Teenaged high jumpers, India’s Praveen Kumar and Nishad Kumar, produced personal best jumps to take a gold medal each and set new Asian records as curtains came down on the 12th Fazza World Para Athletics Grand Prix on Sunday.
Devender hurled the discus to a distance of 50.61m in his second attempt to take the gold in Men’s Discus throw F44 event, while Nimisha claimed the yellow metal with a jump of 5.25m in Women’s F46/47 events.
This week, several top names including world champions will be back in their favourite hunting ground at the Dubai Club for People of Determination grounds.
A total 48 shooters representing 24 teams competed in the qualifiers and final of the Plate Shooting for UAE Nationals at the Fazza Championship for Shooting Saktoun Rifle category, organised by the Hamdan Bin Mohammed Heritage Centre (HHC), over the weekend at Fazza Shooting Range in Al Ruwayyah in Dubai.
Jordan’s Abdelkareem Khattab came out with an impressive show to break the world record two times on his way to clinch the men’s under 88kg gold medal at the ongoing 11th Fazza Dubai 2021 Para Powerlifting World Cup on Monday.
Organised by the Hamdan Bin Mohammed Heritage Centre (HHC), the Fazza Championship for Freediving is a heritage sport designed to embody the traditional ways of diving in the UAE and the Arabian Gulf.
Paralympic star Mohammed Hammadi settled for the silver medal as the hosts United Arab Emirates opened their campaign with three medals on the opening day of the Dubai 2022 World Para Athletics Grand Prix - 13th Fazza International Para
The new generation is engaging in a traditional sport that has always been associated with the Arabian values of courage. The championship is being organised by the Hamdan Bin Mohammed Heritage Centre (HHC), the falcon racing will run daily until Jan.14.
Egypt’s Shaimaa Samy Abdellatif moved one step ahead towards her dream — to become first shuttler from Arab countries to win a gold medal at a major championship — after she reached the semi-finals of the 4th Fazza Dubai Para Badminton International 2022.
The 4th Fazza Dubai Para Badminton International 2022 came to a close with a colourful ceremony, with Indonesia’s Fredy Setiawan and South Korean Kwon Hyunah emerging on top of the championships, winning three gold medals each at the Shabab Al Ahli Club on Sunday.