Impressive outing for Qatar in Phuket
QATAR won two gold, as many silver and eight bronze medals to finish overall 18th at the Fourth Asian Beach Games in Phuket, Thailand, last week.
The hosts won the overall title with 56 gold, 37 silver and 33 bronze medals while China (16,11, 21) and South Korea (nine, 14, 14) came second and third.
Though Qatari athletes bettered their overall medal haul this time, the team’s final placing took a hit. They had finished ninth at Haiyang, China,...