The UOK took 3rd place in the Iraqi Universities Championship for Squash, which was hosted by the Iraqi Federation for University Sport. The championship was held at the University of Baghdad for a period of four days. The dean of the Faculty of Physical Education, Dr. Qasim Al-Kakani, stated that each of the Universities of Baghdad, Babylon, Al-Rafidayn, Karbala, Mustansiriya and Kufa, participated in the championship. The UOK Team won 3rd place in the tournament after playing four games. The team members were Muntathar Hussein, Atah Abed Al-Hussein, Mahdi Salih and Muslim Akeel. Dr. Al-Kakani added that this participation is considered the first for the UOK in the Iraqi Universities Championship for Squash.