The Qatari figure, the current president of PSG, had a career in the world of professional tennis before devoting himself to business.
Nasser Al-Khelaifi he was present at the Doha ATP 250 award ceremony for Medvedev’s victory. Lautaro Miranda collect to your account Twitter, LuckyLoserArg, Qatar’s history in tennis. The current president of Paris Saint-Germain is also the president of the Qatar Tennis Association and the Asian Association and played in many Davis Cup qualifiers. Actually, he is the second most prolific player about the country’s history in the competition.
He played 45 sets in the team competition, 12-31 in singles and 12-16 in doubles. In addition, he played two ATP tournaments, St Pölten 1996 and Doha 2002. His best ranking was number 995 in the world. Therefore, he is the second best player the country has ever had in the historic competition. However, one of those 31 losses went down in world tennis history as it had only happened 11 times before in the Open Era.
As part of the Group II tie between Taiwan and Qatar, Nasser faced Bing-Chao Lin in singles for the second point of the series. The Taiwanese tennis player defeated PSG’s current president 6-0, 6-0, 6-0. a fact left in history as only 11 tennis players had conceded this result before Qatar. The number has grown over the years, and at this point there are already 18 tennis players who have suffered defeat.
The match was played on April 2, 1999 in Kaohsiung, Taiwan. former player trying to develop tennis in his country away from his position in the federation and is always present at the award ceremonies of WTA and ATP events. He has currently created a new padel tennis circuit, Premier Padel, which brings together the best players on the planet.
Statistics Nasser Al-Khelaifi
- The best 995 ranking in the world
- Davis Cup singles record 12-31
- Davis Cup doubles record 12-16
- Two ATP tournaments were played, St Pölten 1996 and Doha 2002
Why was PSG’s president present at the Doha award ceremony?
Nasser Al-Khelaïfi was a professional tennis player, he is currently the president of the Qatar Association and the Asian Association and has a very special record.
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