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Kuwaiti basketballers lose to Saudi counterparts
Amman, Apr.26 (BNA): Kuwait's wheelchair basketball team has lost to Saudi team 43-59 in the West Asia qualifying tournament in the Jordanian capital Amman.
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High hopes for BE13 at IronMan Texas
Texas, Apr. 25 (BNA): Bahrain Endurance faces a big weekend of racing at the Ironman North American Championship in Texas. Brent McMahon, David Plese, and team captain His Highness Shaikh Nasser Bin Hamad Al Khalifa will toe the starting line of their respective divisions.
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FIFA World Cup finals on PS4, Xbox qualifiers kick off
Jeddah, Apr. 25 (BNA) : The Saudi General Sport Authority (GSA) has launched the electronic games finals for FIFA 18 Cup World on game consoles Play Station 4 (PS4) and Microsoft (Xbox), organised by Saudi Federation for Electronic and Intellectual Sports at King Abdullah Economic City (KAEC) in Jeddah.
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Baby games initiative commended
Manama, Apr. 24 (BNA): Nursery and preschool officials have commended the initiative undertaken by the Bahrain Olympic Committee (BOC) to launch the First Baby Games.
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Bahraini rider wins third place in Belgium championship
Brussels, Apr. 24 (BNA): Bahraini horse-rider Adnan Al Alawi has concluded his participation in Belgium’s WEF-single-star-classified international showjumping championship and achieved third place preceded by British horse-riders Chloe Aston who finished first and Declan Irvine who finished second in the 125-130cm competition for horse-riders from 22 countries.
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Bahrain's basketball progress reviewed
Manama, Apr. 24 (BNA): Bahrain Basketball Association (BBA)'s President His Highness Shaikh Isa bin Ali Al Khalifa received Youth and Sports Minister Hisham Mohammed Al Jowder, and reviewed the association's progress and how to develop the game of basketball in the Kingdom.
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Egyptian crowned UK's 'Footballer of the Year'
London, Apr. 24 (BNA): Liverpool star Mohamed Salah has won the Professional Footballers' Association (PFA) Player of the Year award for 2017-18.
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AFC Chief in key visit to Palestine
Ramallah, Apr.23 (BNA): Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas bestowed Al-Quds Grand Medal on Asian Football Confederation (AFC) President Shaikh Salman bin Ibrahim Al-Khalifa in recognition of his efforts in leading the Asian soccer and supporting Palestinian sports.
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Sports studios development on track
Manama, Apr. 23 (BNA): In accordance with the aspirations of His Highness Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa, representative of His Majesty the King for Charity Works and Youth Affairs, Chairman of the Supreme Council of Youth and Sports and President of Bahrain Olympic Committee, to develop playgrounds, provide ideal environment to hold sports competitions, Information Affairs Minister Ali bin Mohammed Al Romaihi issued directives to develop technical systems, projects, studios and equip the youth and sports infrastructure with modern technologies in order to showcase events that contribute to achievements and promote Bahrain.
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Bahrain Open Championship begins
Manama, Apr. 23 (BNA): Under the patronage of His Highness Shaikh Khalid bin Hamad Al Khalifa, First Deputy President of the Supreme Council for Youth and Sports, President of Bahrain Athletics Association and Honorary President of Bahrain Mixed Martial Arts Association, the 4th edition of Bahrain Open Championship has kicked off.
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