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Olympic Official Lauds Qatar for Boosting Women’s Sports

London, July 26 (QNA) - Qatar's initiatives to encourage and boost women's sports in the region have won praise from, a senior member of the International Olympic Committee (IOC).
 IOC member and retired Polish sprinter Irena Szewinska said, "The Qatar

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Qatar National Athletes Prepare for 2012 Olympic Games

London, July 26 (QNA) - Qatar's national athletes continued their pre-games preparation and completed all arrangements to begin their campaign in the 30th London 2012 Summer Olympic Games from 27 July to 12 of August in London, UK.
 All national

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U-1 Spirit of Qatar’s Villwock Bids for Hat-Trick

Tri-Cities, USA, July 25 (QNA) - U-1 Spirit of Qatar's Dave Villwock will be aiming for a hat-trick of victories in this year s Air National Guard H1 Hydroplane Series when he tackles this weekend s Lamb Weston Colombia Cup

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‘Arab Women in Sport’ Exhibition Opens in London

London, July 25 (QNA) - The "Arab Women in Sport" exhibition was opened here at Sotheby's Gallery in London in conjunction with the XXX Olympiad. The opening ceremony was attended by HE the secretary general of Qatar Olympic Committee (QOC)

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IOC Honors Qatar Olympic Committee in London

London, July 23 (QNA) - International Olympic Committee (IOC) has paid tribute for Qatar Olympic Committee (QOC) for its contribution to "Giving is Winning" campaign, days before the start of the Olympic Games in London, England, United Kingdom from 27

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Olympic Committee SG Leaves for London

Doha, July 22 (QNA) - Secretary-General of Qatar Olympic Committee HE Sheikh Saoud bin Abdurrahman al-Thani and his accompanying delegation headed to London Sunday noon to attend the London 2012 Olympic Games.
 The event will officially be inaugurated Friday and

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Women’s Volleyball to Open Aspire Ramadan SF

Doha, July 22 (QNA) - The opening match of the women's volleyball competition, starting at 9pm Sunday at the Ladies Sports Hall, will set the ball rolling for Aspire Zone Foundation's (AZF) Ramadan Sports Festival.
 The sports festival has grown

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India set up final date with Sri Lanka

India beat Pakistan in cricket semis at Mohali as Sachin Tendulkar misses 100th ton

Mohali: India lifted their game when it mattered most and breezed into the final, snapping Pakistan's victory run in the second semi-final of the ICC World