A Syrian swimmer gains a bronze medal


Baku - Swimmer Azad al-Barazi won a bronze medal within the tournament of fourth Islamic Solidarity Games, kicked off in the capital of Azerbaijan two days ago.

Kalzia qualified for the finals of the 100-meter butterfly competition ranking fifth.

Gymnastic player Dina al-Sheikh Ali qualified among the first eight players within the competition of the ball of the rhythmic gymnastics, gaining 10.50 marks.


The Syrian mission to the Games consists of 44 members, including 28 athletes, the athletes are to compete in 10 games (swimming, boxing, athletics, gymnastics, wrestling, weightlifting, karate, judo, basketball and special games).