Syrian players win doubles title at 2017 Qatar Asian Junior U14 Tennis Tournament


Doha – Taim al-Azmeh and Aous abu Hassan of the Syrian national U-14 tennis team won the title of the doubles competitions at the 2017 Qatar Asian Junior U14 Tennis Tournament, organized in cooperation with the Asian Tennis Federation, SANA reported.

Al-Azmeh and Abu Hassan beat the Qatari double team Rashed Nawaf and Ibrahim Sleiti in the final game.

Al-Jaish, al-Wahda football teams toped their groups in AFC

Muscat - Syria’s Al-Jaish football team beat Oman’s Al Suwaiq counterpart 1-0 of the 2017 AFC Cup held in the Omani capital of Muscat.

Al-Jaish toped group A with 6 points.

Al-Wahda beats Bahraini al-Hidd 1-0

Manama – Syrian al-Wahdah football team won 1-0 over its Bahraini counterpart al-Hidd in the (AFC ) Asian Cup championship.

Ousama Omari scored at 40th min.

Al-Wahdah football team plays in Group B which also includes the Lebanese al-Safaa and the Iraqi al-Quwa al-Jawiya teams.


Al-Jaish defeats Jordan’s Al-Ahli of 2017 AFC Cup group stage

Doha – Syria’s Al-Jaish football team defeated Jordan’s Al-Ahli 1-0 in its first match in group A of the 2017 AFC Cup which was held in Doha, Qatar.

Mohammad Hamadko scored at (24)th min in first half.

Group A also includes Oman’s Al-Suwaiq and Iraq’s Al-Zawraa.


Syria earns three bronze medals in Russia’s Karate Championship

Moscow - Syrian national karate team won three bronze medals in Russia’s International Karate Championship held in St. Petersburg city on Monday.

Mohammad Darwish (67 kg), Mona Shahaibar (61 kg) and Diana Mohammad (68 kg) won the medals.