Egypt’s Nour El Tayeb booked her place in the third round of the Professional Squash Association (PSA) British Open in Hull after beating Malaysian icon Nicol David in her last top-level match.
Egypt’s women’s world champion Nour El Sherbini suffered a surprise defeat to fellow Egyptian Nouran Gohar in her quarter-final match on home ground tonight at the El Gouna International.
Top seed Raneem El Welily of Egypt is through to the semi-finals of the El Gouna International Squash Open after beating New Zealand’s Joelle King in a high-quality four-game match.
Egyptian wildcard Fares Dessouky earned his first win over a top-10 player since tearing his anterior cruciate ligament as he prevailed in a scrappy, four-game battle with sixth-seeded Colombian Miguel Ángel Rodríguez at the El Gouna International Squash Open in front of a home crowd.
Nour El Sherbini’s triumph at the Professional Squash Association (PSA) World Championships in Chicago last month cut to less than 200 points the gap between her and leader Raneem El Welily in the women’s world rankings.
Egypt is to host the Professional Squash Association (PSA) World Tour Finals for the first time after an agreement was reached today by the PSA and title sponsors CIB to bring the world’s leading players to the Wadi Degla Club in Cairo.
Egypt’s world number one Ali Farag beat his predecessor as world champion, Mohamed Elshorbagy, 11-13, 11-6, 11-4, 11-4 today to win the inaugural men’s DPD Open title in Eindhoven.
Semi-final victories for the world’s top four squash players – Raneem El Welily, Nour El Sherbini, Ali Farag and Mohamed Elshorbagy – mean Egypt will be guaranteed the men’s and women’s titles tomorrow at the DPD Open in the Dutch city of Eindhoven.
Mohamed ElSherbagy duly defeated his younger brother Marwan in the last quarter-final of the night at the DPD Open squash tournament in Eindhoven to earn a semi-final meeting tomorrow with fellow countryman Karim Abdel Gawad.
Home favourite and Dutch number one Milou van der Heijden exited the DPD Open Squash in the first round following a defeat to England's Millie Tomlinson.
Egypt’s Mohamed Elshorbagy gained his first World Tour title of the year by beating compatriot Tarek Momen in the final of the Professional Squash Association (PSA) Grasshopper Cup in Zurich.
Egypt’s world number two Mohamed Elshorbagy will play in his second successive Grasshopper Cup final on the Professional Squash Association World Tour after beating compatriot Karim Abdel Gawad in Zurich.
World number two Mohamed Elshorbagy breezed through to the semi-finals of the Professional Squash Association Grasshopper Cup in Zurich with a straight games victory over Colombia's Miguel Rodriguez, but world number one Ali Farag was dumped out.
Egyptian squash player Marwan Elshorbagy has been cleared of breaching anti-doping rules following an investigation.
World number three Tarek Momen cruised into the quarter-finals of the Grasshopper Cup in Zurich.