Rayyan win cadets’ title

AL RAYYAN beat El Jaish 3-2 to win the Qatar League cadets’ crown at the Qatar Table Tennis Association Training Hall last week. 

  • ‘Table tennis can improve in Qatar’

    INTERNATIONAL Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) President Thomas Weikert, who was in Doha recently for the World Tour Platinum Qatar Open, praised Qatar’s modern infrastructure and exuded confidence that the country could host more major events in future.  

  • STRIKING A CORD!

    Qatar Table Tennis Association’s Technical Advisor Zlatko Cordas speaks about the success of ITTF World Tour Platinum Qatar Open.

  • Ma’s happy hunting ground

    CHINA’S Olympic champion Ma Long defended the ITTF World Tour Platinum Qatar Open men’s singles title in style, beating compatriot and No.2 seed Fan Zhendong 11-8, 11-8, 11-7, 5-11, 6-11, 11-4 in a gruelling final last Sunday. 

  • Zhang pulls out in quarterfinal

    WORLD No.4 Zhang Jike’s Qatar Open hopes ended in the quarterfinal when he gave Japan’s No.13 seed Koki Niwa a walkover after complaining of high fever.