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Should I take up recreational football?

Should I take up recreational football?

About 1.5mn people in the UK play “small-sided” football each week. The Football Association estimates that there are 30,000 teams of between four and seven people playing regularly.

Mideast state oil firms show no sign of cutting investment

Mideast state oil firms show no sign of cutting investment

Oil majors may have slashed capital spending but national oil companies (NOCs) in the Middle East and North Africa show .

Injury-ravaged PSG denied top spot by Caen

Injury-ravaged PSG denied top spot by Caen

Paris St Germain conceded two late goals to draw 2-2 at home to Caen yesterday as injuries forced them to finish the match with nine men in a testing warmup

Aspire Zone to celebrate Sport Day

Aspire Zone to celebrate Sport Day

The Aspire Zone Foundation (AZF) will celebrate the fourth National Sport Day (NSD) on February 10 with a wide range of activities, it was announced yesterday.

Qatar Cool appoints al-Jaidah as CEO

Qatar Cool appoints al-Jaidah as CEO

Qatar District Cooling Company (Qatar Cool) has announced the appointment of its new chief executive officer, Yasser Salah al-Jaidah, who joined the company on January 18.

Happy to have saved the match for India, says Binny

Happy to have saved the match for India, says Binny

Having answered his critics with a match-saving 78.

Thai riot police reclaim Bangkok agitation site

Thai riot police reclaim Bangkok agitation site

Thai riot police reclaimed a main Bangkok thoroughfare yesterday that has been occupied for months by demonstrators seeking ...

Autumn schedule of Qatar UK 2013 Year of Culture unveiled

Autumn schedule of Qatar UK 2013 Year of Culture unveiled

The first visit of its kind to Qatar by the BBC Symphony Orchestra, Damien Hirst’s first retrospective solo exhibition in the Middle East and an artistic ...

Bach first Olympic gold medallist to be be elected IOC chief

Bach first Olympic gold medallist to be be elected IOC chief

Thomas Bach achieved a long-held dream yesterday as he was elected to the most powerful position in sport, president of the International Olympic Committee (IOC), in Buenos Aires.

Heart Hospital handled 390 cases last year

Heart Hospital handled 390 cases last year

The Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) Heart Hospital has last year handled a total of 390 cases, including some 263 cardiac surgical cases and 127 thoracic surgical ...

Nigeria rescuers yet to reach site of clash

Nigeria rescuers yet to reach site of clash

Rescue workers yesterday struggled to reach a remote Nigerian town where the military was restricting access after fierce clashes that killed 187 people,