Rashed Nawaf wins Kungens Kanna and Drottningens Pris Tournament

Stockholm, Qatar’s Rashed Nawaf claimed the title of Kungens Kanna and Drottningens Pris Tennis Tournament for Juniors under 14 years held in Stockholm, Sweden recently.

In the final match, Rashed Nawaf Qatar defeated Russia’s Yaroslav Demin 6-1 6-0 to be first Qatari players to win this tournament in its 119 years history.

In his route to the final, Nawaf defeated Nicolas Philibert of Great Britain 6-2 6-4 in the first round, then he edged past Croatia’s Patrik Jurina 6-4 6-2 in the second round.

In the third round, Nawaf stunned Albert Saar of Sweden 6-2 6-2 before beating Maxim Zhukov in the quarterfinals

In the semifinals, Nawaf defeated Serbia’s Aleksa Pisaric 7-5 4-6 6-1.

Source: Qatar Olympic Committee