SPORTS | In Implementation Of Directives of Saudi Crown Prince, 5th King Abdulaziz Camel Festival To Start On December 1st

RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – In implementaton of the directives of HRH Prince Mohammed Bin Salman Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Crown Prince, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense, General Supervisor of the Camel Club, the 5th edition of King Abdulaziz Camel Festival is set to be held on the December the 1st. It is … Continue reading SPORTS | In Implementation Of Directives of Saudi Crown Prince, 5th King Abdulaziz Camel Festival To Start On December 1st

SPORTS NEWS | Saudi Arabia Permanently Cancels License Of Qatar’s beIN Sports

RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – Saudi Arabia’s General Authority for Competition (GAG) said on Tuesday it had permanently canceled the license of Qatari broadcaster beIN, which has been barred from broadcasting in the Kingdom since mid-2017 due to a dispute with Qatar. GAC said in a statement it was also fining beIN Sports 10 million … Continue reading SPORTS NEWS | Saudi Arabia Permanently Cancels License Of Qatar’s beIN Sports

SPORTS NEWS | Australia and New Zealand Named Hosts For 2023 Women’s World Cup

MILAN | ITALY – Australia And New Zealand were handed the right to host the 2023 Women’s World Cup soccer tournament by a comfortable margin after a vote by the FIFA on Thursday. Their joint proposal beat a rival bid from Colombia to host the tournament which is being to 32 teams. Japan, who had … Continue reading SPORTS NEWS | Australia and New Zealand Named Hosts For 2023 Women’s World Cup

NEWS ALERT | Djokovic Tests Positive For COVID-19: Statement

BELGRADE | SERBIA – Novak Djokovic, the men’s world number one tennis player, has tested positive for COVID-19, the Serbian said in a statement on Tuesday. Croatia’s Borna Coric, Grigor Dimitrov of Bulgaria and Viktor Troicki have previously tested positive after playing in Djokovic’s Adria Tour exhibition tournament in the Balkan region. ‘The moment we … Continue reading NEWS ALERT | Djokovic Tests Positive For COVID-19: Statement

SPORTS | Saudi Arabia Will Resume Sports Activities, Without Fans starting from June 21

RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – Saudi Arabia will resume its sports activities without fans starting from June 21, taking all precautions and preventive measures, state media said on Friday. Resuming activities includes returning to training. Playing games will start after Aug.4, with decisions left to every sport’s union.

SPORTS NEWS | F1 Set For A Series Of Firsts With Revised Race Calendar

LONDON – Formula One is set for a series of firsts after publishing a revised eight – race schedule on Tuesday that will see Austria’s Red Bull Ring and Britian’s Silverstone circuit each host two grands prix without spectators in July and August respectively. The season, which originally envisaged a record 22 races, has been … Continue reading SPORTS NEWS | F1 Set For A Series Of Firsts With Revised Race Calendar

SPORTS NEWS | European Soccer’s Return To Action After Coronavirus

BUCHAREST | ROMANIA – Professional soccer leagues around Europe are gearing up for a return to action following the novel coronavirus stoppage, but some are more advanced than others. Here is a roundup of the state of play: GERMANY The Bundesliga restarted on May 16, games played without fans and with a strict health protocol … Continue reading SPORTS NEWS | European Soccer’s Return To Action After Coronavirus

SPORTS | UEFA Suspends Champions League ‘Until Further Notice’

BUCHAREST | UEFA bowed to the inevitable on Wednesday and suspended all Champions League and European League matches ‘until further notice’ due to the coronavirus pandemic. European soccer’s governing body also said all national team games scheduled for June have been postponed, including playoff matches for Euro 2020, which has been moved to 2021. The … Continue reading SPORTS | UEFA Suspends Champions League ‘Until Further Notice’

SPORTS | Professional Sports League Limiting Locker Room Access Due To Coronavirus Concerns

LOS ANGELES – Major League Baseball (MLB), Major League Soccer (MLS), the National Basketball Association (NBA), and the National Hockey League (NHL) have jointly announced that each league is limiting locker room access to players and essential staff. This policy goes into effect on Tuesday. Here’s what the leagues said in a joint statement: ‘After … Continue reading SPORTS | Professional Sports League Limiting Locker Room Access Due To Coronavirus Concerns