Category Archives: World Sports

Minister of Sports Meets with FIFA President

Riyadh, 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 racers arrive in Jeddah to take part in Dakar -Saudi rally 2021

Jeddah, A number of international racers who are set to take part in Dakar Saudi rally 2021 have arrived in Jeddah, it was reported here today. The race, hosted by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for the second time, will

Riyadh 2 Giants Football Teams Emerge Winners, in the Saudi Top Flight League

Khobar, Eastern Region, The visitors Riyadh-based Al-Hilal defeated here tonight the host side Al-Qadissiyah of Khobar 3-1, during the 9th matchday of Prince Mohammed bin Salman Cup Professional League, which is the Saudi top flight competition. Al-Hilal the holders of

Early Sterling strike earns City 1-0 win at Southampton

London, Raheem Sterling scored his fourth Premier League goal of the season as Manchester City claimed a hard-fought 1-0 victory over Southampton at St Mary’s on Saturday. After a spell of constant pressure, City broke the deadlock in the 16th

Sports Minister Congratulates Leadership on Riyadh’s Hosting of Asian Games 2034

Riyadh, Prince Abdulaziz bin Turki Al-Faisal, Minister of Sports and Chairman of the Saudi Arabian Olympic Committee, congratulated the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud and His Royal Highness the Crown Prince on the

AFC dismisses Champions Saudi Al-Hilal’s Appeal over Withdrawal

Riyadh, The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) on Saturday dismissed a protest lodged by the Saudi Riyadh-based Al-Hilal club, the champions, against their withdrawal from the Asian Champions League, because they were able to name only 11 players for their final

6 Saudi Projects Qualify to Compete in Global Finals of Entrepreneurship World Cup

Riyadh, The National Finals of the Entrepreneurship World Cup, organized by the Prince Mohammed bin Salman Foundation (Misk), was concluded virtually on Monday. 6 Saudi projects out of 14 participating entrepreneurial projects qualified to compete in the global final alongside

Tokyo Games Should Be Held “at Any Cost”: Olympic Minister Hashimoto

Tokyo, Japan’s Olympic minister Seiko Hashimoto said Tuesday she believes the postponed Tokyo Games should be held next year “at any cost” in consideration of the preparations being made by athletes and others involved with the tournament, Kyodo reported. “All