His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani visited Khalifa International Stadium and Aspire Zone on Wednesday where was briefed on the preparations to host the IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019, which will be held from September 27 to October 6.

The Amir also listened to a brief explanation about the ongoing preparations. He then toured various facilities and areas designated to serve the participants and visitors of the tournament, including the external tour areas, the entry areas of players and manpower and the centres designated for media, issuing permits and volunteers.

The Amir was accompanied by HE Sheikh Joaan bin Hamad al-Thani, President of Qatar Olympic Committee and Chairman of Higher Organising Committee of IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019, and a number of officials of the committee.

Source: QNA