Al-Attiyah Finishes Eighth in Rally Germany

Treves (Germany),  August 26 (QNA) - Racer Qatar's Nasser Al-Attiyah came in eighth place 12.50,4 minutes behind the leader Sebastien who won his ninth title in  Rally of Germany timing 3.41.52,4 hours, in Phase IX of the World Rally Championship, which was held here over 3 days. Loeb won his ninth straight at the15 stages world championships, and the seventy. He finished 2.00,1 minutes ahead the Finish Jari-Matti Latvala and…

Qatari Flag to Be Hoisted at Paralympic Village in London

London, August 25 (QNA) - The Qatari flag will be hoisted tomorrow, Sunday, at the Olympic Village of the Paralympic Games to be hosted by the British capital London during the period from 29 August to 2 September. The flag-hoisting ceremony will be attended by a number of the Paralympic Games' Organizing Committee members and delegates from the Qatari Embassy in London, along with Abdulqader Al-Mutawaa, head of the Qatari…

Khalifa congratulates Mohammed bin Rashid for winning FEI World Endurance Championship

Abu Dhabi: President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan today congratulated His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, for claiming the individual gold medal of the Longines FEI World Endurance Championship staged at Euston Park in Suffolk, UK. A total of 152 riders from 38 countries from all over the world competed for the title.…

Mohammed Bin Rashid arrives in Britain for world endurance championship

DUBAI: Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum has arrived in Britain to lead the UAE team in next week’s FEI World Endurance Championship at Euston Park. His Highness Sheikh Mohammed, Dubai Crown Prince Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum and the other team members made warm up rides in field on their horses today to adapt with…

London Olympics will be remembered, UAE paper

Abu Dhabi: Like all good things, the London Olympics is coming to an end today. As the Olympic flame is passed over to Rio at the conclusion of the closing ceremony, it’s also time to look back at the gains from one of the most hyped editions of the Games in recent times, a UAE paper commented. On the sporting front, the London Olympics will be remembered for the superhuman…

Fatima Bint Hazza honors ice hockey tournament winners

ABU DHABIP: Sheikha Fatima Bint Hazza Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, chairwoman of the Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Sports Academy on Friday honored the winners of the Fatima Bint Mubarak Ramadan’s Ladies Ice hockey tournament which was held at Zayed Sports City in Abu Dhabi. The Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Sports Academy team captured first place of the championship followed by Bu Tina team as runner up, Al Reem team in…

QNB Sponsors The Official Olympic House, Bayt Qatar

Doha, July 28 (QNA) - Qatar National Bank (QNB), the largest financial institution in the State of Qatar, and the MENA region, is one of the major sponsors of Bayt Qatar in Central London, the official Olympic house for the Qatar Olympic Committee (QOC) during the forthcoming Summer Games in London. Bayt Qatar, also known as the Qatar House, acts as a symbol of Qatar and brings a little bit…

Qatar’s Delegation Participates in London Olympics Opening Ceremony Parade

London, July 28 (QNA) - Qatar's delegation in the parade of participating countries during the opening ceremony London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games' 30th edition, held  last night in the Olympic stadium in London which is hosting the event for the second time. Qatar's delegation was led by shooter Bahia Mansour Al-Hamad who carried the flag of the State of Qatar in the parade. The delegation also  included the Qatari…