2004 News Story

Saudi Arabia wins 11 gold in MENA Special Olympics

The Saudi national handicapped soccer team has won a gold medal after beating the Iranian team 5 - 2, bringing to eleven the number of gold medals won by Saudi athletes in the Fourth Special Olympics for the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) Region which concluded in Tunisia today. Overall, the Saudi mission collected 22 medals, in track and field, table tennis, and swimming, as well as soccer.