Budapest, SANA – Syrian swimmer Firas Maalla won the bronze medal for the 3 km race at the 17th FINA World Masters Championships that are being held in Hungary.
Maalla won the bronze medal for the 45-49 years category within 40.40 minutes, while the Italian Swimmer Fabio Scozzoli won the gold medal within a time of 38.41 minutes.
Swimmer Maalla was born in 1971, and he is currently the head of the Swimming Federation and has a great record of achievements at international events.
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