Qatar 2023… continued the sporting momentum after the World Cup

Doha- Ahmed Youssef: Following its success in organizing the 2022 World Cup, Doha is preparing to host a number of local and international sporting events during the year 2023. And on Tuesday, the Qatar Olympic Committee announced, in a statement, which will host 81 tournaments, including 14 international and 23 international, in various sports in the new year. The first sporting events will arrive in 2023, with the Qatar Volleyball Association organizing the “King of the Court,” and then the Beach Volleyball Elite Finals that same month. Next February the Qatar Volleyball Association will organize the World Professional Volleyball Tour (Elite 16), while the Tennis, Squash and Badminton Association will organize the men’s open championship “Qatar ExxonMobil” and the women’s tennis “Qatar Total Energy Open”. tournament of the same month. World Championships 4 world championships will take place next March, in when Qatar will host the “World Cup of Artistic Gymnastics for equipment (men – women)”, while the Golf Federation will organize the 37th edition of the “Qatar World Open Championship for Amateur Golf”. The Archery, Bow and Arrow Federation will also host the ‘Doha 2023 World Cup Shooting Championship’, in addition to the Tennis, Squash and Badminton Association organizing the ‘Qatar Ooredoo Grand Paddle Championship’ in the same month. Global events continue in May, with the organizing committee hosting the ‘2023 World Judo Championships’ for this illustrious event at the Ali bin Hamad Al-Attiyah Hall. The Qatar Basketball Association is organizing the ‘3×3 Basketball World League’ and the Tennis Association is hosting the ‘Qatar Qterminal Classic Squash Championship’ at the Khalifa International Complex. Asian Events Qatar championships schedule for 2023 includes hosting 23 international championships, in in particular the “Longines World Tour” for show jumping champions, the “Paris 2024 Olympic Qualifying Tournament” for show jumping, the “28th Qatar International Table Tennis Tournament” Championships” and the “Commercial Bank Championship Qatar Masters 2023 Golf. Among the international tournaments organized by Qatar are the “Grand Prix Fencing Championship for Epee Weapons”, the “Qatar Grand Prix Championship (For Shotgun) 2023”, the “First Paddle Federation FIP Championship”, the “Diamond League Athletics Championship” and the “Qatar Open Championship”. Third for Taekwondo”, “Qatar International Open Hockey Championship” and “Qatar International Weightlifting Cup Grand Prix”. At the Asian level, the new year activities include 17 tournaments, including the preliminary qualifiers for the “Asia Cup 2025 Basketball” qualifiers, the “Qatar International Golf Championship” (one of round of the Asian Tour series for professional golf) and the “West Asian Athletics Championships for Men”. Doha will also host the “Asia Cup for Juniors Under the Age of 16 Basketball”, the “Asia Cup for Rugby Sevens”, the “West Asian Squash Championship for Men”, the “Asian Handball Qualifiers” for the Paris 2024 Olympic Games, and the “Asian Championship” for the exchange. Arab competitions In 2023, Qatar is preparing to host 4 championships at the Arab level, which are the “Doha Stars Artistic Gymnastics Championship”, the ”Arab Squash Championship (Individual and Team)”, the ”Arab Padel Championship” and the ”Arab Judo Championship”.At the Gulf level, Doha will host 5 tournaments in the new year, namely the “Ninth Sports Game for GCC Countries Universities and Higher Education – Qatar”, “Gulf Championship for Individuals and Teams for Squash”, “Gulf Championship for 3×3 Basketball Competitions” and “Gulf Championship”. for exchange” and the “GCC Championship for Billiards and Snooker”. Local Events The most important local events included in the sports league schedule for the year 2023 are the “Qatar Basketball Cup Final”, “State Sports Day”, “Challenge Championship (Cross Fit)”, “Qatar Olympic Committee Beach Championship” and “Qatar Olympic Committee Beach Championship” and “ Qatar Volleyball Cup Final”. Doha is organizing the “School Olympic Program Final”, “Emir Volleyball Cup Final”, “Qatar Handball Cup Final”, ” Emir’s Handball Cup Final” and “Emir’s Basketball Cup Final”. Doha is also preparing to organize the “Olympic Day”, the “Sports Excellence Awards Ceremony” and the “Flag Tour”, in addition to the “Final of His Highness the Amir Football Cup”, the “Qatar Football Cup Final” and the “Saif Al Amir Equestrian Show Jumping Championship”. And in 2022, Qatar managed to organize the first FIFA World Cup in the history of the Middle East and the Arab region, which ended with the coronation of Argentina on December 18, and was widely praised internationally. The “Qatar 2022 World Cup” is also in tops the list of the best World Cup of the 21st century, according to a poll conducted by the British Broadcasting Corporation “BBC”. (Anatolia)