KUWAIT: The 37th Al-Roudhan Ramadan futsal tournament concluded on Monday under the patronage of HH the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al- Sabah, which was held over the month of Ramadan, with the crowning of the Gulf Cables team after it defeated Kuwait International Bank in a shootout.
The match, that saw a large number of officials and fans attending, headed by National Assembly Speaker Marzouq Al- Ghanem and Information Minister and State Minister for Youth Affairs Sheikh Salman Al-Humoud Al-Sabah, ended in a 3-3 draw after regular time.
Ghanem told journalists this prestigious tournament, that has a name dear to Kuwaitis, witnesses success year after year because of its organizers’ keenness to meet the wishes of its fans by attracting world stars in the world of futsal. He added that what distinguishes the tournament is the repute it enjoys and the fans’ interaction with its activities, which is one of the most important factors of its success and continuity, and it has become the most important sports event to be held in Ramadan.
Sheikh Salman said he was honored to represent HH the Amir in the closing ceremony of this major tournament that has special attention from the Amir, and reminded of the efforts made by the organizing committee to ensure the success of this distinguished tournament, which has international status. The tournament was held at Martyr Fahd Al-Ahmad Center in Daiya.