Hadi Souan Somyali is an athlete who competes internationally for Saudi Arabia.

20th anniversary of first Olympic medal to Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia on Sunday celebrated the 20th anniversary of Hadi Souan winning the country’s inaugural Olympic medal; bringing to a close a week of events to mark Saudi National Day. During the Olympic Games Sydney 2000, Souan secured the silver medal in the 400m hurdles; writing himself into Saudi Arabian sporting history and quickly becoming...

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