Momen beat Walker at the ROWE British Grand Prix!

The 2nd day of the ROWE British Grand Prix 1st round action brought up some exciting squash. In the 1st match Egyptian Tarek Momen produced the 1st up-set when he beat higher ranked Alister Walker from Botswana in 4 games (11-8, 10-12, 11-6, 11-6). Omar Mosaad secured more Egyptian interest in the 2nd round as he overcame Englishmen Jonathan Kemp in a tough 5-games encounter (14-12, 8-11, 11-5, 10-12, 11-9).

And it was French veteran Thierry Lincou who used all his experience to held the upper hand over World Junior Champion Marwan El Shorbagy of Egypt in straight games (11-6, 11-3, 11-7). The last match of today’s 1st session showed an attacking Swiss Champion Nicolas Mueller (pic le) to lead more than 20 places higher ranked Englishman Daryl Selby (pi cri) by 2 games. But world No11 clawed back to level the match and had the better end in the final game (5-11, 9-11, 11-2, 11-9, 11-8).