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Height 178cm

Weight 80kg

Birthplace Alexandria, Egypt

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Fares Dessouky

DOB 29 September 1994

CountryEgypt

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Flag (de)R. Kandra

2019 FS Investments U.S. Open Squash Championships - Philadelphia, United States

6 OCT      Round 2

  • 1-3
  • 11-9
  • 10-12
  • 5-11
  • 7-11

Flag (wales)J. Makin

Open de France - Nantes 2019 presented by Tailor Capital - Nantes, France

11 SEP      Quarter final

  • 1-2
  • 12-10
  • 5-11
  • 8-11

Flag (fr)B. Aubert

Open de France - Nantes 2019 presented by Tailor Capital - Nantes, France

10 SEP      Round 2

  • 2-0
  • 11-2
  • 11-8

Flag (nz)P. Coll

Allam British Open 2019 - Hull, England

22 MAY      Round 3

  • 1-3
  • 5-11
  • 7-11
  • 11-9
  • 5-11

Flag (england)J. Masters

Allam British Open 2019 - Hull, England

21 MAY      Round 2

  • 3-0
  • 11-5
  • 12-10
  • 11-5

Flag (fr)M. Castagnet

Allam British Open 2019 - Hull, England

20 MAY      Round 1

  • 3-2
  • 11-8
  • 7-11
  • 12-14
  • 11-8
  • 12-10

Flag (eg)M. ElShorbagy

The Wimbledon Club Squash Squared Open 2019 - London, England

12 MAY      Round 2

  • 1-3
  • 11-7
  • 7-11
  • 9-11
  • 7-11

Flag (pk)A. Khan

The Wimbledon Club Squash Squared Open 2019 - London, England

11 MAY      Round 1

  • 3-0
  • 11-3
  • 11-2
  • 11-0

Flag (eg)K. Gawad

El Gouna International Squash Open 2019 - El Gouna, Egypt

25 APR      Semi final

  • 1-3
  • 11-5
  • 11-13
  • 7-11
  • 1-11

Upcoming Matches


E. Ng

PSA Men's World Championship 2019-2020
Doha, Qatar

8 NOV      Round 1

TBA

CIB Egyptian Squash Open 2019
Cairo, Egypt

25 OCT      Round 1

S. Rösner

CIB Egyptian Squash Open 2019
Cairo, Egypt

26 OCT      Round 2

Player BIO

Fares Dessouky Profile
Date of Birth 29th September, 1994
Height (cm) 178
Weight (kg) 80
Residence Alexandria, Egypt
Coach Waleed el Mosalamy, Ahmed Shohayeb
Interests Music

Fares Dessouky is one of Egypt’s rising stars and has enjoyed a meteoric rise up the PSA World Rankings in recent years.
Dessouky turned professional in 2011 and amassed his first PSA World Tour title at the NSA Open after a tense final against Raphael Kandra.
The Alexandrian-born Egyptian’s performances at PSA World Series events throughout 2014 have brought him widespread recognition as one to watch in the coming years.
His best performances came at the British Open in May 2014 when he stunned compatriots Karim Abdel Gawad and Karim Darwish en-route to the quarter-final where he was defeated by runner-up Nick Matthew.
A quarter-final finish at the US Open followed and that lead to Dessouky breaking into the top 25 in the world for the first time. He then made it to the third round of the World Championship in November 2014.
Dessouky made further progress up the world rankings in 2015, thanks in part to quarter-final finishes at the Canary Wharf Classic in March and the Sharm El Sheikh International Championship two months later.
May 2015 was arguably one of the finest months of his career as he entered the world's top 20 for the first time in addition to being named the PSA Men's Young Player of the Year.
Dessouky reached a third PSA World Tour final at the Macau Open in September of that year but couldn’t find a way by Max Lee.
He would have to wait 14 months for his next final appearance, where he defeated compatriot Mohamed Abouelghar in the final of the CCI International to capture his second, and biggest, Tour crown.
Dessouky missed out on claiming a third PSA World Tour title during the 2016/17 season when he fell to England’s Nick Matthew in the final of the Canary Wharf Classic.
The Egyptian suffered a torn ACL in the autumn of 2017, and spent 14 months away from the game as he recovered. He finished runner-up in his first tournament back from injury, losing out to Tarek Momen in the final of the CCI International.
Dessouky continued to make at least the last 16 of every event to the end of the 2018-19 campaign, including a quarter final appearance at the Canary Wharf Classic. He also made the semi-finals of the El Gouna International, becoming the first wildcard to do so at a Platinum event.

Results

2019 FS Investments U.S. Open Squash Championships 05 - 12 Oct PSA World Tour Platinum Event

Open de France - Nantes 2019 presented by Tailor Capital 09 - 14 Sep PSA World Tour Silver Event

Allam British Open 2019 20 - 26 May PSA World Tour Platinum Event

The Wimbledon Club Squash Squared Open 2019 11 - 16 May PSA World Tour Bronze Event

El Gouna International Squash Open 2019 17 - 26 Apr PSA World Tour Platinum Event

Citigold Wealth Management Canary Wharf Classic 2019 10 - 15 Mar PSA World Tour Gold Event

2018-2019 PSA World Championships presented by the Walter Family 23 Feb - 02 Mar PSA World Championships Event

J.P. Morgan Tournament of Champions 2019 16 - 24 Jan PSA World Tour Platinum Event

CCI International 2019 08 - 12 Jan PSA World Tour Silver Event

Cathay Pacific Sun Hung Kai Financial Hong Kong Open 2017 14 - 19 Nov World Series Event

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Head To Head Results

Career Wins / Losses

63.2Win Ratio

Won 110

Lost 64

Retired 3

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Player Details

Fares Dessouky Statistics
Years 8
Total Tournaments Played 68
Total Matches Played 174
Matches Won 110
Matches Lost 64
Finals 6
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