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Leisure - Sports

Amwal Al Ghad English - 2013-12-17 07:52:23
Ahly midfielder Hossam Ashour could miss Ahly's match against Mexico's Monterrey at the Club World Cup fifth place decider on Wednesday. According to Ahly's official website, the player is suffering from a groin injury and will be examined on Monday to determine his availability for the match. Ahly failed to prove their worth at the opening game of their fifth appearance at the prestigious tournament by losing 0-2 to China's Guangzhou on Saturday. Against the CONCACAF champions Monterrey, Ahly will be already missing the services of veteran playmaker Mohamed Abou-Treika after he sustained a hamstring injury against Guangzhou that will sideline him for six weeks. The Red Devils are also monitoring the situation of striker Emad Meteb, who is recovering from a minor injury. More»
Amwal Al Ghad English - 2013-12-11 13:09:22
The city of Sochi will have specific protest zones for demonstrators to air their views when it hosts the 2014 winter Olympics in February, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) was told on Tuesday. "We welcome the announcement of the (Sochi) organizing committee that in Sochi there will be protest zones that will be established for people who want to demonstrate against something," IOC President Thomas Bach told reporters after a progress report by the Russian Games organizers. "They (protesters) will have the opportunity to do so in special protest zones," he said. Russia has been under mounting criticism over its human rights record, especially this year after passing an anti-gay propaganda law which critics say curtails the rights of homosexuals. "This was under discussion with the IOC for quite some time," Bach said. "It was announced to us today and it (zones) will be located in Sochi." More»
Amwal Al Ghad English - 2013-12-08 07:55:01
Sports-mad South Africa saluted Nelson Mandela on Saturday with smiles and moments of silence in honour of the late anti-apartheid leader, who inspired people to pursue the impossible from politics to the playing field. The tributes stretched across the sporting spectrum, from club cricket and fun runs to top fixtures such as a League Cup final between Platinum Stars and Orlando Pirates, the Soweto giants believed to have been Mandela's favourite soccer side. In their first comments since his death on Thursday evening, Mandela's family thanked South Africa and the wider world for their support. "It has not been easy for the last two days and it won't be pleasant for the days to come. But with the support we are receiving from here and beyond, in due time all will be well for the family," they said in a statement. More»
Amwal Al Ghad English - 2013-11-28 09:29:44
The IOC has given Egypt one year to bring its sports legislation in line with Olympic standards. Egyptian and Olympic officials met in Lausanne to review the situation in the country. Egypt has been embroiled in unrest since the ouster of President Mohammed Morsi in July. The International Olympic Committee says the sports law in force in Egypt since 1975 "needs to be updated and revised to make it fully compatible with the basic standards of the Olympic movement." New draft legislation should be completed within six months. The whole process, including adoption of the new law, should be done within a year. The IOC says, in the meantime, the Egyptian government "will not interfere in any manner whatsoever" with sports federations and clubs. More»
Amwal Al Ghad English - 2013-11-21 10:09:28
An Egyptian court sentenced former Egypt striker Mohamed Zidan in absentia on Wednesday to six years in prison after he was convicted of issuing three bad cheques to an Egyptian real estate company. Arab Company for Projects and Urban Development initiated the suit against Zidan, who is believed to be abroad, earlier this year. The 31-year-old has been out of action since leaving United Arab Emirates club Baniyas last January. He now works as a television pundit for Qatari broadcaster Al-Jazeera Sports, although he hasn't formally announced his retirement from the game. Zidan helped Egypt win two African Cup of Nations titles, in 2008 and 2010. However, his spell with the Pharaohs was marred by consistent disciplinary problems and accusations of feigning injury. More»
Amwal Al Ghad English - 2013-11-19 10:00:45
While the Los Angeles Lakers have made a better start to this season than many had expected in the absence of Kobe Bryant, there is no question that their 15-time All-Star shooting guard has been sorely missed. The Lakers have lurched between a few surprising wins, most notably against the Los Angeles Clippers and Houston Rockets, and several disappointing losses, where they suffered due to the lack of a dominating presence in the final quarter. Bryant is widely regarded as one of the greatest closers in the game and his teammates are eagerly awaiting the return of the 'Black Mamba,' who has been sidelined since mid-April with a torn left Achilles' tendon. "He's so intelligent that he helps guys get in the right spots and makes the game a lot easier not only for myself but for the whole team," backup shooting guard Jodie Meeks told reporters. More»
Amwal Al Ghad English - 2013-10-31 08:10:54
Egypt, trailing 6-1 from the first leg, have been cleared by FIFA to host the World Cup playoff return match against Ghana in Cairo despite safety concerns. The Ghana FA had urged soccer's ruling body to find "a safe and secure venue" on neutral territory for the November 19 game following recent violence in the Egyptian capital. However, FIFA on Wednesday confirmed Cairo as the venue after a visit by inspectors and a demand that Egypt provide security guarantees, it said in a letter to both countries released by the Ghana FA. The winners of the playoff will qualify for next year's World Cup in Brazil. FIFA said the Confederation of African Football's decision to stage the Champions League final at Cairo's Air Defense Stadium on November 10 shows the situation in Egypt is getting "back to normal". Egypt will allow fans to watch both games after previously banishing big matches to a small stadium in El Gouna on the Red Sea coast and away from major urban areas. More»
Amwal Al Ghad English - 2013-10-26 08:06:06
Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti believes Gareth Bale is finally ready to show his best form after a series of niggling injuries. The Welshman has started just once since joining Los Blancos for a reported €91 million at the beginning of September. Bale returned from a thigh problem to win a penalty in last weekend's 2-0 win over Malaga, but was largely ineffective as a second-half substitute as Madrid beat Juventus 2-1 on Wednesday. However, Ancelotti hinted that he could start in Real's biggest game of the season to date when they travel to face Barcelona on Saturday. "It is true that he didn't have an easy time (when he arrived), but he has worked hard. "We used the period of the international break to improve his condition and now, in my opinion and his opinion, he is ready to play from the beginning. "When he begins to play it will be the real Bale." More»
Amwal Al Ghad English - 2013-10-18 08:32:03
Playing drums, blowing deafening plastic trumpets and chanting famous stadium-oriented slogans to cheer on their national team, Egyptian fans in Ghana hoped their support would eventually count to silence their overly-optimistic Ghanaian counterparts. Egypt would not repay the faith of their fans, with one of their worst-ever defeats leaving the supporters licking their wounds, with some questioning the commitment of a squad packed with promising footballers and several veterans. The 6-1 defeat the Pharaohs suffered in Kumasi in the first leg of a World Cup qualifying playoff makes their task to reach the football’s most prestigious tournament nearly impossible, according to American coach Bob Bradley who bore the brunt of a rare dismal performance under his guidance. Egypt’s visiting contingent realized that the optimism of the enthusiastic Ghanaians was justified. But it was too late. The bus carrying Egyptian fans in Ghana, secured by two police vehicles en route from Accra to Kumasi, was repeatedly greeted with 3-0, 4-0 and 5-0 signs from Ghanaian passersby. More»
Amwal Al Ghad English - 2013-10-16 08:59:28
Even before he moved to his new job, Bob Bradley knew something of how football and politics can cross. Prior to the 2010 World Cup in South Africa, the then USA coach and his squad were invited to the White House to meet President Obama and the former president Bill Clinton. Clinton then attended the Yanks' round-of-16 match in Rustenburg – which the USA lost 2-1 to Ghana. Of course, the White House's involvement was a harmless photo opportunity. But as coach of the Egyptian national team since September 2011, Bradley has experienced a whole new game of political football. "I think in many countries in the world there is a connection between football and politics ", says Bradley, 55. "But when you consider what happened in January 2011 and the role that Ultras played in that, I think that connection is even greater in Egypt." January 2011 was the start of Egypt's Arab Spring. A month later, President Hosni Mubarak resigned after 30 years in power. At the heart of the revolution that displaced him were the hardcore fans of Egypt's two biggest clubs, Al-Ahly and Zamalek – otherwise known as the Ultras. More»