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Sheikh Joaan crowns Barshim with high jump gold

Sheikh Joaan crowns Barshim with high jump gold

President of the Qatar Olympic Committee and Chairman of the Supreme Organising Committee of the IAAF World Athletics Championship Doha 2019 HE Sheikh Joaan bin Hamad al-Thani crowned ...

Barshim poised for giant leap as high jump immortal

Barshim poised for giant leap as high jump immortal

At some point during the qualifying rounds on Tuesday, a camera focused on Qatar’s Mutaz Essa Barshim as he lied down on the pink track at the Khalifa International Stadium ...

Barshim wins silver at World Indoors Championships

Barshim wins silver at World Indoors Championships

Danil Lysenko pipped Qatar’s Mutaz Barshim to win the high jump gold medal at the IAAF World Indoors Championships in Birmingham yesterday.

Barshim soars to the top

Barshim soars to the top

Qatar’s world champion high jumper Mutaz Essa Barshim poses with his Best Male Athlete from Asia trophy at the annual ANOC (Association of National Olympic Committees) gala awards in Prague yesterday.

Qatar’s Barshim is world champion

Qatar’s Barshim is world champion

Qatar's Mutaz Essa Barshim secured the global high jump title his talent has promised for so long when he completed a faultless series in the World Championships on Sunday, culminating in a winning leap of 2.35m.

Barshim makes Qatar proud, wins silver medal in Olympics

Barshim makes Qatar proud, wins silver medal in Olympics

Qatari Olympic champion Mutaz Barshim has made an unprecedented achievement in the Qatari sport by winning the silver medal in the high jump competition in the Olympic Games at Rio de Janeiro in Brazil.