Oman coach Paul Le Guen is expecting a good contest against Malaysia when the two teams meet in an international friendly at the Seeb Sports Stadium on Thursday. The match kicks off at 6.30pm.
Oman secured its berth in the quarterfinals of the Asian-leg qualifiers for the 2015 FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup after topping Group A at Katara beach in Doha, Qatar on Wednesday.
Ammar al Balushi emerged overall champion after the final round of the Mercedes-Benz Time Attack Challenge that was held at the Oman Automobile Association's (OAA) premises recently.
Campbell secures Ghala Golf Championship title
Black & White Kerala lifted the QFT sevens knockout football tournament when it defeated Goa United 6-5 in a penalty shootout in the final at the Oman Club Sports Stadium in Al Khuwayr recently.
The International Tennis Federation (ITF) and Olympic Solidarity have assigned Oman's national tennis coach Siddiq al Hashmi as a tutor for a Level 2 coaching course in Tehran, Iran from May 6-17.
Times of Oman emerges champion
India will go into Thursday's World Cup semi-final against Australia in Sydney confident of success irrespective of whether the wicket took turn or assisted fast bowlers, opener Rohit Sharma said.