Qatar’s Cherif Younousse and Ahmed Tijan defeated Poland’s Michal Bryl and Grzegorz Fijalek 2-1 to enter the semi-finals of the FIVB World Tour Katara Cup Beach Volleyball yesterday.
Afghanistan crashed to their third straight World Cup qualifying defeat at the hands of Hong Kong yesterday, while captain Jason Holder led the West Indies to victory over Papua New Guinea.
Captains Faf du Plessis and Steve Smith met yesterday ahead of the second Test between South Africa and Australia in an effort to put the focus back on cricket following controversial incidents in the first Test in Durban.
Shubhankar Sharma’s stunning rise up the golf rankings has taken many by surprise but former world number one Ernie Els predicted the Indian’s ascent a decade ago.
Spain’s Pablo Larrazabal had a “wild” start to the Indian Open when his alarm failed, but the near-disaster inspired him to within two shots of the lead in the opening round yesterday.
China’s Xue Fei and Zhang Rui clinched the men’s and women’s Under-21 singles titles respectively at the ITTF World Tour Platinum Qatar Open at Ali Bin Hamad Al Attiyah Arena yesterday.
The 6th Asian Communities Football Tournament quarter-finals will take place today and tomorrow. Today’s matches will see Jordan take on Indonesia and Sri Lanka face Nepal at 8pm and 9:20pm respectively and will be held at Doha Stadium.