The Biggest Winner Arab: Couples

The Biggest Winner Arab: Couples is the fourth season of the Arabic version of the reality television series The Biggest Loser. The fourth season premiered on September 26, 2009. This season started with eight couples (16 contestants) from six Arab countries and, unlike all past seasons, instead of the competition between Red and Blue Team the couples have competed against each other.

The Biggest Winner Arab: Couples
Presented byCarolina De Oliveira
Starring
Country of originLebanon
Original languageArabic
Production
Running time90 minutes
Release
Original networkMBC 1
Original releaseSeptember 26, 2009 (2009-09-26)
Chronology
Preceded byThe Biggest Winner 3 (2008)
Related showsThe Biggest Loser (US)

Contestants

Contestant Couples Team Blue vs. Red Status Couples Relationship
Turqi Al-Motiri, Saudi Arabia Green Team Eliminated Week 1 Friends
Izat Kabbi, Saudi Arabia
Mushari Al-Mosbah, Kuwait Sky Blue Team Eliminated Week 2 Friends
Ahmad Al-Fodari, Kuwait
Marilyn Saleh, Jordan Pink Team Eliminated Week 3 Sisters
Mealda Saleh, Jordan
Ittidal Musa, Saudi Arabia Yellow Team Eliminated Week 4 Strangers
Madeline Saleh, Jordan
Huda Bakeesh, Morocco Orange Team Red Team Eliminated Week 5 Huyam's Sister
Abdulaziz Shesha, Saudi Arabia Purple Team Red Team Eliminated Week 6 Elham's Husband
Huyam Bakeesh, Morocco Orange Team Blue Team Eliminated Week 7 Huda's Sister
Amgad Abdullah, Egypt Black Team Blue Team Eliminated Week 8 Karim's Brother
Elham Abualsaud, Saudi Arabia Purple Team Blue Team Eliminated Week 9 Abdulaziz's Wife
Madeline Saleh, Jordan Yellow Team Eliminated Week 10 No Relationship
Orwa Al-Korah, Syria White Team Red Team Eliminated Week 11 Marah's Brother
Finale
Abdulaziz Shesha, Saudi Arabia Purple Team Red Team 2nd Runner Up Elham's Husband
Marah Al-korah, Syria White Team Blue Team Runner Up Orwa's Sister
Karim Abdullah, Egypt Black Team Red Team The Biggest Winner Amgad's Brother
Winners
  250,000 SAR. Winner (among the finalists)
  50,000 SAR. Winner (among the eliminated contestants)
  • Second place has prize 30 SAR.
  • Third place has 20 SAR.

Weigh-ins and eliminations

Contestant Age Height Starting
BMI
Ending
BMI
Starting
Weight
Week Reunion Finale Weight
Lost
Percentage
Lost
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Karim 29 205 41.4 23.4 173.9 168.0 164.4 161.5 158.7 154.7 152.1 148.7 146.4 142.7 142.5 134.7 Weighted
at Finale
98.5 -75.4 -43.36%
Marah 32 171 46.6 27.4 136.4 129.8 128.3 126.8 123.9 121.7 119.9 115.4 114.0 116.0 111.7 107.0 80.2 -56.2 -41.20%
Abdulaziz 28 176 40.3 26.1 124.7 118.8 117.1 118.4 111.3 110.3 109.7 107.2 105.2 105.5 103.9 97.5 80.8 -43.9 -35.20%
Orwa 23 184 44.7 27.7 151.3 145.3 142.2 139.7 136.8 133.9 130.8 126.7 124.0 120.7 117.2 113.9 93.8 Weighed
at
Reunion
-57.5 -38.00%
Madeline 23 154 47.2 29.7 112.0 105.5 103.1 100.9 98.2 92.3 91.4 88.6 86.4 70.5 -41.5 -37.05%
Elham 26 170 44.6 32.9 128.9 122.6 119.9 122.6 116.9 114.4 111.6 108.7 107.7 107.9 95.1 -33.8 -26.22%
Amgad 27 171 42.6 36.6 124.5 120.8 118.3 117.2 115.3 114.4 112.6 109.6 108.9 107.1 -17.4 -13.98%
Huyam 25 166 46.0 30.6 126.7 122.7 120.2 116.6 114.2 112.2 109.3 107.0 84.2 -42.5 -33.54%
Huda 28 168 48.0 32.8 135.5 130.6 128.6 127.2 123.0 122.5 115.3 92.6 -42.9 -31.66%
Ittidal 21 172 42.0 32.8 124.2 120.7 119.3 117.2 114.7 107.1 97.1 -27.1 -21.82%
Mealda 25 164 50.1 33.0 134.7 130.4 129.2 128.6 117.2 88.7 -46.0 -34.15%
Marilyn 20 166 45.3 34.5 124.8 120.8 120.2 117.6 109.1 95.0 -29.8 -23.88%
Ahmad 30 178 49.6 X 157.1 154.2 155.3 X did not attend
Mushari 26 180 52.8 44.5 171.0 164.4 163.7 154.8 144.2 Weighed
at
Reunion
-26.8 -15.67%
Turqi 25 179 40.7 34.9 130.5 131.0 122.0 111.9 -18.6 -14.25%
Izat 24 184 46.0 34.5 155.8 154.2 135.4 116.9 -38.9 -24.97%
Game
  Week's Biggest Winner
  Gain weight
  Results from Eliminated Players Weigh in (Week 7)
 X  did not attend
Winners
  250,000 SAR Winner (among the finalists)
  50,000 SAR Winner (among the eliminated contestants)
BMI
  Normal (18.5 - 24.9 BMI)
  Overweight (25 - 29.9 BMI)
  Obese Class I (30 - 34.9 BMI)
  Obese Class II (35 - 39.9 BMI)
  Obese Class III (greater than 40 BMI)
Notes
All contestant weights are in kilograms
All contestant heights are in centimetres

Weight Loss History

Contestant Week Finale
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Karim -5.9 -3.6 -2.9 -2.8 -4.0 -2.6 -3.4 -2.3 -3.7 -0.2 -7.8 -36.2
Marah -6.6 -1.5 -1.5 -2.9 -2.2 -1.8 -4.5 -1.4 +2.0 -4.3 -4.7 -26.8
Abdulaziz -5.9 -1.7 +1.3 -7.1 -1.0 -0.6 -2.5 -2.0 +0.3 -1.6 -6.4 -16.2
Orwa -6.0 -3.1 -2.5 -2.9 -2.9 -3.1 -4.1 -2.7 -3.3 -3.5 -3.3 -20.1
Madeline -6.5 -2.4 -2.2 -2.7 -5.9 -0.9 -2.8 -2.2 -15.9
Elham -6.3 -2.7 +2.7 -5.7 -2.5 -2.8 -2.9 -1.0 +0.2 -12.8
Amgad -3.7 -2.5 -1.7 -1.9 -0.9 -1.8 -3.0 -0.7 -1.8
Huyam -4.0 -2.5 -3.6 -2.4 -2.0 -2.9 -2.3 -22.8
Huda -4.9 -2.0 -1.4 -4.2 -0.5 -7.2 -22.7
Ittidal -3.5 -1.4 -2.1 -2.5 -7.6 -10.0
Mealda -4.3 -1.2 -0.6 -11.4 -28.5
Marilyn -4.0 -0.6 -2.6 -8.5 -14.1
Ahmad -2.9 +1.1 X X
Mushari -6.6 -0.7 -8.9 -10.6
Turqi +0.5 -9.0 -10.1
Izat -1.6 -18.4 -18.5

Voting History

Name Week
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Eliminated Turqi & Izat Ahmad & Mushari Mealda & Mareline Ittidal & Madeline Huda Abdulaziz Huyam Amgad Elham Madeline Orwa
Karim Turqi & Izat Ahmad & Mushari X X Huda X X Elham Elham X Orwa
Marah Turqi & Izat Ahmad & Mushari Mealda & Mareline X X X Huyam Amgad Elham Madeline X
Abdulaziz Turqi & Izat Ahmad & Mushari Mealda & Mareline X Huda X Amgad X ? Marah
Orwa Turqi & Izat Ahmad & Mushari Mealda & Mareline X Huda Abdulaziz Huyam Amgad Abdulaziz Madeline X
Madeline Turqi & Izat Ahmad & Mushari Amgad & Karim X Elham Elham X
Elham Turqi & Izat Ahmad & Mushari Mealda & Mareline X X X Huyam X X
Amgad Turqi & Izat Ahmad & Mushari X X X X Huyam X
Huyam Mealda & Mareline Ahmad & Mushari Mealda & Mareline Ittidal & Madeline X X X
Huda Mealda & Mareline Ahmad & Mushari Mealda & Mareline Ittidal & Madeline Abdulaziz
Ittidal Turqi & Izat Ahmad & Mushari Amgad & Karim X
Mealda X X X
Mareline
Ahmad Mealda & Mareline X
Mushari
Turqi X
Izat
 X  Below yellow line, unable to vote
  Immunity
 X  Not in elimination, unable to vote
 X  Vote not revealed
 ?  Immunity and Vote not revealed

References