His heart stopped twice .. the death of a Jordanian handball player on the field

His heart stopped twice .. the death of a Jordanian handball player on the field
His heart stopped twice .. the death of a Jordanian handball player on the field

Jordanian player Adel Bakr Attari died after his heart stopped twice during a handball match in the Jordan Cup.

The player of the Jordanian national team and the Kufranja club, Adel Atari, suffered a severe heart attack during his participation with his club in front of Al-Salt Club on Monday at Princess Sumaya Hall in Al-Hussein City for Youth, as part of the Jordan Cup.

The player suddenly fell during the middle of the second half of the match to stop his heart, which necessitated the intervention of paramedics to try to save him.

The efforts of the ambulance teams succeeded in the resuscitation process, but his heart stopped again when he arrived at the hospital, and he died at the age of 36.

And the Handball Federation said, in an official statement, on Tuesday, that while the player was suffering from a heart attack, the medical devices present with the two teams and the civil defense men rushed to perform all the necessary first aid before he was transferred to a hospital near Al-Hussein City for Youth by the Civil Defense ambulance.

The Hand Federation added that it had carried out all procedures related to the player’s admission to the hospital, following the follow-up of the Minister of Sports who went to the hospital, the Olympic Committee and the president and members of the Federation, who spent that night with the player’s family and the family of the Kafranja club and other clubs in the hospital, to follow up on the player’s condition.

The Jordan Handball Federation also decided to postpone the two matches of Tuesday in the Jordan Cup.


The article is in Arabic

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