Doha Lions started off with a group of Sri Lankans playing “Touch Rugby” once a week. This team since then developed with the commencement of full contact training and been playing contact rugby since 2010. A number of Doha rugby club members, players and friends who founded the lions have showed interest in helping to develop this promising club and making the lions a formidable team.
Ever since Lions has been a team to watch were we playing with passion and for the love of game, ‘RUGBY’. The club also has a great number of following supporters because of the diversity of nationalities. Reportedly up to and over 800 / 1000 supporters in way of families and friends attending the matches and to a smaller extend the training sections. The supporters are a very lively group a play a big part in the club activities and give the team the extra boost to perform better.
2011/2012 season Inaugural QRF Leage ‘CHAMPIONS’ (15-a-side)
2011/2012 season 7 Champions
2012/2013 Dubai 7’s ‘Gulf Open’ Plate runners up
2014/2015 DRFC 7’s Plate Champions
2015/2016 (Qatar National Day 7’s) Cup runners up