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Chance to make more history: Verbeek

Chance to make more history: Verbeek

Having made history on Thursday by reaching the last-16 round of the AFC Asian Cup for the first time, Oman's Red Warriors are now ready for another shot at history, as it takes on title-contenders and three-time champions Iran for a place in quarterfinals.

AFC Asian Cup UAE 2019: Only a win will do for Oman

AFC Asian Cup UAE 2019: Only a win will do for Oman

The mission is crystal-clear for the Red Warriors. Grab the three points at stake against Turkmenistan in the concluding Group F league game of the AFC Asian Cup UAE 2019 at the Mohammed bin Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi, UAE, on Thursday. The match begins at 5.30pm, Oman time.

Oman goes down fighting

Oman goes down fighting

Oman's Red Warriors fought till the final whistle and coupled with some stunning saves from goalkeeper Faiz al Rusheidi ensured that the four-time champions Japan just managed to eke out a 1-0 win in a Group F match of the AFC Asian Cup UAE 2019 at the Zayed Sports Stadium in Abu Dhabi on Sunday.

Shihab claims race win in UAE Formula 4 opening round

Shihab claims race win in UAE Formula 4 opening round

Oman's talented racer Shihab al Habsi began the year on a promising note as the 15 year old won a race in the first round of the FIA Formula 4 UAE Championship, which was held at the Dubai Autodrome in Dubai on Thursday and Friday.

Won’t fear Japan: Verbeek

Won’t fear Japan: Verbeek

Despite losing 1-2 in its opening match of the AFC Asian Cup UAE 2019 to Uzbekistan, Oman's performance came in for praise from all quarters and coach Pim Verbeek is looking ahead to another good game from his wards when they take on highly-fancied Japan in a Group F match at the Zayed Sports City Stadium in Abu Dhabi, UAE, on Sunday.

Oman pays the price for wasting chances

Oman pays the price for wasting chances

A defeat is a disappointing experience but it becomes more painful when a team loses a game it should have won. It was precisely the case of Gulf Cup winner, Oman, on Wednesday as it lost 1-2 to Uzbekistan in their AFC Asian Cup UAE 2019 Group F opening clash at the Sharjah Stadium.

Cricket: India's historic series win in Australia

Cricket: India's historic series win in Australia

Superstar captain Virat Kohli on Monday called winning a series in Australia his proudest ever moment, capping a 12-month journey for his India team of hard graft, fixing mistakes and comradeship.

Serena in inspirational message to working mums

Serena in inspirational message to working mums

Serena Williams has posted an inspirational New Year message to mums and dads juggling parenthood with work, saying "anything is possible".



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