DAMMAM, October 23, 2015 – The Qatari table tennis team clinched the bronze medal at the prestigious 2nd edition of the GCC Games, after defeating UAE 3-0 in Dammam city, KSA on Thursday.
Hosts KSA claimed the gold medal of table tennis event, ahead of Bahrain team who managed in the second place.
Qatar’s basketball team recorded a comfortable 61-49 victory over Bahrain and will lock horns against hosts KSA on Friday.
On the same track of victory, Qatar handball team defeated UAE 27-23 to stay in the fourth place.
Qatar Olympic football team will lock horns against Bahraini counterpart on Friday. Also Qatar show jumping and athletics teams will begin their campaign on Friday.
The prestigious Games are bringing together five GCC nations after the withdrawal of Kuwait to include Qatar, hosts KSA, Bahrain, Oman and UAE.