AFP Cairo Twelve months ago Algeria were in turmoil after the departure of former national team star Rabah Madjer, but the appointment of Djamel Belmadi proved a stroke of genius from a federation that had burned through five coaches ..
British sprinter James Ellington said he was “lapping up every moment” after returning to the track in London on Saturday following a motorbike crash that left him with career-threatening injuries. Ellington, who recorded the ..
Qatar’s Cherif Younousse and Ahmed Tijan bowed out of the Espinho Four-Star in Portugal, after suffering a narrow 25-23, 20-22, 13-15 loss to Canadians Sam Pedlow and Sam Schachter in 56 minutes. The Qatar’s sixth seeds qualified ..
Reuters COL DU TOURMALET, France An enraged Thibaut Pinot put the hammer down on the first major mountain test of the Tour de France, leading a French one-two ahead of overall leader Julian Alaphilippe to triumph at the top of the ..
The FINA General Congress’s sessions got underway on Friday in the Chinese city of Gwangjue. Qatar’s swimming delegate chaired by Khalil Ibrahim al Jaber, FINA’s board member, Mohammed Abdullah al Sheeb, FINA’s coaches ..
Tribune News Network Doha Qatar’s star world athletes Mutaz Essa Barshim (high jump) and middle distance runner Abderrahman Samba (400m) will be cynosure of all eyes when they hit the turf on the second and final day of the IAAF ..
AFP Portrush (N Ireland) Ireland’s Shane Lowry fired a stunning eight-under-par 63 on Saturday to take a four-shot lead over Tommy Fleetwood into the final round of the 148th British Open at Royal Portrush. The 32-year-old ..
Africa Cup of Nations champions Algeria arrived home Saturday to a hero’s welcome from a huge crowd of joyful supporters and a “water salute” for their plane at Algiers airport. “One, two, three, viva Algeria!” tens of thousands of ..
Reuters London Australian Bernard Tomic’s appeal to overturn a fine for not playing to “required professional standards” at Wimbledon earlier this month has been denied in a stinging rebuke by the Grand Slam board. Tomic lost his ..
AFP Los Angeles Zlatan Ibrahimovic lived up to the bravado on Friday, scoring all three goals to power the LA Galaxy to a hard fought 3-2 victory over MLS rivals Los Angeles Football Club. The unstoppable 37-year-old showed he’s still ..
AFP Shanghai Goalkeeper Rui Patricio was the hero for Wolves, saving three spot-kicks after their Asia Trophy final against Manchester City went to penalties on Saturday in Shanghai. Wolves won the exhibition tournament 3-2 on ..