Ooredoo is official partner for Mindsports Championships
Ooredoo has today announced that it will be the Official Partner of the fourth edition of the Mindsports World Championships taking place in Qatar this year, as part of the Qatar Summer Festival 2017.
The event, which will be held at the Doha Exhibition and Convention Centre from 19 to 27 August, is expected to attract some 1,500 mindsports enthusiasts from over 40 different countries.
The championships comprise a multitude of events, including the six headline mindsports: Scrabble, Chess, Go, Bridge, Backgammon and e-Sports. Players can register now on www.msawc2017.com, where they can see the list of prizes up for grabs, including Apple technology contributed by Ooredoo.
Talking about the sponsorship, Manar Khalifa al-Muraikhi, Director of PR and Corporate Communications, Ooredoo, said: “Ooredoo is proud to sponsor this important event, not only to attract more visitors from across the world to our country, but to help integrate Qatari culture, which has a huge tradition of mindsports, with the next-generation of players. We encourage everyone to attend the championships and thank the event’s host, Qatar Tourism Authority, for once again partnering with Ooredoo.”
Confirmed participants of the 4th Mindsports World Championships include Chess Grand Masters, such as Keith Arkell from the UK and Tamas Fodor of Hungary. Both will be aiming for the Champion’s status in the main five-day Chess event.
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