FIVB Beach Volleyball Qatar Open back in Doha

QATAR OPEN 2016 | 4 – 8 APRIL 2016

The second and last tournament for men only on the 2016 portion of the 2015/2016 FIVB Beach Volleyball Calendar, Doha, Qatar will present the FIVB Qatar Open on April 4-8. It will be the third straight year that Qatar has hosted a FIVB World Tour event in Doha.

The 2015 FIVB Qatar Open, held November 9-13, was one of three events in 2015 part of the 2015/2016 FIVB World Tour, which features two events in Doha in the same season.

Winning the gold medal in last November’s event was Germany’s Markus Böckermann/Lars Flüggen, marking the second straight year that the event was won by a team from Germany. The United States claimed both silver and the bronze medals in November as USA’s Phil Dalhausser/Nick Lucena duo was second and third was USA’s John Hyden/Tri Bourne.