The 2019/20 PSA Men’s World Championships are set to begin on Friday the 8th November at the Khalifa International Tennis and Squash Complex, and will run until the 15th of November.
With a total prize-money of $335,000, the event will feature 63 players from 24 countries, including the 55 highest ranked players and eight wild card entrants.
Defending champion and World No.1 Ali Farag was set to lead the array of world class players, which includes two other former world champions – 2017 champion Mohamed El Shorbagy and 2016 winner Karim Abdel Gawad, however Farag was forced to pull out of the championship after sadly suffering a family bereavement.
Commenting on the tournament's development, Tournament Director Tariq Zainal said;
“We are delighted to announce the start of online sales of tickets for this prestigious tournament. We are extremely proud to host another edition of the prestigious PSA Men’s World Championships. It is a great privilege to welcome the world’s top players as well as fans of the beautiful game of squash to Doha once again.
“Doubtlessly, all lovers of the game are in for a good time as all arrangements have been made to ensure the tournament is one of the best so far. We believe it will be an exciting time for all participants as the best of squash is witnessed inside the beautiful courts of the Khalifa International Tennis & Squash Complex.
We are looking forward to seeing the fans troop out in large numbers to enjoy this amazing
The online sales of tickets for the 2019/20 PSA Men’s World Championships went live on the 27th of October 2019 on the federation’s official website – www.qatarsquash.org/psatickets. Tickets will also be available soon onsite at the Khalifa International Tennis & Squash Complex. The first five days will be free entry, and the final three days will be ticketed.