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Opinion

The Penguins in the White House

Why are the NHL champions visiting Donald Trump?

Andrew Mitrovica

by Andrew Mitrovica

Andrew Mitrovica

Sport

'No risk' to Qatar 2022 World Cup by Gulf blockade

Qatar 2022 boss says logistical hurdles are being overcome and building work goes on with 'minimal' cost increases.

Gulf blockade 'poses no risk to Qatar World Cup'

Sport

How would a Catalan secession affect FC Barcelona?

Catalonia's bid to break away in recent referendum throws football club's future in Spanish league into jeopardy.

How would a Catalan secession affect FC Barcelona?

Sport

Headgear ban lifted in professional basketball

As basketball’s governing body FIBA enforces new rules, UK players form first all-Muslim women’s team .

US & Canada

How have black writers responded to Trump's NFL attack?

US President Donald Trump urged NFL owners to fire any 'son of a b****' who 'disrespects our flag'.

How have black writers responded to Trump's NFL attack?

Sport

Trump clashes with sports stars over player protests

US president calls on National Football League owners to fire players who protest against racism during national anthem.

Al Jazeera World

Oman's Sailing Stars

How four young Omani women sailors challenge stereotypes and push the limits to represent their country internationally.

Witness

Pigeon Battles of Cairo: Egypt's High-Flying Sport

A pigeon fighter attempts to beat a rival neighbourhood in his final duel before family pressure forces him to quit.

Cricket

Pakistanis welcome return of international cricket

New series marks return of foreign sportsmen after matches in Pakistan stopped after 2009 deadly attack in Lahore.

Pakistanis hail international World XI cricket series

Sport

'Why I created the viral Colin Kaepernick cartoon'

Sudanese political cartoonist speaks about the story behind an illustration of the NFL quarterback that has gone viral.

Khalid Albaih: Why I created Colin Kaepernick cartoon

Racism

NFL player alleges police brutality in Vegas incident

Michael Bennett, who supported former 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick in protests, accused Vegas police of racism.

NFL's Bennett alleges police brutality in Las Vegas