Syria gains first medal in the 4th tournament of the Islamic Solidarity Games in Baku

2017-05-14 12:41:18


Swimmer Azad al-Barazi won a bronze medal within the tournament of fourth Islamic Solidarity Games, kicked off in the capital of Azerbaijan two days ago.

Swimmer Ayman Kalzia qualified for the finals of the 100-meter butterfly competition ranking fifth. The finals of the game are to be held today.

Gymnastic player Dina al-Sheikh Ali qualified among the first eight players within the competition of the ball of the rhythmic gymnastics, gaining 10.50 marks.

The Syrian mission to the Games consists of 44 members, including 28 athletes, the athletes are to compete in 10 games (swimming, boxing, athletics, gymnastics, wrestling, weightlifting, karate, judo, basketball and special games).