Top officials of NBO are keen to promote golf in the sultanate beyond the hosting of the NBO Golf Classic, the only European Challenge Tour event in the country.
The script unfolded on expected lines as Zane Scotland comfortably kept up his dominance to chalk up an impressive three-shot victory in the MENA Golf Tour’s Ghala Valley Open on Wednesday.
Mohamed Juma Buamaim, chairman of the MENA Golf Tour, had recently taken a dig at the European Challenge Tour, saying that the region doesn't quite need it, but Nick Tarratt differs
Top-seeded Suhail Khan survived a scare from Omani player Badar al Mahrizi before prevailing 6-11, 11-7, 11-8, 9-11, 11-9 in the men's singles second round at the ISC Open Table Tennis Tournament, organised by the Indian Social Club (ISC) Muscat on Tuesday.
Four-time World Player of the Year Lionel Messi has said victory in the season's first El Clasico against Real Madrid on Saturday is more important than the personal glory of becoming La Liga's all-time leading goalscorer.
Pakistan cricket authorities said Wednesday that banned spinner Saeed Ajmal would receive a further two weeks of work on his illegal bowling action before being sent to England for assessment.
Veteran batsman Younis Khan Wednesday said he was proud to become the first Pakistani to score a hundred against all nine Test opponents and equalling the record of most hundreds for his country.
The mother of Oscar Pistorius's girlfriend said Wednesday she did not want "revenge", a day after the disgraced South African athlete began serving a five-year jail term for shooting her daughter dead.