Qatar Classic 2017 : First Round results

Source: PSA World Tour

The 2017 instalment of the Qatar Classic began on Sunday October 29 at the Khalifa International Tennis and Squash Complex in Doha as the top players on the Men’s Tour take part in the second World Series event of the season.

The first round is over and all of the favorites are going through the second round except for James Willstrop who fell against Diego Elias that continued his fine start of the season by producing a highly impressive squash. The second round begins today.

Results – First Round

[1] Gregory Gaultier (FRA) bt Cesar Salazar (MEX) 3-0: 11-6, 11-2, 11-9 (37m)
Zahed Mohamed (EGY) bt Gregoire Marche (FRA) 3-2: 11-6, 5-11, 11-6, 8-11, 11-2 (59m)
[Q] Saurav Ghosal (IND) bt Daryl Selby (ENG) 3-0: 11-4, 11-8, 11-2 (40m)
Diego Elias (PER) bt [7] James Willstrop (ENG) 3-0: 12-10, 11-5, 11-8 (46m)
[5] Ali Farag (EGY) bt [Q] Karim Ali Fathi (EGY) 3-0: 11-7, 11-5, 11-1 (26m)
[Q] Leo Au (HKG) bt Ryan Cuskelly (AUS) 3-1: 7-11, 11-7, 11-8, 11-4 (63m)
Fares Dessouky (EGY) bt [WC] Abdulla Mohd Al Tamimi (QAT) 3-0: 11-6, 11-8, 11-5
[3] Mohamed ElShorbagy (EGY) bt [Q] Chris Simpson (ENG) 3-0: 11-7, 11-9, 11-5 (36m)

[4] Nick Matthew (ENG) bt [Q] Raphael Kandra (GER) 3-2: 12-10, 11-9, 5-11, 8-11, 11-8 (64m)
Mathieu Castagnet (FRA) bt [Q] Alan Clyne (SCO) 3-1: 9-11, 11-9, 14-12, 11-3 (66m)
Cameron Pilley (AUS) bt [Q] Adrian Waller (ENG) 3-1: 11-3, 11-13, 11-9, 11-6 (57m)
[8] Tarek Momen (EGY) bt Mohamed Abouelghar (EGY) 3-1: 11-4, 11-6, 7-11, 11-7 (43m)
[6] Marwan ElShorbagy (EGY) bt Paul Coll (NZL) 3-1: 11-13, 11-9, 11-5, 11-6 (58m)
Omar Mosaad (EGY) bt Miguel Angel Rodriguez (COL) 3-2: 13-15, 11-5, 12-10, 10-12, 14-12 (108m)
Simon Rösner (GER) bt [Q] Tsz Fung Yip (HKG) 3-1: 11-7, 11-2, 8-11, 11-6 (46m)
[2] Karim Abdel Gawad (EGY) bt Borja Golan (ESP) 3-1: 4-11, 11-5, 11-7, 16-14 (62m)

 

Draw – Second Round:


[1] Gregory Gaultier (FRA) v Zahed Mohamed (EGY)
[Q] Saurav Ghosal (IND) v Diego Elias (PER)
[5] Ali Farag (EGY) v [Q] Leo Au (HKG)
Fares Dessouky (EGY) v [3] Mohamed ElShorbagy (EGY)
[4] Nick Matthew (ENG) v Mathieu Castagnet (FRA)
Cameron Pilley (AUS) v [8] Tarek Momen (EGY)
[6] Marwan ElShorbagy (EGY) v Omar Mosaad (EGY)
Simon Rösner (GER) v [2] Karim Abdel Gawad (EGY)


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