With the countdown for the Asia Cup Twenty20 qualifiers and the ICC World T20 having begun, Oman Cricket (OC) and head coach Duleep Mendis on Wednesday called upon the national team to ‘minimise the mistakes’ if it wants to make an impact at the two events.
In a frank admission of the need to professionalise the domestic league circuit in the country, OC board member Pankaj Khimji said it's ‘time to move on from the existing corporate cricket culture’.
For the first time, the Oman Tennis Association (OTA) has decided to field teams at top-level junior competitions.
With Juan Lopez Caro of Spain taking over as the national team coach, the Oman Football Association (OFA) expectedly announced a shake-up in the team management on Wednesday.
US-based The National Basketball Academy, one of the leading basketball academies in the world and popularly known as TNBA, has launched a branch in Oman in cooperation with Muscat-based Mosaic Sports Group.
Tanzania's top Olympic men's long-distance runner Marwa Dickson, two-time champion Abdullah al Joud of Saudi Arabia and Morocco’s leading athlete Chakir Boujattaoui will be the main attractions at the third Al Amerat Challenge Race, which will be held in Muscat on February 13.
A seven-member team has been picked by the Oman Athletics Association (OAA) to take part in the Arab Women Sports Tournament (AWST), which began in Sharjah, UAE on Tuesday.
The pair of Prasanth and Ashokan claimed the jumbled double badminton championship title, organised by Indian Social Club (ISC) Salalah, recently.