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Paul Pogba is Documenting His Umrah on Instagram

This past weekend, Pogba marked the start of Ramadan by travelling to Saudi Arabia to visit Mecca. He was performing Umrah, the non-mandatory pilgrimage.

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City Legend Yaya Touré Pledges to Donate £50,000 to Victims of …

Touré will donate £50,000 to help the victims and their families. His agent, Dimitri Seluk, will donate the same amount, bringing the figure to £100,000.

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Jawahir Jewels: The Hijabi Referee Breaking Boundaries by Enforcing the Rules

Jawahir Jewels is a Muslim Somali woman referee, wielding power in a role rarely occupied by Muslim Somali women in Hijabs - let alone women full stop.

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Zamzam Farah: Olympian, Asylum Seeker and London Marathon Runner

Zamzam Farah competed for Somalia at London 2012 but soon had to seek asylum in the UK. On Sunday, she completed her first London marathon. Hear her story.

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Meet Khabib Nurmagomedov, The Muslim Mixed Martial Artist Fighting for …

On Saturday at UFC 209, Khabib Nurmagomedov has a chance to become the first Muslim UFC champion when he takes on Tony Ferguson. We look at his chances.

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Muslim Wrestler Sami Zayn Is Our New Favourite WWE Star

Meet the WWE wrestler whose winning fights, changing perceptions of Islam, and letting people know there’s ‘a chance for anybody, from any background.’

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Fifa Allow Header with Headscarf
Fifa Allow Header with Headscarf

FIFA lifting the ban on hijab for women in official tournaments means that Muslim women will be able to compete whilst wearing the hijab.

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Muslim Women Making Their Mark In These 5 Sports
Muslim Women Making Their Mark In These 5 Sports

Muslim women from around the world are entering the sports arena more than ever before and rising swiftly to the top.

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Team GB’s British Muslim Athletes Did Us Proud
Team GB’s British Muslim Athletes Did Us Proud

Our British Muslim athletes were certainly on fire this month at the Rio Olympics, bringing home a hoard of medals …

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Future Olympians: Introducing the Young Muslim Athletes Beyond
Future Olympians: Introducing the Young Muslim Athletes Beyond

We’re all fully riled up about the Olympics. Ummahsonic will be taking you a little further, allowing you to dive a little deeper, with Future Olympians, a mini-series exploring …

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Boxing to Perfection: Why Ramadan is the Best Time to Celebrate Muhammad Ali
Boxing to Perfection: Why Ramadan is the Best Time to …

While chilling over a chai at home, your dad might have told you about the time he went to see …

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6 Muslim Sports Stars That You Should Definitely Know About
6 Muslim Sports Stars That You Should Definitely Know About

This year has very much sprung forth with an exciting line up of sports achievers from the Muslim community, each …

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The Power Of Prostration
The Power Of Prostration

The latest Ummahsonic blog asks whether there is religious or cultural significance to Muslim sports stars carrying out prostration in celebration.

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Ali The Ashes Hero
Ali The Ashes Hero

If you’re a cricket fan (and, even if you’re not THAT much of a cricket fan) you will …