x Abu Dhabi, UAESunday 23 July 2017

UAE squad for the 2012 Olympic Games

The UAE is taking 31 athletes to the 2012 Olympic Games in London - here is the complete list of those representing their nation.

Mubarak Salem Al Bashir - the UAE's representative in the 200m breaststroke event at London 2012
Mubarak Salem Al Bashir - the UAE's representative in the 200m breaststroke event at London 2012

Athletics
Triple jump - Mohammed Abbas Darwish 
1500m - Bethlem Desaleyn

Football*
Ali Kasheif, Khalid Essa. Dawoud Suleiman;  Hamdan Al Kamali, Mohammed Ahmed, Saad Suroor, Mohammed Jabar, Ali Al Ameri, Abdulaziz Sanquor, Saoud Saeed, Abdulaziz Hussain;  Amer Abdulrahman, Khamis Esmail, Ismail Al Hammadi, Rashid Essa, Omar Abdulrahman, Mohammed Fawzi, Habib Fardan, Haboush Saleh; Ismail Matar, Ahmed Khalil, Ahmed Ali, Ali Mabhkout.

Judo
66kg - Humaid Al Darie

Shooting
Skeet - Sheikh Saeed bin Maktoum
Trap - Dhaher Al Aryani 
Double trap - Sheikh Juma bin Dalmouk Al Maktoum

Swimming
200m breaststroke - Mubarak Salem Al Bashir

Weightlifting
75kg - Khadija Mohammed

 

*Eighteen players are eligible for the Olympic football team but have not yet been identified by the UAE FA.  Four have standby status and can replace an injured player in the 18.  One player will travel to London 2012 but cannot participate.