Tuesday , December 12 2017

Sports

Gunners down Villa, go top of Premier League – Giroud, Ramsey score

BIRMINGHAM, United Kingdom, Dec 13, (AFP): Olivier Giroud and Aaron Ramsey scored as Arsenal capped a memorable week by climbing to the Premier League summit with a 2-0 victory over ailing Aston Villa on Sunday. After completing a remarkable turnaround in their Champions League fortunes to qualify once again for …

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KBSC Little League ‘winter season’ opens – Players from over 22 different nationalities participate 

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 13: The Kuwait Baseball and Softball Challenger Little League (KBSC) held its opening ceremony for the winter season Saturday under the auspices of Sheikh Dhari Al Sabah and with the attendance of the US Ambassador Douglas Silliman, Japanese Ambassador Takashi Asiki as well as representative from South …

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Al-Zaloul wins Crown Prince Cup

Al-Zaloul (Al-Tayyarah), the camel owned by Saud Al-Ajemi, won the HH Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah Cup for Camels Competition for fiscal 2015/2016 which was held in the headquarters of Kuwaiti Club for Camels Competition. In his speech at the event, the representative of HH the Crown Prince, …

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The Wave, Muscat clinch Extreme Sailing Series title – Oman Air finish season in fourth

MUSCAT, Dec 13: The Wave, Muscat Extreme Sailing team made history when they swept to a resounding victory in Sydney to win the 2015 championship title. Drawing the game-changing era of Extreme 40 racing to a close, Leigh McMillan and his crew of Nasser Al Mashari, Pete Greenhalgh, Sarah Ayton …

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Man City reclaim EPL summit – Late Iheanacho fluke undoes valiant Swansea

MANCHESTER, United Kingdom, Dec 12, (AFP): Teenage substitute Kelechi Iheanacho was attributed a freak stoppage-time winner as Manchester City beat managerless Swansea City 2-1 on Saturday to recapture the Premier League summit. Yaya Toure’s shot deflected in off Iheanacho’s back, barely two minutes after Bafetimbi Gomis’s first goal since August …

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Salmiya Club win Korean Amb Taekwondo Champ’ship – Nady Al Fatah B top female category

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 12: S. Korean Ambassador’s 1st GCC Open Championship concluded recently in Qadisiya Club that was organized by Embassy of the Republic of Korea to Kuwait. Kukkiwon (Korean Taekwondo demonstration team) participated in the championship by giving a demonstration Taekwondo show. The championship resulted in Salmiya Club coming …

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Man Utd ‘embarrassed’ in loss to Bournemouth – Cabaye helps Palace end Saints hoodoo

BOURNEMOUTH, England, Dec 12, (Agencies): Manchester United conceded directly from a second-minute corner on their way to a humbling 2-1 loss at Bournemouth in the Premier League on Saturday, capping a humiliating week for England’s biggest club that began with a Champions League group-stage exit. In front of 11,500 fans …

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RSK holds one-day charity tourney ‘Vista Land Cup’ – Reaching out to the less fortunate

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 12: As one of its advocacies is also reaching out to the less fortunate, Republika ng Sports sa Kuwait (RSK), for the second year holds “Palo Mo, Bangka Ko” – a one-day badminton and charity event being held in the month of December at Kazma Sports Club …

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Al-Musallam wins Third Barrier Jumping Contest – Al-Othman takes 2nd place

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 11:  Knight Abrar Al-Musallam with the horse Falaskio from Kuwait Equestrian Center won the Third Barrier Jumping Contest (115-125 cm) free of flaws, and Knight Latifa Al-Othman took second place. With four mistakes registered in his name, Knight Ahmad Al-Modhahaka came third in the same category, and …

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US Olympic boxers struggling with cuts

RENO, Nevada, Dec 11, (AP): Antonio Vargas never had a cut in his boxing life until blood trickled down his forehead Wednesday during his most important bout. The touted flyweight fought through the surprise and pain, but his Olympic dreams were imperiled when he lost a split decision at the …

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