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News Qatar: Petra Kvitova wins Qatar Open for 2nd straight title

News channel or source: http://www.espn.com/espnw/sports/article/22493689/petra-kvitova-beats-garbine-muguruza-qatar-2nd-straight-title
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

DOHA, Qatar -- Petra Kvitova continued her remarkable comeback by beating Garbine Muguruza in the Qatar Open final on Sunday for her 13th straight win and second consecutive title. The 27-year-old Czech, a two-time Wimbledon champion, needed another three ...

News Qatar: Qatar Open: Petra Kvitova beats Garbine Muguruza to win title

News channel or source: http://www.bbc.com/sport/tennis/43106898
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Petra Kvitova will return to the world's top 10 after recording her 13th consecutive victory by beating Garbine Muguruza to win the Qatar Open title. The Czech came from a set down in Doha to win 3-6 6-3 6-4 for her second title of 2018 - after St ...

News Qatar: Kvitova beats Muguruza in Qatar final to get back into top 10

News channel or source: https://sports.yahoo.com/kvitova-beats-muguruza-qatar-final-back-top-10-190607118--ten.html
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

(Reuters) - Twice Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova stormed back into the world's top 10 for the first time since being stabbed just over two years ago when she beat Spain's Garbine Muguruza in the Qatar Open final on Sunday for her second title of the season.

News Qatar: Kvitova beats Wozniacki to meet Muguruza in Qatar Open final

News channel or source: https://www.foxsports.com/tennis/story/kvitova-beats-wozniacki-to-meet-muguruza-in-qatar-open-final-021718-2
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

DOHA, Qatar (AP) Petra Kvitova defeated top-ranked Caroline Wozniacki again to reach the Qatar Open final and extend her winning streak to 12 matches on Saturday. Kvitova overcame Wozniacki 3-6, 7-6 (3), 7-5 in 2 1/2 entertaining hours, and will play ...

News Qatar: Qatar emir says Gulf blockade a ‘futile crisis,’ calls for unity in Middle East

News channel or source: https://www.cnbc.com/2018/02/16/qatar-emir-says-gulf-blockade-was-futile-calls-middle-east-unity.html
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

Qatar has "preserved its sovereignty" following a "futile" diplomatic crisis that befell the country in 2017, the emir of the Gulf state said Friday. "It has been a futile crisis manufactured by our neighbors, some of whom are major regional players, once ...

News Qatar: David and Goliath: How Qatar Defeated the Saudi and UAE Annexation Plot

News channel or source: https://www.thenation.com/article/david-and-goliath-how-qatar-defeated-the-saudi-and-uae-annexation-plot/
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Doha—On June 5, 2017, the potentates of Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, fabulously wealthy oil monarchies, attempted a hostile takeover of the small country of Qatar. Not since Iraq’s Saddam Hussein invaded Kuwait on August 2, 1990 ...

News Qatar: Kvitova reigns supreme in Qatar to clinch top 10 spot

News channel or source: http://www.gulf-times.com/story/582184/Kvitova-reigns-supreme-in-Qatar-to-clinch-top-10-s
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic poses with the Qatar Total Open trophy after her win over Garbine Muguruza in the final in Doha yesterday. PICTURE: Jayan Orma After a terrifying knife attack in December 2016 that seriously injured her left hand, not ...

News Qatar: UPDATE 1-Qatar National Bank to sell small stake in Egypt unit to comply with listing rules

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/qatar-natl-bank-qnb-alahli-ma/update-1-qatar-national-bank-to-sell-small-stake-in-egypt-unit-to-comply-with-listing-rules-idUSL8N1Q8070?feedType=RSS&virtualBrandChannel=11563
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

DUBAI/CAIRO, Feb 18 (Reuters) - Qatar National Bank (QNB) , the Middle East’s largest lender by assets, said it will sell a 2 percent stake in its Egyptian unit QNB Alahly to comply with Cairo listing rules. A QNB spokesman said the bank had no current ...

News Qatar: Boteach Should Focus on Changing Qatar, Not on Attacking Jewish Leaders’ Efforts to Do So

News channel or source: https://www.algemeiner.com/2018/02/18/boteach-should-focus-on-changing-qatar-not-on-attacking-jewish-leaders-efforts-to-do-so/
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

I am deeply disappointed by my friend Rabbi Shmuley Boteach’s repeated vitriolic, distorted attacks on dedicated pro-Israel Jewish leaders who met with Qatari officials and the Qatari Emir to urge changes in Qatari and Al Jazeera policies — for the ...

News Qatar: Kvitova rallies to claim Qatar Open

News channel or source: http://www.gdnonline.com/Details/318360/Kvitova-rallies-to-claim-Qatar-Open
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Kvitova overcame an awful start which saw her lose the first five games to eventually triumph 3-6, 6-3, 6-4. It is the first time Kvitova has been ranked among the world’s elite since a horrific knife attack at her home in December 2016 left her with an ...