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  1. Sport - Hong Kong - SQUASH

    Egypt's Raneem El Weleily ends Annie Au's strong Hong Kong Open run

    Posted Dec 07th 2013, 11:18pm by CHAN KIN-WA

    ... Chan Kin-wa kinwa.chan@scmp.com Local No 1 fails to reach final again as star Nicol David makes no mistake EgyptianEl Weleilyends Au's glory run Annie Au Wing-chi's impressive run in the Cathay Pacific Sun Hung Kai Financial Hong Kong Open ended on Saturday when she lost to Raneem El Weleily of Egypt in the semi-finals. Playing in the glass court at the Cultural ...

  2. Sport - Other Sport - SQUASH

    Laura Massaro crowned new world champion in epic final

    Posted Mar 23rd 2014, 10:19pm by >Agence France-Presse

    ... Agence France-Presse in Georgetown, Malaysia Briton uses every speck of the court to gain upper hand over Egyptian in electric first game that sets her up for victory World number two Laura Massaro was crowned the new world women’s squash champion on Sunday after edging Egypt’s Nour El Sherbini in a suspenseful final. Massaro downed Sherbini 11-7, 6-11, 11-9, 5-11, 11-9 ...

  3. Sport - Hong Kong - SQUASH

    Annie Au reaches final of Cleveland Classic

    Posted Feb 04th 2014, 11:06am by CHAN KIN-WA

    ... four in front of her home fans before losing to third seed Raneem El Weleily of Egypt. After an extensive winter training camp, she set off for the United States where she made it to the main ...

  4. Sport - Hong Kong - SQUASH

    Nicol David aiming to add another Hong Kong squash title to her collection

    Posted Dec 02nd 2013, 10:16pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... plays a qualifier on Tuesday, while Joey Chan Ho-ling comes up against fifth seed Jenny Duncalf of England on Wednesday. Egypt's world No 1 and defending Hong Kong champion Ramy Ashour ... Frenchman Gregory Gaultier, seeded second, and world champion Nick Matthew of England. Meanwhile, HK's Max Lee Ho-yin beat Andrew Wagih Shoukry of Egypt yesterday to qualify for the main draw. ...

  5. Sport - Hong Kong - SQUASH

    Hong Kong squash players 'need confidence to match world's best'

    Posted Dec 04th 2013, 10:01pm by CHAN KINWA

    ... they can beat the top players, and refinement of their skills to take the big points." Against eighth seed Tarek Momen of Egypt, Lee took the first game and built up a 9-5 lead in the third, ...

  6. Sport - Hong Kong - SQUASH

    Annie Au determined to toughen up mentally

    Posted Oct 29th 2013, 10:16pm by CHAN KIN-WA

    ... compatriot Liu Tsz-ling, who is on a wild card, faces a tough match against Raneem El Weleily of Egypt, the world No 3. "We hope our players can gain sufficient international exposure as we ... Championships to win a wild card for the hosts, faces a difficult match against world No 6 Mohamed Elshorbagy of Egypt. ...

  7. Sport - Hong Kong - SQUASH

    Annie Au fires up with second straight victory at Hong Kong Open

    Posted Dec 05th 2013, 10:11pm by CHAN KINWA

    ... I expect a tough match." Massaro was eliminated in round one last year when she surprisingly lost to Omneya Abdel Kawy of Egypt in three games. ...

  8. Sport - Hong Kong - SQUASH

    Annie Au ensures no repeat of shock upset

    Posted Dec 03rd 2013, 09:13pm by CHAN KINWA

    ... win over Yathreb Adel of Egypt, the losing finalist in this year's World Junior Championship. "I needed a convincing victory as I haven't done very well after clinching ...

  9. Comment - Sport - SQUASH

    Hope springs eternal in squash's bid to join the Olympic family

    Posted Dec 07th 2013, 10:30pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... The IOC initially cut wrestling from its programme, but this led to a clamour for the sport- which has been in every Olympics, and was one of the original disciplines in the ancient Games- ...

  10. Sport - Hong Kong - SQUASH

    Champ David in seventh heaven

    Posted Dec 03rd 2012, 12:00am by Kevin Kung

    ... Kevin Kung kevin.kung@scmp.com Malaysian world No 1 wins again while Egypt's Ashour upsets the odds to regain men's title Champ David in seventh heaven Hong Kong is home away ... The 29 year-old veteran will depart for Amsterdam via Malaysia today for some rest before she defends her World Open title in then Cayman Islands in two weeks. Meanwhile, Egypt's Ramy Ashour ...




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