November 12, 2018

Qatar Asian Junior Tournament to begin on Monday

A new edition of Qatar Asian Junior U14 Tournament will begin at the Khalifa International Tennis and Squash Complex on Monday.

The tournament is held in cooperation with the Asian Tennis Federation and will bring together 60 players.

The state of Qatar will be represented by Nasser al Yafei, Rashed Nawaf, Abdulaziz Zainal, Meshaal Al Khenji, Amna Al Qaet and Sheikha Khalifa.

Khalid Al Khelaifi, Board Member of the Qatar Tennis, Squash and Badminton Federation and Head National Teams Committee, said “The Asian Junior Tennis Tournament comes in light of the federation’s strategy to organize a series of regional and international tournaments to help the national teams players reach new levels”

Al Khelaifi stressed that the federation is keen to support the national teams players in all categories. 

The Qatari players dominated the last two editions of the tournament held in April 2018 as Rashed Nawaf claimed he titles of singles events of both tournaments in addition to a doubles title while Nasser Al Yafei won the doubles titles of the two tournaments.