Category Archives: Politics

QRCC announces sport calendar for season 2019

DOHA, Qatar’s Rugby and Cricket Committee (QRCC) announced on Wednesday its sport calendar for the season 2019.

According to the calendar, Qatar’s Rugby and Cricket teams will participate in West Asian Rugby Championship (men and women) in April 2019, U16 …

GCC Junior Athletics Championships to begin on Wednesday

DOHA, The Qatar Athletics Federation (QAF) will host the 2019 GCC Junior Athletics Championships at Qatar Sports Club with participation of three nations including Kuwait, Oman and hosts Qatar.

The QAF President HE Dr. Thani bin Abdulrahman Al Kuwari chairs …

Halep, Kerber reaches Qatar Total Open Quarterfinals

DOHA, Tennis star and top seed Simona Halep of Romania on Wednesday beat Lesia Tsurenko of Ukraine to reach the quarter-finals of the Qatar Total Open.

Halep won 6-2, 6-3 win in just 1 hour 19 minutes. The victory also …

HH Sheikha Moza Attends QF’s National Sport Day Celebrations

Doha, HH Sheikha Moza bint Nasser, Chairperson of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development (QF), yesterday attended QF’s National Sport Day celebrations at Education City.

The National Sport Day activities at QF were also attended by HE Sheikha …

Qatar Total Open gets underway

DOHA, Barbora Strycova of the Czech Republic on Monday became the first player to reach the second round of the Qatar Total Open with a straight-set win over Fatma Al Nabhani of Oman. Strycova won 6-1, 6-1.

Australian qualifier Ajla …

H.H.Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed affirms UAE’s commitment to supporting international organisations at World Government Summit.

H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, met with a number of officials at the World Government Summit currently being held in Dubai, where he reaffirmed the UAE’s commitment to supporting international organisations …

Top seeds get first round bye at Qatar Total Open 2019 draw

DOHA, The top-four seeded players at the Qatar Total Open 2019 would not be in action on the courts of the Khalifa International Tennis & Squash Complex until the second round as they all got byes at the end of …