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Four golfers tied for lead in Qatar Masters

DOHA, Qatar - Branden Grace and Bernd Wiesberger birdied their last holes to keep a share of the lead after the third round at the Qatar Masters on Friday.Marc Warren and Emil iano Grillo would have stood alone atop the leaderboard with 13-under-par...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-01-23/four-golfers-tied-lead-qatar
Three tied for lead in European Tour's Qatar Masters

DOHA, Qatar - Bernd Wiesberger birdied his last hole to join South Africans Branden Grace and George Coetzee on top of the Qatar Masters leaderboard after the second round Thursday.Wiesberger's 6-under-par 66 included four consecutive birdies...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-01-22/three-tied-lead-european-tou
Late eagle lifts Branden Grace to European Tour victory

DOHA, Qatar - Branden Grace made a decisive eagle on the 16th to win the Qatar Masters on Saturday by one stroke and clinch his sixth European Tour title.The South African shot a final round 6-under 66 for an overall 19-under 269 to hold...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-01-24/late-eagle-lifts-branden-gra
Qatar forfeits women's basketball game in protest over hijab ruling

INCHEON, South Korea - Qatar basketballers forfeited a women's game...still waiting for clarifications."Qatar is scheduled to play Nepal today, leaving...shooting, track and field and football.A Qatar sports official and activist, identified...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-09-24/qatari-forfeits-womens-basketball
Ex-Augusta State star Patrick Reed plans to be aggressive during title defense at Humana Challenge

...year of my career," Mickelson said on his Web site. "It was a bad year statistically in all areas." QATAR MASTERS: In Doha, Qatar, Oliver Fisher carded eight birdies in the first round to take a one-shot lead Wednesday.The Englishman's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-01-21/ex-augusta-state-star-patric
Rafael Nadal isn't confident in his chances at Australian Open

...despite his subsequent absence, he finished 2014 in the top three for the ninth time in a decade.Nadal's season opener at the Qatar Open earlier this month, where he lost in the first round to a qualifier, didn't help his morale. He's the first to admit...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-01-17/rafael-nadal-isnt-co
FIFA vows unity is back in government

...hold the next two World Cups in Russia and Qatar won't be revoked and the governing body...2018 and 2022 tournaments in Russia and Qatar and the December 2010 vote that sent the...independent body to be created to ensure that Qatar tackles widely documented labor abuses...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-12-19/fifa-vows-unity-back
FIFA VP Issa Hayatou denies allegations of corruption in Qatar's World Cup bid

...treatment and other favors for backing Qatar as host of the 2022 World Cup in a vote...trips and other gifts and favors to support Qatar's ultimately successful World Cup bid...won right to host the 2018 World Cup and Qatar the 2022 tournament.Among the denials...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-06-02/fifa-vp-issa-hayatou
Overtime

...parted ways in October. TennisDjokovic is upset in Qatar quartersIn Doha, Qatar, top-ranked Novak Djokovic was upset by Ivo Karlovic...6-4 while playing through a sandstorm in the Qatar Open quarterfinals.Karlovic beat Djokovic when they...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-01-08/overtime
Overtime

...a drug treatment center. TennisNadal defeated in Qatar openerIn Doha, Qatar, defending champion Rafael Nadal was ushered to the...cruised through his first match of the season at the Qatar Open on Tuesday.The second-seeded Nadal was upset...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-01-06/overtime