Qatar Total Open

Kvitova Now A Two-Time Doha Champion

DOHA/WASHINGTON, March 6, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) For the second time in three years, Petra Kvitova and Garbiñe Muguruza met in the title match to decide the WTA’s Qatar Total Open singles championship. Unlike in 2018, when Kvitova fought back […]

Consistency Is Key To Kvitova’s Doha Success

DOHA/WASHINGTON, March 5, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) Coming into the semifinal round of the WTA 500 Qatar Total Open, the last four left competing in Doha included three Top 20 players – all former Grand Slam champions – and an […]

Fighting Pain, Azarenka Wills Way To Doha Win

DOHA/WASHINGTON, March 4, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) Victoria Azarenka remained undefeated (4-0) against World No. 5 and top seed Elina Svitolina, but this time it wasn’t easy. The two-time Doha champion fought through physical pain in her back the entire […]

Absolute Battle Goes To Muguruza In Doha

DOHA/WASHINGTON, March 3, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) On a mostly clear, warm (21º C) late-winter evening in Doha, along the Persian Gulf, a championship-calibre match between two Top 20 stars broke out at on Center Court of the Khalifa International […]

In The Key Of Victory, Keys Wins In Tour Return

DOHA/WASHINGTON, March 2, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) In her first match since losing in the first round at Roland Garros five months ago, American Madison Keys‘s return to the WTA tour was a successful one at the Qatar Total Open […]

Kontaveit Sharp In Fast Win Over Brady At Doha

DOHA/WASHINGTON, March 1, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) Five former Grand Slam champions were featured during Monday’s opening day of the WTA 500 Qatar Total Open in Doha. There was plenty of marquee value to start the new month in the […]

Qatar Total Open Wild Cards Announced

DOHA, February 22, 2021 (QTA Press Release) With one week to the Qatar Total Open 2021, the numbers of stars confirmed for the WTA Tour Premier event has continued to grow with Tunisia’s Ons Jabeur, the first Arab woman to […]

Qatar Total Open Draw Ceremony To Be Held Virtually

DOHA, February 19, 2021 (QTF Press Release) As parts of the measures taken to ensure all participants’ health and safety, the draw ceremony of the Qatar Total Open 2021 will be held virtually on February 27th. The media and all […]

Nine Of World’s Top-10 Confirmed For Qatar Total Open 2021

DOHA, February 8, 2021 (QTF Press Release) Tennis lovers are in for a splendid time as nine of the World’s top-ten players have confirmed their participation at this year’s Qatar Total Open to be held from March 1 to 6 […]

Sabalenka Powers Her Way To Doha Title

DOHA, March 1, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) As Petra Kvitova and Aryna Sabalenka squared off in their WTA Premier 5 title match at the Qatar Total Open in Doha Saturday evening, the 11th-ranked Czech star arrived on Centre Court at […]