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Beauty of twilight!
South Africa’s Kyle Abbott stands near the boundary at sunset during the World Cup cricket match against Ireland in Canberra. REUTERS/Jason Reed
Royal presence
Students applaud as Britain’s Prince William visits a Premier League training camp at Nanyang Secondary School in Shanghai. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
Green hopes
An Ireland supporter sings the national anthem before the start of their World Cup cricket match against South Africa. REUTERS/Jason Reed
Calm hosts
Capybaras lay on the banks of Rodrigo de Freitas Lagoon in Rio de Janeiro. The lagoon will receive the rowing and canoe sprint competitions during the 2016 Olympics. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes
Big fight
Al Nassr’s Mohammed Hussain, right, fights for the ball with Lekhwiya’s Youssef Msakni during their AFC Champions League match in Doha. REUTERS/Fadi Al Assaad
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Sports this Week
  • Wednesday, March 4

    BASKETBALL

    Qatar League, Al Khor vs Al Shamal, 5pm and Al Ahli vs Qatar SC, 7pm at Al Gharafa Indoor Hall.
  • Wednesday, March 4

    FOOTBALL

    AFC Champions League, Al Sadd vs Al Hilal, 6.45pm, Al Sadd Stadium.
  • Wednesday, March 4

    HANDBALL

    Qatar League, Al Ahli vs El Quiyada, 4.15pm, Qatar SC vs Al Shamal, 5.45pm and Al Rayyan vs Al Gharafa, 7.15pm at Qatar Handball Association Complex.
  • Wednesday, March 4

    HORSERACING

    Weekly races, 4pm onwards at Qatar Racing and Equestrian Club.
  • Wednesday, March 4

    SQUASH

    Qatar Junior Championship, 12noon onwards at Khalifa International Complex (till Thursday).
  • Wednesday, March 4

    VOLLEYBALL

    Qatar League, El Jaish vs Al Wakrah, 4.15pm and Al Arabi vs Al Ahli, 6.15pm at Al Arabi Sports Club.
  • Thursday, March 5

    HANDBALL

    Qatar League, Al Arabi vs El Jaish, 4.15pm, Al Sadd vs Lekhwiya, 5.45pm and Al Khor vs Al Wakrah, 7.15pm at Qatar Handball Association Complex.
  • Thursday, March 5

    HORSERACING

    Weekly races, 4pm onwards at Qatar Racing and Equestrian Club.
  • Friday, March 6

    FOOTBALL

    Qatar Stars League, Al Sailiya vs Al Shamal, 6pm, Al Wakrah Stadium, Al Gharafa vs Al Khor, 6pm, Al Gharafa Stadium, Umm Salal vs Al Shahaniya, 8.15pm, Qatar SC Stadium.
  • Friday, March 6

    SHOOTING

    Emir’s Cup, 9.50am onwards at Losail Shooting Range.
  • Friday, March 6

    SQUASH

    Doha Junior Championship, 12noon onwards at Khalifa International Complex (till Tuesday).
  • Friday, March 6

    VOLLEYBALL

    Qatar League, Al Khor vs Al Sadd, 4pm at Al Arabi Sports Club.
  • Saturday, March 7

    BASKETBALL

    Qatar League, Al Gharafa vs Al Wakrah, 5pm and Al Arabi vs El Jaish, 7pm at Al Gharafa Indoor Hall.
  • Saturday, March 7

    FOOTBALL

    Qatar Stars League, Al Arabi vs Al Wakrah, 6pm, Al Arabi Stadium, Lekhwiya vs Al Kharaitiyat, 6pm, Lekhwiya Stadium, El Jaish vs Qatar SC, 8.15pm, Lekhwiya Stadium, Al Sadd vs Al Ahli, 8.15pm, Al Sadd Stadium.
  • Saturday, March 7

    MOTORSPORT

    Qatar SuperBike and Qatar Challenge Championship, 7.35pm onwards at Losail International Circuit.
  • Saturday, March 7

    SHOOTING

    Emir’s Cup, 10.45am onwards at Losail Shooting Range.
  • Sunday, March 8

    BASKETBALL

    Qatar League, Al Sadd vs Al Rayyan, 5pm and Al Shamal vs Qatar SC, 7pm at Al Gharafa Indoor Hall.
  • Sunday, March 8

    VOLLEYBALL

    Qatar League, Al Shamal vs El Jaish, 4.15pm and Al Rayyan vs Al Ahli, 6.15pm at Al Arabi Sports Club.
  • Monday, March 9

    HANDBALL

    Qatar League, Al Rayyan vs Al Shamal, 4.15pm, Al Ahli vs Al Gharafa, 5.45pm and Qatar SC vs El Quiyada, 7.15pm at Qatar Handball Association Complex.
  • Monday, March 9

    VOLLEYBALL

    Qatar League, Al Arabi vs Al Khor, 4.15pm and Al Sadd vs Qatar SC, 6.15pm at Al Arabi Sports Club.
  • Tuesday, March 10

    BASKETBALL

    Qatar League, Al Ahli vs Al Wakrah, 5pm and Al Khor vs Al Arabi, 7pm at Al Gharafa Indoor Hall.
  • Tuesday, March 10

    HANDBALL

    Qatar League, Al Khor vs Al Sadd, 4.15pm, El Jaish vs Lekhwiya, 5.45pm and Al Arabi vs Al Wakrah, 7.15pm at Qatar Handball Association Complex.
  • Tuesday, March 10

    TENNIS

    World Schools Championships, 5.30pm onwards at Khalifa International Complex (till March 15).
  • Tuesday, March 10

    SHOOTING

    Emir’s Cup, 10.45am onwards at Losail Shooting Range.
  • Wednesday, March 4

    CRICKET

    World Cup in Australia and New Zealand (till March 29).
  • Wednesday, March 4

    TENNIS

    WTA at Monterrey, Kuala Lumpur (till Sunday).
  • Thursday, March 5

    GOLF

    EPGA WGC-Cadillac Championship, Doral and at Africa Open, East London; USPGA at WGC-Cadillac Championship and Puerto Rica Open; LPGA at HSBC Women’s Championship, Singapore (till Sunday).
  • Thursday, March 5

    MOTORSPORT

    Rally of Mexico (until Sunday).
  • Friday, March 6

    ATHLETICS

    European Indoor Championships, Prague (till Sunday).
  • Friday, March 6

    RUGBY UNION

    Super Rugby Round 4 (till Sunday).
  • Saturday, March 7

    ALPINE SKIING

    Men’s World Cup downhill at Kvitfjell; Women’s World Cup downhill at Garmisch-Partenkirchen.
  • Saturday, March 7

    SKI JUMPING

    World Cup in Lahti.
  • Sunday, March 8

    CYCLING

    Paris-Nice race (till March 15).
  • Monday, March 9

    TENNIS

    ATP and WTA at Indian Wells Masters Series (till March 22).
  • Tuesday, March 10

    FOOTBALL

    Champions League round of 16, second leg.
  • Tuesday, March 10

    HORSE RACING

    Cheltenham Festival (till March 13).
From Doha Stadium Plus Magazine