Sunday , December 17 2017

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Al-Ansari storms out of hall with gold medals, cup after Kuwait victory

In a move deemed strange and irresponsible, a member of the Kuwait Volleyball Association and Head of the organizing committee of Kuwait Volleyball Association Championship Mohammad Al-Ansari denied the Under-15 volleyball team of Kuwait Sporting Club the honor of winning the championship cup by storming out of Yarmouk Sports Hall …

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Gulf Bank takes home Kuwait Banking Club Football League

Gulf Bank proudly took home the Kuwait Banking Club Football Cup, after an exciting finale against Boubyan Bank, which was held on Friday, April 14, 2017, at the Sabah Al-Salem Stadium in Al-Arabi Sports Club. The renowned tournament, which Gulf Bank has won for the sixth time, was held under …

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Horse from Al-Haifi Stable finishes first

The Bait Al-Arab Kuwait State Stud organized a horseracing tournament for purebred local Arabian horses. In the 1,600-meter race of first setting, the horse Zahi from Nasser Al-Haifi Stable came first after finishing the race in 01:54:09 minutes. The horse Mukhtar from Nayef Al-Mutairi Stable came second and the horse …

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Sheikh Fahad Al-Ali congratulates team – ‘Unprecedented success’

KUWAIT CITY, April 17: Kuwait’s national athletics team have returned to the country after achieving unprecedented success of winning the 16th GCC Athletics Championship which ended last Saturday. Receiving the team in a pompous reception were the Head of Kuwait Olympic Committee Sheikh Fahad Al-Ali, several sports officials including the …

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Kenyans sweep Boston Marathon titles – Kirui, Kiplagat shine in strong wins, good day for US

BOSTON, April 17, (AP): The Kenyans are back in Boston after a relative lull that saw them shut out in the world’s most prestigious marathon twice in the past three years. More surprisingly, so are the Americans. Geoffrey Kirui won the 121st Boston Marathon on Monday, pulling away from three-time …

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Kuwait on top

The first basketball team of Kuwait Sports Club achieved an important win against the Kazema team by defeating them with a score of 93-81 in the first round of the Basketball Federation Cup. Also, Jahra team defeated Al-Arabi team with a score of 73-63. With these two wins, the Kuwait …

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Kuwait’s Al-Rasheed wins bronze in Slovakia

Kuwait’s rider Talal Al-Rashed has ranked 3rd and won the bronze medal of the Samorin equestrian endurance championship for juniors held in Slovakia, Al Farwaniyah Equestrian Club said on Sunday. Al-Rashed covered the 120-km track in 9.30 hours, with average of 16.25 kms per hour, he told KUNA by phone …

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Vettel triumphs in Bahrain – Hamilton pays penalty

MANAMA, April 16, (AFP): A delighted Sebastian Vettel moved clear at the top of the world championship on Sunday when he claimed a welljudged victory for Ferrari in the Bahrain Grand Prix. The 29-year-old four-time champion came home seven seconds ahead of three-time champion Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes, who made …

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Kuwait win GCC championship

State of Kuwait won the GCC’s 16th athletics championship Saturday, bagging seven gold medals, four silver and two bronze. Kuwait national athletics team won the trophy of the championship after they led the general standing, Bader Al-Rshoud, the team’s head, told KUNA. Kuwait’s Majed Al-Zaid, in the last day of …

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Jockey Al-Kharafi wins without errors

Riding on the horse “Dancing Kuwait”, Kuwaiti jockey Ali Al- Kharafi managed to jump 135 cm without any errors, making him the winner of the late Dalal Al-Humaidhi Horse Jumping Championship which was held at Kuwait Horse Riding Center. Al-Kharafi completed his jumps in 34:99 seconds. The jockey Bavel Franco …

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