5th Qatar ITF Futures 2014 gets underway
11 Dec 2014
The 5th Qatar ITF Futures gets underway on December 8, 2014, at the Khalifa International Tennis and Squash Complex.

There are nearly 35 players participating in this tournament from different countries around the world in the singles and doubles main draws. They are competing in this ITF Pro Circuit series event with the aim of increasing their ATP ranking points and winning its singles and doubles titles.

This event also features 4 players from the Qatar national team who have received wildcards into the event, including brothers Abdulla, Issa, Moussa Shannan and Ali Al-Saygh.

Saad Al Mohannadi, the QTF Executive Director and the ITF Futures Tournament Director said, “I hope that Qatari players take advantage of this new tournament to achieve better results than what they had done in the past futures tournament.”

He added, “The QTF’s strategy in holding this series of Futures tournaments is to give the Qatari players more experience and expand the popularity of tennis in Qatar.”