Smiling Rooney
England’s Wayne Rooney attends a Press conference. Reuters
Here you go
Marin Cilic of Croatia serves against Mikhail Kukushkin of Kazakhstan at the US Open tennis tournament. Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports
On the go!
Hideki Matsuyama hits his second shot on the 14th hole during the first round at the Deutsche Bank TPC of Boston. Mark Konezny-USA TODAY
Windi control!
Venezuela’s Windi Graterol, right, controls the ball against Argentina’s Luis Scola during their 2015 FIBA Americas Championship basketball game, in Mexico City. REUTERS/Henry Romero
Thoughtful!
Slovakia’s national soccer coach team Jan Kozak attends a news conference in Oviedo, north of Spain. REUTERS/Eloy Alonso
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Sports this Week
  • Wednesday, September 2

    SWIMMING

    GCC Aquatics Championship, 10am onwards at Hamad Aquatic Complex (till Friday).
  • Thursday, September 3

    FOOTBALL

    2018 World Cup qualifier, Qatar vs Bhutan, Al Sadd Stadium, 7pm. GCC Under-18 tournament, UAE vs Saudi Arabia, Al Gharafa Stadium, 5.15pm, Kuwait vs Qatar, Al Gharafa Stadium, 7.45pm.
  • Saturday, September 5

    FOOTBALL

    GCC Under-18 tournament, Kuwait vs Oman, Al Gharafa Stadium, 5.15pm; UAE vs Bahrain, Al Gharafa Stadium, 7.45pm.
  • Monday, September 7

    CUE SPORTS

    World 9-Ball Pool Championship, 12noon onwards at Al Arabi Sports Club (till September 18).
  • Monday, September 7

    FOOTBALL

    GCC Under-18 tournament, Qatar vs Oman, Al Gharafa Stadium, 5.15pm; Saudi Arabia vs Bahrain, Al Gharafa Stadium, 7.45pm.
  • Monday, September 7

    HANDBALL

    IHF Super Globe quarterfinals, MKB-MVM Veszprem (HUN) vs Esporte Clube Taubate (BRA), 1pm; Fuchse Berlin (GER) vs Club Africain (TUN), 3pm; FC Barcelona (ESP) vs Al Ahly Sports Club (EGY), 5pm and Al Sadd (QAT) vs Sydney Uni Handball Club (AUS), 8pm at Qatar Handball Association Complex.
  • Tuesday, September 8

    HANDBALL

    IHF Super Globe semifinals, at Qatar Handball Association Complex.
  • Wednesday, September 2

    CYCLING

    Vuelta a Espana (till September 13).
  • Wednesday, September 2

    TENNIS

    ATP and WTA at US Open, New York (till September 13).
  • Thursday, September 3

    ATHLETICS

    Diamond League, Zurich.
  • Thursday, September 3

    CRICKET

    England vs Australia, first ODI, at Southampton.
  • Thursday, September 3

    FOOTBALL

    Euro 2016 qualifiers (till Friday); ’18 World Cup qualifiers, Asian zone.
  • Thursday, September 3

    GOLF

    EPGA at Russian Open, Moscow; USPGA at Norton (till Sunday).
  • Friday, September 4

    FOOTBALL

    2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers (till Saturday).
  • Saturday, September 5

    CRICKET

    England vs Australia, second ODI, at Lord’s.
  • Saturday, September 5

    RUGBY

    World Cup warm-up fixtures.
  • Sunday, September 6

    MOTORSPORT

    Italian F1 Grand Prix, at Monza.
  • Monday, September 7

    FOOTBALL

    Euro 2016 qualifiers (till Tuesday).
  • Tuesday, September 8

    FOOTBALL

    2018 World Cup qualifiers, Asian zone.
  • Tuesday, September 8

    CRICKET

    England vs Australia, third ODI, at Old Trafford.
From Doha Stadium Plus Magazine