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Rashdan and Bogarin win first place in “Seef Properties’ Padel Tournament”

July 6, 2022
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Khalifa Rashdan and Luciano Bogarin won first place in the “Seef Properties’ first Padel Ranking Tournament”. They were crowned at the end of the tournament in the presence of His Highness Sheikh Salman bin Mohammed Al Khalifa, Vice President of the General Sports Authority, His Highness Sheikh Isa bin Ali Al Khalifa, Vice President of the Bahrain Olympic Committee, and His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Ali Al Khalifa, Vice President of the Bahrain Football Association.

Two brothers, Omar and Yusuf Qaed, who placed second in the competition, were defeated by Khalifa Rashdan and Luciano Bogarin, who took first place, to the delight and support of a significant crowd who watched the game live in the stadium or online via Instagram.

The championship also crowned Mariam Al Ammadi and Esra Nuruddin, in first place in the women’s category, and Noora Khaled and Maryam Al Qallaf in second place. Meanwhile, Mohamed Ahmed won the award for the best player in the tournament, based on his overall performance in the tournament.

By announcing this victory, “Seef Properties’ first Padel Ranking Tournament” was concluded, after more than 400 competitors participated in more than 250 matches in a “knockout” system, on the floor of eight stadiums in the “Let’s Paddle” at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel.

During the concluding ceremony of the tournament, the sponsors were honoured, namely Seef Properties’ represented by Mr Ahmed Yousef, CEO as a platinum sponsor for the tournament title, Gulf Insurance Group – Bahrain represented by Dr Abdullah Sultan, CEO as a platinum sponsor for the Bahraini National Team for Padel, and Diyar Al Muharraq Company represented by Mr Ahmed Al Emadi, CEO of the company as a gold sponsor, Kanoo Travels represented by its CEO, Mr Zaim Gama, as a silver sponsor, and Al Baraka Gallery, represented by Mr Abdullah Al Kooheji. Also, the “Tarteeb” for Events and Marketing was honoured as a strategic partner represented by Mr Khaled Al-Awadi, Head of the Events Department, and “Let’s Paddle” as a strategic sponsor of the Bahrain National Team for Badel.

“We are proud of this tournament which befits the reputation of the Kingdom of Bahrain in the field of sports and has been well received by Padel fans all over the Kingdom. We are thrilled to have surpassed all expectations with regard to participation and attention for this tournament, so fulfilling the ambitions of our sports leadership, according to the President of the Bahraini Padel Federation, Mr. Fahd Kanoo.

On his part, Mr Ahmed Yousef, CEO of Seef Properties said: “This remarkable success is a source of pride for us in Seef Properties, as we supported this tournament in its first edition, based on our firm social responsibility towards various sectors and fields. Where the Padel sport is considered one of the sports that has become widely spread among the youth circles in the Kingdom and enjoys great support from His Majesty the King’s Representative for Humanitarian Work and Youth Affairs, National Security Advisor, His Highness Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa, and His Highness Shaikh Khalid bin Hamad Al Khalifa, First Deputy Chairman of the Supreme Council for Youth and Sports, Chairman of the General Sports Authority and President of Bahrain Olympic Committee.”

“I would like to extend my thanks and appreciation to everyone who supported, and participated in this tournament, and to assure everyone that the momentum and success witnessed by the tournament increase our determination and enthusiasm in organizing more future editions. This rich experience affirmed Seef Properties’ position as a leading Bahraini company in holding innovative initiatives that have a wide impact on Bahraini society.” Mr Yousef added.

Mr Khaled Al-Awadi, Head of the Events Department at Tarteeb, stated that organizing the first edition of a sports tournament with wide audience participation was a great challenge for the company’s work teams, who managed to achieve great success and gain more experiences that make Tarteeb a reliable strategic partner for various types of sporting events in the Kingdom of Bahrain.