Kuwait’s Al-Kharafi Excels in Qatar’s Show Jumping Contest

Kuwait’s Al-Kharafi Excels in Qatar’s Show Jumping Contest

KUWAIT CITY, Feb 23: Kuwaiti horse rider Hussein Al-Kharafi came in second place at Al Shaqab International Equestrian Championship in the 120cm show jumping competitions in the Qatari capital, Doha, on Friday. Al-Kharafi made it in 52.42 seconds, while Qatar’s Saad Al-Saad was first in 49.79 seconds, and UAE’s Ali Hussein third in 53.65 seconds. …

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KUWAIT CITY, Feb 23: Kuwaiti horse rider Hussein Al-Kharafi came in second place at Al Shaqab International Equestrian Championship in the 120cm show jumping competitions in the Qatari capital, Doha, on Friday. Al-Kharafi made it in 52.42 seconds, while Qatar’s Saad Al-Saad was first in 49.79 seconds, and UAE’s Ali Hussein third in 53.65 seconds. Yesterday, on Thursday, in the first round of the three-star category, at a height of 135cm, jockey Ali Al-Kharafi came in first. The Al-Shaqab International Show Jumping Championship began yesterday for three days. The premier equestrian competition welcomes top-ranking local and international equestrian stars to compete in the Olympic disciplines of Showjumping, Dressage, and Para-Dressage. Created in 2013, CHI Al-Shaqab is one of only five CHI competitions worldwide, and the first and only