Hard Fought Medals
Dec 21,2011 | 23:48
Photo courtesy of the Jordan Olympic Committee
Ramzi Almarafi on Tuesday won a gold medal in the men’s freestyle 74kg wrestling category at the Pan-Arab Games in Doha. Ihab Almatbouli also won a gold medal in the men’s 91kg heavy boxing category. Manar Shath won the women’s karate +68kg category silver medal. Abdallah Shamon won a silver medal in the men’s 49kg light fly boxing category and his teammate Ibrahim Saleh won the men’s light welter -64kg bronze medal. Razan Soboh won the bronze medal in the women’s individual time trial cycling category. The women’s basketball team won a bronze medal on Monday. In other sports, Ahmad Alteimat won the men’s 81kg light heavy boxing bronze medal. Raghed Almohtasib won the women’s -50kg karate bronze medal, while Mahmoud Hamid won the men’s freestyle 84kg wrestling bronze medal. Sara Hayajna won the women’s 200m backstroke swimming bronze medal on Sunday.
Jordan will play for gold when they meet Bahrain in the football competition at the Pan-Arab Games in Doha on Friday. Full story