News Qatar » Sports: Qatar And Football: The Intersection Of Politics & Sport
While the global power of sport is well documented, few countries have been able to harness its political, economic and social dimensions as well as Qatar. Adorning the jerseys of Europe’s top football teams (soccer to Americans) is a “Qatar Airways ...
News Qatar » Sports: Kvitova beats Muguruza in Qatar final to get back into top 10
(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 » Sports: Kvitova beats Muguruza in Qatar for 2nd straight title
DOHA, Qatar (AP) 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 ...
News Qatar » Sports: Petra Kvitova wins Qatar Open for 2nd straight title
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 » Sports: Mackay excels in National Sports Day golf tourney
National Sports Day Golf Tournament winners pose with Qatar Golf Lovers captain PK Mathew and other officials at the Doha Golf Club. Ann Mackay overcame stiff competition to emerge as winner in the tournament, organised by Qatar Golf Lovers. As many as 40 ...
News Qatar » Sports: Petra Kvitova wins Qatar Open
Petra Kvitova recovered from a set down to claim the Qatar Open title in Doha with a 13th successive ... she said in an interview on BT Sport: "I have no idea. I just tried. "When I remember where I was one year ago, it was going to be impossible.
News Qatar » Sports: Kvitova wins Qatar title and joins top 10
DOHA — Petra Kvitova fought back from a set down against Garbine Muguruza Sunday to win the Qatar Open, a victory which will take her back into the world's top 10. Kvitova overcame an awful start which saw her lose the first five games to eventually ...
News Qatar » Sports: Team Qatar Sport Village ready to add colour to National Sport Day
Doha: The Qatar Olympic Committee (QOC) will join forces with a number of its National Federations to offer the public a wide programme of sporting activity in celebration of National Sport Day (NSD) on Tuesday 13th February, including a unique Team Qatar ...
News Qatar » Sports: BRIEF-Dice Sport And Casual Wear Signs $3 Mln Loan With QNB Alahly
Feb 18 (Reuters) - DICE SPORT AND CASUAL WEAR: * SIGNS MID-TERM LOAN OF $3 MLN WITH QATAR NATIONAL BANK ALAHLY Source:(bit.ly/2sBkYNr) Further company coverage: Our Standards:The Thomson Reuters Trust Principles.
News Qatar » Sports: Doha Dispatch: Wozniacki, Muguruza and more share passion for Qatar
Tennis is not quite a booming sport in Qatar, but that’s not due to lack of effort. Promotional posters plaster surfaces all around the city from buildings to taxis, and there’s enough money supporting the Qatar Total Open to make it a Premier 5.