Adrian Waller surprises at the US Open!

Adrian Waller, a former England junior international, produced one of two upsets in the 1st round of the main draw in the 2010 Metro Squash US Open when he ousted (9-11, 11-8, 11-9, 11-5) Brazil’s 14th seed Rafael F Alarcon to reach the last 16 of the $80,000 PSA event in Chicago. Egypt’s Mohammed Abbas (pic) also caused an upset when he defeated England’s No15 seed Chris Ryder 11-8, 12-10, 11-8. The unseeded former world No13 is making his Tour comeback after a long-time foot injury. 2nd round line-up: [2] Wael El Hindi (EGY) v [9] Shahier Razik (CAN), [7] Hisham Mohd Ashour (EGY) v [13] Nicolas Mueller (SUI), [4] Mohamed El Shorbagy (EGY) v [10] Tom Richards (ENG), [8] Olli Tuominen (FIN) v [12] Julian Illingworth (USA), [5] Alister Walker (ENG) v Mohammed Abbas (EGY), [3] Laurens Jan Anjema (NED) v [11] Simon Rosner (GER), [6] Omar Mosaad (EGY) v [16] Mark Krajcsak (HUN), [1] Thierry Lincou (FRA) v Adrian Waller (ENG).