05 : 56 PM - 21/04/2017
Manama, Apr. 21 (BNA): His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa sent a cable of congratulations to President of Bahrain Martial Arts Association (BMAA) Ahmed Abdulaziz Al Khayat on the achievements of Bahrain National Jiu-Jitsu Team players Mohammed Abu Idris and Mohammed Gharib who bagged two gold medals in Abu Dhabi Jiu-Jitsu World Championship, currently held in the UAE under the patronage of Abu Dhabi Crown Prince and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces Shaikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan.
HM the King praised the players’ efforts in making the accomplishment and upholding the kingdom’s name in the international sporting event, wishing them continuous success. He stressed that the two medals represent a new achievement added to the series of accomplishments brought about by Bahraini athletes in various sport disciplines. He also hailed the efforts of Mr. Al Khayat and the association’s Board members in supporting the National Team players, wishing all Bahraini athletes every success.
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