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Vodafone 5G network to cover the Aspire Beach Volleyball Cup

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Vodafone Qatar announced that it is the official telecommunications sponsor of the Aspire Beach Volleyball Cup taking place from November 12-15, 2019 at the Al Gharafa Sports Club. As part of the sponsorship, Vodafone Qatar’s world-class 5G GigaNet network will cover the event that will allow organisers, participants and fans to capture and share all the highlights.
Organised by the Qatar Volleyball Association, the Aspire Beach Volleyball Cup is the fourth stop on the 2019-2020 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour Calendar before Olympic qualifying for the Tokyo 2020 Summer Games.
Men’s teams from 20 countries including 3 teams from Qatar will compete with thousands of fans expected to attend the tournament to cheer on their favourite teams.
Mohamed Mohsin al Yafei, Head of Public Sector, Vodafone Qatar, said “We’re excited to be involved in the Aspire Beach Volleyball Cup and to support Qatar’s outstanding role in hosting international sports tournaments. The incredibly fast speeds and ultra-low latency that 5G technology delivers, will increasingly form a large part of delivering an unforgettable fan experience during major tournaments when seamless connectivity is expected that allows many people to share a massive number of videos, pictures and messages with people online.”
Ali Ghanem al Kuwari, President of the QVA, said “We’re delighted to partner with Vodafone Qatar that has a long history of supporting sports in the country. As an Association, we are always looking for ways to enhance the tournaments we host and the opportunity to have the Aspire Beach Volleyball Cup covered by 5G will set the precedent for future volleyball tournaments globally.”