The much-anticipated ninth edition of the Nad Al Sheba (NAS) Sports Tournament got underway on Saturday night with exciting duels in the NAS Padel Championship on the courts of Nad Al Sheba Sports Complex.
Saeed Mohammed Al Marri and Javier Garcia Lopez stormed into the quarters-finals as some exciting clashes took place in the Padel Championship on the third day of the Nad Al Sheba (NAS) Sports Tournament 2022.
Sheikha Madiya crossed the finish in one hour, 58 minutes and 36.89 seconds to edge past Farah Al Marri, who was close second, 0.6 seconds behind in 1:58:37.83, while Aisha Foolad came third in 1:58:38.42.
The first Padel Tennis Championship is hosted by the Sharjah Events website of Sharjah Government Media Bureau.
The Ajman Padel Tennis tournament concluded on Sunday after being held for a week. The tournament took place in special courts in Ajman that included the Padel Square, the Padel Long, and the Go Padel.
The organising committee of Nad Al Sheba Sports Tournament have added a GCC Men’s Team Championship to this year’s Padel event, which will take place at Nad Al Sheba Sports Complex in the Holy Month of Ramadan.
Omar Behrouzian and Abdullah Ahli outlasted Abdullah Al Hajji and Mohammed Abdullah 4-6, 6-3, 5-1, before Mohammed Al Janahi and Hamad Al Janahi triumphed 6-3, 2-6, 6-4 against Jaber Al Mutawa and Mohammed Al Kaanji.
Organised by UAE Padel Association (UAEPA) in collaboration with Dubai Sports Council and Dubai Department of Economy & Tourism (DET), the DP World Padel Championship will take place at the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Stadium.
Padel sport is dominated by Spaniards and Argentines at the top of the professional ranks. The two powerhouses of the game squared off in a pulsating men's final of the DP World Padel Championships at the jam-packed Dubai Duty Free Tennis Stadium on Saturday night.
Matar Mohammed Al Tayer, Vice Chairman of the Dubai Sports Council, hailed Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Executive Council of Dubai, for his patronage of the DP World Padel Championship.