Sports

Runner nicknamed “fast as the Wind”

Running is a method of terrestrial locomotion allowing humans and other animals to move rapidly on foot. Running is a type of gait characterized by an aerial phase in which all feet are above the ground (though there are exceptions). Read More »

The first ever women’s cross-country motorcycle race

Motorcycle racing is the motorcycle sport of racing motorcycles. Major genres include motorcycle road racing and off-road racing, both either on circuits or open courses, and track racing. Other categories include hill climbs, drag racing and land speed record trials. Read More »

Sara Bahmanyar, a member of the Women’s Karate Team

Sara Bahmanyar defeated all her rivals to advance to the final game of World Karate League 2019 underway in Japan on Sunday.Bahmanyar beat rivals from Croatia, Malaysia and Japan to reach the quarterfinal game of -50kg weight category. Karate is a martial art developed in the Ryukyu Kingdom. It developed from the indigenous Ryukyuan martial arts under the influence of ... Read More »

The first female weightlifter at the World Championships

Poupak Basami has made history here today by becoming the first woman for the national team to compete at an International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) World Championships. The 27-year-old, part of a four-strong women’s team, finished sixth in the women’s 55 kilograms D session after managing a total of 158kg. Read More »

Muhammad Salah plays with young amputee boy

Mohamed Salah of Liverpool FC meets young amputee football player and UEFA Foundation guest Ali Turganbekov after a training session ahead of UEFA Super Cup Final between Liverpool and Chelsea at Besiktas Park on August 13, 2019 in Istanbul, Turkey. Read More »

Golnoush Khosravi Neymar Iranian Women’s Football

Football is a family of team sports that involve, to varying degrees, kicking a ball to score a goal. Unqualified, the word football normally means the form of football that is the most popular where the word is used. Read More »

Wushu World Day

The International Wushu Federation (IWUF) has announced that they have officially created a World Wushu Kung Fu Day for all wushu and kung fu practitioners to celebrate.WWKD will be held annually on the first Saturday after August 8th of each year, with the first celebration being held this year on Saturday 11th August 2018.The theme for this year’s WWKD is ... Read More »

Women take part in horse show for the first time alongside men

It has long been a taboo for Saudi women to take part in major public cultural performances, but it looks like things are going to be different from now onwards. A group of women became the first to ever perform at the kingdom’s Souq Okaz Festival. Read More »

Female referees whistle at boys’ game in Bushehr!

The referee is the person responsible for enforcing the Laws of the Game (LOTG) during an association football match. He or she is the final decision-making authority on all facts connected with play, and is the only official on the pitch with the authority to start and stop play and impose disciplinary action against players during a match. Read More »