Al Janoub Stadium in Al Wakrah to host Qatar-Saudi Semifinals

  • internetQatar
  • December 4, 2019
  • 1 min read

Doha: The Organising Committee of the 24th Arabian Gulf Cup yesterday announced that the semi-final clash between hosts Qatar and Saudi Arabia will take place at Al Janoub Stadium in Al Wakrah. The second semi-final between Iraq and Bahrain will take place at the Abdullah Bin Khalifa Stadium at Al Duhail. The winners will qualify […]

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The ticket counters selling semi-final tickets of the 24th Arabian Gulf Cup are witnessing massive rush an hour after it opened at 4. People were sharing pictures from various malls showing long queues to procure a ticket to watch Asian champions Qatar take on Saudi Arabia on Thursday, December 5 at Al Janoub Stadium in […]

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Gulf Cup: Qatar, UAE to face-off for semi-final spot

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  • December 1, 2019
  • 4 min read

Doha, Qatar – Asian champions and hosts Qatar are set to face regional rivals the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in a decisive football match at the 24th Arabian Gulf Cup in Doha. Kick-off for the sold-out Group A encounter is at 5:30pm local time (14:30 GMT) on Monday at the Khalifa International Stadium, a 40,000-capacity […]

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Arabian Gulf Cup: Qatar win over Yemen

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  • November 30, 2019
  • 3 min read

Qatar roared back into the 24th Arabian Gulf Cup contention with a thumping 6-0 win over Yemen at the Khalifa International Stadium. The Asian champions bounced back from a shock 1-2 loss to Iraq in their opening match on Tuesday, with a clinical performance Friday. Abdelkarim Hassan started the rout with a brace, before he […]

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Sania Mirza set for tennis comeback in Hobart

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  • November 29, 2019
  • 2 min read

Indian tennis star Sania Mirza yesterday announced her return to competitive tennis at the Hobart International in January, two years after taking a maternity break. The 33-year-old, who last played at the China Open in October 2017, will team up with Ukraine’s Nadiia Kichenok — ranked 38 in the WTA doubles chart. Mirza, who married […]

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Arabian Gulf Cup: Kuwait beat Saudi 3-1

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  • November 28, 2019
  • 3 min read

Kuwait are not the force they once were, but at the Abdullah Bin Khalifa Stadium Wednesday, they rolled back their glory years with a stunning 3-1 win over Saudi Arabia in their Gulf Cup opener. The ten-time champions, the most among eight teams, were clinical in front of the goal, with Ahmed al-Dhefiri and Sami […]

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Iraq victory opens Arabian Gulf Cup extravaganza

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  • November 27, 2019
  • 4 min read

Qatar’s Gulf Cup campaign began on a sour note after the hosts went down to Iraq 1-2 in the opening match at the Khalifa International Stadium Tuesday. Mohamed Qasem was the hero for Iraq as he stunned the packed 37,890 crowd with two goals in nine minutes in the first half. Abdelaziz Hatim brought Qatar […]

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Qatar to host second round of 2020 world superbike championship

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  • November 24, 2019
  • 3 min read

Losail International Circuit is set to host the second round of the 2020 MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship as per the calendar adopted by the International Motorcycling Federation (FIM) and Dorna WSBK Organization. Taking place across 11 different countries and four different continents, the 2020 season will begin at Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit which […]

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India hold Asian champions Qatar

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  • September 11, 2019
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A brilliant performance from goalkeeper Gurpreet Singh Sandhu and some stout defending helped India take a point from Asian champions Qatar in the FIFA World Cup 2022 and Asian Cup 2023 qualifying campaign at the Al Sadd Stadium yesterday. With the goalless draw, coach Igor Stimac’s side opened their points tally having lost 2-1 to […]

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Henry's desire to succeed as manager undimmed by Monaco misery

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  • August 22, 2019
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London: France football legend Thierry Henry is keen for another chance to prove he can be a successful manager despite his unhappy brief tenure at Ligue 1 side Monaco. The 42-year-old — Arsenal’s record goalscorer — told the Daily Telegraph that although his phone did not ring for four months following his sacking, things have […]

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