Category Archives: Sports

Sports Minister witnesses ceremonies for hosting 2021 World Handball Championship

Youth and Sports Minister Ashraf Sobhi on Thursday 03/10/2019 attended ceremonies for hosting the 2021 IHF World Men's Handball Championship, to be held in Egypt.The ceremonies were also attended by president of the International Handball Federation (I...

Egypt volleyball team beat Iran in world cup

Egypt's volleyball team have defeated Iran 3-1 in the 2019 FIVB Volleyball Men's World Cup in Japan.The Pharaohs won their second three points on Wednesday 2/10/2019. The first set saw Iran win 25-22 while Egypt won the following three sets

CAF to take decision on Zamalek-Generation CL match

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) said on Sunday that the body's specialized committee have been considering the issue of the CAF Champions League match between Egypt's Zamalek and Senegal's Generation Foot.The CAF added that it would issue a...

Egypt’s Sawfat qualifies for Florence semi-finals

Egypt's top seed Mohamed Sawfat qualified on Friday 27/09/2019 for the semi-finals of Florence Challenger Men 2019, held in Italy.Sawfat defeated his Dutch rival Robin Haase in the quarter-finals (4-6, 6-1, 6-2).The Egyptian player is set to face Marco...

Egypt wins gold in Karate 1-Series A in Chile

Egyptian Karate player Jiana Farouk on Monday clinched the gold medal in the 61-kilogram women's kumite category of the Karate 1-Series A competition that was held in Chile.Farouk won the gold after defeating her Russian rival 5-0 in the final.The

Ahly & Zamalek fined over Super Cup incidents

The Egyptian Football Association (EFA) control and discipline committees on Sunday 22/9/2019 fined Al Ahly and Zamalek EGP 680,000 over the incidents of the 2019 Super Cup. The fines, including EGP 365,000 against Ahly and EGP 315,000 imposed on Zamal...