On Tuesday September 5th , 2017, the Qatari diving team left for taking part in the 9th Asian Age Group Championship held in Tashkent, Uzbekistan from 6 to 12 September.
It worth mentioning that the two sportsmen Mohamed Ahmed Shwaiter , and Abdulaziz Khaled Belghith represent the Qatar diving team. Both divers won three medals “gold, silver, and bronze” in the previous championship that was held in Bangkok, Thailand’s capital, 2015. Shwaiter won the gold medal in the springboard diving 1 meter. He and Belghith won the silver medal in synchronized diving, platform 10 meters . Also, they won the the bronze medal in the synchronized diving, springboard 3 meters.
Moreover, The Qatar swimming team left to take part in the same championship represented by five swimmers: Abdulaziz Hasan Al-Obaidly, Abdelrahman Hesham Mohamed, Abdulrahim Abdulali Hussain, and Firas Murad Al saidi.