Riyadh, September 17, 2017, SPA — Saudi national teams have arrived in the Chinese cities of Shanghai and Huzhou for training camps before departing to Hangzhou to participate in the 19th Asian Games, which will be held from September 23 to October 8 with the participation of 12,000 athletes from 45 Asian countries.
The football, tennis, fencing, taekwondo, basketball, table tennis and rowing teams were first to arrive and then joined over the following days by other national teams participating in the Asian Games.
The teams conducted morning and evening training in the halls and stadiums that the Saudi Olympic and Paralympic Committee had prepared.
The Kingdom will begin participating in the tournament tomorrow in the football match with the Iranian national team as part of Group B qualifiers, which also combines Vietnam and Mongolia.
21:11 Local Time 18:11 GMT