Doha Rocks Café encouraging sporting talent


With the chill almost over and the weather in Doha still fair, it’s ‘willow time’ for sports lovers. Gulf Star Group, owner of Doha Rocks Café, is throwing in their lot to boost these ‘willow warriors’, in keeping with its policy of encouraging young sporting talent from within the local community.

“Gulf Star Group has been giving utmost importance for encouraging sports activities across all its retail brands and divisions, as part of our CSR program,” said Naveed Abdulla, Business Director of Gulf Star Group.
As part of its CSR program, Gulf Star Group is partnering with one of Qatar’s leading cricket teams, Tusker, to launch the inaugural Doha Rocks Tusker in their show of might during the CCC Mercantile Cup and Qatar Riders Cup matches.

Gulf Star Group has partnered with Tusker for a full season which ends next year. On March 15 2017, Doha Rocks Café and Tusker officially launched the new “Doha Rocks Tusker” Jersey, which the team will be wearing for the entire season.

Sponsors, Doha Rocks Café, have been actively participating in sporting events in Qatar for the last several years including the recently held ExpatsSportEv’s Qatar National Sports Day 2017 competitions, Futsal Tournament by Real Sports. The fact, that it is partnering with one of Qatar’s leading cricket teams, Tusker, is a clear demonstration of its commitment of the Group’skeenness to enhance sports and healthy living as part of Qatar’s vision. In addition, Doha Rocks Cafe will be partnering in a few sports activities to be held this summer especially during Ramadan.

Founded in 2006, Tusker’s rise up the cricketing ranks has been dramatic. By 2012, the team was ranked among the top five in Qatar. In the last few years, Tusker has metamorphosed into a full-fledged professional team, having won numerous trophies during the last five seasons.

Founded in 1974, Doha Rocks Cafe is a coffeé lounge with three branches in Qatar: D Ring Road, Old Airport; Barwa Village and Beverly Hills Al Rayyan Clubhouse. With a flagship cafe in the Old Airport area, the cafe has a fun, casual and modern vibe with trendy, comfortable interiors and original murals on the wall depicting thepast and the present day.

Doha Rocks Cafe offers an array of juices and beverages, served by its skilled baristas.Its live Grill and Tandoor station, breakfast, lunch and dinner menus, in addition to the regular signature sandwiches, promise to win over even the most discerning palates.

Doha Rocks Café is Wi-Fi enabled and also the first café lounge to offer an online delivery service in Qatar.Its meeting rooms help you to relish a quick meal as you seal the deal.