Giving wings to the dreams of many and preserving national heritage, the Fazza Shooting Championship has proven to be the perfect platform for empowering the Emirati women in sports. Over the past two decades, shooting events for UAE nationals
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.
It was a fitting thrilling end at the Fazza Championship for Shooting – Saktoun with the champion in the Men’s Open Category decided only until the last shot as Omani nationals Katheer Musallam Al Kathiri and Talal Saeed Al Badi had to go down to the
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.
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.
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.
It was a tough competition till the end but Emirati Mohammed Abdullah Bin Dalmook displayed consistency and top form to emerge victorious en route to grabbing the third ticket to the semi-final round called Golden Square of the 21st edition of the Fazza Championship for Youlah.
The final four Yuweels (Youlah performers) have been announced and the Golden Square is now complete as the competition at the Fazza Championship for Youlah has intensified, entering the semifinal round.
The archery competition, scheduled to be held from Feb.16 to Feb.22, will be followed by Wheelchair Basketball, Para Athletics, Para Badminton, Para Powerlifting championships in the months of February to April.