Doha, 29 December 2021 - Qatar’s national team player Othman Boularas won the bronze medal in the Online World Taekwondo Poomsae Championship, organized by the International Federation of the Game, for 12 days, with the participation of 144 players from 33 countries.
The tournament was held in 16 different categories for men and women, namely: under 30, under 40, under 50, under 60, under 65, and over 65 years old.
This the third bronze medal for Boularas in under-40 category, after won the bronze medal in World Taekwondo Poomsae Championship Challenge 3 last month. He is the only Arab player to be nominated for the finals in all categories, among the 18 players who participated in this category.
This is a great victory for Qatar in taekwondo at the level of a world championship, as the player previously won the gold medal in the World Beach Championship 2018 in Greece, the bronze in the 2019 Asian Championship in Indonesia, and the bronze in the Asian Championship in Lebanon 2020.