TEAM QATAR WINS INAUGURAL WINTER CAMP BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT
The Qatar Olympic Committee (QOC) Team Qatar Winter Camp's first-ever 3x3 basketball tournament saw Team Qatar being announced as the winners. The hugely successful tournament saw eight teams compete across three weeks in the beachfront sports zone on Sealine Beach. Qatar beat Lebanon in a closely contested affair that finished 13-11, winning a prize of QR10,000 in the process. The camp welcomed different participating expat communities which showed great support for their respective teams. The president of Qatar's national basketball federation, Ahmed Al Muftah, was also present amongst the crowds to present the prizes to the winners. The tournament featured many of Doha's expat communities, including teams from Egypt, Jordan, Philippines (1) and Indonesia in Group A, while Group B included teams from Qatar, Philippines (2), Lebanon and India.