As the six-month countdown to the Olympics commences, Egyptian table tennis titan Omar Assar has made some pivotal preparations for the mega-sporting event. His remarkable journey, accentuated by high-octane training camps in Düsseldorf and unique coaching regimes focused on running and nutrition, showcases a world-class athlete in the making, painstakingly crafting his path to Olympic glory.
With unfaltering support and sponsorships from Global Brands Group (GBG) and personalized contributions from the eminent Eng. Hisham Said, GBG CEO, and Dr. Ahmed Said, GBG Chairman, Omar’s hard work has come to fruition in his stellar list of achievements over the last quarter.
Stellar Climb to World Number 19
Setting the international stage on fire, Omar’s superb form in recent tournaments propelled him to the enviable 19th position in the global table tennis rankings. GBG, together with Omar, aspires to propel him further, aiming to clinch the prestigious title of the highest-ranked African player in the world.
Spectacular Performance at the WTT Champions Frankfurt 2023
On the list of the most sought-after table tennis events of 2023, the WTT Champions Frankfurt tournament stood out. Despite the tough competition, Omar rose to the occasion, achieving significant victories against illustrious opponents like Anton Källberg. This fantastic run culminated in Omar earning a place among the tournament’s top eight, reaffirming his place amongst the world’s best table tennis athletes.
Undefeated Stint in Saudi Arabia
Meanwhile, in Saudi Arabia, Omar Assar marked an incredible unbeaten record with the premier team, Ittihad Jeddah. His invaluable contribution elevated the team to the pole position in the Saudi Table Tennis league, placing the squad in a favorable position to secure the league championship within the upcoming month.
As he pushes the boundaries of his athletic abilities, Omar’s strategic fitness support system in Saudi Arabia, facilitated by a seasoned Tunisian trainer, keeps him at his physical peak even when away from his base in Germany. This dual-pronged approach is aimed to see Omar enter the Olympics in his best possible form, ready to fight for a coveted medal.
GBG, with unwavering faith in Omar’s potential, celebrates his commendable performance and remains dedicated to facilitating his meteoric rise in global table tennis.