From left: Nada Askar Al Naqbi, Abdulaziz Taryam, Sheikh Khalid Bin Ahmed Al Qasimi, Issa Hilal Al Hizami and Rashed Al Obaid pose during the AWST 2020 press conference.
Her Highness Sheikha Jawaher Bint Mohammed Al Qasimi, Wife of His Highness the Ruler of Sharjah and Chairperson of Sharjah Women’s Sports (SWS), witnessed the opening ceremony
The fifth edition of the Arab Women Sports Tournament (AWST) will kick off on Sunday, with the participation of 78 clubs from 18 countries. The event will be held Under the patronage
Sharjah Women’s Sports athletes claimed two gold medals, one silver and two bronze karate competitions on the first day of the fifth edition of the Arab Women Sports Tournament
The Dubai Police combination of Arif Al Zaffain and Nadir Bin Hendi powered their way to a 11.77 secs third race victory from Tomaso Polli and Matteo Nicolini in six, opening up a 13-point championship lead from Tayer and Mansoori in Abu Dhabi 5.
Racing at Sharjah on Saturday was highlighted by the fourth edition of the GCC Cup, a 1700m conditions contest afforded prestige status, carrying a prize fund of Dhs150,000 and won in a thrilling finish by Al Mustafiz, the race going to Oman as it had last season when it was staged in January.
Atkins beat Russian Sergei Perelgin, who finished second, 32 seconds behind the champion, and former two-time world champion Jonathan Albon, who came in third.