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HAMMASH Faisal
Sport Para powerlifting
NPC Jordan   
GenderMen
Age45
Human Interest
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began the sport in 1998.
General Interest
Other information
SENT HOME
He missed the 2012 Paralympic Games in London after being one of three members of the Jordanian team sent home by the Jordanian Paralympic Committee from a pre-Games training camp in Northern Ireland. He had been charged with sexual assault, but those charges were later dropped. (belfasttelegraph.co.uk, 04 Mar 2014; belfasttelegraph.co.uk, 12 Sep 2013; bbc.com, 22 Aug 2012)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
9 2000 56kg 155.0
9 2008 56kg 160.0
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
8 1998 52kg 137.5
  2002 56kg  NoM
4 2006 56kg 155.0
11 2010 60kg 167.5
Asian Para Games
Rank Year Event Result
5 2014 65kg 163