AL WIR CLINCHES ARAB GOLD
Amro Al Wir has clinched Jordanian gold in the 200m breaststroke at the Arab Swimming Age Group Championships taking place in Cairo, Egypt.
The youngster finished first in the 16-18 years category in a time of 2:19.61 minutes, a new Arab record, to complete a successful event for Team Jordan.
The Kingdom’s overall medal tally reached 10 when the relay team of Wasef Hattab, Zeiad Sal'ous, Aliya Shamyah and Amro Ammari won bronze in the 4x100 medley.
Jordan’s haul included one gold, four silver and five bronze medals.