Tomorrow... Iraqi Rower Muhammad Riyad Is On A Date With The Olympic Quarter-Finals
24 July 2021

Tomorrow... Iraqi Rower Muhammad Riyad Is On A Date With The Olympic Quarter-Finals

Baghdad / NINA / - The Iraqi rower, Muhammad Riyad, will compete tomorrow morning in the quarter-finals of the 2000m light race in the ongoing Olympic Games in the Japanese capital, Tokyo. Riyadh will compete in the fourth qualifier from the quarter-finals of the race in the group that includes five athletes alongside him, Brazilian Ferreira, Australian Barry, German Zeidler, Lithuanian Kraskonens and Filipino Nevers. Only three athletes qualify for the semi-finals directly, and the Iraqi rower needs to improve his personal record in order to compete for one of the semi-final passes. It is noteworthy that Muhammad Riyad qualified this morning for the quarter-finals of rowing, after he finished second in the re-run./End