Prince Faisal attends opening ceremony of Saudi Games

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AMMAN —  HRH Prince Faisal Bin Al-Hussein, member of the International Olympic Committee’s Executive Office and president of the Jordan Olympic Committee, attended, on Friday, the opening ceremony of the Saudi Games, held at King Fahd International Stadium in Riyadh.اضافة اعلان

During his visit to Riyadh, Prince Faisal met with several sports personalities.

Prince Faisal expressed his pride in attending the opening ceremony of the first edition of the Saudi Games, praising the efforts of Prince Abdulaziz bin Turki Al-Faisal, Saudi’s minister of sports and president of the Saudi Olympic and Paralympic Committee.

“Saudi sports have witnessed a remarkable development in recent years, and this event is a continuation of Saudi’s successes in the sports field. It is an opportunity for all Saudi athletes to show their abilities in a competitive atmosphere comparable to major sports tournaments,” said Prince Faisal.

The Saudi Games are the largest national sporting event in the history of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. They will be held between October 27 and November 7 in Riyadh, with the participation of more than 6,000 athletes competing in 45 individual and team sports, including five games dedicated to Paralympic sports.

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