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.
The final phase of the qualifications rounds for the 22nd edition of the Fazza Championship for Youlah, and the 17th edition of Al Meydan programme, will be held on 7, 8 and 9 October, from 6pm onwards, at Al Meydan Fort in Dubai’s Global Village, the Hamdan Bin Mohammed Heritage Center (HHC) has announced on Tuesday.
At the ongoing 7th Fazza-Dubai 2021 World Boccia Asia Oceania Championships, Phonsila is among the top contenders in women’s BC4 event with one win in Pool B. She was confident of getting a good result here.
Focused and on target, UAE national Amna Khalifa Al Ketbi won the Women’s finals while Emirati teen Fatima Khaled Al Minhali grabbed the Juniors category trophy.
Five-time Paralympic medallist Mohamed Al Hammadi will lead the local challenge and compete in men’s 400m and 800m T34 wheelchair races, hoping to analyse his form in an important year which has the World Championships in July and Asian Para Games in October.