Macau Open

Darwish denies El Shorbagy in Macau!

"I'm really happy to win the Macau Open. It was a very tough match against Shorbagy in the final", said the new champion Darwish later.
Darwish denies El Shorbagy in Macau! Karim Darwish (ri) survived the all-Egyptian battle against Mohamed El Shorbagy (le) in the final of the Macau Open - but the top seed was taken the full distance before claiming the title on the ASB all-glass ...

Shorbagy beat Lincou to take Macau title!

Mohamed El Shorbagy beat Thierry Lincou 11-13, 11-5, 11-5, 11-7 to take the Macau Open title 2011 (photo: Steve Cubbins)
It was the top seed World No7 Mohamed El Shorbagy (pic) from Egypt who came back strong after losing the 1st game to French World No 10 Thierry Lincou. Shorbagy got the match under control to take the 11-13, 11-5, 11-5, 11-7 victory in 60 minutes. The ...

Top seeds in the Macau Open final!

The 35-years-old Frenchman Thierry Lincou is still in very good shape as he reached the final of the Macau Open 2011 (photo: Steve Cubbins)
Egyptian World No8 Mohamed El Shorbagy and French veteran Thierry Lincou (pic) will meet in a predicted final in the Macau Open. Shorbagy beat Ong Beng Hee (MAS) in the quarters 9-11, 12-10, 12-10, 15-17, 11-9. With 113 minutes it was the longest ...

Multi upsets in Macau!

Olli Tuominen (photo: SquashSite)
A pair of qualifiers prevailed, and the 3rd seed fell, during a series of upsets in the 1st round of the Macau Open in China. England's Daryl Selby was the biggest casualty - the 3rd-seeded world No12 going down 7-11, 11-6, 11-7, 11-9 to flying Finn Olli Tuominen (pic), the former world No13 from Helsinki, now ranked 11 places below his opponent.