Andy Taylor. Squash Host. Qatar Classic Squash Championship. Day 3. Round of 16. Marwan ElShorbagy

Day 3. Round of 16. Marwan ElShorbagy

Squash Host. Andy Taylor. Qatar Classic 2017 [6] Marwan Elshorbagy (EGY) def Omar Mosaad (EGY) 11-6 11-8 7-11 11-4 (45-min) These two Egyptian greats have faced each other eight times over the past six years. Omar easily won their first clash in Turkey, but the 18-year-old ElShorbagy learned a lot in that first meeting. Marwan […]

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Andy Taylor. Announcer. Qatar Classic Squash Championship. Day 3. Round of 16. Simon Rösner

Day 3. Round of 16. Simon Rösner

Announcer. Andy Taylor. Qatar Classic 2017 Simon Rösner (GER) def [2] Karim Abdel Gawad (EGY) 11-7 11-8 3-11 11-9 (57-min) The German Tree Chopper fells Defending Champion Simon Rösner is the most successful German in the history of the sport. He’s been ranked as high as World #6, owns 8 PSA Tour titles, has reached […]

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Andy Taylor. Squash Announcer. Qatar Classic Squash Championship. Day 3. Round of 16. Nick Matthew

Day 3. Round of 16. Nick Matthew

Squash Announcer. Andy Taylor. Qatar Classic 2017 [4] Nick Matthew (ENG) def Mathieu Castagnet (FRA) 13-11 11-9 11-3 (47-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 fell in five […]

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Andy Taylor. Sports Emcee. Qatar Classic Squash Championship. Day 3. Round of 16. Tarek Momen

Day 3. Round of 16. Tarek Momen

Sports Emcee. Andy Taylor. Qatar Classic 2017 [8] Tarek Momen (EGY) def Cameron Pilley (AUS) 8-11 11-6 11-5 10-12 11-7 (82-min) 29-year-old Tarek “The Viper” Momen and Cameron “Pistol” Pilley, who just turned 35, are very familiar with each other’s game. They’ve been battling it out for nearly 10-years now. Cameron won their first clash […]

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Andy Taylor. Sports Host. Qatar Classic Squash Championship. Day 3. Round of 16. Gregory Gaultier

Day 3. Round of 16. Gregory Gaultier

Sports Host. Andy Taylor. Qatar Classic 2017 [1] Gregory Gaultier (FRA) def Zahed Mohamed (EGY) 11-5 11-6 11-8 (47-min) Gregory Gaultier is now 34-years-old. He has won virtually every imaginable trophy the game offers…but hasn’t played competitive Tour-level squash since the World Series Finals in June. Zahed Mohamed is 25, on the rise, and comes […]

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Andy Taylor. Sports Announcer. Qatar Classic Squash Championship. Day 3. Round of 16. Diego Elias

Day 3. Round of 16. Diego Elias

Sports Announcer. Andy Taylor. Qatar Classic 2017 Diego Elias (PER) def [Q] Saurav Ghosal (IND) 11-8 11-6 11-9 (38-min) Last season’s PSA Young Player of the Year versus the highest-ranked Indian player of all time. 20-year-old Diego Elias and 31-year-old Saurav Ghosal have played twice before. The Peruvian Puma has yet to earn a win […]

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Andy Taylor. Emcee. Qatar Classic Squash Championship. Day 3. Round of 16. Mohamed ElShorbagy

Day 3. Round of 16. Mohamed ElShorbagy

Emcee. Andy Taylor. Qatar Classic 2017 [3] Mohamed ElShorbagy (EGY) def Fares Dessouky (EGY) 11-9 14-12 11-8 (51-min) Remarkably, since winning the PSA World Series Finals for the first time back in June, Mohamed ElShorbagy has been defeated just once, in the US Open Final by Ali Farag. He launched into the 2017-18 season by […]

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Andy Taylor. Host. Qatar Classic Squash Championship. Day 3. Round of 16. Ali Farag

Day 3. Round of 16. Ali Farag

Host. Andy Taylor. Qatar Classic 2017 [5] Ali Farag (EGY) def [Q] Leo Au (HKG) 11-2 11-6 11-6 (26-min) Tomorrow, Ali Farag will climb to a career-high ranking of #4 in the World. He’s now 12-2 since the start of the season. To put that in perspective: In his first three events of 2017-18, he […]

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