Doha, Dec 10 (IANS) Two more athletes have tested positive at the 15th Asian Games here, taking the total number of disqualified athletes to three, it was officially announced Sunday.
Sunday, December 10, 2006 7:18:22 PM
Qatar's handball match with Saudi Arabia at Al-Gharrafa Indoor Hall ended in a walkover after the Saudis appeared in the wrong coloured team uniform. As the match was about to begin, officials realised that both teams were wearing white and the Saudis were told they had 15 minutes to change into their green shirts. When the Saudis failed to do so, the match was awarded to Qatar 10-0. Qatar now finish top of Group E.
Sunday, December 10, 2006 6:13:03 PM
China 's gold medal-winning identical twins Jiang Tingting and Jiang Wenwen can expect a huge welcome party when they return home after ending Japan's unbeaten run in synchronised swimming at the Asian Games.
Sunday, December 10, 2006 6:12:34 PM
The Philippines boxing team are facing a unique problem. They only have one playing kit for at least three boxers.
Sunday, December 10, 2006 6:12:10 PM
Doha, Dec 10 (IANS) There was an equine family reunion of a special kind, some 6,500 km away from home in Germany.
Sunday, December 10, 2006 6:11:19 PM
Doha, Dec 10 (IANS) It took Indian tennis sensation Sania Mirza less than an hour to cruise into the quarter-finals of women singles' event at the Asian Games here Sunday while Shikha Uberoi conceded her tie at Khalifa Tennis court.
Sunday, December 10, 2006 5:24:13 PM
Doha, Dec 9 (IANS) India defeated Vietnam 2.5-0.5 points in the fourth round of the classical Swiss mixed team chess competition to lead the standings with 10 points in the 15th Asian Games here Saturday.
Sunday, December 10, 2006 1:45:08 AM
Doha, Dec 9 (IANS) Toppers China took their golden tally to 103 by the end of the eighth day of competition at the 15th Asian Games here Saturday. They now have a tally of 192 medals, including 59 silver and 30 bronze. India is placed sixth.
Sunday, December 10, 2006 1:23:11 AM
Doha, Dec 9 (Xinhua) Indonesian Olympic champion Taufik Hidayat defended the badminton men's singles title at the 15th Asian Games here Saturday.
Sunday, December 10, 2006 1:10:51 AM
Doha, Dec 9 (DPA) The Iraqi footballing fairy tale continued Saturday when their men's team qualified for the semi-finals with a 2-1 extra-time victory against Uzbekistan in the 15th Asian Games.
Sunday, December 10, 2006 1:01:14 AM
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