(MENAFN - Arab Times)
Kuwaiti junior handball team in training.
Tourney to start next Jan 19
KUWAIT CITY, July 11, (KUNA):
Kuwait is set to host the Asian Men's Handball Championship, which will be the
starting point for hosting similar events after lifting the ban on the
country's sports by the International Olympic Committee.
In remarks to KUNA on Thursday,
Kuwait Handball Association's Trustee Qayed Al-Adwani said that training has
started for the team; taking part in the Arab juniors' tournament in Tunisia
next October as part of the overall preparation.
However, the national team will
go on a training camp outside Kuwait in September to prepare for upcoming
events, including a tournament held in Qatar in October to qualify for the 2020
Tokyo Olympic Games.
Moreover, Kuwait's handball youth
team will prepare for the Asia and the world youth tournaments in 2021,