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Smash Tennis Academy Championship Kicks off
07 May 2017
The competitions of Smash Tennis Academy Championship in its 9th edition will begin at the Khalifa International Tennis and Squash Complex on Sunday.

The event is organized by Smash Tennis Academy in cooperation with the Qatar Tennis, Squash and Badminton Federation (QTSBF).

The championship will bring together 390 players to compete in a huge number of different age categories including boys under 8, 9, 10, 12, 14 and 18 years, boys doubles under 8, 12, 14 and 18 years, girls under 8, 9, 10, 12 and 14 years, men’s singles, men’s doubles and ladies singles.

A huge number of national teams’ players will compete in the event including; Sultan Al Jusaiman, Jassim Al Thani, Nasser Al Khelaifi, Nasser Al Humaidi, Ghanim Al Sulaiti, Nasser Al Yafaie, Abdulaziz Zainal, Ibrahim Al Sulaiti and Khalid Al Humaidi.

The QTSBF Board Member Khalid Al Khelaifi said that the federation is keen to participate in the championship as it contributes to promoting tennis in the state of Qatar.

Al Khelaifi added that the championship will give an opportunity to the Qatari players to compete with new players and to prepare them for the upcoming events.

Al Assad Al Rayyani, Director of Marketing at Smash Tennis Academy said that the event will help the Qatari players develop their skills.