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ALI Amar Hadi Ali
Sport Wheelchair Fencing
NPC Iraq   
GenderMen
Age33
Place of BirthBasrah, IRQ
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
B
Further Personal Information
Marital status
Married
Residence
Baghdad, IRQ
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Arabic, English
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began in 2008 at age 23 at Al-Thura Sport Club.
Why this sport?
"It was suggested to me by Ahmad Abd Hassum and I was interested in fencing."
Name of coach
Raheem Al-Furaiji, IRQ
Senior International Debut
Year
2010
Competing for
Iraq
General Interest
Nicknames
Ammar (Athlete, 19 May 2016)
Hobbies
Poetry, reading stories. (Athlete, 19 May 2016)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning a gold medal at the Guangzhou 2010 Asian Para Games. (Athlete, 19 May 2016)
Most influential person in career
"My father." (Athlete, 19 May 2016)
Hero / Idol
US boxer Muhammad Ali. (Athlete, 19 May 2016)
Ambitions
To win a gold medal at the Rio 2016 Paralympics. (Athlete, 19 May 2016)
Impairment
"Car explosion." (Athlete, 19 May 2016)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
6 2012 Individual Epee B  
2 2016 Individual Epee B  
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
2 2013 Individual Epee B  
16 2013 Individual Foil B  
3 2013 Team Epee  
1 2015 Individual Epee B  
19 2015 Individual Foil B  
4 2015 Team Foil  
4 2015 Team Epee  
10 2017 Individual Foil B  
3 2017 Individual Epee B  
3 2017 Team Epee  
Asian Para Games
Rank Year Event Result
2 2014 Individual Foil B  
3 2014 Individual Epee B  
3 2014 Team Epee  
3 2014 Team Foil