The Qatar ExxonMobil Open is taking place at the Khalifa International Tennis & Squash Complex March 8-13. The international tournament brings players from the United States, Qatar, and around the world. 

Ambassador Greta C. Holtz, Chargé d’Affaires at the U.S. Embassy in Doha, and American Tennis player Taylor Fritz held a virtual press conference following Taylor’s win on March 8. Topics of discussion included the impact of COVID on tournaments, the upcoming FIFA World Cup, and sports as a vehicle for empowerment.