Qatar outlines its cricket ambitions

Doha recently held two women's cricket events and organisers are planning bigger tournaments.

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    Qatar is not known for its cricket - be it hosting or participating.

    But with a cricket-starved population, the State is now looking to bring the sport to the region and hold major events.

    Doha recently held two women's cricket events - the ODI tournament won by South Africa with Pakistan taking the T20 honours - and the plans don't stop there.

    The organisers want to bring the men's sides to Doha. Robin Adams reports from the West End International Cricket Stadium in Doha...

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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