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His Highness the Amir congratulates fencer Al-Qallaf

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 18, (KUNA): His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah on Monday sent a cable of congratulations to the Kuwaiti fencer Tariq Al-Qallaf on the occasion of being honored by the Arab Youth Council for Integrated Development. His Highness the Amir expressed sincere compliments to Al-Qallaf, …

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Kuwait fencing team honoured for their distinguished achievement

Deputy Director General of Sports Affairs at Public Authority for Sports Dr Hamoud Fuleiteh hailed the Kuwaiti fencing team for its distinguished achievement in winning top place in the Arab Fencing Championship for Junior and Cadet, which recently concluded at Amman, Jordan. In a press statement he issued after receiving …

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Burgan Bank welcomes home world champ in wheelchair fencing, Al-Qallaf

Burgan Bank was among the fi rst to give Kuwait’s World Champion in Wheelchair Fencing Titleholder, Tariq Al Qallaf, a hero’s welcome at Kuwait National Airport. The champion was returning from the World Fencing Championship for the disabled “US Épée Championship 2017” which was held in the state of Pennsylvania, …

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Balsam International celebrates National Day with fencing competition

KUWAIT CITY, March 20: In a way of celebrating Kuwait’s 25th of February 2017 National Day, Balsam International (BI) organised a special wonderful event for Children and Youth, Fencing Competition — Sports Stars and social developer under the banner of Champion Among Us. Every year, in association with Sport Committee …

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Kuwait’s National Fencing Team praised

Acting Director General of Public Authority for Sports Dr. Hamoud Al-Fuleiteh praised the achievements of Kuwait’s National Fencing Team in the 5th GCC Fencing Championship which was held last month (February) in the Kingdom of Bahrain. Kuwait’s National Fencing Team managed to bag 12 gold, nine silver and eight bronze …

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Kuwait continue to dominate fencing championship

MANAMA, Feb 9, (KUNA): The Kuwaiti fencing team won eight medals on the penultimate day of the GCC fifth tournament hosted by Bahrain. Meshaal Al-Shemali, the head of the Kuwaiti delegation, told KUNA that the national team won two gold medals, three silver ones and four bronze in the tournament …

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Kuwaiti Al-Qallaf bags two gold, bronze at US fencing event

WASHINGTON, Jan 11, (KUNA): Tareq Al-Qallaf clinched his second gold medal in the wheelchair sabre event of the North American Cup for fencing on Sunday along with a bronze he earlier took home. The Kuwaiti wheelchair fencer previously won the epee event and bagged a bronze in the foil competition …

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Kuwait para-athlete wins fencing tourney

WASHINGTON, Jan 9, (KUNA): Kuwait athlete Tareq Al-Qallaf won the gold medal of the men’s wheelchair Epee division at the North American Cup (NAC) for fencing. Speaking to KUNA, the Kuwaiti athlete said that he dedicated his win to the Kuwaiti leadership and people. He added that the tournament, held …

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Al-Qallaf wins 3rd gold at US fencing tourney

WASHINGTON, Oct 12, (KUNA): Kuwaiti fencer Tariq Al-Qallaf won the gold medal of the saber competition, his third gold at the international wheelchair fencing championship. He defeated Lew Curtis, of the United State, 15-10 at the final game of the three-day event came to a close in Virginia, US, on …

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