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Team will play first leg on 5 October; second leg in Egypt on 20 October
Orlando Pirates 0 – 0 Al Ahly SC, Zamalek 4 – 1 AC Leopards
The opening ceremony in Palembang, a city on Sumatra Island, was modest, reflecting the lack of funding for the event.
Egyptian national team players help their teams in vital wins during this week’s football
Bradley chooses a preliminary list of 33 players for the game
A protest by Ultras White Knights, fans of the Zamalek football team, turned violent after protesters attempted to storm into the Club. Protesters demanded that the chairman of the club be removed. Security forces fired warning shots in the air, and used teargas to disperse the crowd
Samra is an adventurer, mountaineer, entrepreneur and inspirational speaker. He is the first Egyptian to climb Mount Everest; and also the first Egyptian to complete the 7 Summits challenge on 31 May 2013, climbing the highest mountains on all seven continents.
The Cairo derby teams confronted in El Gouna
Ten African teams to battle it out for the five world cup spots
Egypt stays second-seeded for the draw
Egypt is in the second seed for the draw, expects to face one of five first-seeded teams
The playmaker scores once and assists twice in Egypt’s 4-2 win over Guinea
Exercise group focused on fitness and team spirit to bring the best out of their clients
By James M. Dorsey Winning the 2022 World Cup hosting rights has proven to be a mixed blessing for Qatar. The wealthy Gulf emirate, more than two years after world football body FIFA voted in Qatar’s favor, is under greater scrutiny than it ever has been and that it originally had bargained for. Qatar’s suitability …
Victories give each team an opportunity to advance to the semifinals
Meguid, the world No43 from Giza, reached the final without dropping a game.
Egyptian basketball team qualifies for FIBA World Cup 2014, but fails to win FIBA Africa Championship.
No casualties after police disperse crowds
It was only six days earlier that El-Sherbini,17, the world No11 from Alexandria, made history for herself in Wroclaw by becoming the first ever player to win a world junior individual title for a third time.
The Cairo club must also find a new venue for the Group A match day two fixture after the military owners of the Air Defence Stadium in the capital city refused to stage it.
The Cairo-based club will meet Congolese Leopards on Sunday
It took just 34 minutes for the 17-year-old to fulfil her dream, beating Metwally 11-7, 16-14, 11-8 to take the title.
The biennial World Squash Federation Championship gets underway on 22 July at the Hasta La Vista Club in the historic city of Wroclaw in Poland following Sunday’s world individual finals.
History was made in the women’s event when Nour El Sherbini beat fellow Egyptian Habiba Mohamed Ahmed Alymohmed 11-8, 11-8, 11-9 in 31 minutes to become the first player ever to reach a world junior championship final for a fourth time.
Top seed Fares Mohamed Dessouki reached the men’s quarter-finals for the second successive year after beating Pakistan’s 9/16 seed Tayyab Aslam 11-6, 11-8, 11-8 in 54 minutes.
By James M Dorsey A recent visit by world football body FIFA president SeppBlatter to the Middle East spotlighted the group’s role as a pillar of the existing political and football governance order under the guise of a fictional separation between sports and politics, rather than a force for greater transparency and accountability. To be …
EFA fines Ahly, Zamalek, Ismaili and Ittihad 100, 000 each for breaching crowd ban
Group promotes cycling as both a sport and lifestyle
No4 ranked James Willstrop beats Karim Darwish to clinch title in France
Pharaohs are one step away from reaching the World Cup after scraping by with a 1-0 victory