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ICC unveils first eight series of Men's World Cup League 2

The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Tuesday announced the first eight series of the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup League 2, which is set to begin in August 2019 on the Road to India 2023. 

May 07, 2019, 18:43 PM IST

Namibia crowned ICC World Cricket League Division 2 champions with win over Oman

Namibia reversed their group-stage defeat to the same opponents to take the win and division title, with Jan Frylinck taking five wickets in the 145-run victory.

Apr 28, 2019, 12:33 PM IST

Papua New Guinea thrash Oman to secure ODI status

PNG needed to beat Oman and prey results elsewhere went their way and they held up their end of the bargain with a 145-run victory.

Apr 27, 2019, 13:52 PM IST

Australia's Claire Polosak set to become first woman umpire to stand in men's ODI

The 31-year-old has previously stood in 15 women’s ODIs--the first one in November 2016 between Australia and South Africa.

Apr 27, 2019, 12:39 PM IST

UAE thrash Oman to qualify for ICC Under-19 World Cup 2020

A comprehensive 10-wicket win over Oman in their final game helped the UAE qualify for the mega event.

Apr 20, 2019, 20:50 PM IST

FIFA considering Oman, Kuwait as potential hosts for 2022 World Cup games: Reports

The World Cup will be expanded from 32 to 48 teams in 2026, but FIFA president Gianni Infantino has proposed bringing forward the enlarged format to 2022.

Mar 07, 2019, 14:07 PM IST

India, Oman to hold joint exercise at Jabel Al Akhdar-Mountains

India-Oman bilateral security ties have continued to develop since the beginning of India-Oman Joint Military Cooperation meetings in 2006. 

Mar 05, 2019, 21:03 PM IST

Oman coach Pim Verbeek quits post and heads into retirement

Oman FA chief Salem bin Saeed Al Wahaibi called an emergency board meeting on Wednesday and accepted Verbeek`s resignation even though his contract ran until next June.

Feb 07, 2019, 11:29 AM IST

AFC Asian Cup: Iran storm into last-eight with 2-0 win over Oman

The Iranians will return to the same stadium on Thursday to meet China in the Asian Cup quarter-finals. 

Jan 21, 2019, 10:46 AM IST

Australia coach Graham Arnold backs Rogic to make Asian Cup impact

The 26-year-old Rogic, who made his A-League debut at Central Coast Mariners under Arnold in 2012, will be the creative force in midfield for the Socceroos in the absence of the injured Aaron Mooy.

Jan 04, 2019, 14:34 PM IST

Oman, Kuwait reach finals of ICC World Cup Asia Division 2 qualifier

The two unbeaten teams in the tournament, Oman and Kuwait, winners of Group A and Group B respectively, will now meet in Monday’s final at TCG.

Dec 17, 2018, 11:34 AM IST

Hyderabad woman trafficked to Oman, family seeks help from MEA

The woman, who hails from Hyderabad, is stranded in Oman and is being ill-treated by her employers, according to the family.

Sep 04, 2018, 06:09 AM IST

Gulf firm sacks man for posting insensitive comments on Kerala flood victims

A Gulf firm has fired a man from Kerala after he made insensitive comments on a social media post on the plight of the flood-hit victims in the state.

Aug 20, 2018, 06:44 AM IST

Powerful cyclone Mekunu strikes Oman, Yemen; 6 dead, 30 missing

In Oman, Mohammed Omer Baomer warned his neighbours about a torn-away chunk of road just down the street from his home after earlier getting his SUV stuck over it. "It was a scary feeling, as if it was the end of world," he said.

May 27, 2018, 08:59 AM IST

One dead as Cyclone Mekunu hits southern Oman

Dozens of vehicles were seen submerged in several areas. Head of the directorate Abdullah al-Khoduri told Oman TV that the cyclone, which intensified to category 2 early Friday, was downgraded to category 1 after losing some of its strength.

May 26, 2018, 07:16 AM IST

Avicii's brother in Oman

David Bergling, brother of world-renowned Swedish DJ and electronic music producer Avicii, whose demise on Friday shook music lovers and the showbiz industry all over the world, is here as his family seeks answers to what caused his death.

Apr 22, 2018, 14:31 PM IST

Golf: SSP Chawrasia slips on third day in Oman, three-way lead at top

A treacherous back-nine saw Indian golfer SSP Chawrasia card a disappointing four-over 76 to lie tied 62nd after the third round of the inaugural NBO Oman Open on Saturday.

Feb 17, 2018, 20:53 PM IST

PM Modi visits Shiva temple in Oman's Muscat

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said he felt extremely blessed after praying at the 125-year- old Shiva Temple in Muscat, one of the oldest in the region.

Feb 13, 2018, 00:29 AM IST

PM Modi arrives in India after visits to Palestine, UAE and Oman

 Prime Minister Narendra Modi became the first Indian PM to make an official visit to Palestine. 

Feb 12, 2018, 18:08 PM IST

In pics: PM Narendra Modi's visit to Oman

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is on a two-day visit to Oman on the last leg of his tour of West Asian countries - Jordan, Palestine, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Oman.

Feb 12, 2018, 15:39 PM IST