Quotes: US MENA   Enter Symbol: NewsLetter: Search: advanced

Kuwait win fencing tourney in Qatar   Join our daily free Newsletter

MENAFN - Arab Times - 18/02/2014
No. of Ratings : 0
Add to Mixx!



(MENAFN - Arab Times) Kuwait's fencing team came first place at the Arab junior and youth fencing tournament held in Qatar by winning eight gold medals, two silver and five bronze. Kuwait's fencing team has made a remarkable achievement in this tight competition among a number of outstanding teams, the team's coach Abdulkareem Al-Shamlan told KUNA here on Sunday. The Kuwaiti team won five out of six gold medals in the sabre individual and team categories, he said, adding that Yousef Al-Shamlan won a gold medal, Bander Al-Shamlan a silver, while the sabre team that included Yousef Al-Shamlan, Bandar Al-Shamlan, Ammar Al-Ammari and Abdullah Eid won the gold medal after defeating the Saudi team with 45-43



Ali Fadhil won the gold medal in the individual category, Hussain Al-Foudary won the bronze, while the floret team, including Fadhil, Al-Foudary, Yousef Al-Rabab and Khaled Abdulkareem won the gold medal after defeating the Qatari team with 45-35, Al-Shamlan added. The team, including Hassan Al-Foudary, Abdulhadi Al-Ajmi, Ali Hassan Mal Allah and Khalifa Al-Attiya won the gold medal in the epee category after beating the Qatari team with 45-43, he said



Head of the Kuwaiti Olympic Committee Sheikh Talal Al-Fahad Al-Sabah phoned the head of the Kuwaiti delegation Abdullah Al-Waalan and congratulated him on the achievements as the delegation also received congratulatory messages from the Acting Director General of the Public Authority for Youth and Sports (PAYS) Essam Jaafar, he added. Al-Shamlan praised the efforts of the Kuwaiti athletes and technical staff members who worked hard to achieve such positive results with the continuous support of the PAYS



The tournament, organized by Qatar Fencing Federation, concluded on Saturday with the participation of 13 Arab countries, including Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, UAE, Iraq, Yemen, Palestine, Lebanon, Jordan, Libya, Algeria, and Morocco. Kuwait's junior fencing team won three gold medals, two silver and four bronze








 






  MENA News Headlines
 Aug 31 2014 - Gulf Air annual loss down 52 percent in H1MENAFN
(MENAFN) Bahraini Gulf Air announced a 52 percent decrease in annual losses and a financial performance that exceeded the airline's restructuring target by USD38.4 million, Arabian Business ...

 Aug 31 2014 - Omani SQP turns into tourist hubMENAFN
(MENAFN) The Sultanate of Oman began working on turning Sultan Qaboos Port into a tourist hub by transferring most commercial cargo activities from the Muscat-based port to Sohar, Times of Oman ...

 Aug 31 2014 - Qatar's New Port to start operations in 2016MENAFN
(MENAFN) The first phase of the New Port Project, which is set to cost USD7.4 billion, is set to be operational by the end of 2016, The Peninsula Qatar reported.The new port's initial capacity is ...

 Aug 31 2014 - BLZ, Logistics Village Management sign a dealMENAFN
(MENAFN) The Bahrain Logistics Zone (BLZ) signed a tenancy agreement with Logistics Village Management, a leading developer of warehouses and logistics facilities, Gulf Daily News reported.The BLZ ...

 Aug 31 2014 - Pakistan - So much for revolutionArab News
(MENAFN - Arab News) I fail to understand as to what Imran Khan and Tahirul Qadri are up to. It amuses me the way they are calling for a 'revolution.' Revolutions are not imposed on a nation. It ...

 Aug 31 2014 - Rebuilding Gaza will take 20 yearsArab News
(MENAFN - Arab News) JERUSALEM: An international organization involved in assessing post-conflict reconstruction says it will take 20 years for Gaza's battered and neglected housing stock to be ...

 Aug 31 2014 - Yemen clash kills 4 troops 13 'militants'Arab News
(MENAFN - Arab News) SANAA/ADEN: Clashes in Yemen between the army and militants killed at least 13 suspected militants and four troops Saturday military officials said.The officials said the ...

 Aug 31 2014 - New US sanctions inconsistent with nuclear talks says IranArab News
(MENAFN - Arab News) TEHRAN/DUBAI: Iran accused the US of duplicity Saturday for imposing new sanctions on organizations linked to Tehran's nuclear program despite long-running but active ...

 Aug 31 2014 - Rebels attack Golan peacekeepersArab News
(MENAFN - Arab News) BEIRUT: Clashes erupted between Syrian rebels and UN peacekeepers in the Golan Heights on Saturday after the militants surrounded their encampment activists and officials said as ...

 Aug 31 2014 - World's first digital currency from Ecuador central bankArab News
(MENAFN - Arab News) QUITO: Ecuador is planning to create what it calls the world's first digital currency issued by a central bank which some analysts believe could be a first step toward abandoning ...

more...


 






Google

Click to Apply

 
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network

MENAFN News Market Data Countries Tools Section  
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network
Arabic MENAFN

Main News
News By Industry
News By Country

IPO News
Islamic Finance News
Private Equity News

How-To Guides
Technology Section

Travel Section

Search News

Market Indices
Quotes & Charts

Global Indices
Arab Indices

US Markets Details

Commodoties

Oil & Energy

Currencies Cross Rates
Currencies Updates
Currency Converter

USA Stocks
Arab Stocks
 

Algeria 
Bahrain 
Egypt 
Iraq
Jordan 
Kuwait 
Lebanon
Morocco 
Oman 
Palestine
Qatar 
Saudi Arabia 
Syria
Tunisia 
UAE 
Yemen

Weather
Investment Game
Economic Calendar
Financial Glossary

My MENAFN
Portfolio Tracker

Voting

Financial Calculators

RSS Feeds [XML]

Corporate Monitor

Events

Real Estate
Submit Your Property

Arab Research
Buy a Research

Press Releases
Submit your PR

Join Newsletters


 
© 2000 menafn.com All Rights Reserved.  Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | Contact Us | Advertise | About MENAFN | Career Opportunities | Feedback | Help