Karate Championship in Hodeida [Archives:1998/29/Sports]

July 20 1998

Sponsored by President Ali Abdullah Saleh and in the presence of the Hodeida governor and Mr. Ali Hamood Obad the Deputy Minister of Youth and Sports, the final ceremony of the first karate teams championship was held last Thursday at the closed sports hall in Hodeida. This championship was organized by the Yemeni Karate Federation and financed by the Al-Hana Company. Eight teams from various governorates participated in the championship: Sana’a, Aden, Taiz, Al-Mahweet, Dhmar, Mareb, and Hodeida.
At the end of the ceremony the Hodeida governor awarded the winners of the first position with the championship’s cup.