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Qualifying for the 1st Qatar ITF Junior open 2013 kicks off Today
17 Mar 2013
16 March, 2013-Doha, Qatar- qualifying for the 1st Qatar ITF Junior open Tournament will start today March 16 to Sunday March 17, 2013, at Khalifa International Complex for Tennis and Squash.

First Qatar ITF Junior Tournament will start on March 18 to 22, 2013 as a grade 5 event, with a draw of 32 players in singles competitions and 16 players in doubles teams, for each boys and girls category.

The tournament will see a participation of many countries from all over the world including Russia, Great Britain, Turkey, Seri Lanka, India, Italy, Serbia and Japan, which will guarantee a variety in skills and performance levels.

Qatar national players team will include some of our stars including, Abdullah Al Mahmoud, Abdullah Al Juffairi, Ali Abdel Reda nad Abdullah Shnan.

This tournament will be directly followed by the 2nd Qatar ITF Junior open 2013, starting from March 25 to 29, 2013 as a grade 4 event with the same draw size.

Tournament Director, Saad Al Mohannadi, said of this event:” Qatar Tennis Federation is proud to host the ITF Junior Tournaments here in Doha, Qatar ITF Junior is one of the best junior tournaments that gives our young players a great opportunity to compete with players coming from different tennis schools from all over the world, and that helps them to improve their performance to earn ranking points up to the highest levels of junior game.”

Qatar Tennis Federation led by Nasser Al Khelaifi, always supports the youth generation to improve in the field of tennis by providing them several opportunities to compete and unlock their abilities on the competition courts.