Tag Archives: World Open

World Open Day Four: Best ever wins for Cesar and Tesni

Day Four at Victoria After three days of 32 matches we were down to a mere 24 today, as the men’s first round concluded and the women’s main draw was completed. James Willstrop and Aisling Blake were the first winners of the day, …

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Mon 31st, Day FOUR at the World Open

Men’s Round ONE (bottom) 12.00 [4] James Willstrop (Eng) v Max Lee (Hkg) Shahier Razik (Can) v [Q] Joe Lee (Eng) Farhan Mehboob (Pak) v [Q] Marwan El Shorbagy (Egy) [11] Daryl Selby (Eng) v [Q]Adrian Waller (Eng) [15] Hisham …

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Brothers in Arms and Birthday Treat in Rotterdam

It was another long day at Victoria Squash in Rotterdam, the Dutch City of Sports, as men’s qualifying concluded and women’s qualifying began for the World Open Squash 2011, the biggest and most valuable squash event ever held in the Netherlands. There …

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Men’s World Open, Qualifying Finals Results and Draw

Men’s Qualifying Finals: Stephane Galifi (Ita) bt Dick Lau (Hkg) 12/10, 4/11, 11/2, 8/11, 11/2 (69m) Eric Galvez (Mex) bt Kristian Frost (Den) 11/3, 11/9, 11/9 (56m) Marwan El Shorbagy (Egy) bt Jens Schoor (Ger) 11/6, 11/8, 11/5 (31m) Greg …

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World Open Women’s Qualifying Day One Results

Not a lot to report, 16 three-nil matches, only two going beyond 30 minutes, and only one Dutch winner (from an all-Dutch match). Sat 29th Oct, Round One: Stephanie Edmison (Can) bt Chloe Mesic (Fra) 14/12, 11/4, 11/6 (26m) Lisa …

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Matthew to deal with Egyptian warnings

Men’s World Open Preview from Richard Eaton World Open champion Nick Matthew has had a series of warnings that one of the Egyptians aims to take away his title next week. The first Englishman ever to become world champion may need to …

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Day Two in Rotterdam – the women join in

Men to the Main Draw as Women join in For the men it’s qualifying finals day with sixteen places in the main draw up for grabs, while for the women it the first of three qualifying rounds, each of today’s …

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Dutch Ditched on Day One in Rotterdam

The World Open Squash 2011 started off at Victoria Squash in the Dutch City of Sport with a whimper as Italy’s Stephane Galifi became the first winner of the day when his Iraqi opponent failed to show up, and ended with a …

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World Open, Day One, Session Two Results

The evening batch of 16 men’s first round qualifying results from Rotterdam: Max Lee (HKG) bt Tomas de Paauw (NED) 11/2, 11/3, 11/2 (18m) Joel Hinds (ENG) bt Tom Lucas (NED) 11/2, 11/5, 11/2 (17m) Robbie Temple (ENG) bt Joe …

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World Open, Day One, Session One Results

Sixteen matches in the afternoon session of the World Open at Victoria Club …. the results: Stephane Galifi (ITA) bt Rasool Hashim Abdullah (IRQ) w/o Dick Lau (HKG) bt Lucas Buit (NED) 11/9, 11/8, 11/8 (48m) Eric Galvez (MEX) bt …

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Warming up in Rotterdam

The World Open kicks off TODAY in Rotterdam. We’ll be posting end of day results and roundup here, but for all the latest as it happens go to the Official Site, www.worldopensquash2011.com where you’ll find all the usual updates, TODAY …

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TODAY at the World Open, Rotterdam is ready

Rotterdam is Ready … It’s been a long wait, but after two editions of the Dutch Open at the Victoria Club, Rotterdam is ready for the pinnacle of world squash, the World Open. Nine days of top class action in …

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