Female Volleyball Championship [Archives:1997/46/Sports]

November 17 1997

The Women’s Volleyball Championship was opened last Wednesday as part of the various cultural and sports activities organized by the Yemen Olympic Center in Sana’a. The Women’s Olympic Center team defeated the Modern School women’s team 15-10. The winning team was honored by the Yemen Olympic Committee. The technical manager for the Olympic Committee Mr. Abdullah Al-Amari said in a statement, “Organizing such championships will help extend women’s participation in the various sports games.” The Yemen Olympic committee supports the continuation of sports activities in sports centers and schools in Sana’a and in other governorates by providing sports equipment, facilities and funds.