Category Archives: Sports

Stage set for Qatar Open Amateur Golf Championship

DOHA, More than 100 players from 33 countries will take part in the 33rd edition of the Qatar Open Amateur Golf Championship, which will be held at the Doha Golf Club from Thursday.

The three-day Individual Strokeplay tournament has added …

Sheikh Joaan: Sport Day Reflects Leadership’s Interest in Sport and its Role in Building Society

Doha, HE President of the Qatar Olympic Committee (QOC) Sheikh Joaan bin Hamad Al-Thani has described Qatar Sport Day as a special occasion celebrated by citizens and residents in Qatar.

In a statement on the Qatar Sport Day’s occasion, His …

Qatar Celebrates National Sports Day on Tuesday

DOHA, The State of Qatar will celebrate the National Sports Day on Tuesday with the participation of citizens and residents from all segments of society. The celebration comes in implementation of Amiri Decision No. 80 of 2011, which stipulates that …

Qatar gets ready to host Doha Open Water Challenge

DOHA, Qatar Swimming Association (QSA) is preparing for another spectacular edition of Doha Open Water Challenge to be held on Doha’s iconic Corniche, near the Oryx Statue on Saturday.

The Doha Open Water Challenge, open to the public, will be …

QOC to celebrate National Sport Day on Tuesday

DOHA, The Qatar Olympic Committee (QOC) in collaboration with the Ministry of Education and Higher Education set to celebrate the 8the edition of National Sport Day (NSD) at the playground of Yarmouk preparatory school for boys on Tuesday.

Tuesday’s prestigious …

Qatar Total Open 2019 to begin on Monday

DOHA, Former world number one and 2018 Australian Open champion Caroline Wozniacki has received a wild card entry to participate in the Qatar Total Open 2019 to be held from February 11 to 16 at the Khalifa International Tennis & …

Stage set for Paralympic Day

DOHA, The School Olympic Program’s (SOP) Paralympic Day for children with special needs will be held at Qatar Sport Club on Wednesday.

The one-day event, which will be jointly organised by the Qatar Olympic Committee (QOC) and the Organising Committee …