Braveheart - Hamoud Al Dugaishi's battle for life after World Tent Pegging Championship accident

by T.A. Ameerudheen
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Oman prays for the speedy recovery of horse rider Hamoud Al Dugaishi, who battles for his life at the Armed Forces Hospital following an accident during last week’s World Tent Pegging Championship
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