Abu Dhabi: Muhammad Mustafa
Yesterday, the activities of the annual closing festival of purebred Arabian camel racing started “The Final of Al Wathba 2022” in the capital on camel fields in Al Wathba in the capital Abu Dhabi under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the State, May God protect him, and the directives of His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi Deputy Commander of the Armed Forces, and the follow-up of His Highness Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs.
Sheikh Sultan bin Hamdan bin Mohammed Al Nahyan, adviser to the president and president of the Emirates Camel Racing Federation, witnessed the legacy competitions on the first day of the festival in the presence of a large gathering of owners, lovers and camel sport enthusiasts.
Issa Nasser Saif Al-Ghafli crowned the first race of the legacy race, leading the “Mizal” mountain, and he won the law, and in the second half Ahmed Hamad Salim Al-Amiri managed to snatch first place with “Caution”. ”Mount while Saeed Rashid Al-Awadi Al-Khateri was on a date with the third half of the law. With the trip «Free».
Ahmed Rashid Saeed Al-Mansoori won the title in the fourth round with the “Laboratory”, and the title in the fifth round went to Matar Muhammad Suhail Al-Hamiri with the “Hamloul” tour, and Obaid Salem Amir Al-Rashidi achieved the title as the sixth round led of “Halafa”, and the seventh round was for Rashid Salem in Al-Dabai’ah. With the trip “Saffron”.
In the eighth round, Sultan Salem Al Shamsi managed to achieve the first place led by “Qanaan”, while Abdullah Ahmed Al Falasi crowned the ninth round with the “Dubai” run, and the races in the legacy race ended with the tenth race, which was crowned by Salem Ali Al Shaibani Al Ketbi with the “Shaheen” bracket.
The winners of the inheritance races received cash prizes of 100,000 dirhams for the first place holder, and the winners of the rest of the places from second to tenth received valuable cash prizes.
On Tuesday, the festival’s main rounds start with competitions for the factual age, which the organizing committee has set aside 70 rounds for over two days.
For his part, Saeed Ghassab Al Ameri, one of the camel owners in the country, said the Al Wathba festival is a high-level legacy including quality races and high prizes, the wise management is eager to strengthen its position with its unlimited support.
He added: The follow-up to His Highness Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs, at the festival and its run represents an additional incentive for all to provide the best.
Abu Dhabi: Muhammad Mustafa