RABAT: Kuwaiti Athlete Abdulrahman Al-Azmi on Friday snatched the silver medal of the javelin throwing contest within the Arab Athletics Championship these days held within the Moroccan town of Marrakesh. Al-Azmi made a brand new private report after scoring 71.84 meters, giving Kuwait its 2d medal within the championship after a gold medal gained on Wednesday via runner Yaqoub Al-Youha within the 110-meter hurdles festival.
In a remark to KUNA, the Kuwaiti nationwide staff trainer Hamo Al-Bukili lauded Al-Azmi’s fulfillment, expressing hope the staff would win extra medals and titles on this Arab tournament. 16 Arab international locations, together with Kuwait, are taking part within the Arab Championship which commenced in Marrakesh on Tuesday and concluded on Saturday.
Kuwaiti racer wins gold
In the meantime, Kuwait’s Yaqoub Al-Youha gained on Wednesday the gold medal of the 110-m. hurdles race of the twenty third Arab Athletic Championship in Morocco. His fulfillment provides to the tally of the Kuwaiti venture at some point after his compatriot Aisha Al-Khedr, a feminine sprinter, used to be ready to damage the nationwide report with a 5.45-m. lengthy bounce. The championship, being hosted via Marrakesh town, on June 20-24, collected athletes from 16 Arab international locations. – KUNA