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  • Xavi in Al Sadd

    Xavi in Al Sadd

    Xavi has committed his future to Qatar side Al Sadd, and is due to sign a three-year playing contract worth £22million in Doha this week. The Barcelona captain will also begin coaching the generation of players that Qatar hope will represent them at the 2022 World Cup by taking a position at the Aspire Academy. […]

  • Qatar World Cup: Final on December 18, 2022

    Qatar World Cup: Final on December 18, 2022

    It’s official: Football’s governing body has decided to take the unprecedented step of moving the 2022 World Cup to the winter months to escape Qatar’s searing summer heat. The tournament will now be played in November and December of 2022. The climax of the winter World Cup will take place a week before Christmas, ending […]

  • The striker Grafite

    The striker Grafite

    Besides reporting Qatari cultural and sports events, we will also bring news from athletes that are working in the country. Starting this reporting series, our first interview is with a great name from Brazilian and world football: the striker Grafite. He is one of those players that is always well liked by the team and […]

  • Barcelona

    Barcelona

    Qatar will host Spanish giants FC Barcelona for an exhibition beach soccer match on 28 March , just before the final of the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup 2015 AFC Qualifier in Doha. Barça is loaded with talent, including beach soccer icon, Ramiro Amarelle, as well as the reigning Golden Glove award winner, F. Jesus […]

  • Beach soccer

    Beach soccer

    The Qatar national Beach Soccer Team is in Rio de Janeiro for a series of friendly games against Vasco, Flamengo and Botafogo. The team’s coach is the Brazilian Neném, who has been in the position for four years. According to the coach, they will face high level teams and this will demand more from the […]

  • Qatar News in the media

    Qatar News in the media

    This week journalist Renata Araújo’s website You Must Go, specialized in gastronomy and luxury travel, has published a piece on Qatar News. You will find a detailed itinerary with tips on how to make the most of your journey to Qatar, a country with an intense cultural life and a variety of sports activities. For […]

  • Czech tennis player Lucie Safarova has earned her maiden Qatar Open title after unseating Victoria Azarenka during the finals last night, 6-4, 6-3. With this win, Safarova will move up four places to 11th to WTA rankings. Azarenka, who won the Qatar championships in 2012 and 2013 but was forced to withdraw from last year’s event due […]

  • Exclusive Interview with Claudio Nogueira

    Exclusive Interview with Claudio Nogueira

    The website Qatar News has made a special interview with Claudio Nogueira, a reporter from O Globo newspaper. He was recently in Qatar to cover the male handball championship. Because of this event, Qatar featured in the O Globo newspaper. See some of these stories below:   The One thousand and one nights Cup, 2022 World […]

  • Qatar Total Open

    Qatar Total Open

    The Qatar Total Open will take place 21-28 February at the Khalifa International Tennis & Squash Complex. The qualifying draw commences on Saturday 21 February at 11am with the second round play on Sunday 22 February from 3pm.This year’s championship will see the 2014 winner and world number three Simona Halep defend her title against […]

  • Hundreds Celebrate Qatar National Sport Day

    Hundreds Celebrate Qatar National Sport Day

    Various venues allocated for the biggest National Sport Day celebration were packed with people despite the dusty weather which lasted throughout the day. Now in its fourth year. Activities appear to be bigger than ever before, and more popular. People in large numbers thronged the Corniche for the Corniche Walk which started at 9am, after […]