Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Sabah (Kuwait)
President of the Olympic Council of Asia,
IOC member, Honorary
President of the Kurash Confederation of Asia–Oceania
Kurash is a beautiful ancient sport. It has long roots. Kurash is the Asian sport, it was born in the Asian continent. And I as a leader of the Olympic movement in Asia will support promotion of Kurash and its aim to become an Olympic sport.
(Macau, November 2007).