africa, who will hope for some AB de Villiers’ magic in the fourth one-dayer at the New Wanderers Stadium today.
Jonas Valanciunas had 18 points and 10 rebounds and Serge Ibaka added 13 points and eight rebounds to lead seven Toronto Raptors in double figures in a 113-88 win over the visiting New York Knicks on Thursday night at Air Canada Centre.
Baghdad Bouendjah made a triumphant return from a three-month injury layoff to help Al Sadd nail their Qatar Clasico against Al Rayyan with a convincing 2-0 win at the Jassim bin Hamad Stadium yesterday.
The draw of the 2nd African Football Tournament for 2017-18 football season took place on Wednesday at the Algerian Embassy in Doha and saw the participation of 10 African community football teams.
The qualifying round of the 2018 Qatar Total Open will start Saturday and last for two days with the participation of 32 players, of whom 28 take part based on international ranking and four through wildcards, including Qatar’s promising player Mubarka al-Nuaimi.
Royal Cavalry of Oman’s Basirah Rc won Class 3 for three-year-old fillies on Day One of the 8th Qatar International Arabian Peninsula Horse Show at Qatar Foundation yesterday.