Henrik Stenson was named the fifth and final vice captain for Team Europe heading into the Ryder Cup clash with a US contingent, captain Padraig Harrington announced yesterday. Stenson has competed in three straight Ryder Cups and five total, but was not one of the captain’s picks in 2021.
South Africa coach Jacques Nienaber opted for continuity yesterday rather than wield the axe as the Springboks look to bounce back in their return Rugby Championship clash against Australia.
Novak Djokovic’s single-minded drive towards greatness makes it almost unthinkable that he would rest before owning every tennis record in the book, but some are questioning whether his hunger will survive the departure of his two main rivals.
World No 1 Ashleigh Barty might not defend her title at the season-ending WTA Finals in Mexico because of the “ridiculous” playing conditions at the venue and the timing of the tournament, her coach Craig Tyzzer said.
The ACBS Asian Snooker Championships stayed true to the knockout seedings as Iranian top seed Amir Sarkhosh, and Indian second seed and defending champion Pankaj Advani set up a thrilling final at Al Messila Resort yesterday.
The Qatar Racing Limited-owned colt Millennial Moon showed plenty of improvement for his second start when taking the British Stallion Studs EBF Maiden Stakes at Yarmouth yesterday.
Thomas Mueller said Bayern Munich’s dominant 3-0 win at Barcelona on Tuesday sent an important message to their rivals for this season’s Champions League title.
Australia football legend and Qatar Legacy Ambassador Tim Cahill said education has helping him achieve his post-playing career goals.
Abdulrahman Abdulqader’s long-time coach Ahcene Bouteldja feels his ward is a self-motivated athlete and gave credit of his success to his determination and will to win.
Al Arabi face Al Duhail in the QNB Stars League at the Khalifa International Stadium today. Al Arabi, who had finished seventh in last season’s QNB Stars League, have started off well this time by beating Al Wakrah 1-0, with Gabonese striker Aaron Boupendza scoring the all-important goal.