Syria Wrestlers win four gold medals in Arab Wrestling Championship

Homs, (ST)- Al Wathba players won four gold medals  and one silver medal at the Arab Wrestling Championship recently held in Iraq as a result of intensive preparations and ongoing training.

The three gold medals were obtained by Ali Nshiwati  (92 kg)  for junior and youth categories in Roman and free wrestling and Mohammed Al-Obeid for the junior category in the Roman wrestling in (65 kg), while the silver medal was gained by Bahaa Nakdali   (55 kg) for the youth category.

 Head of the technical wrestling committee in Homs, Mahmoud Al-Tallawi said that Al Wathba players have achieved outstanding achievements both locally and abroad. This championship is not their first foreign participation except for Mohammed Al-Obeid who managed in his first participation to win a gold medal, which indicates a promising future for him.

Amal Farhat