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Baku regenerates itself for an athletic summer
Sports | Thursday 5 February, 2015 1:53 am
Azerbaijan, a country at a crossroads between Eastern Europe and Western Asia will be going down in history this summer. The capital city, Baku, has been recognised for its exceptional efforts to make this event a grant triumph.1st European Games will be held in Baku from 12 to 28 June 2015, and...
OSN celebrates its support to cricket with Guinness World Record bid for the ‘Largest Cricket Bat’
Sports | Thursday 29 January, 2015 3:53 pm
OSN, the region’s leading pay-TV network, is celebrating the start of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 with a Guinness World Record attempt. The company today unveiled a giant cricket bat, 32 metres long and 4 metres wide, in a bid to clinch the Guinness World Record for the ‘Largest Cricket...
SUAREZ, BALE, RODRIGUEZ AND Benzema STAR IN ADIDAS #therewillbehaters film
Sports | Wednesday 21 January, 2015 12:04 pm
adidas has lit a spark under the world of football today by launching their #ThereWillBeHaters campaign; focused around a provocative new video featuring global football stars such as Luis Suarez, Gareth Bale, James Rodriguez and Karim Benzema.If you have “haters”, then it’s the ultimate...
Grey Doha takes part in Ooredoo Marathon 2015
Sports | Monday 12 January, 2015 3:36 pm
As part of its commitment to promoting Sport and healthy lifestyle’s importance, “Grey – Doha” Agency for PR & Advertising participated in the Ooredoo Marathon 2015. Grey’s participation came in line with the goals of the Supreme Council of Health (SCH) to encourage more young people to...
Initiatives launched to counter sports intolerance
Sports | Thursday 8 January, 2015 10:30 am
The King Abdulaziz Center for National Dialogue (KACND) has launched a number of initiatives to counter the intolerance for sports in Saudi society in light of the emerging trend noticed in various media outlets, especially some TV channels and radio stations.Heated arguments between sports...
Auto racetrack in EP planned
Sports | Thursday 8 January, 2015 10:23 am
The Grand Prix Racing Company (GPR) has signed contracts for the construction and development of an auto racetrack at King Fahd Park.Executive Manager of the company, Musa’ed Al-Khuwaiter, said that the land in King Fahd Park covering an area of 20,000 square meters had been allocated for auto...