For the 12th time, the Volleyball Team of Kuwait Sports Club have been crowned champions of the 49th Volleyball Championship Cup, after they defeated the team of Al-Arabi Sports Club in the finals by three clean sets — 25/20, 25/16 and 25/12.
The finals were played at Fajhan Hilal Al-Mutairi Sports Hall. With this achievement, Kuwait Sports Club’s volleyball team have won two titles — the cup’s title and the premier title, which they took last month after their absence which lasted 38 years. In the runners-up matches, Al-Qadsiya team bagged bronze medals after they defeated Kazema team in a match which was described as “marathon match”.
It ended with the win of Al-Qadsiya by three sets against two — 19/25, 25/19, 20/25, 25/14 and 15/12. It is worth mentioning that the cup’s title, which had 48 previous editions, was won 17 times by Qadsiya Club, 12 times by Kazema Club, 12 times by Kuwait Sports Club, seven times by Al-Arabi Sports Club and just once by Jahra Club