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23-Sep-2020 Sharjah

Record 33 sixes hit in CSK vs RR clash in Sharjah

A total of 33 sixes were hit during the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 clash between Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals which the Steve Smith-led side won at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium.This was the same number of sixes hit during an IPL match...

22-Sep-2020 Sharjah

Have worked hard on fitness, power hitting : Sanju Samson

Sanju Samson said that he has worked hard on his power-hitting in recent months. Samson played a starring role in Rajasthan Royals' 16-run win over Chennai Super Kings on Tuesday, smashing 74 off 32 balls as RR scored a mammoth 216/7."My game plan is stand...

11-Feb-2020 Sharjah

UAE Sportswomen Rein AWST 2020 Fencing Category Winning Nine Medals

As the fifth Arab Women Sports Tournament (AWST 2020) is nearing its end, UAE sportswomen have brought glory to their nation with stellar performances in fencing and track-and-fieldcompetitions on Monday. Competingathletes have scooped a total of 18 medals,...

09-Feb-2020 Sharjah

Bahrain shooters bag the prestigious AWST Supremacy Cup

The seventh day of the Arab Women Sports Tournament 2020 (AWST)ended with the Bahrain, Oman and the UAE shooters securing medals in the final shooting competitions.ShootingAl Dhaid Sports Club was the scene of fierce competition on Sunday as shooters...

09-Feb-2020 Sharjah

UAE sportswomen shine in AWST 2020 track-and-field contests

During Saturday’s athletics competitionsat the Arab Women Sports Tournament (AWST) 2020, sportswomen brought great power and perseverance to the track and field in their quest for glory. The day’s contests included long jump, hammer throw, and sprint contests...

08-Feb-2020 Sharjah

Algerian AthletesClinch Gold and Silver in Table Tennis

The fifth day of competitions during the Arab Women Sports Tournament (AWST), organised by Sharjah Women’s Sports (SWS), was marked by fierce contests in volleyball, table tennis and athletics. UAE runners claimedthe halfmarathon competition, winning both...

07-Feb-2020 Sharjah

Gulf Sportswomen Dominate Shooting Competitions at AWST 2020

The fourth day of competitions during the Arab Women Sports Tournament (AWST), organised by Sharjah Women’s Sports (SWS), was marked by fierce contests in shooting, volleyball and table tennis. UAE shooters completed the day winning a bronze medal in the...

06-Feb-2020 Sharjah

UAE shooters nail two silver medals at AWST 2020

UAE shooters bagged two silver medals yesterday (Wednesday) at the fifth edition of the Arab Women Sports Tournament (AWST) securing the second position in both 10m air pistol team and individual competitions. Organised by Sharjah Women’s Sports (SWS), the...

05-Feb-2020 Sharjah

UAE sportswomen continue their winning streak AWST 2020

Sportswomen competing in the Arab Women Sports Tournament (AWST 2020) continued to deliver high-level, edge-of-the-seat performances on Tuesday (Feb 4). Emirati athletes sustained supremacy across categories of basketball and volleyballand finished their day with...

04-Feb-2020 Sharjah

UAE athletes take podium positions in karate on day two of AWST 2020

UAE’s sportswomen have continued their stellar performance on the second day of the fifth edition of the Arab Women Sports Tournament (AWST), organised by Sharjah Women’s Sports (SWS). The UAE athletes competed in basketball, and karate and finished their...

04-Feb-2020 Sharjah

UAE and Jordan dominate AWST 2020 showjumping contests

Emirati Equestrians have come out on top on the first day of showjumping competetions held yesterday (Monday) at the Arab Women Sports Tournament (AWST 2020), organised by Sharjah Women’s Sports (SWS).The SWS equestrian team that competed yesterday at the Sharjah...

01-Feb-2020 Sharjah

Jordanian sportswomen’s eyes set on gold at AWST 2020

Jordanian sportswomen are determined to settle for no less than gold at the fifth edition of the Arab Women Sports Tournament (AWST), organised by Sharjah Women’s Sports (SWS), which runs from February 2-12, 2020, in Sharjah as is hosting 78 clubs from 18 Arab...

31-Jan-2020 Sharjah

Hussain Al Jassmi will perform the AWST 2020 anthem, ‘Arab Women’

Extraordinary UN Goodwill Ambassador and renowned Emirati singer, Hussain Al Jassmi, will be lending his golden voice to the Arab Women Sports Tournament (AWST)’s anthem, ‘Arab Women’, at the opening ceremony of the fifth edition of the tournament, to be held at the...

29-Jan-2020 Sharjah

UAE’s WomenChampions Aiming for Gold at AWST 2020

Sportswomen from across the UAE, the host country of the fifth Arab Women’s Sports Tournament (AWST) 2020, are gearing up to compete with athletes from 18 Arab countries  in nine sports categories, aiming for a haul of gold medals. Organised by the Sharjah...

22-Jan-2020 Sharjah

Lebanon and the Comoros confirm participation in AWST 2020

In keeping with its commitment to offering sportswomen a platform to compete and showcase their talents, the Supreme Organising Committee of the Arab Women Sports Tournament (AWST) 2020 has announced the participation ofthe Lebanese Republic and Union of...

14-Jan-2020 Sharjah

Tunisia banking on team sports eventsat AWST 2020

Tunisian sportswomen are gearingfor the fifth edition of the Arab Women Sports Tournament (AWST) 2020, determined to make their mark in basketball and volleyball. The largest women’s sporting event in the Arab world, AWST 2020will be organised by the Sharjah...

12-Jan-2020 Sharjah

Algeria geared up to maintain its reigning position at AWST 2020

Algeria, the nation that reigned supreme in the last two editions of the Arab Women Sports Tournament (AWST), is gearing up to once again dominate the Arab world’s largest contest for sportswomen, at the tournament’s upcoming fifth edition, which runs from February...

11-Jan-2020 Sharjah

Syria expected to clinch top honours at AWST 2020

Syrian sportswomen are intensifying training in preparationto compete in the categories of volleyball and karate in the fifth edition of the Arab Women Sports Tournament (AWST) 2020, the largest pan-Arab sporting event dedicated to women in the region.Organised...

08-Jan-2020 Sharjah

10 Arab nations will lock horns in AWST’s karate competitions

Ten out of the 16 Arab nations participating in the fifth edition of the Arab Women Sports Tournament (AWST), are gearing up to battle it out and emerge as champions in the karate category. This is the highest-ever participation witnessed by this category...

30-Dec-2019 Sharjah

AWST 2020 Acquires Four Top Partners

The Supreme Organising Committee (SOC) of the Arab Women Sports Tournament (AWST), signed 4 strategic partnerships which includeTilal Properties, Bee'ah, Air Arabia, and Fast Building Contracting LLC, to support and sponsor the fifth edition of AWST which...

17-Sep-2019 Sharjah

Arab Women Sports Tournament 2020 Begins February 2in Sharjah

The Supreme Organising Committee of the Arab Women Sports Tournament (AWST 2020), has set February 2, 2020,as the launch date of the fifth edition of the sporting event, which will be held in Sharjah under the patronage of Her Highness Sheikha Jawaher bint...

18-Mar-2019 Sharjah

SWSF to Unveil Arab Women Sports Tournament 2020 in Cairo

Sharjah Women Sports Foundation (SWSF) has confirmed participation at the first International Conference for Arab Women’s Sports in Cairo on March 28 – 29, 2019, during which the visiting delegation will reveal details of the Arab Women Sports Tournament (AWST...

12-Feb-2019 Sharjah

Germany’s Focken Tim Registers Sharpest Aim at IWAS World Games 2019

Opening day of International Wheelchair and Amputee Sports (IWAS) World Games, Sharjah 2019 has seen tough competition being introduced by all participating nations, bringing the level of the contest and excitement to the top. Germany’s Focken Tim scooped gold...

12-Jul-2018 Sharjah

SSFALaunches Promotion Campaign at the General Authority for Sports

The Sharjah Sports Family Award (SSFA)’s Board of Trustees conducted a workshopon Wednesday (July 11) to shed light on the second edition of the award, its goals, categories and participation criteria at the General Authority for Sports.Organised by the...

30-Mar-2018 Sharjah

SBWC Sponsors Innovative Businesses

The Sharjah Business Women Council (SBWC), one of NAMA Women Advancement Establishment’s (NAMA) entities, sponsored four of its members to showcase their startup businesses at STEP 2018, one the region’s most experiential entrepreneur events.With a focus...

11-Feb-2018 Sharjah

Bahrain Clinches AWSTAthletics TitleWinning 11 Medals

Bahrain’s Busaiteen Club were crowned with the title of athletics in the final games that were held on the seventh day of the fourth Arab Women Sports Tournament 2018 (AWST), which concludes today (Monday) after 11 days of thrilling competitions that have witnessed...

11-Feb-2018 Sharjah

Egypt, Sharjah and Jordan:Contenders of AWST 2018 Basketball Cup

Egypt has placed itself at the top of the table after a convincing win against KSA’s Jeddah United with a score of 108-68, in the sixth round of basketball competitions in the fourth edition of the Arab Women Sports Tournament 2018 (AWST).The fourth edition...

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