Athletes of MNDF have achieved distinguished sport awards

Updated: 18-03-2022, 18:10


Athletes of MNDF have achieved gold at the newly introduced and the most prestigious award ceremony of Maldives, “Maldives Sports Award”.

At the Maldives Sports Award held last night at the running track, Staff Sergeant Hassan Saaidh won award for the sports idol of the year as well as the award for the fastest runner in the Maldives. Volleyball player Sergeant Adam Naseem competed against Staff Sergeant Hassan Saaidh for the award of sports idol of the year and came 3rd place.

Staff Sergeant Hassan Saaidh won award for the best male athlete of the year while Sergeant Adam Naseem won award for the best male volleyball player. Lance Corporal Asifa Jaufar won award for the best female shooting athlete and Lance Corporal Ziyan Ziyau won award for the best male shooting athlete. These awards were presented by Ministry of Youth, Sports and Community Empowerment in acknowledgement of the athletes of Maldives.