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Fares Dessouky
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Egypt

World Ranking:
12
World Series Ranking:
13
Birthplace:
Alexandria, Egypt
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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
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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.

Results

Guggenheim Partners & EquiTrust Windy City Open 2017 23 Feb - 01 Mar World Series Event

UCS Swedish Open 2017 02 - 05 Feb M70 Event

J.P. Morgan Tournament of Champions 2017 12 - 19 Jan World Series Event

CCI International JSW ISC 2016 24 - 27 Nov M50 Event

Wadi Degla PSA Men's World Championship 2016 27 Oct - 04 Nov World Championship Event

Delaware Investments U.S. Open 2016 08 - 15 Oct World Series Event

Al Ahram Squash Open NEWGIZA 2016 19 - 23 Sep M100 Event

China Squash Open 2016 01 - 04 Sep M100 Event

Cathay Pacific Sun Hung Kai Financial Hong Kong Open 2016 23 - 28 Aug World Series Event

El Gouna International Squash Tournament 2016 24 - 29 Apr World Series Event

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