Team Qatar win goalball gold in West Asian Para Games

Amman, The Qatari goalball team claimed the gold medal of the 2019 West Asian Para Games after beating Iraq 9-7 in the final match held on Saturday.

The 2019 edition of the games which was concluded in Amman, Jordan yesterday, brought together 7000 athletes from 12 nations including; Qatar, Kuwait, Lebanon, Saudi Arabia, Syria, Iraq, Oman, Palestine, Yemen, UAE, Bahrain and hosts Jordan.

Qatar’s Squad: Mohammed Hamam, Hassam Al Kohaji, Abbad Al Shemali, Abdullah Bo Falasa, Abdulhadi Al Mari and Mohammed Al Kahalout.

Qatar’s Chef de Mission Khalid Al Sheabi congratulated the players on their achievement and stressed that Qatar’s Sarah Masoud also claimed the gold medal of Women’s Shot Putting event.

Source: Qatar Olympic Committee