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Karim Gawad meets Tarek Momen in Houston final

Karim Gawad meets Tarek Momen in Houston final

Top seed takes out Fares Dessouky By NATHAN CLARKE    Top seed Karim Abdel Gawad continued to cruise through the draw at the Life Time Fitness Hutkay.fit Houston Open to secure his place in the 2017 tournament decider, where he will take on compatriot Tarek Momen for the spoils. Up against Fares Dessouky, who this [...]

April 24, 2017 Guest Contributor News 0

Egyptian clean sweep in Houston quarters

Egyptian clean sweep in Houston quarters

Gawad, Momen, Dessouky and Abouelghar power through to semi-finals By NATHAN CLARKE   There was Egyptian domination during the quarter-finals of the Life Time Fitness Hutkay.fit Houston Open as number one seed Karim Abdel Gawad led a clean sweep alongside compatriots Fares Dessouky, Tarek Momen and Mohamed Abouelghar into the semi-finals of the PSA M70 [...]

April 22, 2017 Guest Contributor News 0

Falcon Mazen Hesham flies high to beat James Willstrop in Houston

Falcon Mazen Hesham flies high to beat James Willstrop in Houston

Brave Reuben Phillips bows out to Tarek Momen By NATHAN CLARKE   In just his second tournament since returning to competitive PSA World Tour action following a six month injury absence, Egyptian Mazen Hesham scored a major first round upset to knock former World No.1 James Willstrop out of the Life Time Fitness Hutkay.fit Houston [...]

April 21, 2017 Alan Thatcher News 0
World champion Karim Gawad leads Houston seeds through

World champion Karim Gawad leads Houston seeds through

Coll to clash with Dessouky in quarter-finals By SEAN REUTHE   There were no upsets to be found on the opening day of main draw action at the Life Time Fitness Hutkay.fit Houston Open as World Champion Karim Abdel Gawad [...]

April 21, 2017 News
World Series Finals line-ups confirmed for Dubai Opera House

World Series Finals line-ups confirmed for Dubai Opera House

Gawad and Serme lead PSA standings  By SEAN REUTHE   Following the conclusion of last week’s El Gouna International Squash Open – the final qualifying event on the 2016/17 Men’s Road To Dubai Standings – the line-up for the season-ending [...]

April 20, 2017 News
Gregory Gaultier back at Bellevue for PSA spectacular

Gregory Gaultier back at Bellevue for PSA spectacular

Sponsors make it the most lucrative 16-man draw By SEAN REUTHE    World No.1 Gregory Gaultier will head an international draw at the Pacific Market International Bellevue Squash Classic as he vies for a share of the lucrative $150,000 prize [...]

April 18, 2017 News
Nour El Sherbini retains women’s world title on home soil

Nour El Sherbini retains women’s world title on home soil

Playing in Egypt lifted my spirits says El Sherbini  By SEAN REUTHE in El Gouna   Egypt’s first ever female squash World Champion Nour El Sherbini successfully defended her Orascom Development PSA Women’s World Championship title after defeating compatriot Raneem [...]

April 14, 2017 News
Gregory Gaultier cuts Karim Gawad down to size in El Gouna final

Gregory Gaultier cuts Karim Gawad down to size in El Gouna final

French veteran shows Egypt’s young pretender who’s boss to win 38th title By SEAN REUTHE in El Gouna   French World No.1 Gregory Gaultier lifted his fourth successive PSA World Tour title after the 34-year-old defeated World Champion Karim Abdel [...]

April 14, 2017 News
Nour El Sherbini meets Raneem El Welily: It will be one El of a World final

Nour El Sherbini meets Raneem El Welily: It will be one El of a World final

All-Egyptian showdown in El Gouna By SEAN REUTHE   There is guaranteed to be an Egyptian winner of the Orascom Development PSA Women’s World Championship for a second year in succession after World No.1 Nour El Sherbini and World No.4 Raneem [...]

April 14, 2017 News
Karim Gawad is new world number one after reaching El Gouna final

Karim Gawad is new world number one after reaching El Gouna final

Gregory Gaultier has a point to prove  By SEAN REUTHE   World Champion Karim Abdel Gawad will become the new World No.1 in next month’s World Rankings after he beat fellow Egyptian Fares Dessouky to reach the final of the [...]

April 14, 2017 News
Laura Massaro falls to Raneem El Welily in Worlds

Laura Massaro falls to Raneem El Welily in Worlds

Raneem’s Red Sea renaissance rocks Laura By SEAN REUTHE   The 2014 runner-up Raneem El Welily ended a four-match losing streak against 2013 winner Laura Massaro in the last eight of the Orascom Development PSA Women’s World Championship to set [...]

April 13, 2017 News
Egyptian stars meet in El Gouna semi-finals

Egyptian stars meet in El Gouna semi-finals

Gawad and Dessouky to clash after rain stops play By SEAN REUTHE    Day six of the 2017 El Gouna International Squash Open saw both matches scheduled for the glass court – situated at New Marina on Egypt’s Red Sea [...]

April 13, 2017 News
Oh brother! Marwan takes out Mohamed in El Gouna

Oh brother! Marwan takes out Mohamed in El Gouna

Emotional night as younger brother triumphs again By SEAN REUTHE   Egyptian World No.5 Marwan ElShorbagy claimed a second successive victory over older brother and defending champion Mohamed to set up a semi-final clash with World No.1 Gregory Gaultier in [...]

April 12, 2017 News
Gohar and El Sherbini to clash in World semi-finals

Gohar and El Sherbini to clash in World semi-finals

Teenager Nouran beats her idol, Nicol David, in El Gouna By SEAN REUTHE   World No.5 Nouran Gohar will take on reigning World Champion Nour El Sherbini for a place in the final of the Orascom Development PSA Women’s World [...]

April 12, 2017 News
Laura Massaro sets up World blockbuster with Raneem El Welily

Laura Massaro sets up World blockbuster with Raneem El Welily

British Open repeat for England’s World No.2 in El Gouna By SEAN REUTHE   England’s World No.2 Laura Massaro and Egypt’s World No.4 Raneem El Welily will face off in the quarter-finals of a PSA World Tour event for the second [...]

April 10, 2017 News