Qatar Airways and Qatar Duty Free (QDF) are proud sponsors of Qatar Total Open Tennis Tournament 2020 at the Khalifa International Tennis and Squash Complex in Doha. The tournament starts this Sunday, 23 February and runs until Saturday, 29 February.
23-year-old Ashleigh Barty from Australia, currently ranked world No 1 in singles by the Women’s Tennis Association, is leading the champions competing in the 2020 Qatar Total Open. She is joined by some of the world’s top players, including 27-year-old Karolina Pliskova from Czech Republic and Simona Halep, the 28-year-old from Romania who has twice been ranked world No 1 in singles in recent years.
Qatar Airways and QDF will host special booths in the Sponsors’ Village, offering all tournament attendees a taste of their world-renowned five star services. The Qatar Airways booth will feature an interactive green screen where guests can get their photos printed on stunning virtual backgrounds, while the QDF booth will feature a guessing game, offering participants the chance to win exciting prizes.
Qatar Airways Senior VP for Marketing and Corporate Communications, Salam Al Shawa said they are very proud of their extensive sports sponsorship portfolio. She said that through their global sponsorships that span a variety of sports including tennis, soccer and golf, they are ensuring that Qatar is established as a world-class venue for top global sports events.
Qatar was once a hidden gem. This is no longer true as the world now sees Qatar as a fantastic country. In addition to the beautiful weather, the world-class facilities available here in Doha, coupled with the warm Qatar hospitality, make it the perfect destination for a variety of world-class events.
QDF Vice President for Operations, Thabet Musleh, said that they are proud to be a key partner to one of the most high profile annual sporting events that takes place in Doha.
Tournament Director Saad Al Mohannadi, is also very happy with the support extended by Qatar Airways and Qatar Duty Free. He said that it has always been a pleasure to host each edition of Qatar Total Open, particularly with great support from partners and supporters of tennis in Qatar.