Beach volleyball stars boycott Qatar tournament over bikini ban

  • Karla Borger says bikinis necessary due to heat on court
  • Player questions if Qatar is a suitable host nation

German beach volleyball stars Karla Borger and Julia Sude have said they will boycott a tournament in Qatar because it is “the only country” where players are forbidden from wearing bikinis on court.

“We are there to do our job, but are being prevented from wearing our work clothes,” Borger told radio station Deutschlandfunk on Sunday. “This is really the only country and the only tournament where a government tells us how to do our job – we are criticising that.”

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