James Willstrop beats Alan Clyne to progress in NetSuite Open

James Willstrop defeated Scottish No.1 Alan Clyne 11-8 11-4 12-10 in 34 minutes to progress to the second round of the 2018 Oracle NetSuite Squash Open as the Professional Squash Association (PSA) World Tour event got underway today in San Francisco, USA.

Willstrop, the former World No.1 will play second seed Ali Farag of Egypt in the second round whilst fellow UNSQUASHABLE player Sarah-Jane Perry will play Salma Hany of Egypt.

Results - Women’s 2018 Oracle NetSuite Open: Round One
Milou van der Heijden (NED) bt Millie Tomlinson (ENG) 3-0: 11-4, 11-9, 11-5 (25m)
Donna Lobban (AUS) bt Amanda Landers-Murphy (NZL) 3-1: 8-11, 11-6, 11-9, 11-8 (41m)
Fiona Moverley (ENG) bt Danielle Letourneau (CAN) 3-0: 11-9, 11-5, 11-6 (25m)
Salma Hany (EGY) bt Rowan Elaraby (EGY) 3-0: 11-8, 11-6, 11-2 (24m)
Hollie Naughton (CAN) bt Yathreb Adel (EGY) 3-1: 11-6, 6-11, 11-6, 11-7 (42m)
Nadine Shahin (EGY) bt Dipika Pallikal Karthik (IND) 3-0: 11-7, 11-7, 11-9 (23m)
Amanda Sobhy (USA) bt Rachael Grinham (AUS) 3-0: 11-8, 11-4, 11-5 (22m)
Coline Aumard (FRA) bt Olivia Blatchford (USA) 3-1: 11-3, 6-11, 11-7, 11-2 (38m)

Draw- Women’s 2018 Oracle NetSuite Open: Round Two
[1] Raneem El Welily (EGY) v Hollie Naughton (CAN)
[9/16] Olivia Blatchford (USA) v [7] Alison Waters (ENG)
[6] Nicol David (MAS) v [9/16] Fiona Moverley (ENG)
Donna Lobban (AUS) v [4] Laura Massaro (ENG)
[3] Camille Serme (FRA) v [9/16] Amanda Sobhy (USA)
Milou van der Heijden (NED) v [8] Annie Au (HKG)
[5] Sarah-Jane Perry (ENG) v Salma Hany (EGY)
Nadine Shahin (EGY) v [2] Joelle King (NZL)

Results - Men’s 2018 Oracle NetSuite Open: Round One
Abdulla Mohd Al Tamimi (QAT) bt Omar Abdel Meguid (EGY) 3-0: 11-7, 13-11, 11-8 (42m)
Saurav Ghosal (IND) bt Campbell Grayson (NZL) 3-0: 11-9, 11-7, 11-5 (49m)
Karim Ali Fathi (EGY) bt Cesar Salazar (MEX) 3-2: 11-9, 8-11, 11-9, 4-11, 11-7 (68m)
Mathieu Castagnet (FRA) bt Lucas Serme (FRA) 3-1: 11-9, 11-9, 5-11, 11-5 (63m)
Ryan Cuskelly (AUS) bt Nathan Lake (ENG) 3-0: 11-9, 15-13, 11-7 (52m)
Mazen Hesham (EGY) bt [WC] Charlie Johnson (ENG) 3-0: 11-8, 11-7, 11-7 (32m)
James Willstrop (ENG) bt Alan Clyne (SCO) 3-0: 11-8, 11-4, 12-10 (34m)
Gregoire Marche (FRA) bt Joel Makin (WAL) 3-0: 11-7, 11-6, 11-5 (55m)

Draw - Men’s 2018 Oracle NetSuite Open: Round Two
[1] Mohamed ElShorbagy (EGY) v [9/16] Gregoire Marche (FRA)
[9/16] Mazen Hesham (EGY) v [5] Miguel Angel Rodriguez (COL)
[7] Karim Abdel Gawad (EGY) v Abdulla Mohd Al Tamimi (QAT)
Saurav Ghosal (IND) v [3] Tarek Momen (EGY)
[4] Simon Rösner (GER) v Karim Ali Fathi (EGY)
Ryan Cuskelly (AUS) v [6] Gregory Gaultier (FRA)
[8] Diego Elias (PER) v Mathieu Castagnet (FRA)
[9/16] James Willstrop (ENG) v [2] Ali Farag (EGY)

James Willstrop uses the UNSQUASHABLE JAMES WILLSTROP AUTOGRAPH racket which is available exclusively from www.unsquashable.com

Sarah-Jane Perry uses the UNSQUASHABLE SARAH-JANE PERRY AUTOGRAPH racket which is available exclusively from www.unsquashable.com

UNSQUASHABLE sponsored players and brand ambassadors competing on the PSA World Tour are sponsored by AJ Bell, one of the UK’s largest providers of online investment platforms and stockbroker services.

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