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Major champions to light up the 2021 Omega Dubai Desert Classic
Sports | Wednesday 13 January, 2021 11:04 am
A host of Major champions will tee it up at this month’s OMEGA Dubai Desert Classic as Shane Lowry, Ernie Els, Padraig Harrington, Graeme McDowell, Henrik Stenson, Danny Willett and Martin Kaymer add their firepower to an already stellar cast confirmed to play.   With Collin...
Al-Rajhi logs first victory as Al-Saif takes second win in Dakar Rally stage 7
Sports | Monday 11 January, 2021 9:18 am
The Stage 7 of the Dakar Rally on Sunday proved to be a great day for Saudi drivers, as Yazeed Al-Rajhi overcame the X-raid Mini of Stephane Peterhansel to claim a maiden stage win in the Rally, while, Saleh Al-Saif took his second win of the season. The Saudi started in 12th position and...
Al Mouri Leads Hankook's Team through their Inaugural Participation in Dakar Rally 2021
Sports | Sunday 10 January, 2021 12:35 pm
Dakar Rally 2021 in Saudi Arabia will witness the inaugural participation of Hankook's team in the rally led by Saudi Motorsports Champion Saeed Al Mori, who set off the race in a T4 class vehicle equipped with Hankook’s Dyna Pro MT tires that are specially manufactured for this type of vehicle....
Sainz takes another Dakar stage win in shortened and delayed 6th leg
Sports | Saturday 9 January, 2021 1:13 pm
Reigning champion Carlos Sainz rebounded strongly with a dominant win on Friday’s stage from Al Qaisumah to Hail. The Spaniard was the quickest driver at the first intermediate point and went on to open the gap over his pursuers who were not able to catch him. All in all, a fine performance from...
Minister of Sports Meets with FIFA President
Sports | Thursday 7 January, 2021 11:45 am
Prince Abdulaziz bin Turki Al-Faisal, Minister of Sports and Chairman of the Saudi Arabian Olympic Committee met here today with President of the International Federation of Association Football (FIFA), Gianni Infantino. During the meeting, they reviewed the most prominent international...
Saudi club launches project to protect falcons
Sports | Wednesday 30 December, 2020 11:14 am
The Saudi Falcons Club will launch the first phase of its “Hadad” program on Wednesday to return falcons to their natural habitats. The project will be carried with the help from the Special Forces for Environmental Security, the National Center for Wildlife Development and several...
On behalf of HRH Crown Prince, Riyadh Governor Patronizes Annual Horse Race on Crown Prince Trophy
Sports | Monday 28 December, 2020 11:29 am
On behalf of His Royal Highness Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Crown Prince, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense, Prince Faisal bin Bandar bin Abdulaziz, Governor of Riyadh region, patronized today the annual horse race ceremony on the two cups of HRH Crown Prince, for...
Prince Abdulaziz to open 2-day conference on Tuesday to promote integrity in sports
Sports | Saturday 26 December, 2020 1:59 pm
Under the patronage of Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman, Minister of Sports Prince Abdulaziz Bin Turki Al-Faisal will launch an international conference to promote integrity in sports. The event will be organized virtually by the Leaders Development Institute under the Ministry of ...
Workshop held to develop Yemen’s sports sector
Sports | Saturday 26 December, 2020 1:50 pm
The Saudi Development and Reconstruction Program for Yemen (SDRPY) recently held a workshop at its headquarters in Riyadh to develop the sports sector in Yemen. The workshop was attended by representatives from the Saudi Ministry of Sports and the Yemeni Ministry of Youth and...
Challenge Team maiden Saudi community level Women’s Football League finals winner
Sports | Sunday 20 December, 2020 12:06 pm
Marking a historic moment in sports in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the community level Women’s Football League (WFL) saw a rousing finale to its first season with Challenge Team taking home the Champion’s Cup and an award of SR150,000. Developed by the Saudi Sports for All Federation...
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