‘Unreal and surreal’: Skiers slam Asian Winter Games host
By Eric Willemsen Oct. 06, 2022 01:12 PM EDT
Leading World Cup skiers on Thursday questioned the decision to award a yet-to-be-built resort in Saudi Arabia the hosting rights of the 2029 Asian Winter Games,...
France ski world blasts Asian Winter Games in Saudi Arabia
Oct. 06, 2022 06:25 AM EDT
PARIS (AP) — The French ski federation, mayors from mountain resorts and ski instructors lashed out Thursday at the decision to award the 2029 Asian Winter Games to...
Saudi Arabia to host Asian Winter Games in new ski resort
Oct. 04, 2022 05:36 AM EDT
PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — Saudi Arabia will host the Asian Winter Games in 2029 in mountains near the $500 billion futuristic city project Neom. The...
China cites pandemic and withdraws as host of 2023 Asian Cup
May. 14, 2022 03:56 AM EDT
World leaders: Who's coming, who isn't to Beijing Olympics
Feb. 03, 2022 09:43 PM EST
Players with Saudi releases have to decide if it's worth it
By Doug Ferguson Dec. 21, 2021 01:26 PM EST
Pohang Steelers FC vs Al Hilal Rijad 11/23/2021
Dec. 20, 2021 10:40 AM EST
IOC urges US government to help curb Saudi broadcast piracy
Feb. 04, 2021 01:22 PM EST
LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Aiming to curb Saudi Arabia's piracy of Qatar-owned sports broadcasts, the International Olympic Committee has urged the U.S....
Asian Champions League announces pandemic-affected schedule
By John Duerden Jan. 25, 2021 09:27 AM EST
3x3 basketball player from Switzerland comes out as gay
Jan. 15, 2021 09:47 AM EST
ZURICH (AP) — A player on Switzerland’s 3x3 basketball team publicly came out as gay on Friday. Marco Lehmann announced his sexuality one...
Qatar to host 2030 Asian Games, Saudi Arabia in 2034
Dec. 16, 2020 07:40 AM EST
MUSCAT, Oman (AP) — The 2030 Asian Games were awarded to Doha on Wednesday and the 2034 event went to Riyadh after a deal was struck between the rival nations....
Qatar, Saudi Arabia compete to host 2030 Asian Games
Apr. 23, 2020 06:58 AM EDT
KUWAIT CITY, Kuwait (AP) — Regional rivals Qatar and Saudi Arabia will compete to host the 2030 Asian Games. The capital cities of Doha and...
Trump says he expects Russia, Saudis to cut oil production
By Aya Batrawy And Cathy Bussewitz Apr. 02, 2020 05:11 PM EDT