Team Qatar keep up their winning streak at Arab Championship


ABU DHABI  – Team Qatar swimmers  continued their  impressive run  in the inaugural  Arab swimming championship of  all age groups (25 meters) on Monday  , which taking place in UAE’s capital of Abu Dhabi.

Team Qatar won six medals  on Monday , including two gold medals  and  4 silver medals , To raise up  their medal tally to 15 medals.

Qatar’s Mohammed Mahmoud won the gold medal in the  50m butterfly  for age group ( 16-18 year ), as  his teammate Omar Hassan clinched the second gold  medal in the 400m medley of the same age group.

On the same track of victory,  Tamim Mohammed clinched the silver medal in the 50m butterfly for age group (14 -15 year),  while Qatar team consisted of Abdullah Ahmed, Abdullah Al Khalidi, Tamim Mohammedd and Ali Al Noaimi won the silver medal in the 4×50 medley for age group ( 14-15 year).

The third sliver medal was achieved by Abdulaziz Al Obaidili in the 400m medley for 19 year and over as  Qatar team of  Yousef Hassan, Karim Salah, Omar Hassan and Mohammed Mahmoud clinched the fourth  silver medal in the 4x200m freestyle for age group ( 16-18  year).

The championship brings together 174  swimmers from 16 countries.


Source: Qatar Olympic Committee