No surprises Al Hassan Open qualifying

Al Hassan Open, PSA $5k, 25-27 Nov, Jordan

All 4 seeded players won their matches yesterday in the second round of the qualifications ofAl Hassan Open 2011 to advance into the main draw.

Mazen Sabry of Egypt, the number 1seed, beat James Earles of England 3:1 (11-5 11-5 9-11 11-9). James Simpson of EnglandCharged back from a 2 game deficit to win 3:2 (9-11 6-11 11-8 11-5 11-4) against David Haley from Wales. Aamir Khan from the UAE and seeded 4 won relatively easy against thePakistani Naseem Khan in 3 straight games (11-9 11-8 11-4).

The last match of the day pittedthe second seed Fallah Mohammed from Kuwait against Tarek Shehata from Egypt.

Fallahwent on to win the match 3:0 (12-10 11-5 11-8).

All winners advanced into the main draw withmatches scheduled to start at 3 PM local time.

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