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Qatar holds Gulf Cup draw without boycotting states – Not clear if suspended Kuwait can take part

DOHA, Sept 25, (AFP): The draw for the Gulf Cup of Nations went ahead Monday despite serious doubts that the Qatar-hosted competition will take place largely due to ongoing regional political tensions. In bizarre circumstances an elaborate ceremony saw Qatar drawn with Bahrain, Iraq and Yemen in Group A, while …

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Kuwait’s apology for not being able to host 23rd Gulf Cup ‘final’ – ‘All efforts to be made to help sports thrive, once again’

KUWAIT CITY, Feb 28, (KUNA): Kuwait’s apology for not being able to host the 23rd Gulf Cup is “final and irreversible,” Deputy Director of Sports Affairs at the Public Authority for Sport (PAS) Dr Humoud Fulaiteeh announced on Sunday. The final decision to not hold the Gulf soccer games was …

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‘Shun egos to revive sports’ – ‘Be wise for country’s sake’

The Kuwaiti government issued a decision to apologize for not hosting the Gulf Cup. The tournament, which was scheduled to take place in Kuwait in December, has been cancelled due to a decision by FIFA to suspend Kuwait’s sports activities. I will shed light on some points regarding the negative …

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No Gulf Cup here; MP wants special session

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 19: The Cabinet on Monday decided that Kuwait would not host the 23rd Gulf Cup of Nations scheduled for December 2015. The decision was made during Monday’s Cabinet weekly meeting held at Bayan Palace and chaired by His Highness the Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabah, …

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