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16th Asian Men's Junior Handball Championship: Oman tastes first defeat

16th Asian Men's Junior Handball Championship: Oman tastes first defeat

Four-time winner and defending champion Qatar, last edition's bronze-medal winner South Korea, Bahrain and Iran topped their respective groups at the conclusion of the preliminary round of the 16th Asian Men's Junior (U21) Handball Championship in Salalah on Wednesday.

16th Asian Men's Junior Handball Championship: Oman fights back to pip India in a thriller

16th Asian Men's Junior Handball Championship: Oman fights back to  pip India in a thriller

It was an edge-of-the-seat thriller at the Al Sa'ada Sports Complex on Tuesday afternoon as hosts Oman rallied from a first-half deficit to scrape past a gritty India for its second consecutive win in the 16th Asian Men's Junior (U21) Handball Championship in Salalah.

Zubair and Raisi to make debut at Baja Aragon Teruel

Zubair and Raisi to make debut at Baja Aragon Teruel

Oman's Abdullah al Zubair and his co-driver Faisal al Raisi will be making their debut at the world-famous Baja Aragon 2018, a Rally Raid event, which will be held in the Spanish province of Teruel from July 19-22.

Asian Men's Junior (U19) Handball Championship: Oman begins on winning note

Asian Men's Junior (U19) Handball Championship: Oman begins on winning note

Hosts Oman kicked off its campaign in the 16th edition of the Asian Men's Junior (U19) Handball Championship in style with a 36-28 win over Yemen in a Pool D match at the Al Sa'ada Sports Complex in Salalah on Monday.

All set for Asian junior handball meet in Salalah

All set for Asian junior handball meet in Salalah

Oman is all set to host the 16th edition of the Asian Men's Junior (U19) Handball Championship, which will kick off on Monday in Salalah

Barakat becomes first Omani to break ten-second barrier

Barakat becomes first Omani to break ten-second barrier

Ace sprinter Barakat al Harthi became the first-ever Omani to break the ten-second barrier on Monday when the 30 year old clocked a time of 9.97 seconds to claim gold in the 100m at the third West Asian Athletics Championships in Amman, Jordan.

Porsche Mobil 1 Super Cup: Birthday boy Khalid collects  maiden points in Super Cup

Porsche Mobil 1 Super Cup: Birthday boy Khalid collects maiden points in Super Cup

It was a perfect birthday gift for young Omani teenager Khalid al Wahaibi as he picked his maiden points in the highly-competitive Porsche Mobil 1 Super Cup at the famed Silverstone Grand Prix circuit in Northamptonshire, UK, on Sunday.

Porsche Mobil 1 Super Cup: Luck deserts Al Faisal as his car suffers hit

Porsche Mobil 1 Super Cup: Luck deserts Al Faisal as his car suffers hit

Oman's leading racer Al Faisal al Zubair was on course for a top-ten finish at the Silverstone GP circuit on Sunday during the fourth round of the Porsche Mobil 1 Super Cup. However, an unfortunate incident saw his car hit by Italian rookie Gianmarco Quaresmini in the later stages of the race.



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