Tribune News Network DOHA Qatar and Oman signed a long-term agreement to lift basketball standards in both countries. At the Qatar Basketball Federation headquarters in Al Gharafa on Saturday, QBF President Ahmed al Muftah and ..
Tribune News Network Doha Ninth-placed Al Arabi host Al Rayyan in Round 8 of the QNB Stars League at the Al Arabi Stadium on Sunday. The Dream Team who recently appointed Luka Bonacic to turn its poor run in the league have managed just ..
Tribune News Network DOHA Qatari driver Mohammed Raslan al Khait emerged as the fastest driver in the Losail Time Attack on Friday night. Behind the wheel of McLaren MP4 12C, Khait clocked an impressive 2:17.401 in his second lap to ..
afp Madrid Luis Suarez ended a five-game goal drought with a double as Barcelona extend their lead at the top of La Liga with a flattering 3-0 win at Leganes on Saturday. Barca now lead second-placed Valencia by seven points ahead of ..
afp London Manchester City retained control of the Premier League title race after fine goals by Gabriel Jesus and Kevin De Bruyne secured a 2-0 win at Leicester City on Saturday. Jesus and De Bruyne struck either side of half-time at ..
afp Rome Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri and Inter Milan manager Luciano Spalletti both distanced themselves from taking up the vacant Italian national team post on Saturday. "Coaching the national team is one of my ..
afp Liverpool Mohamed Salah scored twice as Liverpool clinched a comfortable 3-0 victory over Southampton to remain in the pack chasing Premier League leaders Manchester City on Saturday. The Egyptian international moved to the ..
afp Glasgow Celtic kept their 100 percent away record in the Scottish Premiership intact as super sub Leigh Griffiths' sensational free-kick handed the champions a 1-0 victory at Ross County on Saturday. Celtic struggled to ..
afp Paris Edinson Cavani fired two goals past Claudio Ranieri's Nantes as Paris Saint-Germain went six points clear in Ligue 1 on Saturday with an eye-catching 4-1 win. With the Champions League visit of Celtic looming in ..
afp Berlin Robert Lewandowski reached 17 goals for Bayern Munich this season after a brace that left the Bundesliga leaders six points clear with a 3-0 thumping of Augsburg on Saturday. Lewandowski underlined his status as the ..
Manchester: Paul Pogba was named in Manchester United's starting XI to face Newcastle United on his return from injury on Saturday, with Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Marcos Rojo on the bench. Pogba has been out since September 12 with ..
London: Sunderland earned the unwanted record of becoming the first English club to go 20 home games without a win on Saturday, illustrating the size of the task facing new manager Chris Coleman. The Black Cats -- whose last win at the ..
Milan: Roma moved to within two points of Serie A leaders Napoli after squeezing past local rivals Lazio 2-1 on Sunday as Italy resumed domestic action in the wake of the World Cup disaster for the national team. Eusebio Di ..
afp Los Angeles LeBron James produced a 39-point masterclass as the Cleveland Cavaliers rallied to overhaul the Los Angeles Clippers in an overtime thriller on Friday. James added 14 rebounds and six assists to his 39 point tally ..
afp Christchurch, New Zealand Fijian players wept for joy after pulling off a stunning 4-2 victory over New Zealand in a tryless World Cup encounter in Wellington on Saturday, to book a semi-final berth against Australia. In an ..
afp Istanbul Turkey's legendary triple Olympic gold-medal winning weightlifter Naim Suleymanoglu, the diminutive"pocket Hercules," has died aged 50, state media said. Suleymanoglu, was only 1.47 metres (4.8 feet) tall, ..
afp Dubai Justin Rose and Tommy Fleetwood accelerated into the final lap of the race to end the season as Europe's number one by shooting 65s in the third round of the DP World Tour Championship in Dubai. Rose, who is aiming to win a ..
afp London David Goffin produced a dazzling comeback to beat hot favourite and six-time champion Roger Federer 2-6, 6-3, 6-4 on Saturday and reach the final of the ATP Finals. Federer was quickly into his stride in front of a packed ..
afp London Former Great Britain and Team Sky coach Shane Sutton has admitted using therapeutic use exemptions (TUEs) to give the cyclists he worked with an edge. Former Sky cyclist Bradley Wiggins had previously said the TUEs he ..
afp London Former world number one Andy Murray announced on Friday he has split with coach Ivan Lendl for the second time as he works towards regaining full fitness for the 2018 season. The 30-year-old Scot has enjoyed all of his Grand ..
reuters TOKYO Defending champion Brooks Koepka will take a four-stroke lead into the final day of the Dunlop Phoenix Tournament after firing a sizzling seven-under-par 64 in the third round on Saturday. The U.S. Open champion mixed ..
IANS Kolkata Former Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews, who scored 52, on Saturday said India's pace battery comprising Mohammed Shami, Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Umesh Yadav are top class, adding that half centuries won't help ..
AFP Kolkata Lahiru Thirimanne and Angelo Mathews hit half-centuries to give Sri Lanka the advantage against India on day three of the rain-hit opening Test on Saturday. The visitors were 165-4 in their first innings when bad light ..
AFP Sydney Spin legend Shane Warne says Australia are in a state of"confusion"heading into the Ashes series, with England primed for a first Gabba Test boilover. Even amid the massive distraction of the Ben Stokes assault saga, ..
reuters SYDNEY Batsman Shaun Marsh is determined to grasp what he admits is probably a final chance to establish himself as a regular member of the Australia Test side after earning an Ashes recall. The 34-year-old, who has played 23 ..
reuters SYDNEY England were held to a draw by a Cricket Australia XI in their final tour match ahead of the Ashes after they struggled to break a fourth-wicket partnership of 263 on a lifeless Townsville pitch on Saturday. Jason ..