The Syrian national team for special sports for physical strength is participating in the Fazza International Championship, which qualifies for Paralympic Tokyo 2021, which is currently hosted by the United Arab Emirates.
President of the Special Sports Federation, Hanaei Al-Waz, said in a statement to SANA’s sports representative that the competitions will start tomorrow and our players may prepare for this tournament. Our players have previously excelled in this tournament during the past years, indicating that the morale of the players is very high and their ambition to compete strongly for the first places to collect more qualification cards. To the Paralympic Tokyo, which will be held next month.
The participating mission was headed by Abdel Nasser Karko Al Jassim, in addition to Ahlam Al Homsi, the administrator, the coaches Zare Balian and Fadi Faham, and the players and players Rasha Al Sheikh, Noura Badour, Fatima Al Hassan, Shadi Issa and Alaa Al Yousef.
Our national team player, Noura Bodour, won the gold in the same tournament in 2019, while the two players Fatima Al-Hassan and Rasha Al-Sheikh won the silver and bronze medals, respectively, in the 2015 edition, and the player Shadi Issa won silver in 2017, during which our player Al-Hassan also won the silver medal.