Dubai

Thursday, 29 January 2015

News: SAY WHAT NOW? Saudi Arabia wants men-only Olympics

Saudi Arabia has proposed hosting a mens-only Olympics in a joint bid with neighbouring Bahrain, where the women’s events could be held.
Embedded image permalink
The plan for a gender-segregated Games was floated by Prince Fahad bin Jalawi al-Saud, a consultant to the Saudi Olympic Committee.
He said that recent changes to International Olympic Committee (IOC) rules opened the door to joint bids, allowing the kingdom to sidestep domestic opposition.

No comments:

Post a Comment

Follow me on Twitter: @toyeenb
Instagram: @toyeenbsworld