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Bahrain’s showpiece horserace hailed

TDT | Manama The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com The second edition of the £500,000 Bahrain International Trophy, the Kingdom’s showpiece horseracing event held last Friday at Rashid Equestrian and Horseracing Club (REHC), ...

Loeb ‘motivated’ by BRX expertise

TDT | Manama The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com Nine-time World Rally champion Sebastien Loeb will be making his return to the hugely popular Dakar Rally next year, and he says he is “excited” to be taking on the challenge...

Gabriel “Fly” wants a crack at BRAVE CF 45’s Dumar Roa

TDT | Manama The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com Gabriel “Fly” was set to compete at Brave CF 45’s main event but was forced to pull out due to being Covid positive. The Brazilian grappler was set to take on Colombia&...

Muharraq surge late to defeat Bahrain Club in BBA Cup

TDT | Manama The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com Muharraq defeated Bahrain Club 102-84 last night to get their campaign underway on a positive note in the 2020/2021 Bahrain Basketball Association (BBA) Cup, which is being played at Zai...

Al Nasser, Muharraq win in volleyball league

TDT | Manama The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com Al Nasser clinched a resounding 3-0 (25-17, 25-15, 30-28) victory over Bani Jamra last night in the 2020/2021 Isa bin Rashid Volleyball League. The victors were the aggressors fr...

Teams set to arrive for FIBA Asia qualifiers

TDT | Manama The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com The men’s national basketball teams participating in the upcoming FIBA Asia Cup 2021 qualifiers in Bahrain are scheduled to begin arriving tomorrow, ahead of the start of play on F...

Isa Town trounce Ittifaq in BFA Cup

TDT | Manama The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com Isa Town was the big winner yesterday on a busy night of action that featured four matches in the 2020/2021 Bahrain Football Association (BFA) Cup, held at separate venues. Isa T...

Pakistan ready to host top cricketing nations in 2021

AP|Islamabad The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com After nearly a decade of hosting no home test matches due to a terrorist attack on a rival team’s bus in 2009, Pakistan says it’s ready to welcome major cric...

Para-athlete from Bahrain to cycle in Dubai Ride

Khaleej Times | Dubai The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com Bahraini para-triathlete Shaikha Al Shaiba flew from her country to “feel the energy and excitement” of the Dubai Fitness Challenge. A 37-year-old fitness en...

Victorious-owned horses win three more cups in Bahrain

TDT | Manama The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com Victorious had additional reasons to celebrate yesterday, aside from Simsir winning the second edition of the Bahrain International Trophy at Rashid Equestrian and Horseracing Club (REHC...

Simsir powers to stunning win in Bahrain International Trophy

TDT | Manama The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com Locally trained Simsir held off the fast-finishing Global Giant and Sovereign to claim the second-ever running of the £500,000 Bahrain International Trophy yesterday at Rashid Eque...

Bahrain amateurs record one win and one loss at BRAVE CF 45

TDT | Manama The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com It was a mixed night for Bahraini amateurs as the youngsters recorded one win and one loss at BRAVE 45.
 The first fight of the night was between Mohammed Zuhair and Ali Abuhamda, a Fl...

F1 registration opens for health workers

TDT | Manama The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com The Chief Executive of the Bahrain International Circuit (BIC), Shaikh Salman bin Isa Al Khalifa announced that registration is now open for frontline health workers and first responders...

Second edition of Bahrain International Trophy today

TDT | Manama The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com The second edition of the £500,000 Bahrain International Trophy takes place today at Rashid Equestrian and Horseracing Club (REHC), and the trainers of some leading participants ha...

Ettihad, Manama power to opening BBA Cup victories

TDT | Manama The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com Al Ettihad and Manama were both victorious yesterday on opening night of the 2020/2021 Bahrain Basketball Association (BBA) Cup, being played at Zain Basketball Arena in Um Al Hassam. Et...

Bahrain gears up for FIBA Asia qualifiers

TDT | Manama The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com The Bahrain Basketball Association (BBA) has begun its final preparations to host two groups of qualifying games later this month for the FIBA Asia Cup 2021. The qualifiers will ...

UEFA Nations League: Belgium and Italy cruise into semi-finals

AP | London The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com Romelu Lukaku played the starring role for Belgium in their 4-2 win over Denmark while Italy stretched their unbeaten run to 22 games after beating Bosnia 2-0 as both teams made their way...

Stage set for Bahrain’s showpiece horserace

TDT | Manama The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com In the presence of Rashid Equestrian and Horseracing Club (REHC) High Committee deputy chairman His Highness Shaikh Isa bin Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, the Post-Position Draw (PPD) for...