KUWAIT: The Sheikh Jaber Al-Abdallah Al-Jaber Al-Sabah Annual Shooting tournament will kick off tomorrow at Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Olympic Shooting Complex for three days in the Olympic 10 Air pistol and rifle, 50 m pistol and rifle and archery for both men and women.
Secretary General of Arab and Kuwait Shooting Federations Obaid Al-Osaimi said the club is keen on organizing the tournament as it carries the name of someone who has many contributions in various fields to his country at the political, economic and social levels, as well as support of Kuwaiti athletes.
Al-Osaimi said the Sheikh Jaber Al-Abdallah Al-Sabah Cup annual tournament has a special status for the Kuwait Shooting Community, as all remember the contribution of Sheikh Jaber Al-Abdallah Al-Jaber Al-Sabah to the Shooting Club since its start, and backed this noble sport until it was able to make all achievements for our dear country Kuwait. He said Kuwait Shooting Sport Club is keen on organizing the tournament annually in recognition of Sheikh Jaber Al-Abdallah contributions.
Al-Osaimi, thanked Sheikh Jaber Al-Abdallah Al-Jaber Al-Sabah for supporting Kuwait Shooting and lauded the role of the organizing committee.
By Abdellatif Sharaa