Saudi fencer Hasnaa Hammad won the first Saudi medal today in thesecond day of the sixth GCC Women's Championship in Kuwait.
Hasnaa won the gold medal by beating Emirati Shahed Khurram 15 points to 6.
Princess Nouf bint Khalid, head of the Saudi delegation, said whatHammad has achieved is evidence that Saudi sportswomen are capable of achievingvictory and winning medals.
On the other hand, the Saudi bowling team started competing, withHadeel Termin topping the rankings of Saudi players in singles competition, andearning ninth position among 20 players from five countries.
Her teammates Mashael Alabdel Wahed ranked 13th., GhadaNimr 17th., and Amani Al-Ghamdi 18th.