Newly-crowned Omantel Professional League (OPL) champion Dhofar will eye a domestic double when it takes on Al Suwaiq in the summit clash of the prestigious His Majesty's Cup Football Championship at the Sultan Qaboos Sports Complex on Thursday.
In a first of its kind, Omantel endurance karting team will compete in the Sodi World Series (SWS) Finals 2017 at the RKC circuit near Paris in France on May 26-27.
A day after defeating US by four wickets to open its campaign in the ICC WCL Division Three on a winning note, Oman suffered a massive 83-run defeat at the hands of Canada in Kampala, Uganda, on Wednesday.
A breezy half-century by Aqib Ilyas and a responsible 46 by Zeeshan Maqsood coupled with Khawar Ali's three-wicket haul led Oman to a four-wicket win over the US in their opening match of the ICC World Cricket League (WCL) Division Three at Entebbe, Uganda on Tuesday.
The famed Italian style of football is all set to come down to the sultanate with Mosaic Sports bringing in the international academy of the Italian League giant, Juventus FC, starting this July.
American World Superbike rider Nicky Hayden, hit by a car in a bicycle accident in Italy last week, has died of his injuries, the Italian hospital where he was treated said Monday.
Sri Lankan cricketing legend Kumar Sangakkara said Monday he will retire from first-class cricket at the end of the present English county championship season in September.
Former Barcelona president Sandro Rosell was arrested on Tuesday in a money laundering investigation related to image rights in the Brazilian national football team, a police spokesman told AFP.
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