Andy Taylor. Announcer. Qatar Classic Squash Championship. Day 2. Round 1. Simon Rösner

Day 2. Round 1. Simon Rösner

Announcer. Andy Taylor. Qatar Classic 2017 Simon Rösner (GER) def [Q] Tsz Fung Yip (HKG) 11-7 11-2 8-11 11-6 (46-min) Two years ago, Simon Rösner and Tsz Fung Yip clashed for the first time in the 1st Round of the PSA World Championships in Bellevue, Washington. Rösner won it quickly, 11-8, 11-8, 11-5 in just […]

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Andy Taylor. Squash Emcee. Qatar Classic Squash Championship. Day 2. Round 1. Karim Abdel Gawad

Day 2. Round 1. Karim Abdel Gawad

Squash Emcee. Andy Taylor. Qatar Classic 2017 [2] Karim Abdel Gawad (EGY) def Borja Golan (ESP) 4-11 11-5 11-7 16-14 (62-min) Borja Golan and Karim Abdel Gawad have played five times in the past four years. Admittedly, Borja was one of Karim’s favorite players growing up. Only 8-years apart, with the exception of a 28-minute […]

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Andy Taylor. Squash Host. Qatar Classic Squash Championship. Day 2. Round 1. Marwan ElShorbagy

Day 2. Round 1. Marwan ElShorbagy

Squash Host. Andy Taylor. Qatar Classic 2017 [6] Marwan ElShorbagy (EGY) def Paul Coll (NZL) 11-13 11-9 11-5 11-6 (58-min) Paul Coll has quickly become the Goliath slayer of the young season, and his ranking reflects it. The Kiwi comes into this year’s Qatar Classic with a career-high ranking of #10 in the world. Meanwhile, […]

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Andy Taylor. Squash Announcer. Qatar Classic Squash Championship. Day 2. Round 1. Omar Mosaad

Day 2. Round 1. Omar Mosaad

Squash Announcer. Andy Taylor. Qatar Classic 2017 Omar Mosaad (EGY) def Miguel Angel Rodriguez (COL) 13-15 11-5 12-10 10-12 14-12 (108-min) It never feels right bringing 29-year-old Omar Mosaad onto the court first. Since the 2010-11 season, the former World #3 has always reached July ranked inside the top-15. Injuries last season led to a […]

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Andy Taylor. Sports Emcee. Qatar Classic Squash Championship. Day 2. Round 1. Nick Matthew

Day 2. Round 1. Nick Matthew

Sports Emcee. Andy Taylor. Qatar Classic 2017 [4] Nick Matthew (ENG) def [Q] Raphael Kandra (GER) 12-10 11-9 5-11 8-11 11-8 (64-min) At 37-years-old, this is Nick Matthew’s final season on tour. A two-time Finalist in Doha, he captured the Qatar Classic title in 2009 with a 3-game win over Karim Darwish. In 2013, he […]

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Andy Taylor. Sports Host. Qatar Classic Squash Championship. Day 2. Round 1. Mathieu Castagnet

Day 2. Round 1. Mathieu Castagnet

Sports Host. Andy Taylor. Qatar Classic 2017 Mathieu Castagnet (FRA) def [Q] Alan Clyne (SCO) 9-11 11-9 14-12 11-3 (66-min) The French Musketeer, Mathieu Castagnet has been dealing with a recurring calf injury for over a year. Just last month, in his debut event of the new season, he retired from his Quarterfinal match in […]

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Andy Taylor. Sports Announcer. Qatar Classic Squash Championship. Day 2. Round 1. Tarek Momen

Day 2. Round 1. Tarek Momen

Sports Announcer. Andy Taylor. Qatar Classic 2017 [8] Tarek Momen (EGY) def Mohamed Abouelghar (EGY) 11-4 11-6 7-11 11-7 (43-min) Good friends. Great squash. Tarek Momen and Mohamed Abouelghar are two of the quickest athletes on the PSA World Tour. They both have incredible reaction time and firmly believe they can get to any ball, […]

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Andy Taylor. Emcee. Qatar Classic Squash Championship. Day 2. Round 1. Cameron Pilley

Day 2. Round 1. Cameron Pilley

Emcee. Andy Taylor. Qatar Classic 2017 Cameron Pilley (AUS) def [Q] Adrian Waller (ENG) 11-3 13-11 11-9 11-6 (57-min) Cameron “Pistol” Pilley and Adrian Waller played just 2-weeks-ago in the final round of qualifying at the St. George’s Hill Classic. Pistol won it in four after Waller mounted a charge in game-3. Pilley then lost […]

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