The program for the participation of the UAE champions in the Tokyo Olympics... The beginning calls for optimism

  • Emirati runner Mohammed Hassan Al-Nubi. From the source

  • Judo player Romarenko. From the source

  • Good Champion Victor.Emirates Today

  • Archery champion Saif bin Fetais. Emirates Today


The UAE is participating in the Olympic Games for the tenth time, and wants to win a third medal during its participation in the Tokyo Olympics, which starts today, Friday.

The UAE had won two Olympic medals in Athens 2004 and Rio de Janeiro 2016, as the historic gold medal was achieved by Sheikh Ahmed bin Hasher Al Maktoum in shooting, and the bronze medal by Sergio Toma in judo respectively.

The UAE delegation to the Tokyo Olympics represents 17 athletes, five of whom participate in four sports: shooting, swimming, athletics and judo.

The Emirati participation program is a sport that calls for optimism, as in Athens 2004 with Sheikh Ahmed bin Hasher, as the champion Saif bin Fattis begins the competitions with the skeet shooting competition on the 25th and 26th of this month, followed by Victor Skritov in judo with competitions under 73 kg, on the 26th of this month, then On the 27th of this month, the UAE competition flag will be transferred to promising swimmer Youssef Al-Matrooshi in the 100m freestyle competitions.

Ivan Romanenko will participate in the competition over 100 kg in judo on the 30th of this month, before the runner Mohammed Hassan Al-Nubi concludes the Emirati participation in the 100 meters race on the 31st of July.

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