Nottingham, UK, 03 June 2019 (Daily Dawn, Reuters) A balanced effort by Pakistani batsmen and a brilliant spell of death bowling by 'comeback kid' Wahab Riaz helped their side register an upset 14-run win over England in their crucial World Cup 2019 encounter at Trent Bridge in Nottingham on Monday. Pakistan innings After ...
June 3, 2019M Ashraf Siddiqui
Doha, 15 May 2019 Final of Amir Cup 2019 Set for Thursday, another momentous milestone on the road to 2022, as 40,000 capacity Al-Wakra stadium ready to host the Amiri Cup. AlWakra stadium, Second FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 venue ready to open officially with the final match between AlSadd and ...
May 15, 2019M Ashraf Siddiqui
Doha, 22 April 2019 Zurab Pololikashvili, Secretary General, World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) visited Aspire Zone Foundation (AZF) to witness the sporting organisation’s renowned global facilities and get a closer look at the vital role its member organizations - Aspire Academy, Aspetar, and Aspire Logistics – play in supporting the sports sector ...
April 22, 2019M Ashraf Siddiqui
Doha, 02 April 2019 Aspire Zone Foundation (AZF) held a technical meeting for the third edition of the Aspire Embassies Futsal Tournament as it readies to host the tournament starting from Thursday, April 4 – 27 at the Ladies sports hall. The tournament will consist of groups of 9 players comprising of ...
April 2, 2019M Ashraf Siddiqui
Doha Commercial Bank and Qatar Golf Association signed an agreement to hold 14th annual Qatar Masters Golf Championship from 07-10 March 2019. Joseph Abraham, Commercial Bank Group CEO, and Fahad Nasser Al Naimi, General Secretary of Qatar Golf Association signed the agreement on behalf of their respective institutions. The signing ceremony took place ...
February 27, 2019M Ashraf Siddiqui
Doha, 16 Feb. 2019 (WTO), By David Kane Something about this week felt predestined for Elise Mertens. Throughout the city she saw herself emblazoned on banners and posters, the word VICTORY written across her shoulders. “I saw that the first day already,” she said at the Qatar Total Open on Saturday. “I ...
February 17, 2019M Ashraf Siddiqui
Doha, 14 Feb 2019 Qatar Swimming Association (QSA) has finalized all arrangements and is ready to host the FINA Marathon Swim World Series Doha (QAT) 2019. A total of 136 swimmers including 84 male and 52 female athletes from 24 countries are taking part in this spectacular event. It was announced at ...
February 14, 2019M Ashraf Siddiqui
Doha, 11 Feb. 2019 Aspire Zone Foundation (AZF) welcomed 2019 AFC Asian Cup Champions, Qatar National Football Team players at it's premises. Among the players participated included Almoez Ali, Abdul Karim Hassan, Bassam Al-Rawi, Asim Madibo and Abdul Karim Al-Ali. Former national coach Saeed Saad Al-Misned and present team coach Félix ...
February 11, 2019M Ashraf Siddiqui
Doha, 06 Feb. 2019 World number one and 2019 Australian Open champion Naomi Osaka has been forced to pull out of the Qatar Total Open 2019 due to back injury, the event organizers announced on Tuesday. The Premier WTA Tour tournament will be held at the Khalifa International Tennis & Squash Complex ...
February 7, 2019M Ashraf Siddiqui
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates 01 Feb. 2019 Qatar were crowned AFC Asian Cup UAE 2019 champions on Friday as superb goals from Almoez Ali and Abdelaziz Hatim laid the foundation for a 3-1 win over Japan in a rousing final at the Zayed Sports City Stadium in Abu Dhabi. The pair both ...
February 1, 2019M Ashraf Siddiqui