UAE Competitors Return from Tokyo with 12 Medals
Three UAE jiu-jitsu competitors were among the gold medallists at the first leg of the inaugural Abu Dhabi Jiu-Jitsu Grand Slam in Tokyo.
Naser Omar Barshid and Khalfan Belhoul led the way for the 14-member Emirati contingent, which returned with three gold, four silver and five bronze medals from the two-day competition at the Sumida City Gymnasium in Tokyo.
Barshid won the white belt 77-kilogramme category and Belhoul the purple 85kg category. Mohammed Al Qubaisi claimed the other gold in the Masters brown belt 77kg. Details