61 teams compete in DAFZA’s sports tournament

07 December 2014

​Dubai Airport Freezone Authority (DAFZA) recently organized a sports tournament for its clients, partners, and employees. More than 280 people representing various companies competed in the tournament held at "Ahdaaf" Sports Club in Dubai. The tournament featured various competitions including football, foosball, football tennis and table tennis.

Shuaib Al Mulla, Manager of Customer Partnership section, DAFZA, said: "Our sports tournament is an important and integral part of our commitment to strengthen our relations with our clients, implement our corporate social responsibility programs, and raise sports awareness. The tournament has attracted a wide participation from companies operating in the freezone, further boosting our support for the sports industry and enhance its role in building a sound, healthy and sustainable society. We are pleased by the performance of all participating teams. All of them demonstrated great sportsmanship and morals. Due to its success, we will continue organizing more sports events in the future to consistently reinforce our ties with our partners and customers."

The winning teams were honored with medals, trophies and other prizes at the tournament's conclusion. In the football cup competition, the GET Group won first place followed by SIG Combibloc Obeikan FZCO and DAFZA team. The AVSCO team also delivered a strong performance as it dominated foosball and football tennis competitions.  The Prosoft Technology team was crowned the champion of the table tennis competition.