Category Archives: Sports

Abdullah Al Zubair Comes Second in FAI World Cup for Cross Country Baja Russia

St. Petersburg, Omani rally driver Abdullah al-

Zubair, with co-driver Faisal al-Raisi of AC Racing, won the second

place in the FAI World Cup for Cross Country Baja Russia on his T3

car in the 3-day race for 500 KM.…

Koke Is Ready for Juventus Clash

Madrid, Atletico Madrid have received a major

boost ahead of the Champions League round of 16 first leg against

Juventus, with Koke showing all the signs that he is ready for

tomorrow’s big match.

The Spanish midfielder trained normally with …

Lutsenko Wins Stage 3 – Tour of Oman

Muscat, Astana’s Alexey Lutsenko executed a

repeat performance today, winning his second consecutive stage on

the third day of the Tour of Oman 2019.

Lutsenko, the reigning overall champion of the race, followed

his stage 2 victory yesterday (Sunday) with …

No Decision Taken Yet about the Wall, US Acting Defense Secretary

Washington, Acting US Defense Secretary Patrick

Shanahan said no decision had yet been made on the financing of the

wall, which President Donald Trump wants to build on the border with

Mexico from the Pentagon budget.

“We have not made …

Conventional Banks Credit Grows 4.7 Percent till Nov 2018

Muscat, Review of the activities of conventional banks exhibits an annual growth in total outstanding credit of 4.7 percent as at the end of November 2018. Credit to the private sector increased by 3.8 percent to reach RO18.9 billion.

Conventional …

Benzema and Vinicius Combination Bears Fruits

Muscat, Karim Benzema and Vinicius Junior linked

up once more to take down the opposition as Real Madrid defeated

Ajax 2-1 in their Champions League last 16 first leg, the MARCA said.

With the hosts on the front foot for …