Doha: Al Arabi registered their second victory in as many matches in the Qatar League when they defeated Al Shamal 3-1 (25-7, 25-14, 23-25, 25-23) on Monday.
The victory helped Arabi top the standings with six points. Al Rayyan, who defeated reigning champions Police 3-2 in a thriller (23-25, 25-15, 19-25, 26-24, 15-13) last week, are second with five points. Police are third on four.
In Monday's second match, Qatar Sports Club blanked Al Khor 3 - 0 (25-17, 25-21, 25-18). Al Wakra take on Al Gharafa while Al Ahli play Al Sadd in the next matches on Wednesday.