It was the world No1, Nick Matthew (pic le) who is going to follow Ramy Ashour into the final of the ROWE British Grand Prix in Manchester, as he overcame Egyptian former world No1 Amr Shabana (pic ri) in 4 tough games. After 54 minutes of play Matthew was able to set up the dream-final of the current two best players of the world.
Matthew an Shabana secured last two semi-final spots!
At the 2nd quarterfinal day at the Tournament of Champions which is held in New York’s Grand Central Station the 2 higher seeded players took their semi-final slots in different styles. While Egyptian Amr Shabana had to go through 4 more or less toug…
All-Egyptian men’s final in Qatar!
It needed 71 minutes before 4-times world champion Amr Shabana (pic ri) of Egypt had the luckier end in the 5th games (3-11, 11-4, 11-7, 6-11, 12-10) against French star Greg Gaultier (pic le). “Anybody could have won, it was like flipping a coin”,…
Ramy Ashour is the 1st finalist in Manchester!
Ramy Ashour (pic le) is the 1st finalist of the ROWE British Grand Prix as he beat his fellow countryman Karim Darwish (pic ri) in 4 games 11-7, 5-11, 11-2, 11-5. Both players put on excellent squash which was very much appreciated by the Manchester cr…
Ramy Ashour takes Kuwait crown!
Ramy Ashour (pic front) claimed his 2nd Kuwait Open title after his victory in 2007. He beat reigning world champion Amr Shabana (pic back) in four games (9-11, 11-4, 13-11, 11-1). With this win Ashour took revenge on his defeat of the Kuwait world ope…
Ramy Ashour grabs last semi-finals spot!
It was Ramy Ashour (pic le) who got the last semi-finals spot, when he overcame the Frenchman Greg Gaultier (pic ri) after 69 minutes. The Egyptian managed to stay just ahead in all of the 3 entire games. The straight games victory of Ashour did not re…