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BFA president congratulates King, Premier, Crown Prince

Manama, Sept. 3 (BNA): Bahrain Football Association (BFA) president Shaikh Ali bin Khalifa bin Ahmed Al Khalifa congratulated His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, His Royal Highness Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa the Prime Minister and His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander and First Deputy Prime Minister, on Bahrain winning 26 medals in the Asia Olympic Games 2018 in Jakarta and Palembang, Indonesia.


Shaikh Ali also congratulated the representative of HM the King for Charity Works and Youth Affairs, Chairman of the Supreme Council of Youth and Sports and President of Bahrain Olympic Committee, His Highness Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa and His Highness Shaikh Khalid bin Hamad Al Khalifa the First Deputy Chairman of the Supreme Council of Youth and Sports and President of Bahrain Athletics Association.


Bahrain won 12 gold, 7 silver and 7 bronze medals and was ranked first among Arab countries and came eleventh in the overall ranking.


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BNA 0808 GMT 2018/09/03