Maqdis in Fu­tures Pro­fes­sion­als tennis q-fi­nals

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KUWAIT: Kuwait Tennis Na­tional Team player Ab­dal­lah Maqdis reached the quar­ter fi­nals of the sin­gles in the Fu­tures Pro­fes­sion­als In­ter­na­tional Cham­pi­onship 2016 be­ing held un­der the pa­tron­age of Sheikh Ah­mad Al-Jaber Al-Ab­dal­lah Al-Sabah at the Kuwait Tennis Fed­er­a­tions Courts at Yar­mouk Club. The tour­na­ment will con­tinue un­til Novem­ber 20 un­der the su­per­vi­sion of the In­ter­na­tional Tennis Fed­er­a­tion, with a large num­ber of tennis in­ter­na­tional pro­fes­sion­als par­tic­i­pat­ing.

Maqdis de­feated Italy’s Michael Longo 6-4, 6-1, and in his ear­lier match he de­feated Swiss Arya Maratchi 6-2, 7-6 Maqdis will meet Bri­tain’s Markos Wil­lis, who is seeded fourth in the tour­na­ment.

Pres­i­dent of Kuwait and Arab Tennis Fed­er­a­tions Sheikh Ah­mad Al-Jaber con­grat­u­lated Maqdis on his win and the level he dis­played in the tour­na­ment. He also thanked Yar­mouk Sport Club for its contribution to the suc­cess of the tour­na­ment.

This is the third tour­na­ment among three tour­na­ments in three weeks that make up the Kuwait fu­tures tour­na­ment this year, be­ing held un­der to­tal spon­sor­ship by the Public Author­ity for Sports.

Ab­dal­lah Maqdis

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