KUWAIT BOXING ASSOCIATION CHIEF ORDERS TEAM TO RETURN HOME FROM UAE

KUWAIT, Feb 14– Board Chairman of Kuwait Boxing and Weightlifting Association Sheikh Fahad Jaber Al-Ali Al-Sabah instructed on Friday the Kuwaiti team participating in the first Boxing Youth championship held in UAE to return home “immediately.”

The Boxing Association will conduct an investigation into the reason behind eliminating the Kuwaiti team from the tournament in Fujairah, UAE, including the events that followed the elimination.

The association will take all necessary measures to ensure maintaining exceptional relations between Kuwait association and those in UAE and the Gulf, Sheikh Fahad Al-Jaber said in a statement.

Sheikh Fahad added that he and the association do not allow any mistake regardless of its source to effect the exceptional relations between Kuwait and their brothers in UAE in this event and all sport events in the gulf.

SOURCE: KUNA