By Abdellatif Sharaa
KUWAIT: The women Open Table Tennis tournament was won by Arabi Club’s player Minwah Al-Shimmari after defeating Fatat Club player Shahad Al-Enezi 3-0. Meanwhile, Hawraa Asad from Fatat Club won third place after defeating Kifaya Al-Uwairdhi 3-2. The Final matches were held at Salwa Al-Sabah Club hall and was attended by Deputy Chairman of Table Tennis Federation Khalid Al-Khudhari, technical director Sabri Jamaan, administrative director Ahmad Al-Qallaf and chairwoman of the women committee Khalida Al-Ali. The officials awarded the winners with their cups and prizes.
There were 42 participants in the refresher tournament from Arabi Salwa Al-Sabah, Fatat and Fatayat Al-Oyoun clubs. Khalid Al-Khudhari lauded the level of many players, as the competition was very strong in the final rounds. He thanked Salwa Al-Sabah Board of Directors and Chairwoman Naeema Al-Ahmad for hosting the tournament. Chairwoman of KTTS women committee Khalida Al-Ali said she is happy with the tournament (the first in 2020-2021 season).