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.
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.
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.
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.
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
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.
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.
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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