Olympics

Mutaz Barshim named Esquire Middle East’s 2016 ‘Athlete of the Year’

Qatar’s very own Olympic silver high jump medalist Mutaz Barshim takes home the top prize at prestigious Esquire Middle East awards ceremony.

Team Qatar’s Sheikh Ali and Elseify end Olympics on high note

Rio 2016 marks the biggest ever Qatari Olympic delegation and saw the country take home its first silver medal in history.

Qatar's National Handball Team

Day 2 in Rio - Qatar's Li Ping vs. Ádám Pattantyús of Hungary in Table Tennis - And more!

Qatar's Olympic journey rolls into its second day. Find out in which sports Qatar participates in today!

From Qatar to Brazil: Qatar Beach Volleyball team celebrates

For the first time, athletes from Qatar will compete in the volleyball category during the Olympics this summer.

Nada Arakji: Doha’s Very Own “Little Mermaid”

Nicknamed “the mermaid” by her friends, Arakji, a swimming Olympian representing Qatar in this year’s Rio 2016 Olympics, has always had a passion for swimming from a young age.

Qatar Looks Towards The Podium In Rio

The head of Qatar's renowned Aspire Academy has told AFP he believes the centre's graduates this summer could double the number of Olympic medals the tiny Gulf country has ever won.


Team Qatar brings home historic Paralympic medal haul in Rio 2016

The Rio 2016 Paralympic Games have ended on a high note for Team Qatar after winning two silver medals thanks to the incredible performances of Abdelrahman Abdelqader and Sara Masoud. Read on for more information!

Noir Olympics Party

Melia Doha Hotel, West Bay, Doha
15 September / 9:00 pm