Qatar at the 2020 Summer Olympics

Qatar is scheduled to compete at the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo from 24 July to 9 August 2020. It will be the nation's tenth consecutive appearance at the Summer Olympics.

Qatar at the
2020 Summer Olympics
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NOCQatar Olympic Committee (in English and Arabic)
in Tokyo, Japan
Competitors7 in 3 sports
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)


Qatari athletes achieved the entry standards, either by qualifying time or by world ranking, in the following track and field events (up to a maximum of 3 athletes in each event):[1][2]

  • Note–Ranks given for track events are within the athlete's heat only
  • Q = Qualified for the next round
  • q = Qualified for the next round as a fastest loser or, in field events, by position without achieving the qualifying target
  • NR = National record
  • N/A = Round not applicable for the event
  • Bye = Athlete not required to compete in round

Track & road events
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Abubaker Haydar Abdalla Men's 800 m
Abderrahman Samba Men's 400 m hurdles
Field events
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Distance Position Distance Position
Mutaz Essa Barshim Men's high jump


Qatar fielded a squad of three equestrian riders into the Olympic team jumping competition, after securing an outright berth, as one of two top-ranked nations, at the International Equestrian Federation (FEI)-designated Olympic qualifier for Group F (Africa and Middle East) in Rabat, Morocco.[3]


Athlete Horse Event Qualification Final Total
Penalties Rank Penalties Rank Penalties Rank
See above Team


Qatari shooters achieved quota places for the following events by virtue of their best finishes at the 2018 ISSF World Championships, the 2019 ISSF World Cup series, and Asian Championships, as long as they obtained a minimum qualifying score (MQS) by May 31, 2020.[4]

Athlete Event Qualification Final
Points Rank Points Rank
  Men's trap


  1. ^ " – Top Lists". IAAF. Retrieved 8 April 2019.
  2. ^ "IAAF Games of the XXXII Olympiad – Tokyo 2020 Entry Standards" (PDF). IAAF. Retrieved 8 April 2019.
  3. ^ Parkes, Louise (13 October 2019). "History-making Egyptians win Olympic Jumping qualifier in Rabat: Qatar also claims Tokyo ticket". FEI. Retrieved 14 October 2019.
  4. ^ "Quota Places by Nation and Number". ISSF. 1 January 2018. Retrieved 2 September 2018.