The action continues from the PSA World Championships in Cairo today, with the third round coming to a conclusion, as 16 more players do battle for spots in the quarter finals of the sport’s premiere event.
There will be eight matches throughout the evening’s action, with four matches being played on the glass court at the Club S Allegria and four matches being played on another glass court at the Egyptian National Museum of Civilization.
Both of the defending World Champions, in Nour El Sherbini and Ali Farag, will be in action at the Egyptian national Museum of Civilisation today, facing familiar foes. Farag will do battle with compatriot Youssef Ibrahim, while the five-time champ will face off against Tinne Gilis, who has taken her the distance several times previously. Hania El Hammamy and Georgina Kennedy will kick things off at the Museum, with the night ending with Mostafa Asal and Saurav Ghosal.
At the Club S Allegria, unseeded Nour El Tayeb will continue her return from giving birth, as she takes on Malaysia’s Sivasangari Subramaniam for a place in the last eight. They will be followed by Qatar QTerminals Classic champion Diego Elias, as he faces Youssef Soliman, before Sarah-Jane Perry and Sabrina Sobhy, and finally Marwan ElShorbagy and Nicolas Mueller, all do battle.
Day 6 Schedule
(All times are local GMT+2)
Egyptian National Museum of Civilization Glass Court
Club S Allegria Glass Court