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US women demand apology from football federation over anthem protests

US women demand apology from football federation over anthem protests

The World Cup winning United States' women's team have demanded their football federation apologize to black players and supporters for issuing a ban on kneeling during the national anthem

16 floating hotels to be set up for housing World Cup fans

16 floating hotels to be set up for housing World Cup fans

A total of 16 floating hotels are to be set up on the shores of Qetaifan Island North to provide accommodation for tourists and fans within the fan villages during the 2022 FIFA World Cup.

Qatar's health system set to serve 2022 World Cup

Qatar's health system set to serve 2022 World Cup

Qatar’s health system is able to meet the requirements of the 2022 FIFA World Cup, a senior official told Qatar Health 2020 on Thursday.

Qatar on course to host best ever FIFA World Cup: leading hoteliers

Qatar on course to host best ever FIFA World Cup: leading hoteliers

Qatar’s successful hosting of major international sporting events during 2019 highlights the country’s readiness to host the 2022 FIFA World Cup, leading hoteliers have told Gulf Times.

Three years until 2022 Qatar World Cup kicks off

Three years until 2022 Qatar World Cup kicks off

Qatar Airways on Thursday tweeted an image marking "three years to the day until the start of the world’s biggest sporting event, the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022".

Huge global demand to visit Qatar for World Cup: survey

Huge global demand to visit Qatar for World Cup: survey

A recent worldwide survey conducted by the Supreme Committee for Delivery and Legacy (SC) showed a massive demand from the international market to come to Qatar for the 2022 FIFA World Cup ...

SC fetes graduates of World Cup Security Leadership Qualification programme

SC fetes graduates of World Cup Security Leadership Qualification programme

The security committee at the Supreme Committee for Delivery and Legacy (SC) on Thursday celebrated the graduation of the attendees of the 2022 World Cup security leadership qualification program ...

Qatar World Cup emblem brings joy to citizens, residents

Qatar World Cup emblem brings joy to citizens, residents

The unveiling of the 2022 FIFA World Cup emblem has brought joy to Qataris and residents, who flocked in large numbers to the country's landmarks that witnessed the unveiling of the tournament's emblem on Tuesday.

FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 logo to be revealed on Tuesday

FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 logo to be revealed on Tuesday

At 2022hrs (8.22pm) on Tuesday, the unveiling of the official logo for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 will take place in Doha and 23 cities around the world ...

British PM May hosts victorious England cricket team

British PM May hosts victorious England cricket team

British Prime Minister Theresa May hosted the World Cup-winning England cricket team in the garden of her Downing Street residence on Monday, describing their win as "one of the great sporting spectacles of our time".

England win Cricket World Cup after Super Over drama

England win Cricket World Cup after Super Over drama

England won the World Cup for the first time as they beat New Zealand in a dramatic Super Over after a nerve-shredding final ended in a tie at Lord's on Sunday.

Rain washes out India-New Zealand World Cup match

Rain washes out India-New Zealand World Cup match

India and New Zealand were awarded a point each after persistent rain in Nottingham forced the abandonment of their match on Thursday -- the fourth no result of this World Cup so far.