Athlete / Ambassador of the Kingdom to the United States attending the opening ceremony of the Special Olympics World Cup
Corresponding to Wed 5/1/1444 AH 08/03/2022 AD SPA
Washington 05 Muharram 1444 AH August 03, 2022 AD
Her Royal Highness Princess Rima Bint Bandar Bin Sultan Bin Abdulaziz, Ambassador of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, USA and Member of the International Olympic Committee, participated in the opening of the Special Olympics World Cup – Detroit 2022. In Detroit, Michigan, USA, the Saudi national football team is participating, for the first time among the 22 teams, excluding three Arab countries: the United Arab Emirates, the Arab Republic of Egypt and the Kingdom of Morocco.
Addressing the Saudi Arabian team, the ambassador praised their excellent performance during the tournament, which resulted in the Saudi team winning their first match against Singapore, expressed his pride in this victory and wished the Saudi team well. During the competition.
The Saudi team was placed in Group B with Paraguay, Romania and Singapore in the Special Olympics World Cup draw.
Lina Al Main, a member of the Board of Directors of the Saudi Federation for Special Olympics, and Rana Taiba, Advisor to the President of the Federation, supported the Saudi national team and participated in the competition. .
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