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  1. BriefsRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 28 | Fiji Times

    ... European competition since they won the 1985 Cup Winners' Cup. DOHA - Lucie Safarova breezed through to her first ever Qatar Open final, comprehensively beating Carla Suarez Navarro in straight sets yesterday. Left-hander Safarova won 6-3 6-2 in a ...

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  2. Lucie Safarova beats Azarenka to win the Qatar OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | USA Today

    Lucie Safarova beats Azarenka to win the Qatar Open Lucie Safarova beat Victoria Azarenka in straight sets, 6-4, 6-3 to clinch the Qatar Open on Saturday. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1Bqrz9z Lucie Safarova of the Czech Republic kisses the winner's trophy after her victory against Victoria Azarenka of Belarus during the final of the WTA Qatar Ladies Tennis Open in Doha, Qatar.

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  3. Safarova sees off Azarenka for Qatar titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Lucie Safarova continued her fine start to 2015 by claiming her first ever victory over Victoria Azarenka to win the Qatar Open title in Doha. Lucie Safarova of the Czech Republic returns the ball to Victoria Azarenka of Belarus in the final of the women's singles Qatar Open tennis tournament in Doha, Feb 28, 2015.

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  4. Safarova beats Azarenka to win the Qatar OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Daily Herald

    ... wild card Azarenka's 14-match winning streak in Doha and also foiled the Belarusian's attempt to clinch a record third Qatar Open title. Contesting their first final of the season, Safarova broke Azarenka in the very first game and asserted her ...

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  5. Qatar Stars League: Al Jaish Defeats Al Sailiya 3-1Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | The Peninsula

    DOHA: Al Jaish defeated Al Sailiya on Saturday 3-1, in the final match of the 19th week of Qatar Stars League. Romarinho opened the scoring in the 4th from the spot kick.

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  6. Azarenka takes down Venus Williams for 1st time at Qatar Open; on to finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | The China Post

    Victoria Azarenka defeated Venus Williams for the first time on Friday, rallying for a 2-6, 6-2, 6-4 victory to reach the final at the Qatar Open. A two-time champion in Doha, Azarenka made adjustments in the second set and took a 5-1 lead in the third.

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  7. Rio de Janeiro (Ap) - Brazilian swimmer Joao Gomes Jr. has been...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    Brazilian swimmer Joao Gomes Jr. has been banned for six months for a "doping rule violation" by swimming's world governing body FINA. Gomes tested positive for a banned diuretic at the short-course world championships in December in Doha, Qatar.

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  8. European clubs should just accept a winter World CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Al Jazeera

    Indisputably the most entertaining, popular and money-spinning football league in the world, the world does not, it seems, revolve around it. Fresh from a remarkable UK television deal worth $8bn, the EPL has been told it must fit in with the Qatar 2022 World Cup in November and December .

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  9. Fifth time lucky for AzarenkaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Ananova

    Victoria Azarenka defeated Venus Williams for the first time in her career to reach the final of the Qatar Total Open in Doha on Friday night. Azarenka had never taken a set off Williams in their four previous meetings, but recovered from a set down to win 2-6 6-2 6-4 in two hours and 18 minutes at Khalifa Tennis Complex.

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  10. Qatar Condemns Israeli Settlers' Burning of Muslim, Christian SanctitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | The Peninsula

    DOHA: The State of Qatar has strongly condemned the two incidents in which a West Bank mosque in Bethlehem and a Greek Orthodox church building in Occupied Jerusalem were burnt down. In a statement issued on Friday, the Foreign Ministry stressed that such criminal acts contradict with all human principles and divine laws, and constitute a serious violation of all international norms and laws.

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  11. Emir: Qatar wants a stable Egypt despite the differencesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | The Peninsula

    ... beginning of his speech, HH the Emir welcomed the attendees and praised the partnership relations between the State of Qatar and the Georgetown University , where HH the Emir described them as an example of long-term strategic educational ...

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  12. Safarova Ascends Over Azarenka To Win Doha TitleRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 28 | Tennis Now

    Lucie Safarova won the biggest title of her career in Doha by defeating former event winner Victoria Azarenka. Photo Credit: Francois Nei/Getty At the Qatar Total Open in Doha, the week and the title belonged not to a former champion but to a veteran playing some of the best tennis of her career.

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  13. Cairoli Lights Up Sidi Boots for MXGP OpenerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Motorcycle USA

    ... purposes. See our Privacy Policy . With the first night time race in the season on the Losail track in Doha, Qatar, the 2015 motocross World Championship series is officially getting underway. In addition to firing up the fans and mixing it up on ...

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  14. 2022 World Cup in Qatar faces heat over ... everythingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | CBC News

    Fans watch a football match in Doha, Qatar. The 2022 World Cup tournament has been dogged by charges of corruption in the bid process, and over the country's labour practices.

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  15. Azarenka targets third Qatar Open titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Iol.co.za

    "Venus was kicking my butt left and right and I didn't know what to do. In the second set I took control," said Azarenka, , who fired 36 winners in the two hour, eighteen minute battle which was watched among others by former England football captain David Beckham.

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  16. Azarenka beats Venus Williams for 1st time at Qatar OpenRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | Tribune-Chronicle

    Victoria Azarenka defeated Venus Williams for the first time on Friday, rallying for a 2-6, 6-2, 6-4 victory to reach the final at the Qatar Open. A two-time champion in Doha, Azarenka made adjustments in the second set and took a 5-1 lead in the third.

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  17. Blatter weighs in on Qatar World Cup final dateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | ABC News

    FIFA president Sepp Blatter says the World Cup final in Qatar in 2022 should be played no later than December 18. Blatter, who has arrived in Northern Ireland for this weekend's International Football Association Board meeting, says he will propose the idea to the FIFA executive committee when it meets next month. "The World Cup will not go on until the 23rd, definitely not, we have to stop at the 18th," Blatter said.

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  18. Another Putin opponent dies violentlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Daily Kos

    ... in London. He was subsequently elected to the Russian parliament That's not an isolated incident. A court in Qatar convicted two Russian agents in 2004 of murdering the former president of Chechnya, Zelimkhan Yandarbiyev with a car bomb in Doha. The ...

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  19. Art news in briefRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Tehran Times

    TEHRAN A festival of Iranian and Qatari children's friendship will be held in Doha from March 1 to 5, Iran's Islamic Culture and Relations Organization announced on Wednesday. Iranian ambassador to Qatar Mohammad-Javad Asayesh, Qatari Minister of Culture, Arts and Heritage Hamad bin Abdul Aziz al-Kuwari, and some officials from the Qatari Supreme Council of Education have been invited to the opening ceremony of the festival, which has been organized by ICRO.

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  20. Halal Qatar festival begins todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | The Peninsula

    DOHA: The fourth annual Halal Qatar festival which opens today at the southern part of Katara, will see 450 contestants from the GCC taking part in four categories. The festival aims to revive and introduce ancestors' nomadic culture and tradition to the new generation and continues until March 9. "The festival aims to link the past with the present, remember the life of the Bedouins and leave an imprint of this significant aspect of our culture in the minds of the new generation," said Dr Khalid bin Ibrahim Al Sulaiti, General Manager, Katara.

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