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Al Mouj Golf takes second spot among Mideast’s best courses

Al Mouj Golf takes second spot among Mideast’s best courses

Al Mouj Golf has cemented its place as one of the finest courses in the Middle East after placing second in National Club Golfer’s Top 25 Golf Courses in the Middle East rankings, one of the UK’s leading publications.

Qatar officials say 48-team World Cup will not be 'imposed'

Qatar officials say 48-team World Cup will not be 'imposed'

The organisers of the 2022 Qatar World Cup said on Saturday that "there will be no decision imposed" on the country to extend the tournament to 48 teams.

Shonal bags third series title

Shonal bags third series title

It has been a week of celebrations for Oman motorsports. Be it the career-best overall seventh-place finish of Al Faisal al Zubair in Porsche Supercup, or Ahmad al Harthy and his teammates' Pro-Am class runner-up finish in the Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup, or 15 year old Shihab al Habsi winning two races in the F4 SEA Championship. And adding sparkle to the success of the Omani racing trio is the latest achievement of Muscat-based go-karting champion Shonal Kunimal.

Oman’s women squad for UK tour named

Oman’s women squad for UK tour named

Following a preparatory camp, Oman Cricket on Tuesday announced a 14-member national women's squad that will be travelling to London, UK, for a ten-day tour soon.

Double delight for Shihab at F4 SEA Championship

Double delight for Shihab at F4 SEA Championship

It has been a rather successful week for the sultanate’s motor sports as the talented Omani drivers, competing across various venues in Europe and Asia, came up with encouraging results and podium finishes.

Oman Racing finishes second in Pro-Am class

Oman Racing finishes second in Pro-Am class

It's two podium finishes in  a row for the Oman Racing trio of Ahmad al Harthy, Salih Yoluc and Charlie Eastwood. The trio had ended third but a late jury decision handed it a runner-up spot after the initial winning team was penalised in the Pro-Am class of the second round of the Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup at the Silverstone circuit in UK on Sunday.

Porsche Mobil 1 Supercup: Gritty Al Faisal in seventh heaven

Porsche Mobil 1 Supercup: Gritty Al Faisal in seventh heaven

Al Faisal al Zubair underlined his credentials as one of the promising talent in the competitive 2019 Porsche Mobil 1 Supercup, when the Omani sealed a sensational career-best seventh-place finish in the opening round at the Circuit de Catalunya in Barcelona on Sunday.

Al Faisal off to strong start in Barcelona

Al Faisal off to strong start in Barcelona

A career-best eighth-place qualification saw Oman’s Al Faisal al Zubair's 2019 Porsche Mobil 1 Supercup campaign get off to a great start in the opening round at Circuit de Catalunya in Barcelona, Spain, on Saturday.



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