RIYADH: Princess Delayel bint Nahar Al-Saud, the deputy director of the Saudi Games, on Monday crowned the winners in the para table tennis competition at Prince Faisal bin Fahd Olympic Complex Paralympic Hall.
Al-Riyadhâs Ghaliah Al-Anzi secured the gold medal, Renad Al-Rehaili from Al-Sharqiya claimed silver, and bronze was presented to Al-Riyadhâs Maryam Al-Myrisl.
The princess also handed out awards to the winners in the womenâs fencing contest, held at the Riyadh Club. In the epee category, Al-Shababâs youth player Fawzya Al-Khibiri retained her Saudi Games gold medal title. Al-Nahdaâs Nada Abed took silver, and Layan Ahmedo and Dana Al-Qassem from Al-Shabab both received bronze.
Jana and Mariam shine in karate:
Adwa Al-Araifi, assistant minister of sports affairs, presented awards to the winners in the womenâs open-weight karate competitions, staged at King Saud University.
Maryam Al-Salah of Al-Hilal won the gold medal, while Samar Mokhtar from Al-Farouk took home the silver. Al-Nassrâs Noura Al-Rashed secured bronze.
In the womenâs open-weight youth category, Hajerâs Jana Al-Omarin took the gold, Al-Hilalâs Jwan Feteiha silver, and Al-Ittihadâs Rana Faiad bronze.
Hajer takes the youth karate gold:
Hajerâs Abdullah Al-Garni secured the gold medal in karateâs under-55 kg menâs youth category, which took place at King Saud University. Khaled Al-Otaibi from Al-Ahli Club received silver, and Al-Saffaâs Ali Al-Aryani the bronze.
Mahdi Al-Munjem from Okh won gold in the under-61 kg category, silver went to Hajerâs Omar Shaman, and bronze to Bassam Shafei from Al-Hilal Club.
Hajerâs Abdulaziz Al-Saif scooped the gold medal in the under-68 kg category, while Al-Safaâs Haitam Oufkir took silver, and Al-Ahliâs Fahad Al-Otaibi bronze.
Al-Safaâs Abdullah Al-Qahtani won gold in the under-76 kg class, Hajerâs Enad Al-Mubarak silver, and Hamza Rami from Al-Nahdah Club claimed bronze.
In the over-76 kg competition, Abdulaziz Mansour from Al-Shabab Club was the gold-medal winner, with Hajerâs Fazaa Al-Saiar taking silver, and bronze going to Al-Fatehâs Yousef Al-Abdulazeem Safa.
Al-Hilal dominates karate with three gold medals:
Al-Hilalâs Saud Al-Basher secured the gold medal in the under-60 kg category in the karate competitions, also held at King Saud University. His teammate, Turki Al-Nami, won silver, and Saud Al-Dossari from Al-Nassr Club claimed the bronze.
Omar Al-Azmi from Al-Nassr won gold in the under-67 kg category, followed by Al-Ittihadâs Fahd Al-Khathami with silver, and Al-Ahliâs Anas Basha taking the bronze medal.
In the under-75 kg category, Ali Burnawi from Al-Ittihad secured the gold medal, Ali Mugari from Al-Safa Club the silver, Al-Hilalâs Majed Al-Khalifah the bronze.
Firj Al-Nashiri from Al-Hilal Club won gold in the under-84 kg class, with his teammate Mohammed Al-Maliki clinching silver. Al-Nassrâs Anas Al-Zahrani received the bronze.
Al-Hilalâs Sanad Sufyani secured gold in the over-84 kg category, and Ibrahim Al-Marzooq of the same club, took silver. Al-Safaâs Zayed Al-Bishi was the winner of the bronze medal.
Karate gold for Hajer youth:
Secretary-general and CEO of the Saudi Olympic and Paralympic Committee, Abdulaziz Baeshen, awarded the medals for the karate winners.
Abdullah Al-Garni took home the gold in the youth under-55 kg category at King Saud University. The silver medal was won by Hajerâs Khaled Al-Otaibi, while Ali Al-Aryani from Al-Saffa secured the bronze.
In the menâs over-76 kg category, Abdulaziz Mansour from Al-Shabab Club won gold, followed by Fazaa Al-Saiari taking silver, and Yousef Al-Abdulazeem securing bronze.
Handball victories for Al-Qarah, Al-Khaleej, and Al-Safa:
In the menâs handball competitions, Al-Qarah defeated Al-Jeel 30-24 in the first group match held at King Saud Universityâs Sports Arena. Al-Khaleej overcame Al-Muheet 39-21, and Al-Safa defeated Al-Njoom with a score of 65-19 in the second group.
Al-Rawdah will face Al-Noor in the third group, while Al-Adalah will play against Al-Hada. Al-Wehda will compete against Al-Hazem in the fourth group.
Three matches in youth handball:
Al-Wehda defeated Al-Hazem 25-15 in the first group match at King Saud Universityâs Sports Arena, and Al-Noor secured a 32-18 victory over Al-Hada in the same group. Al-Khaleej will play Al-Ibtisam in the third group, and the second group will see Al-Ahli versus Mudhar and Al-Hilal take on Al-Qarah.
Womenâs basketball semi-finals begin:
Jeddah United womenâs basketball team began their campaign to defend their title with a victory over Al-Qadisiyah, winning 60-20 in the first match of the quarterfinals.
The Al-Ittihad team defeated Al-Nassr 48-36, while Al-Hilal overcame Al-Ahli 49-42. Jeddah United will next face Al-Ittihad, and Al-Hilal will play against Al-Asima.
Menâs basketball semi-finals begin:
The menâs basketball semi-finals take place at Prince Faisal bin Fahd Olympic Complex Sports Arena. Al-Ahli and Al-Hilal will open the matches, followed by Al-Nassr against Ohod.
Al-Nassr dominates youth fencing gold:
Al-Nassrâs athletes claimed the podium in the youth foil events. Gold was awarded to Saud Al-Rasheed, while Abdulaziz Al-Mugairen took silver, and Fares Al-Omair and Abdulaziz Hatem Al-Tuwaijri received the bronze.
In the menâs youth sabre category, gold was awarded to Al-Adalahâs Jehad Al-Obaid. Silver was presented to Al-Omranâs Ali Saeed Al-Hashem, and Al-Adalahâs Ahmed Al-Omran and Al-Wataniâs Abdulsalam Turk Al-Anazi secured bronze.
In the youth menâs epee fencing category, Hassan Abed from Al-Nahda Club won gold, Al-Hilalâs Ahmed Hzazi took silver, and Youssef Al-Banai from Al-Hilal and Saleh Sultan Al-Sudais from Al-Nassr claimed bronze.
In the youth womenâs sabre division, Al-Shababâs Talene Al-Kudmani clinched the gold while her teammate, Zilal Ahmado, bagged silver. Luluh Al-Buqmi from Okaz and Al-Ettifaqâs Aleen Khalid Al-Amoudi took home the bronze.
Hattan wins gold in Thai boxing:
Hattan Al-Saif secured the gold medal in the womenâs Thai boxing 57 kg category at King Saud University. Abdulrahman Al-Olayeq, the former secretary-general of the ÍćĹź˝ă˝ăn Olympic Committee, and Rian Al-Ahmad, a ÍćĹź˝ă˝ăn Thai Boxing Federation board member presented the awards.
Ghadah Al-Shehri won the silver medal, while Dana Al-Ghussein and Reema Al-Ferdews received bronze.
Champions crowned in menâs Thai boxing:
Ahmad Rosli won the gold medal in the 57 kg menâs Thai boxing category, staged at King Saud University. Khalid Al-Dawalibi took the silver, and Alaraa Al-Amoudi and Abdullah Mohammed received the bronze.
Othmane Essaadaoui clinched the gold medal in the 63.5 kg category, with Abdullah Al-Qahtani taking silver, and Mujtaba Al-Zaki and Mehtab Khan bronze.
In the 75 kg class, Soufiane Marzaq was the gold-medal winner, while silver was presented to Abdulrahman Bajbaa. Ali Najee and Amer Al-Anzi both came away with the bronze.
Al-Riyadh wins gold in menâs futsal:
Al-Riyadh team claimed the gold medal in menâs futsal after defeating Al-Nassr 4-3. Al-Ittihad secured bronze after winning 8-5 against Al-Qadisiyah.
Dr. Khalid Bin Muqrin, board member of the ÍćĹź˝ă˝ăn Football Federation, and former Saudi football star Majid Abdullah handed out awards to the winners.