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Mini World Athletics Championship at Doha Festival City

Mini World Athletics Championship at Doha Festival City

Doha Festival City (DHFC) has partnered with the Local Organising Committee of the IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019 to host a World Athletic Championship competition for children.

Qatar team win German Paragliding Championship

Qatar team win German Paragliding Championship

The Qatar Special Forces Parachuting team made a new achievement by winning the German International Paragliding Championship, which concluded on Sunday at Kassel Airport in Calden, Germany.

Lewis Hamilton wins Monaco GP, extends championship lead

Lewis Hamilton wins Monaco GP, extends championship lead

Lewis Hamilton extended his lead at the top of the Formula One championship after winning the Monaco Grand Prix on Sunday.

Hamilton wins in Spain to take championship lead

Hamilton wins in Spain to take championship lead

Lewis Hamilton beat Valtteri Bottas in the Spanish Grand Prix on Sunday to replace his team-mate as world championship leader as Mercedes' extended their record start to the season with a fifth 1-2 finish.

Lewis Hamilton coasts to Hungarian Grand Prix win

Lewis Hamilton coasts to Hungarian Grand Prix win

Lewis Hamilton cruised to a dominant fifth win of the season in his Mercedes in Sunday's Hungarian Grand Prix to extend his championship lead over Sebastian Vettel to 24 points.

Supreme Hamilton wins Spanish GP, extends championship lead

Supreme Hamilton wins Spanish GP, extends championship lead

Lewis Hamilton extended his lead in the world championship to 17 points on Sunday when he roared to an imperious victory as Mercedes scored a one-two triumph at the Spanish Grand Prix.

Lewis Hamilton wins British GP, slashes Vettel's lead

Lewis Hamilton wins British GP, slashes Vettel's lead

Lewis Hamilton won his home British Grand Prix for the fourth year in a row on Sunday while a penultimate-lap puncture slashed Sebastian Vettel's championship lead to a single point.

Chess gets VR makeover as organisers tap smartphone generation

Chess gets VR makeover as organisers tap smartphone generation

Fans tuning in to the 2016 World Chess Championship from home may well have the best seats in the house, organisers say.

Qatar’s Balla, Haroun cruise into final

Qatar’s Balla, Haroun cruise into final

Qatar’s Musaeb Abdulrahman Balla will start as a favourite for the men’s 800m title at the World Indoor Athletics Championships in Portland, United States, after he cruised to the final setting the fastest time during the qualifying heats on Friday afternoon.

Fraser savours rare win as Lee stumbles

Fraser savours rare win as Lee stumbles

Marcus Fraser of Australia savoured his first win in nearly six years after overnight leader Lee Soo-Min crumbled down the homestretch to hand him the inaugural Maybank Championship Malaysia today.

Impressive Holman stays in front in Malaysia

Impressive Holman stays in front in Malaysia

Unheralded Nathan Holman of Australia used flawless putting down the stretch to widen his lead to two strokes at the midway point of the Maybank Championship Malaysia yesterday.