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South Korea beats Turkmenistan 5-0 in World Cup qualifier

South Korea resumed its World Cup qualifying campaign after 19 months with a 5-0 win over Turkmenistan on Saturday to move within sight of the third round. Bordeaux striker Hwang Ui-jo opened the scoring in Goyang after 10 minutes and Nam Tae-hee nett…

Bahrain qualifies to Arab Futsal Cup semi-finals

Bahrain lost 1-0 to Egypt in the third round of the 2021 Arab Futsal Cup, being held Hassan Mustapha Complex in Egypt. Bahrain had totaled 6 points and qualified to the semi-final, along with Egypt which topped Group A with 7 points. The national team …

Kuwait’s Al-Musallam sole candidate to claim FINA top seat

Kuwait’s Hussain Al-Musallam looks set to become the new chief of swimming’s world governing body FINA, after his only challenger pulled out of upcoming elections for the top spot.The withdrawal of Italy’s Paolo Barelli, who declared his support for A…