A video of Princess Reema Bint Bandar Bin Sultan Al Saud of Saudi Arabia playing table tennis with the Japanese minister of education, culture, sports, science and technology has surfaced online.
A video posted by Al Arabiya shows Princess Reema dressed in an abaya, smashing shots amid applause from the audience.
The princess, Undersecretary President of the Women's Department of the General Authority for Sport, signed a memorandum of understanding between Saudi Arabia and Japan for collaboration in the field of sports.
It was after the signing of the agreement that the Princess is seen playing the sport.
"We want to improve the environment for women's sports in Saudi Arabia and endorse scholarships in Japanese universities," Princess Reema was quoted saying.
Story first published: 17th March 2017