El Weleily ends all-Malaysian final dream!

Raneem El Weleily (EGY) beat Low Wee Wern (MAS) 11-8, 9-11, 11-9, 9-11, 11-9 after 64 minutes of thrilling squash action to reach the Malaysian Open final 2012 (photo: M. Roslan)Raneem El Weleily (EGY) beat Low Wee Wern (MAS) 11-8, 9-11, 11-9, 9-11, 11-9 after 64 minutes of thrilling squash action to reach the Malaysian Open final 2012 (photo: M. Roslan)

Egyptian Raneem El Weleily (ri) booked her place in the Malaysian Open Championships after ending the impressive run of Low Wee Wern (le) of Malaysia 11-8, 9-11, 11-9, 9-11, 11-9 and destroyed the hopes of an all-Malaysian final in the shopping mall of Selangor..

El Weleily will now face Nicol David in the final after the home favourite came back from a game down to overcome a determined Laura Massaro 10-12, 11-6, 11-7, 11-8 after 52 minutes of play.

David now has the chance to claim title number 63, a feat which would see her overtake Sarah Fitzgerald in most number of WSA titles ever won. Fans can watch the match unfold and see if history will be rewritten as www.psasquashtv.com will be streaming the match live for subscribers.

Final:
[1] Nicol David (MAS) vs [2] Raneem El Weleily (EGY)

Semi-finals:
[1] Nicol David (MAS) bt [4] Laura Massaro (ENG) 10-12, 11-6, 11-7, 11-8 (52m)
[2] Raneem El Weleily (EGY) bt [11] Low Wee Wern (MAS) 11-8, 9-11, 11-9, 9-11, 11-9 (64m)