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7th Successive Year of Organizing QTF & Intercontinental Tournament
29 Sep 2014
The Qatar Tennis Federation and Intercontinental- Doha held their press conference Sunday September 28th, to present the seventh Intercontinental Tennis Tournament, one of the most prominent local tennis events in Doha from September 29th to October 19th, 2014.

This event will see 328 players participating in 22 different categories including Boys Singles 18, 14, 12, 10, 8, 9,Girls Singles 18, 14, 12, 10, 9, 8, Boys Doubles 18, 14, 12, Men and Ladies Singles/Doubles, Men Veterans Singles, Doubles and Mixed Doubles.

Furthermore, statistics show a record participation of 129 Qatari players in all above mentioned categories.

Qatar Tennis Federation will be giving out an amount of 40,000 QR from Qatar Tennis Federation as prizes for the winners while Intercontinental-Doha will be giving memberships, gift vouchers and cash vouchers with a value of 84,000 QR.

The seventh Intercontinental Tennis Tournament is supervised by referee, assistant referee and 9 chair umpires

Event will be played on 11 courts at Khalifa International Tennis and Squash Complex and on two courts at Intercontinental- Doha Hotel.

This event is considered as a kick off for the new season followed by:

GCC Tournament in November, Asian Championship in November, Futures Series in December ,Asian Junior team event in December

All come along with the strategy followed by QTF to enhance the level of Tennis in Qatar and spread the game among Qatari Society.

In attendance were, Sultan Khalfan; Tournament Director, Gilles Nicolas; Resident Manager at Intercontinental-Doha, Ehab Awad Tournament Director Assistan and number of media representatives and QTF employees.