ALGIERS- The new coach of the national football team, Spaniard Lucas Alcaraz cleared up speculations by opting for Mustapha-Tchaker stadium in Blida to host the Desert Foxes' two upcoming games in June, ruling out the idea of a comeback to Algiers' 5th July stadium.
CAIRO (Egypt)- Judoist Ghalima Rahma won Friday Algeria's first gold medal at the African Judo Championship (cadets), after she beat Egyptian Alaa Badr in the final of -40kg event in Cairo.
DOHA (Qatar)- Algerian middle-distance runner Mohamed Amine Belferar won Friday the 800m event at the Regional Meeting of Doha, Qatar.
MARRAKESH (Morocco)- Algerian cadet, junior, senior and female wrestling team snatched 36 medals overall (14 gold, 15 silver and 7 bronze) at the African Wrestling Championships, which wrapped up Sunday in Marrakesh, Morocco.
MARRAKESH (Morocco)- The Algerian wrestling team won 12 medals overall (5 gold, 6 silver and 1 bronze) on Friday, the third day of the African Wrestling Championships in Marrakesh, Morocco, (26 April-1 May).
MARRAKECH (Morocco)- The Algerian cadet team of freestyle wrestling won four medals (2 gold and 2 silver) on Thursday, the second day of the African Wrestling Championships in Marrakesh, Morocco (26 April-1 May).
EL DJADIDA (Morocco)- Algerian team of associated wrestling won six medals (4 gold and 2 silver) on Wednesday, the first day of the African Wrestling Championships in El Djadida, Morocco.
CAIRO-Algerian El Hadi Moussab has been elected member of the executive bureau of the Arab Sports for All Federation (ASAF) after the elective general assembly held Wednesday evening in Cairo (Egypt).
ALGIERS- Algeria's representative at the Confederation of African Football (CAF) championship, MC Algiers, qualified for the pool stage, after it beat its Tanzanian Young Africans counterpart 4-0 (first half 2-0) in a second leg match of the last 32, Saturday evening at the 5-July Stadium in Algiers.
ANTANANARIVO- Algeria's national judo team (men and women) have been crowned African team champions after beating their Tunisian counterparts in the finals on Sunday in Madagascar's capital, Antananarivo.