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AUK Sports Teams Place First and Third in UAAK Championship

23rd Dec 2019 | by the Office of Public Affairs

AUK Women’s Futsal team competed within the University Athletics Association of Kuwait (UAAK) where they played against numerous universities in Kuwait and have reached the finals with the American University of the Middle East (AUM). Led by Coach Mohammed Al-Saleh, the AUK team triumphed in the final game. Their efforts did not go unnoticed as their coach praised their performance throughout the competition, “I am so proud of the ladies this season; they worked so hard and truly deserve to be winners, congratulations.” 

AUK’s basketball team has also placed third place in the UAAK women’s basketball league. Al-Saleh also expressed his delight with this season's result highlighting that this is a young team that has a lot of potential and is excited to see what the future holds for this team. The women's basketball team is one of AUK's most decorated teams as they have won 5 gold, 3 silver, and 2 bronze medals under the guidance of Coach Wessam Mohamed. 

The teams displayed outstanding commitment and determination throughout the season, and have represented great sportsmanship and skills throughout the championship.

Group photo of the AUK women's futsal team with their coach

General photo of the final match

AUK women's futsal team celebrating after their win

AUK’s women basketball team

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