Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques Grants Saudi Olympic National Team Players the King Abdulaziz Medal of the First and Second Classes
Riyadh, The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud has granted Saudi Olympic National Team players the King Abdulaziz Medal of the First and Second Classes, after winning medals at the Third Olympic Youth Games in Argentina.
This came during the King's reception of Prince Abdulaziz bin Turki Al-Faisal bin Abdulaziz, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the General Sport Authority and Chairman of the Saudi Arabian Olympic Committee; Prince Fahad bin Jalawi bin Abdulaziz bin Musaid, head of the delegation; players and members of technical and administrative staff.
The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques congratulated the delegation on this Olympic achievement and wished them success in all international sports competitions.
King Salman granted the King Abdulaziz Medal of First Class to the Olympic gold medalist, karate player Mohammed bin Ayedh Al-Asiri, and the King Abdulaziz Medal of the Second Class to bronze medals winners athletics player Mohammed bin Dhaim Al-Ma'awi, and weightlifting player Ali bin Yusuf Al-Othman.
The audience was attended by the Assistant Special Secretary to the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, Tamim bin Abdulaziz Al-Salem.
Source: Saudi Press Agency