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Board of Trustees of “MBR Creative Sports Award” praises Arabian Sports Achievements in 2022

The Board of Trustees discusses Preparations for the 12th Edition of the Award.
The Board of Trustees of “Mohammed Bin Rashid Al-Maktoum Creative Sports Award”, one of “Mohammed Bin Rashid Al-Maktoum Global Initiatives”, has praised the Arabian sports achievements, attained during 2022, top of which is the remarkable organization of the FIFA World Cup Finals in Qatar besides the distinguished results of the Arab National Teams in this Championship, the most eminent of which is the qualifying of the Moroccan National Team to the semi-final stage, as the first Arabian & African Team to qualify to such advanced stage in the Championship’s history.

H.E. Mattar Al-Tayer, the Chairman of the Board of Trustees, confirmed that “MBR Creative Sports Award” follows and appreciates the Arabian achievements in all fields & levels, referring that all creative persons & entities are eligible for nomination to win the various categories of the 12th edition of the Award, stating that the Arabian outcome in the World Cup 2022 was excellent regarding the level of the organization, Arab teams’ performance, massive presence of fans & public and media coverage, with particular focus to the distinctive performance & historical results of the Moroccan National Team. We are also looking forward to further Arabian individual, team & corporate creativities in all fields during the upcoming period.

This came during the second meeting of the Board of Trustees, convened at Dubai Sports Council’s premises, chaired by H.E. Mattar Al-Tayer, the Chairman of the Board of Trustees, in the presence of Mr. Khalid Ali Bin Zayed, Deputy Chairman of the Board of Trustees, and the other Board’s members; these are: Dr. Hassan Mustafa, Mustafa Parav, Aisha Grad Ali, Ahmed Musaed Al-Osaimi, Mona Bousmara, Dr. Khalifa Al-Shaali, Moza Al-Marri the Secretary General of the Award and Naser Aman Al-Rahma the Award’s Manager.

H.E. the Chairman of the Board of Trustees affirmed that 2022 was distinguished for Arabian sports, especially in football field. “MBR Creative Sports Award” praises & supports creative sports persons & entities, honors them toward their great achievements and encourage them to attain further success & creativity, based on skills & scientific planning.

The Board of Trustees reviewed the progress of nomination for the 12th edition of the Award, which was commenced since last April and will continue up to 31st Aug. 2023, stating that achievements which are eligible to compete in the various categories of the Award, should be attained in the period between 16th Sept. 2021 & up to 31st Aug. 2023, taking into account that the awarding ceremony will be held in Jan. 2024. The door will remain open for public to vote for naming the winners from the six juniors’ category who are nominated for the final stage, whereby the public votes will have 50% of the final result, and the referees’ decision will also have 50% of the final result.

The meeting confirmed the MBR Creative Sports Award’s contribution to raise the sports competition into higher levels through encouraging creative parties who attain excellence in administrative, technical & sports field in individual, team & corporate levels whether in UAE, Arab World or the international corporations. The last 11 editions of the Award have honored 258 winners in various sports & different levels; among them are 124 winners from UAE, 116 winners from the Arab World and 18 awardees from the world sports federations & corporations, who are all classified as follows: 188 awardees in the individual level, 21 awardees in the team level and 49 awardees in the corporate level.