Day TWO : Night of upsets in Cairo

Sherbini qualifies on Day Two as upsets abound in Cairo

It was a night of upsets in Cairo with five of tonight’s matches going against the seeding. World Champion Nour El Sherbini was the only higher seed to win, and she’s guaranteed a place in the semi-finals but the other places are all up for grabs over the next two days.

CIB PSA World Tour Finals, Day ONE

TUE 29th SEP, Day TWO

R1  [5] Hania El Hammamy (Egy) 2-1 [4] Camille Serme (Fra)   9-11, 12-10, 11-7 (51m)
R1  [5] Marwan ElShorbagy (Egy) 2-0 [3] Paul Coll (Nzl)               11-6, 11-5 (43m)

R2  [1] Nour El Sherbini (Egy) 2-0 [3] Nouran Gohar (Egy)            11-6, 11-7 (22m)
R2  [4] Karim Abdel Gawad (Egy) 2-1 [1] Ali Farag (Egy)     11-8, 4-11, 11-8 (56m)

R2  [8] Joelle King (Nzl) 2-1 [6] Sarah-Jane Perry (Eng)    11-7, 11-13, 11-8 (53m)
R2  [8] Simon Rosner (Ger) 2-1 [6] Diego Elias (Per)       8-11, 11-9, 11-6 (46m)


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