Category: Sports

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Apr2021
Karachi (Pakistan), 07 Apr. 2021 (Anadolu News) FIFA on Wednesday suspended the Pakistan Football Federation (PFF) due to "third-party interference which constitutes a serious violation of the FIFA Statutes." In a statement, the global body said the situation was prompted by the recent "hostile takeover" of the PFF headquarters in the northeastern ... Read More
April 7, 2021M Ashraf Siddiqui

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Feb2021
Doha, 27 Feb. 2021 (WTA-QTF) Top World four seeds – Elina Svitolina, Karolina Pliskova, Ayrna Sabalenka and Petra Kvitova got a bye into the second round of the Qatar Total Open 2021 at the end of the draw ceremony held today virtually following safety health measures in regards to pandemic Covid-19. WTA ... Read More
February 27, 2021M Ashraf Siddiqui

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Feb2021
Melbourne, Australia, 20 Feb. 2021 Japanese Tennis player Naomi Osaka beat American player Jennifer Brady-to win Australian Open final. Both played almost for 77 minutes 6-4, 6-3 at the Melbourne Park on Saturday. Osaka became the first woman to win her first four major finals since Monica Seles did it 30 years ago. ... Read More
February 21, 2021M Ashraf Siddiqui

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Feb2021
Doha, 11 Feb. 2021 EUROPEAN champions Bayern Munich defeated Tigres UANL of Mexico 1-0 in the FIFA Club World Cup Qatar 2020 final at the Education City Stadium on Thursday to emulate the Barcelona team of 2008-09 with six titles in one season. FIFA President Gianni Infantino presented the FIFA Club World ... Read More
February 11, 2021M Ashraf Siddiqui

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Dec2020
Doha, 30 Nov. 2020 By Nasser Al Khori, Generation Amazing Programmes Director The moment when a ball is passed to a young child for the first time is particularly poignant for me – you can see the happiness on the faces of young girls and boys when they are included in the ... Read More
December 2, 2020M Ashraf Siddiqui

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Nov2020
25 Nov. 2020 (Financial Times) Diego Maradona, the footballer who led Argentina to victory at the 1986 World Cup, has died at the age of 60, leaving the sport mourning an iconic player with few peers on the pitch but who struggled with addiction throughout his life. The Argentine Football Association responded ... Read More
November 25, 2020M Ashraf Siddiqui

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Jun2020
Doha, 15 June 2020 (QNA) The Amir of State of Qatar, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani in his on-line address broadcast by beIN Sports channel on Monday marking completion of Education City Stadium, the third venue for the World Cup 2022. Amir of Qatar saluted the medical staff and all those working ... Read More
June 16, 2020M Ashraf Siddiqui
FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 Emblem launched 03 Sept 2019

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Apr2020
Doha, 07 April 2020 (QNA) Qatar's Supreme Committee for Delivery and Legacy (SC) strongly denied today the allegations contained within the court papers made public in the US on 6 April 2020. They are part of a long-standing case, the subject of which is not the 2018/2022 FIFA World Cup bidding ... Read More
April 7, 2020M Ashraf Siddiqui

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Mar2020
Olympia (Greece) 12 March 2020, Anadolu News Greek actress Xanthi Georgiou in the role of the High Priestess lights the torch of the Olympic Flame during the Lighting Ceremony​ of the Olympic Flame for the Tokyo Summer Olympics, at the Temple of Hera in Ancient Olympia, Greece, on 12 March 2020.
March 14, 2020M Ashraf Siddiqui

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Jan2020
Calabasas, California (USA), 26 Jan. 2020 (BBC News) US basketball legend Kobe Bryant has been killed in a helicopter crash in the city of Calabasas, California. Bryant was travelling in a private helicopter when it burst into flames, according to media reports. The LA County Sheriff's department said five people died in ... Read More
January 26, 2020M Ashraf Siddiqui