15 June 2017
India will meet Pakistan in the ICC Champions Trophy 2017 final, a dream match-up that few could have expected when the two sides met to kick off their campaigns.
With India stomping over Bangladesh in a nine-wicket win in the second semi-final on Thursday, that match-up of rivals …
14 June 2017
England’s Champions Trophy hopes were ended by an eight-wicket semi-final thrashing at the hands of Pakistan in Cardiff.
England struggled on a slow pitch against some brilliant Pakistan bowling and fielding, mustering only 211.
Fakhar Zaman’s 57 launched Pakistan’s chase, while Azhar Ali made 76 as victory was …
08 June 2017
Organised as part of Aspire Zone Foundation’s (AZF) Ramadan Sports Festival (RSF), the men’s and ladies’ volleyball tournaments drew to a close after several days of exciting competitions, held in the Aspire Dome and the Ladies Sports Hall in Aspire Zone.
Team Eagles secured the top spot at …
31 May 2017 –
With preparations now complete, Aspire Zone Foundation is ready to welcome over 1,300 participants to take part in the two-week Ramadan Sports Festival. The festival will kick off on Thursday evening, marking the start of four simultaneous sporting tournaments: indoor hockey, cricket, volleyball and futsal.
Cricket competition …
21 May 2017
Hassan Al Thawadi, Secretary General, Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy led a delegation to the World Economic Forum on the Middle East and North Africa where he discussed the trans-formative power of football, infrastructure spending in the MENA region and the 2022 FIFA World Cup Qatar.
During the …
19 May 2017
More than 40,000 football fans attended the launch of the first proposed host venue of the 2022 FIFA World Cup™ in Doha this evening, with H.H. the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani officially cutting the ribbon at the new Khalifa International Stadium in front of the …
20 May 2017
Emir of State of Qatar, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani hosted luncheon banquet at the Emiri Diwan on Saturday in honor of the players and technical and administrative bodies of the football team of Al Sadd Sports Club, 2017 Emir Cup Champions.
Lunch was attended by members of …
Emir Declares Khalifa Int’l Stadium Ready to Host World Cup 2022, AlSadd Defeats AlRayan 2-1 in Final Emir Cup
19 May 2017
Emir of State of Qatar, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani inaugurated this evening Khalifa International Stadium and dedicated to every Qatari and Arab citizen as ready to host World Cup 2022.
The Emir performed ribbon cutting ceremony attended by Roch Marc Christian Kabore, President of Burkina Faso, Sheikh …