Ferrer claims 22nd title

2015-01-10 19:07

David Ferrer made a heartening start to the new season by winning the Qatar Open title, defeating Tomas Berdych.

Nadal comeback ends in loss

2015-01-07 08:00

Rafa Nadal's season got off to a miserable start in the Qatar Open first round with a defeat by German journeyman Michael Berrer.

Halep outclasses Kerber

2014-02-16 19:43

Romanian Simona Halep has recorded an impressive win over German Angelique Kerber to win the Qatar Open title.

Li Na slumps to shock defeat

2014-02-13 19:39

Li Na's eagerly-awaited return to action has ended in a bewildering loss to a qualifier in the third round of the Qatar Open.

Venus wins opener in Doha

2014-02-10 21:22

Venus Williams has made a winning start to the Qatar Open which brought back great memories at a familiar venue.

Nadal sets up Monfils clash

2014-01-04 11:16

World number one Rafa Nadal will face Frenchman Gael Monfils in the final of the Qatar Open after defeating Peter Gojowczyk.

Murray beaten by Mayer

2014-01-01 20:53

Wimbledon champion Andy Murray started the new year with a setback when he was beaten by Florian Mayer at the Qatar Open.

Serena confirmed as No 1

2013-02-18 13:51

Serena Williams has been confirmed as the world number one despite her defeat against Victoria Azarenka in the Qatar Open.

Serena v Azarenka in final

2013-02-16 20:54

Serena Williams downed Maria Sharapova to reach the Qatar Open final and will tackle Victoria Azarenka for the title.

Serena becomes oldest No 1

2013-02-16 08:54

Serena Williams was in tears in Qatar after she became the oldest woman to hold the WTA Tour's world number one ranking.

Love is 'all around me'

2013-02-15 07:16

Maria Sharapova sounded like the most prolific romantic of all the female tennis players on Valentine's Day.

Double bagel win for Azarenka

2013-02-14 19:38

Victoria Azarenka stormed into the Qatar Open quarter-finals with a ruthless 6-0, 6-0 triumph American Christina McHale.

Serena edges towards top spot

2013-02-12 22:13

Serena Williams is close to becoming world No 1 for the first time in two-and-a-half years after reaching the third round in Qatar.

Azarenka to better her image?

2013-02-10 18:13

Victoria Azarenka's tennis-playing stock has never been higher, but further repairs to her image may be appropriate this week.

Davydenko sets up Ferrer duel

2013-01-03 21:33

Russia's Nikolay Davydenko has set a semi-final duel with top seeded Spaniard David Ferrer at the Qatar Open in Doha.

Monfils downs Kohlschreiber

2013-01-02 20:57

Gael Monfils, who is seeking to resurrect his career after a knee injury, upset Philipp Kohlschreiber at the Qatar Open in Doha.

Gasquet targets Grand Slams

2012-12-30 17:14

Talented French tennis player Richard Gasquet is hoping he can finally live up to his great potential in Grand Slams in 2013.

Azarenka sweeps into quarters

2012-02-16 19:27

Victoria Azarenka swept into the quarter-finals of the WTA Qatar Open with a swift demolition of Romanian Simona Halep.

Wozniacki ousted in Doha

2012-02-15 19:03

Caroline Wozniacki has squandered three match points before being knocked out of the Qatar Open by Lucie Safarova.

Kerber keeps winning form

2012-02-14 17:48

Germany's Angelique Kerber carried her good form into Doha by upsetting ninth seeded Sabine Lisicki in the first round.

Tsonga triumphs in Qatar

2012-01-08 11:14

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga defied treacherous conditions to defeat French compatriot Gael Monfils to win the 20th edition of the Qatar Open.

Federer, Nadal stay on course

2012-01-06 07:24

Roger Federer and Rafa Nadal need to clear only one more hurdle before setting up a tantalising final showdown at the Qatar Open.

Tsonga reaches Qatar semis

2012-01-05 16:54

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga has reached the Qatar Open semi-finals for the second year in a row after brushing aside unseeded Albert Ramos.

Tsonga survives tough test

2012-01-03 19:05

Frenchman Jo-Wilfried Tsonga laboured to a first-round victory at the Qatar Open, defeating wildcard Malek Jaziri in three sets.

Nadal crashes out in Qatar

2011-01-07 19:51

Rafael Nadal was knocked out of the Qatar Open by defending champion Nikolay Davydenko, who will face Roger Federer in the final.


Doubles win boosts Nadal

2015-01-10 10:20

Rafael Nadal feels more confident about the Australian Open after winning the doubles title at the Qatar Open with Juan Monaco.

Djokovic tests fitness in doubles

2015-01-04 18:42

Novak Djokovic will start the 2015 ATP World tour season by playing doubles to determine whether he is fit enough.

Kvitova blown away in Doha

2014-02-14 20:01

Petra Kvitova became the latest to be blown away as a mighty storm of seeding upsets continued at the Qatar Open.

Tough restart for Li Na

2014-02-12 18:39

Li Na's return after the Australian Open has brought her a surprisingly hard fight and a struggle against difficult conditions.

Na: I can do better still

2014-02-10 18:39

Li Na, who won her second Grand Slam title at the Australian Open, believes that her best is yet to come.

Nadal digs in to oust Gulbis

2014-01-03 07:26

World No 1 Rafael Nadal showed his trademark grit and determination as he reached the semi-finals of the Qatar Open.

Berdych toppled by Karlovic

2013-12-31 07:15

Czech Tomas Berdych started the new season with an immediate shock when he lost to Croatia's Ivo Karlovic in Doha.

Azarenka floors Serena

2013-02-17 20:06

Victoria Azarenka has retained her Qatar Open title after defeating new world No 1 Serena Williams in the final.

Azarenka into Qatar Open final

2013-02-16 18:56

Victoria Azarenka impressively achieved her 13th successive win of 2013 to carry her defence of the Qatar Open title into the final.

Sharapova into Qatar semis

2013-02-15 17:36

Maria Sharapova has advanced to the semi-finals of the Qatar Open by beating former U.S. Open champion Samantha Stosur.

Serena closes in on top spot

2013-02-14 22:04

Serena Williams needs only one more win to become world number one for the first time in two-and-a-half years.

Azarenka breezes past Oprandi

2013-02-13 20:19

Victoria Azarenka began her bid for back-to-back titles for the second event in a row with a victory over Romina Oprandi in Doha.

Wozniacki, Ivanovic advance

2013-02-11 22:31

Former No 1-ranked Caroline Wozniacki and Ana Ivanovic eased into the second round of the Qatar Open with straight-set victories.

Gasquet wins Qatar title

2013-01-05 20:15

Richard Gasquet, raised hopes of a climb towards the top five during 2013 with a win over Nikolay Davydenko in the Qatar Open final.

Brands stuns Monfils in Doha

2013-01-03 18:53

Daniel Brands, a little-known German qualifier ranked outside the world's top 150 has upset Frenchman Gael Monfils in Doha.

Davydenko into Qatar quarters

2013-01-02 17:06

Nikolay Davydenko has reached the quarter-finals of the Qatar Open after beating fellow Russian Mikhail Youzhny.

Azarenka wins Qatar Open

2012-02-19 18:43

Top-ranked Victoria Azarenka of Belarus shook off a lingering ankle injury to win the Qatar Open, routing Sam Stosur of Australia.

Radwanska into Qatar quarters

2012-02-16 17:09

Poland's Agnieszka Radwanska advanced to the quarter-finals of the WTA Qatar Open after defeating America's Varvara Lepchenko.

Zvonareva limps out in Doha

2012-02-15 17:23

Defending champion Vera Zvonareva has limped out of the Qatar Open with a left hip injury midway through her second round match.

Ivanovic cruises in Qatar

2012-02-13 18:24

Serbia's Ana Ivanovic has advanced to the second round of the Qatar Open when her opponent Carla Suarez Navarro quit.

Monfils sends Nadal packing

2012-01-07 11:04

Frenchman Gael Monfils stunned Rafael Nadal in the semi-finals of the Qatar Open to set up a final against compatriot Jo-Wilfried Tsonga.

Federer stutters into semis

2012-01-05 18:46

Defending champion Roger Federer has struggled past Italy's Andreas Seppi to reach the semi-finals of the Qatar Open in Doha.

Nadal, Federer ease through

2012-01-04 18:45

Roger Federer and Rafa Nadal kept on course for a meeting in the final as both eased into the quarter-finals of the Qatar Open.

Federer clinches Qatar Open

2011-01-08 20:31

Roger Federer has begun his season in formidable fashion by defeating holder Nikolay Davydenko to win the Qatar Open.

Federer reaches Qatar final

2011-01-07 18:36

Roger Federer has reached his seventh final in nine tournaments with a win over Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in the Qatar Open.

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