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  • Countdown: Nacional Sport Day in Qatar

    Countdown: Nacional Sport Day in Qatar

    On February’s second Tuesday the National Sport Day is celebrated in Qatar. This year this day will be February 10th . It is a festive day, where the sports vocation of the country can be perceived. With mild temperatures, varying from 15 to 20 degrees during the day and night, children, youngsters and adults go to […]

  • New brazilian football player in Qatar

    New brazilian football player in Qatar

      Cícero was subject to interest from Fluminense’s rivals Flamengo but a move didn’t materialize. The midfielder has arrived in Doha to finalize an 18-month deal with Qatar Stars League (QSL) outfit Al Gharafa. The 30-year-old Fluminense playmaker will undergo a compulsory medical before being unveiled as Al Gharafa’s new player.During his time at Fluminense, Cícero proved himself […]

  • AUSTRALIA WIN 2015 AFC ASIAN CUP

    AUSTRALIA WIN 2015 AFC ASIAN CUP

    Host nation Australia won its first ever Asian Cup title with a nervy and dramatic 2-1 extra-time win over South Korea at Stadium Australia in Sydney. Troisi’s goal in the 105th minute earned Australia the title after Massimo Luongo had put the Socceroos in front in the 44th minute only for Bayer Leverkusen winger Son Heung-min to […]

  • Qatar has qualified for the final of World Handball Championship

    Qatar has qualified for the final of World Handball Championship

      Qatar’s handball team created history on friday (Jan 30) when they qualified for their first ever world championships final after beating Poland (31-29). The win sparked wild celebrations among players and crowd which included the country’s emir, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al Thani. The result is proof that the tiny Gulf state’s sporting ambitions extend […]

  • Qatar into world quarter-finals, but the Brazilian team was knocked out

    Qatar into world quarter-finals, but the Brazilian team was knocked out

    Hosts Qatar delivered a fantastic performance to defeat Austria 29-27 and enter quarter-finals of the 24th Men’s Handball World Championship. They are the first Asian team since 1997 to reach the quarter-finals. Qatar take on the winner of the January 28 pre-quarter-final match between Germany and Egypt. Croatia has advanced to the quarter-final stages after beating […]

  • Pharrell Williams and Gwen Stefani to perform in Qatar after handball games

    Pharrell Williams and Gwen Stefani to perform in Qatar after handball games

    The organizers have confirmed: Pharrell Williams and Gwen Stefani will sing at post-match concerts this week at the 24th Men’s Handball World Championship. They will perform separately at the Lusail Multipurpose Hall, which has the capacity to seat 15,300 people. Williams, best known for his global hit Happy, will perform on Thursday, Jan. 22 following […]

  • AL KASS INTERNATIONAL CUP

    AL KASS INTERNATIONAL CUP

    Al Kass International Cup is a soccer tournament in Doha featuring Under-17 teams from some of the world’s most famous  clubs. The fourth annual event will take place in Doha, from 4-15 Feb on ASPIRE Academy for Sports Excellence pitches. Two teams representing Qatar in the tournament: Aspire International and Aspire Qatar. Fluminense lifted the […]

  • Qatar’s Al-Attiyah wins Dakar Rally

    Qatar’s Al-Attiyah wins Dakar Rally

    Nasser Al-Attiyah cruised to his second Dakar Rally victory, completing a race he dominated from the first of 13 stages. The victory was Al-Attiyah’s second in cars, matching his 2011 title. He is the seventh to win multiple titles in the car category.