Muscat: The Oman Tennis Association (OTA) organised their Annual Awards Gala at the Oman Olympic Committee on Monday to honour the individual tennis players as well as the national teams who did the Sultanate proud at the regional and international events during year 2015.
During the impressive ceremony, association chief Mutassim Al Zadjali handed over the awards to the players in the presence of OTA board members and staff as well as the Ministry of Sports Affairs offiicials.
The OTA chief later said: “These annual awards presentations are a token of appreciation for our players who did the country proud. This is our way of encouraging the players to do well in the future events.”
“We hope there will be a lot of achievements to celebrate this year as well,” Mutassim added.
The list of awardees:
Silver medalists at Islamic Games in Indonesia: Fatma Al Nabhani, Sarah Al Balushi and Samar Al Bakri.
GCC Women’s Games in Muscat: Team gold winners: Fatma Al Nabhani, Sarah Al Balushi, Samar Al Bakri and Mariam Al Balushi. Women’s singles gold winner: Fatma Al Nabhani, Women’s singles bronze winner: Sarah Al Balushi, Women’s doubles gold winners: Fatma Al Nabhani and Sarah Al Balushi, Women’s doubles bronze winners: Maryam Al Balushi and Samar Al Bakri.
GCC U-14 and U-18 tourney in Kuwait: Bronze winner: Abdullah Al Barwani.
GCC U-16 team event in Qatar: Bronze winners: Abdullah Al Barwani, Younis Al Rawahi, Zakariya Al Suleimani and Ammar Al Khanjari.
GCC U-14 team event in Saudi Arabia: Bronze winners: Muneer Al Rawahi, Eyad Al Khanjari, Ali Al Sarhani and Abdullah Al Raisi.