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ABUAWAD Khetam Kamal
Sport Table Tennis
NPC Jordan   
GenderWomen
Age44
Place of BirthAz Zarqa, JOR
Height1.50 m
Weight 40 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Classification
TT5
Further Personal Information
Residence
Az Zarqa, JOR
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Arabic, English
Higher education
Education - University of Jordan: Amman, JOR
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport in Jordan.
Name of coach
Haron Shalkoni, JOR, from 1999
Handedness
Right
Senior International Debut
Year
1996
Competing for
Jordan
Tournament
World Games
Location
Stoke Mandeville, ENG
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning silver in singles at the 2006 World Championships in Montreux, Switzerland. (Athlete, 07 Sep 2016)
Most influential person in career
Her coach. (Athlete, 07 Sep 2016)
Awards and honours
She was named the 2005 Best Africa/Middle East Player of the Year in the women's wheelchair category. (ipttc.org, 01 May 2012)

Competition Highlights (historical)
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
3 2010 Singles Class 5  
5 2010 Open Wheelchair  
3 2010 Team Class 5  
2 2014 Singles Class 5  
3 2014 Team Class 5  
Paralympic Games (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
5 2000 Singles Class 5  
7 2000 Team Class 4-5  
3 2004 Team Class 4-5  
3 2008 Team Class 4-5  
4 2012 Singles Class 5  
5 2012 Team Class 4-5  
Quarterfinal 2016 Singles Class 5  
Last 16 2016 Team Class 4-5  
World Ranking (01 Nov 2015)
Rank Year Event Result
3 2015 Singles Class 5  
9 2015 Open Wheelchair  
3 2015 Singles Class 5  
9 2015 Open Wheelchair  
4 2017 Singles Class 5  
13 2017 Open Wheelchair  
3 2017 Singles Class 5  
9 2017 Open Wheelchair  
3 2017 Singles Class 5  
9 2017 Open Wheelchair  
1 2018 Singles Class 5  
6 2018 Open Wheelchair  
2 2018 Singles Class 5  
8 2018 Open Wheelchair  
2 2018 Singles Class 5  
8 2018 Open Wheelchair  
Asian Para Games
Rank Year Event Result
3 2014 Singles Class 5  
5 2014 Team Class 1-3  
3 2014 Team Class 4-5