ORAN- The construction works of the new 40,000-seat stadium of Oran are significantly progressing, said Sunday, in Oran, Minister of Housing, Urban Planning and the City Kamel Nasri and Minister of Youth and Sports Sid Ali Khaldi.
ALGIERS- Algerian Federation of Rowing and Canoe-Kayak is bidding for hosting the Olympic qualifying tournament for Africa, in the specialty of single-seater canoe-kayak slalom (in running water), the body governing the sport said.
ALGIERS-Algerian boxers Abdelhafid Benchabla and Oussama Mordjane were included in the Top 10 of the new raking of the International Amateur Boxing Association (AIBA) published on its website.
ALGIERS- Secretary of State to the minister of Youth and Sports, for Elite Sport , Salima Souakri, representing Minister Sid Ali Khaldi at the 43rd meeting of the Arab Sports Ministers Council, presented Sunday the Algerian experience in the management and preparations of athletes amid the spread of the Covid-19 pandemic , the ministry said in a statement.
CAIRO-The final stage of the Africa Cup of Nations CAN-2021, scheduled from 9 January to 6 February in Cameroon, has been officially postponed to January 2022 due to the pandemic of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), announced Tuesday President of the Confederation of African Football (CAF) Ahmad Ahmad.
ALGIERS- Chairman of the Algerian Football Federation (FAF) Kheireddine Zetchi ruled out the idea of appointing the champion of the League 1, in the case the competition, suspended since mid-March because of the Covid-19 pandemic, would be stopped on the 22nd day.
ALGIERS- Algerian Table Tennis Federation plans to resume competition in September, but only the most important events, the body's chief, Cherif Derkaoui, said.
CAIRO- The Confederation of African Football (CAF) announced on Friday the postponement of the next two qualifying rounds, initially scheduled for 25 and 31 March, due to the spread of the pandemic of the new coronavirus (COVID-19).
ALGIERS- Algerian Matis Amier on Thursday qualified for the semifinal of the IFT international junior tournament taking place in the Tennis Club of Bachdjarah, Algiers, after he beat Portuguese opponent Diogo Morais by two sets to zero (6-3, 6-3).
ALGIERS- The Algerian senior men’s team won Saturday the African title in the Greco-Roman wrestling event with a total of six medals (6 gold, 3 silver and 1 bronze), as part of the fifth day of the African Wrestling Championships (all categories), held at the Olympic Complex Mohamed Boudiaf, in Algiers.