An official partnership has been signed between His Highness Sheikh Khaled Bin Hamad Al Khalifa’s sports media property, KHK Sports, and the Bahraini National Handball Federation during a press conference held on Tuesday, October 6th 2020 at the Bahrain Handball Federation Hall in Umm Al Hassam with the presence of the president of the National Handball Federation Ali Ishaqi and several members of the board of directors, the President of BRAVE Combat Federation Mohammed Shahid, BRAVE CF representatives, and several media outlets.
The partnership was established for an entire year and will last till December of 2021 with a chance of renewal upon completion. BRAVE Combat Federation and KHK Sports will be providing full support for the National Handball Teams, and be displayed on the National teams jersey’s starting from the 2021 World Handball Championship for Men hosted by the International Handball Federation in Egypt in January.
During the conference, the president of the National Handball Federation Ali Ishaqi expressed his thanks and appreciation to His Highness Sheikh Khaled Bin Hamad Al Khalifa, the first deputy chairman of the Supreme Council for Youth and Sports in Bahrain, and acknowledging the massive efforts His Highness has been providing to reshape and strengthen sports in the Kingdom of Bahrain. He noted that His Highness’ support is a pivotal part in the success of the federation and will positively impact the National Handball teams.
The press conference also introduced the new national team coach, Micheal Roth from Germany, who will be coaching the men’s national handball team and lead them during the 27th World Handball Championship in Egypt. Roth, who has had major success coaching the German team, will be in charge of the Men’s national handball team, as well as overseeing the national youth teams.