Al Duhail boosted their chances of qualifying into the knockout stages of the 2020 ACL with a 1-0 defeat of Iran's Persepolis, in Group C. Al Sadd left it late to secure a valuable point as Bounedjah helped them to a 1-1 draw in their Group D encounter against Saudi Arabia's Al Nassr yesterday.
Baghdad Bounedjah netted a brace and provided an assist as Al Sadd claimed an emphatic 4-0 win over Al Ain of the UAE. At the same time, Al Duhail suffered a shocking 2-4 defeat in the hands of UAE's Sharjah FC in their respective Matchday Four encounters of the 2020 AFC Champions League yesterday.
Qatar's representatives Al Sadd and Al Duhail will continue their quests for continental glory tomorrow as they go up against the UAE's Al Ain and Sharjah FC respectively in the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Champions League group games.
Nasser Al Khater, CEO of FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ highlighted the importance of the Qatar Football Association stepping in to host the remaining matches of the AFC Champions League in the West region, which will take place in Qatar between September 14 and October 3.
Al Wakrah stole the limelight as they shocked reigning champions Al Duhail 1-0 during the 2020-21 season QNB Stars League’s Week 2 fixtures held at three venues - Education City Stadium, Al Gharafa Stadium and Al Ahli Stadium - on Monday, September 7 and Tuesday, September 8, 2020 respectively.
Al Shamal’s forward Michael Efevberha racked up 30 points and 10 rebounds as the defending champions retained their Qatar Basketball Federation (QBF) Men’s League title with a thumping 81-70 defeat of Al Gharafa Club in the final match played at the Indoor Hall of Al Gharafa Club yesterday.
Reigning World Champion Nutcharat Wongharuthai of Thailand emerged champion after defeating Germany's Diana Stateczny 5-3 in the final of the inaugural edition of the World Women Snooker 6-Red Cup held at the indoor hall of the Qatar Billiards and Snooker Federation in Doha yesterday.
The 2019-20 QNB Stars League’s Week 16 fixtures witnessed exciting actions over the weekend. The much-anticipated Qatar Derby between reigning champions Al Sadd and Al Arabi was the only game that ended in a draw while a total of 14 goals were scored in the matches.
Qatar’s hosting of the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 has the potential to bridge cultures and unite the Middle East, Hassan Al Thawadi, Secretary-General of the Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy (SC), underlined during the Munich Security Conference (MSC).