Olympic champion Alaa Abu Al-Qasim, the player of Sharjah Club, won the gold medals “Eppe and Floryh” in the President’s Cup for Fencing for the General Category 2021 season, which kicked off yesterday evening at the Bani Yas club hall. While Khalifa Al Abri, player of Bani Yas Club, won the “Saber” competition title. The competitions opened at 8:30 p.m. yesterday, amidst meticulous precautionary measures that the Bani Yas Club administration was keen to implement, and the beginning was with the activities of the “Al-Ibeeh and Saber” weapons competitions, where his Hebrew successor grabbed the title of the “Saber Weapon Competition” from Muhannad Ghazi, the player of Sharjah Club, the holder of the championship title in The last version, after an exciting match that resulted in (15/14), while Ali Al Hammadi of Baniyas and Hamad Al Mazmi of Sharjah came in third place.
In the two competitions of the two weapons, “Al-Ibeeh and Al-Florya”, Olympic champion Alaa Abu Al-Qasim, player of Sharjah Club, succeeded in clinching their titles, after presenting strong technical performances to win in the final match against Bani Yas Club player, Khalifa Al Zarouni, with a score of (6/15) in the category of “Al-Ibeeh”. From Abdullah Al Hammadi, a player from Bani Yas, and Ibrahim Abdul Rahim, a player from the MKFA Academy in Dubai, in third place. In the “Fluorite” fencing competition, Abu Al-Qassem did not find it difficult to win the title after winning the qualifying matches and the following rounds until he reached the final match that was decided in his favor at the expense of Hamad Al-Jallaf, the Bani Yas player, with a big score (15/4). Fujairah and Mohammed Abdul Nazer, the Baniyas player, is in third place.
The competitions were attended by Major General Dr. Ahmed Nasser Al Raisi, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Bani Yas Club, Dr. Hoda Al Matroushi, Secretary General of the Emirates Fencing Federation, Mohammed Ghanem Al Mansouri, Board Member, Suhail Saeed Al Ameri, Chairman of Bani Yas Sports Company, Muhammad Salmin, representative of the Public Authority for Sports, and Abdul Rahman Al Meligy Member of the Individual Games Department at Sharjah Club, Hamda Al Qubaisi and Awad Al Mansoori, members of the Games Company at Bani Yas Club.
54 players participated in the first day competition, representing Bani Yas clubs, the host of the tournament, Sharjah, Fujairah, MKFA Academy in Dubai and Al Ain Center for Fencing. The tournament was sponsored by Tima International and Absolute Sports Equipment.
Follow our latest local and sports news, and the latest political and economic developments via Google news