Bangkok, Qatar’s Ahmad Al-Haj, Awab Barou, Abdulaziz Mohammad Salim and Jabor Hilal Al Moamari qualified to the 2018 Youth Olympic Games to be staged in October in Argentina after shining in the Asia Area Qualification Event being held in Bangkok, Thailand.
Al Haj claimed the gold medal of discus throw event and Awab clinched the gold of 110 hurdles event.
Moreover, Abdulaziz took the gold of 200m event while Jabor clocked the qualifying time in 100m event .
Khalifa Abdulmalik, Director of Qatar’s national athletics teams was delighted by the results of the Qatari players in the qualification event and wished them all the success in the youth Olympic games.
Source: Qatar Olympic Committee