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Mutaz Barshim wins first silver Olympic medal in Qatar’s history

After competing neck-and-neck with Canadian Derek Drouin during several jumps, the 25-year-old Qatari lost the gold after failing to clear 2.38m three times.

Success for Qatar’s high jump and equestrian hopefuls

The national equestrian team also made it through to the next rounds of individual and team show jumping on Tuesday after a successful first round of qualifiers yesterday.

All eyes on Barshim to clinch Qatar’s first Rio Olympics medal

Nine days into the Olympics, Qatar has yet to take home any awards, despite fielding its largest team yet of 38 delegates – three times the size of the London contingent.

Green light for Qatar football official to run for FIFA seat

Al Mohannadi, who is also vice-chairman of the AFC, will be up against rivals from Iran, China and Singapore who are up for two seats on the influential council.

“The worst feeling was during the national anthem. Ah, but what can I do? Qatar gave me the opportunity to play in the Olympic...

The athlete is originally from Croatia and expressed mixed emotions to the media about the win.

Top fighters to bring the art of Muay Thai to Qatar this month

Organized in collaboration with the Royal Thai Embassy, Thailand's Ministry of Foreign Affairs and local wellness company Evolve, the Muay Thai Roadshow aims to teach residents some pointers on discipline, weight loss and stress relief, organizers said in a statement.
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