Bahrain 2021 AYPG: First Coordination Commission meeting held via teleconferencing

Asian Paralympic Committee announces 2021 Asian Youth Para Games in Bahrain

Ronaldinho Unveils Teqball Mobile App -- Federation Focus

Also: World Para Athletics record; IFs rewarded for climate efforts; table tennis test event in Tokyo; MMA back in Bahrain

AFC Incumbent Sailing to Presidency

(ATR) Sheikh Salman shores up his main opposition ahead of the AFC Presidential vote.

Thailand Drops Extradition Request for Bahraini Footballer

(ATR) Hakeem Al-Araibi will reportedly head home to Australia as soon as today.

Bahraini Footballer Remains in Thailand Amid International Outcry

(ATR) Hakeem Al-Araibi will be detained 60 more days as Thailand accepts Bahrain extradition request.

Ju Jitsu Scofflaw Banned From Asian Games

(ATR) The international federation says it has had enough from a Bahrain athlete who flouts the rules.

IMMAF & WMMAA Announce the 2018 IMMAF - WMMAA Unified World Championships of Amateur MMA

WFDF: WFDF approves the Flying Disc Associations of Bahrain, Brunei, and Jordan, bringing its national membership to 80 countries

Fallout from FIFA Ousting Ethics Bosses -- Federations Focus

(ATR) South Africa re-enters race for 2023 Rugby World Cup bid; IFF revamps identity;  2019 FIBA World Cup qualifiers announced

CONCACAF Holds XXIV Extraordinary Congress

Progress continues to be guided by the principles of good governance, integrity, and football growth.

CONCACAF Bid for 2026 World Cup Gains Momentum

(ATR) The collaborative bid from Canada, Mexico and the U.S. seems to be on the fast track for approval by FIFA.

FIFA Proposal Could Eliminate Confederations Cup

(ATR) World Football is changing its qualification procedures to fit its expanded 48-team World Cup.

The 8th Sapporo Asian Winter Games Ticketing Information

The 8th Sapporo Asian Winter Games Organising Committee (SAWGOC) has announced that tickets for the 2017 Sapporo Asian Winter Games, which will run from February 19 to 26, 2017, are now available on sale.

Bahrain to send 11 teams for GCC Games

Eleven disciplines have been confirmed to represent the Kingdom of Bahrain at the upcoming GCC Games due to take place in Saudi Arabia. The second edition of the games is scheduled to be held from October 15 to 26 in Dammam.

BOC briefed on GCC Games preparations

Representatives of the Bahrain Olympic Committee (BOC) recently attended a series of meetings in Dammam, in Saudi Arabia, where they were briefed on the preparations of the organising committee to host the Second GCC Games from October 15 to 26.

Bahrain officials to attend OCA General Assembly

Bahrain Olympic Committee (BOC) general secretary Abdulrahman Sadiq Askar will leave today for Ashgabat, in Turkmenistan, to lead Bahrain’s delegation to the 34th Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) General Assembly.

Arab bowling championships begin

The Seventh Men’s and Third Women’s Arab Bowling Championships got underway at Ozone Bowling Centre at Sitra Complex.

Bahrain swimming team returns

Bahrain’s national swimming team was given a warm welcome on return from Doha after competing at the 25th GCC Water Games held recently. 

Askar hails handball goalkeeper achievements

Bahrain Olympic Committee (BOC) general secretary Abdulrahman Askar received at his office in Seef legendary handball goalkeeper Mohammed Ahmed, who was honored in appreciation for his over 20-year-old career as goalkeeper of Al Najma Club and the Bahrain national team.

Seminar on Shaikh Nasser Award held

The Bahrain Olympic Committee (BOC) staged a seminar on this year’s edition of Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa Scientific Research Award in the field of sports.

Lecture on 'Own the Podium' staged

Bahrain Olympic Committee: President of the Canadian Sport Centre Atlantic and High Performance Advisor for ‘Own the Podium’ organization Ken Bagnell stressed the importance of supporting young athletes and long-term planning in reaching podium and achieving victories.

Olympic Day organisers wrap up preparations

Bahrain Olympic Committee: The organising committee of the Olympic Day is putting its final touches on the 2015 edition of the event, scheduled for tomorrow (Friday).

Ministries to join Olympic Day celebrations

Four sports associations have recently confirmed their participation in the 2015 Olympic Day, will take place on June 12 at the Bahrain International Circuit in Sakhir.

Frustration for FIFA Presidential Candidates in Asia -- On the Scene

It remains to be seen how the AFC Congress will affect the FIFA election.

FIFA Boss Woos Asia in Bid for Re-Election

(ATR) Sepp Blatter will seek a fifth term as FIFA president on May 29.

Bahrain handball team ease past Mongolia in Asian Games opener

Incheon Asian Games off to colorful start

Handball team arrives in Incheon for Asian Games

Bahrain’s national handball team have touched down in Incheon, in South Korea yesterday (September 16) ahead of the 17th edition of the Asian Games, scheduled to take place from September 19 to 4.

Media Delegation meets TV Sports channel for Incheon Asian Games coverage