Kuwait at the 2008 Summer Paralympics

Kuwait sent a delegation to compete at the 2008 Summer Paralympics in Beijing, People's Republic of China. According to official records,[1] eight athletes competed in athletics, powerlifting and wheelchair fencing.

Kuwait at the
2008 Summer Paralympics
Flag of Kuwait.svg
IPC codeKUW
NPCKuwait Paralympic Committee
in Beijing
Competitors8 in 3 sports
Flag bearers Hamad Aladwani
(opening & closing)
Medals
Ranked -th
Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
0
Total
0
Summer Paralympics appearances (overview)

AthleticsEdit

3 competitors:

Men
Athlete Class Event Heats Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Points Rank
Hamad Aladwani T53 100 m 15.75 5 q N/A 15.36 - 7
200 m 27.74 5 q N/A 27.67 - 6
400 m 52.84 3 q N/A 51.03 - 7
Adel Alrashidi F33-34/52
(F34)
Shot put N/A 8.51 789 16
Javelin throw N/A 22.89 858 9
Women
Athlete Class Event Heats Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Points Rank
Maha Alsheraian F32-34/52-53
(F32)
Shot put N/A 4.67 918 9
F32-34/51-53
(F32)
Discus throw N/A 9.63 868 11

PowerliftingEdit

1 competitor:

Men

Athlete Class Event Result Rank
Mohammad Alkhalifah - -56 kg 130.0 14

Wheelchair FencingEdit

4 competitors:

Men

Athlete Class Event Preliminary Pool Stage 1/8 Finals Quarterfinals Semifinals Final/
Bronze medal match
Bout 1 Bout 2 Bout 3 Bout 4 Bout 5 Bout 6 Rank
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Abdullah Alhaddad Cat. A Foil   Pender (POL)
L 3-5
  Maillard (FRA)
L 1-5
  Mato (HUN)
L 1-5
  Pellegrini (ITA)
L 4-5
  Andreev (RUS)
W 5-2
N/A 5 Q   Pender (POL)
L 6-15
Did not advance
Épée   Pylarinos (GRE)
W 5-3
  Davydenko (UKR)
L 1-5
  Serafini (ITA)
W 5-1
  Maillard (FRA)
L 4-5
  Saengsawang (THA)
W 5-4
  Sanchez (ESP)
W 5-0
3 Q   Saengsawang (THA)
L 9-15
Did not advance
Tariq Alqallaf Cat. A Foil   Saengsawang (THA)
W 5-1
  Zhang (CHN)
L 0-5
  Betti (ITA)
L 0-5
  Horvath (HUN)
W 5-4
  Granell (ESP)
W 5-0
  Andree (GER)
W 5-1
3 Q   Bazhukov (UKR)
W 15-9
  Ye (CHN)
L 6-15
Did not advance
Épée   Horvath (HUN)
W 5-1
  Stanczuk (POL)
W 5-3
  Wong (HKG)
L 3-5
  Tian (CHN)
L 0-5
  Betti (ITA)
L 0-5
N/A 5 Q   Maillard (FRA)
L 7-15
Did not advance
Abdulwahab Alsaedi Cat. B Foil   Fawcett (GBR)
W 5-2
  Francois (FRA)
L 3-5
  Rodgers (USA)
L 4-5
  Datsko (UKR)
L 4-5
  Czop (POL)
L 2-5
N/A 5 Q   Hui (HKG)
L 3-15
Did not advance
Épée   Williams (USA)
L 4-5
  Bogdos (GRE)
L 4-5
  Poleshchuk (RUS)
L 1-5
  Latreche (FRA)
L 2-5
  Komar (UKR)
L 2-5
N/A 6 Did not advance
Ahmad Altabbakh Cat. A Sabre   Pellegrini (ITA)
L 1-5
  Calhoun (USA)
L 4-5
  Makowski (POL)
L 3-5
  Frolov (RUS)
L 4-5
  Sanchez (ESP)
L 2-5
  More (FRA)
L 3-5
7 Did not advance

See alsoEdit

External linksEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Athletes & Teams Archived 2009-03-16 at the Wayback Machine, Official Website of the 2008 Paralympic Games