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Kuwait top medal table at Turkiye-hosted shooting event

– Kuwait’s shooting team is atop the medal table at an international shooting competition in Turkiye, having bagged five medals so far, including three golds.

Kuwait’s Mansour Al-Rashidi bested the UAE’s Saif bibn Fatis to power his way to a gold medal in the men’s skeet contest, while his compatriot Iman Al-Shamaa was victorious in the women’s competition, head coach Duaij Al-Otaibi told KUNA.

The positive results continue a run of victories attained by the national team, added the official, attributing the success to the overwhelming support the athletes have received at home.

The competition features a slew of shooters from around the world in a tightly-contested affair, making the Kuwaitis’ win all the more significant, he added

Source: Kuwait News Agency

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