TOKYO2020: Day 15

Team Algeria’s participation at Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games has come to a disappointing end today after the elimination of the last representative, Lamya Matoub in the Karate event. The last time Algeria came away from the Olympic Games with no medals was back in 2004, hosted in the Greek capital of Athens. History repeated itself…

TOKYO2020: DAY 12

Day 12 at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games was full of eliminations for Algeria as athletes achieved disappointing results. Three wrestlers and two participants in open water swimming and in Kayak were eliminated. First up was Souad Cherouati in the 10km Marathon Swimming, which took place in open waters. The Algerian finished the race in…

TOKYO2020: DAY 10

Algeria continues to struggle to shine on the big stage as another three athletes failed to progress in the Greco-Wrestling and in the Canoe Sprint on day 10 of the Tokyo Olympic Games. In spite of being eliminated by the Japanese Kenechiro Fumita, Abdelkarim Fergat was given a second chance in a Repechage match against…

Algeria’s Judo Team Prevail

The Algerian national judo team finished first place in the individual events of the 2019 African Senior Championships, which took place in Cape Town, South Africa.   A total of 186 judokas including 72 women representing 29 countries were present at the continental meeting, with Algeria being the highest representing country with 17 judokas, just…

CYCLING: Four Medals For Algeria

A total of four medals were won by Algeria at the African Continental Road Championships 2019 and National Coach Chérif Merabet was “very satisfied” with the performance of the Algerian cyclists at the competition, which was held from March 15-20 in the city of Bahir Dar, Ethiopia. Eight cyclists were sent to compete in Ethiopia,…