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FIFA recommends plan to move Qatar World Cup to winter

The World Cup in Qatar keeps provoking outrage and breaking taboos...players and fans from 104-degree heat in Qatar's summer. But the decision angered...those same officials surprisingly chose Qatar in December 2010 despite the gas-rich...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-02-24/fifa-recommends-plan
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
Roger Federer tops No. 1 Novak Djokovic to repeat in Dubai

...Roddick (9,074) in cracking the 9,000 aces mark. QATAR OPEN: In Doha, Qatar, Fed Cup winner Lucie Safarova beat Victoria Azarenka...the Belarusian's attempt to clinch a record third Qatar Open title."It's an amazing feeling. I'm really...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-02-28/roger-federer-tops-no-1-novak-djo
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
Overtime

TennisVenus advances to semis in QatarIn Doha, Qatar, Venus Williams beat Agnieszka Radwanska for the second time...Thursday to line up two-time champion Victoria Azarenka in the Qatar Open semifinals.Williams, who defeated Rad wanska to reach...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-02-26/overtime
Overtime

...sixth-seeded Feliciano Lopez 3-6, 7-5, 6-3.? In Doha, Qatar, fourth-seeded Agnieszka Radwanska brushed aside Flavia Pennetta...Wednesday to set up a quarterfinal with Venus Williams in the Qatar Open.Radwanska, who lost to Williams in the fourth round...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-02-25/overtime
Overtime

...Berdych 6-0, 5-7, 6-4.Federer posted a 6-2, 6-1 win over Borna Coric.? In Doha, Qatar, Victoria Azarenka reached the final of the Qatar Open after recovering from one set down to beat Venus Williams 2-6, 6-2, 6-4.She will...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-02-27/overtime
Roger Federer says no to Davis Cup in 2015

...posted a 6-1, 6-2 win over wildcard James McGee, only the fourth Irishman to play in an ATP main draw event since 1990. QATAR TOTAL OPEN: In Doha, two-time champion Victoria Azarenka beat Angelique Kerber 6-0, 6-3 in the first round Monday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-02-23/roger-federer-says-n
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