November 18, 2018

Rashed Nawaf, Nasser Al Yafei Lead Qatar to Win Two Asian titles

Qatar’s Rashed Nawaf and Nasser Al Yafei claimed the titles of singles and doubles events at Qatar Asian Junior U14 Championship organized by the Qatar Tennis, Squash and Badminton Federation (QTSBF) with participation of 60 players.

In final match of boys singles event, Rashed Nawaf defeated Taym Alazmeh of Syria 7-5 6-2.

In doubles event, Rashed Nawaf teamed up with his compatriot Nasser Al Yafei beat Taym Alazmeh of Syria and Fadi Bidan of Lebanon in the final match.

In girls singles event, Maria Breidy of Lebanon claimed the title after beating Aliya Abbas of Moldova 6-3 6-1 in the final match.

Maria Breidy and Aliya Abbas also won girls double event.

The QTSBF Secretary General Saad Al Mohanndi honored winners. The medal ceremony was attended by the Tournament Director Sultan Khalfan.

Saad Al Mohannadi congratulated all the winners and stressed that he is proud of the two Qatari titles won by Rashed Nawaf and Nasser Al Yafei in the championship.

On the sidelines of the medal ceremony Al Mohannadi said that these achievements will serve as a motivation for the Qatari players and the QTSBF who spares no effort to support the Qatari players and provide them opportunities to improve their ranking.

For his part, Rashed Nawaf was delighted by winning the two titles of the championships and applauded the support given to him by the QTSBF.

He also reaffirmed that he is aiming to winning more titles in the new sports season.