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Qatar in handball quarters with unbeaten streak

DOHA, Qatar continued their impressive run in the ANOC World Beach Games handball as hosts entered quarter-finals yesterday at the Al Gharafa Sports Complex.Asian champions Qatar had an easy outing yesterday as compared to the opening day, defeating Ur…


Sheikh Joaan opens World Beach Games Qatar 2019

Doha, Under the patronage of HH the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani, HE President of Qatar Olympic Committee (QOC) Sheikh Joaan bin Hamad Al-Thani opened Saturday at the Cultural Village (Katara) the first edition of the World Beach Games Qatar 20…


Qatar defeat Indonesia in beach volleyball event

Doha, Hosts Qatar got off the mark with a 2-1 win over Indonesia in Beach Volleyball 4×4 tournament at the ANOC World Beach Games.The first two sets were scrappy, but the visitors took their foot off the gas in the third and Qatar, featuring Olympian C…


ANOC World Beach Games to begin on Saturday

Doha, The first edition ANOC World Beach Games will begin on Saturday at the Cultural Village- Katara.HE President of Qatar Olympic Committee (QOC) Sheikh Joaan bin Hamad Al-Thani, ANOC Acting President Robin Mitchell, national Olympic committees chair…