Qatar Airways congratulates: Final of the women’s tennis tournament


Qatar Airways and Qatar Duty Free, sponsors of the Qatar Total Open 2016, congratulated Carla Suárez Navarro, winner of the annual women’s international tennis tournament, held at the Khalifa International Tennis and Squash Complex in Doha, after an exciting final match held on February 27.

Part of the Women’s Tennis Association Championships, the Qatar Total Open 2016 drew spectators from Doha and around the world, who came to watch the tennis world’s elite compete for the coveted title. The tournament this year featured seven of the world’s top 10 singles female tennis players, including Angelique Kerber, Simona Halep, Agnieszka Radwanska, Garbiñe Muguruza, Petra Kvitova, Belinda Bencic and Lucie Safarova.

Qatar Airways Group Chief Executive, His Excellency Mr. Akbar Al Baker, commented: “Qatar Airways congratulates Carla Suárez Navarro on her win at the Qatar Total Open 2016 and we look forward to welcoming her back to Doha next year to defend her title.

“As one of the world’s leading airlines, I am proud of our close alignment with high-profile sporting partnerships, both in Doha and around the globe. By partnering with key sports sponsorships such as the Qatar Total Open, we reflect the values of sports as a means of bringing people together, something that is at the core of our own brand message – Going Places Together