YEMEN Press Agency

Youth Minister inaugurates Challenge Championship for Table Tennis

SANAA, Aug. 29 (YPA) – Minister of Youth and Sports Hassan Zaid along with Head of the General Table Tennis Federation Dr. Essam Al-Senaini on Thursday opened the Challenge Championship for Table Tennis in Al-Ahli Club Hall in the capital Sanaa.

The four-day tournament is organized by the game federation, with the participation of teams from the capital Sanaa, Hajjah, Saada, Bayda, Dhamar, Amran, Ibb, Taiz, Hodeidah and Mahweet provinces.

In the inauguration, the Minister considered the continuation of sports activities as a message to the aggression reflecting the steadfastness and steadiness of youth and athletes, whatever the challenges.

He stressed the importance of the championship in discovering and qualifying of talents to contribute to supporting the national teams to compete in the external tournaments.