Friday 19 August 2022 – 04:24
The Moroccan kickboxing team won 8 medals, including 3 gold; This occurred at the end of the competitions of this sport, which took place this Thursday, as part of the activities of the fifth edition of the Islamic Solidarity Games in Konya, Turkey.
Rima Rihan won the gold medal in Fulcontact (60 kilograms) by defeating Turkey’s Bosra Demiriak in the final match; For her part, Salma Ajbour, the precious metal, weighed -56 kilograms, beating the Turkish Ayse Karaca.
Maryam Al-Mubarak (-52 kg) won the gold medal in Low Cake, over Kuwaiti Siham Al-Khorayfi; Meanwhile, Omaima Harcha won the silver medal in the women’s final under 60 kg, against Turkey’s Cobra Kukakos.
Asma Al-Ruqabi won the silver medal in the 52-kilogram (Full Contact) category, where she lost in the final to Turkey’s Iman Arslan.
Among the men, Osama Hesho Khalfawi won the silver medal in the -63.5 kilogram weight, after losing to Uzbek Farid Agamuglanov.
Youssef Al-Suwaik (-75 kg) won the bronze medal, after losing in the semifinals against Azerbaijani Ramal Aslanov; Ibrahim Bodik settled for the same medal at the weight of -91 kilograms, after being defeated by Turkey’s Metin York.
After the last day of kickboxing competitions, Morocco won a total of 16 medals; Including three gold.