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Interview: Egyptian swimmer Farida Osman

Among the many Egyptian athletes who have qualified for the upcoming Olympic Games, swimmers or otherwise, Osman, 21, is one of the few who is expected to bring home at least one Olympic medal

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2016 a bright year for Egypt’s gymnasts

  Egyptian female gymnasts have recently been making leaps and bounds in the competitive arena. This year, Sherine El-Zeiny won gold at the African Gymnastics Championships in the women’s individual all-around competitions. She is part of the national team. At the same tournament, the national girls’ gymnastics team won in the junior teams’ division. In …

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Assem Khalifa, the head of the Egyptian Squash Association

Interview with Assem Khalifa: President of Egyptian Squash Association

As the long-awaited El Gouna International Squash Open unfolds in the resort town north of Hurghada, Daily News Egypt speaks to Assem Khalifa, the head of the Egyptian Squash Association, to discuss the association’s role in the championship, and the future of squash in Egypt. What role does the Egyptian Squash Association (ESA) play in …

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The Aleksandrinke: Slovenians in Egypt

The Slovenian Embassy in Egypt, with the collaboration of the ambassador and her assistant Christian Samir, facilitated the following interview with the granddaughter of a Slovenia woman who found herself in Alexandria in the middle of the 20th century.

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HSC to host 13th Arab Water Polo Clubs Championship

Heliopolis Sporting Club (HSC) held a conference Sunday to announce the 13th edition of the Water-polo Championship for the Arab Clubs Champions, to be held at the club from 26 to 30 April. HSC and Gezira Sporting Club (GSC) will be the only Egyptian teams participating in the championship, alongside the Moroccan Wydad Al-Ouma club, …

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Arsenal defeats West Brom

In the 34th round of Premier League play, Arsenal FC defeated West Bromwitch Albion, 2-0, at the Emirates Statium in London. Chilean national Alexis Sanchez put Arsenal ahead, 1-0, with a goal in the sixth minute of the match. The gunners controlled the rest of the match. Sanchez scored another goal in the 38th minute, …

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Al-Ahly and Al-Zamalek qualify for CAF Champions League quarterfinals

Al-Ahly SC and Al-Zamalek qualified for the 2016 Orange CAF Champions League quarterfinals on Wednesday. Al-Ahly defeated Tanzania’s Young Africans, 2-1, in the second matched play between the clubs on Wednesday. The matched was tied, 1-1, until Al-Ahly’s Abdallah Said scored in the 95th minute. In the first match between the clubs play in Tanzania, …

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UEFA announces semi-final matches

The UEFA has announced the upcoming matches for the Champions League semi-finals. Atlético Madrid will play against Bayern München, while Real Madrid will meet Manchester City. The UEFA previously announced that the final match will be held in San Siro stadium in Milan, Italy.

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