Zaid Al-Mutairi

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Zaid Al-Mutairi
Personal information
Nationality  Kuwait
Born (1982-03-25) 25 March 1982 (age 35)
Height 1.69 m (5 ft 6 12 in)
Weight 64 kg (141 lb)
Sport
Sport Shooting
Event(s) Skeet
Club Kuwait Shooting Club
Coached by Rustam Yambulatov

Zaid Al-Mutairi (Arabic: زيد المطيري‎‎; born March 25, 1982) is a Kuwaiti sport shooter.[1] He won a silver medal, as a member of the Kuwaiti shooting team, at the 2006 Asian Games in Doha, Qatar.[2] He also captured two more medals for skeet shooting at the ISSF World Cup circuit (2007 in Maribor, Slovenia, and 2009 in San Marino).[3]

Al-Mutairi represented Kuwait at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, where he competed in the men's skeet shooting, along with four-time Olympian Abdullah Al-Rashidi. He finished only in tenth place by two points behind his teammate Al-Rashidi, for a total score of 118 targets in the two-day qualifying rounds, and one additional point from the shoot-off match.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Zaid Al-Mutairi". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 1 January 2013. 
  2. ^ "Kuwaiti player wins gold; Kuwaiti team wins silver in skeet shooting at Asiad Doha". Kuwait News Agency. 8 December 2006. Retrieved 1 January 2013. 
  3. ^ "Kuwait's Al-Mutairi second in Skeet shooting at San Marino World Cup". Kuwait Government News. 19 June 2009. Retrieved 1 January 2013. 
  4. ^ "Men's Skeet Qualification". NBC Olympics. Archived from the original on 19 August 2012. Retrieved 1 January 2013. 

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