Qatar out of Rio’s Beach Volleyball After Losing to Russia in 2nd Round

Rio de Janeiro, – Qatar’s beach volleyball team crashed out of the second round of the Rio de Janeiro Olympics after losing 2-0 to Russia twice coming down on the losing side in each game with a score line of 21-13.

The Qatari players, Cherif Younousse and Jefferson Pereira, had some great performances in Qatar’s first Olympic participation in beach volleyball.

The Maroon played in Pool F alongside Spain, Austria and the United States, losing against the latter before overcoming Spain and Island 2-1 in both matches.

Source: Qatar News Agency