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Al Faisal emerges Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge ME champion

He became the first Omani and only the fourth Arab driver to win the Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Middle East championship.



Oman’s 19-year-old racing sensation Al Faisal Al Zubair came up with a flawless display in the Race 1 of Round 6 to emerge the champion of the Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Middle East in Bahrain on Saturday.

The young Omani only in his second season, has achieved what others of age could only dream of and became the first Omani and only the fourth Arab driver to win the Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Middle East championship.

According to news posted on http://www.gt3me.com, a faultless race saw the Omani sensation win Race 1 in style. Taking maximum points in Round 6, which acts as the official support race to the 2018 Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix, Al Zubair added his name to the history books by winning the Season 9 title.