Co-favorite I Am Maximus wins the Grand National Steeple Chase

4317481 1652959045

AL-AMARAT: On April 12, the men’s Asia Premier Cup got away to a flying start on Oman’s two side by side turf grounds at Al Amerat, Muscat. This excellent facility provides the opportunity for two matches to be played on each turf per day. The press tent is situated between the two grounds so that … Read more

Rory McIlroy is brimming with confidence as he sets out to complete career Grand Slam at Masters

4311636 842494970

PARIS: The Paris Saint-Germain of Kylian Mbappe and Barcelona clash in the first leg of their blockbuster Champions League quarter-final tie on Wednesday, in the latest instalment of the growing rivalry between the two clubs.It is the fifth time the sides have been drawn against each other in the knockout stage of Europe’s elite club … Read more

FIA chief Ben Sulayem backed by American bodies over grand prix controversies

4305641 125792689

MELBOURNE: Ferrari’s Carlos Sainz Jr. surged to victory at the Australian Grand Prix Sunday to snap Red Bull’s winning start to the season after three-time world champion Max Verstappen sensationally failed to finish. The Spaniard, who had appendicitis surgery two weeks ago, took the chequered flag 2.3 seconds ahead of teammate Charles Leclerc, with McLaren’s Lando … Read more

AD Ports Group sign agreement to develop Iraq’s Al-Faw Grand Port

4304196 1592661240

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia’s Riyad Bank has approved the assessment and preparation of an initial public offering of its investment banking unit, Riyad Capital.   According to a Tadawul statement, the board of directors are considering listing the subsidiary on the main market of the Saudi Exchange.   “Riyad Bank and Riyad Capital will coordinate to finalize the … Read more

Grand Mosque childcare centers cater to young guests

4301951 1971814759

JEDDAH: Ramadan is the month when some people are not only spiritually and religiously invigorated, but also find renewed creative energy. Arab News prepared a list of art cafes and studios around the Kingdom that offer the space and tools to aspiring artists and creative minds to practice different art media. Arty Cafe Whether you … Read more

UAE judoka Tatalashvili bags bronze at Tbilisi Grand Slam as he targets Paris Olympics

4291026 1299219011

Bruno Guimaraes drops huge hint about Newcastle future amid Man City and Real Madrid interest   LONDON: Newcastle United star Bruno Guimaraes has dropped the biggest hint yet that he intends to remain with the Magpies next season. The Brazilian, much loved on Tyneside, was one of the stars of the show at Wembley on … Read more

Saif Al-Noaimi looks ahead to stellar F1 season, 2024 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

4273926 2073954008

Shaima Al-Husseini, managing director at the Saudi Sports for All Federation, has overseen a remarkable rise in participation across sporting codes and physical activities in the Kingdom over the last few years. Whether in the various community programs that have been established by the federation or in official competitions, engagement is well on track to … Read more

F1 Academy, F2 drivers hit positive notes for Alpine during tough Saudi Arabian Grand Prix

4271121 1591289284

Former driver Massa says he’s suing F1 and FIA over crash he claims cost him the 2008 title SAO PAULO: Former driver Felipe Massa said he’s filed a lawsuit in London against auto racing governing body the FIA, series owner Formula One Management and Bernie Ecclestone to try and claim the 2008 title. Massa added … Read more

Grand Mosque authority designates doors for Umrah pilgrims

4270686 2128336080

MAKKAH: The General Authority for the Affairs of the Grand Mosque and the Prophet’s Mosque has assigned specific doors in the Grand Mosque to receive Umrah pilgrims during the holy month of Ramadan this year. The doors administration, working together with the security authorities at the mosque, has opened 210 doors to prevent suffocation and … Read more