JORDAN HANDBALL WINS SILVER AT WEST ASIAN
Jordan has won silver at the first West Asian Women’s Handball Championships, held in Doha, Qatar.
The national team lost a closely fought final to the host nation 29-22, in front of a big crowd that included many Jordanian expatriates. Iraq picked up bronze after defeating the UAE 21-14.
Jordan had reached the finals after victories over Iraq (25-20) and UAE (34-10).