Rory Stewart progresses to 2nd round of Hasta la Vista Open in Poland

Rory Stewart defeated qualifier Charlie Cowie of England 11-3 11-5 11-5 in the 1st round of the 2018 Hasta la Vista Open being staged in Wroclaw, Poland and will today play Harry Falconer of England in the 2nd round of the Professional Squash Association (PSA) M5 World Tour event.

Fellow UNSQUASHABLE player Jack Turney defeated Rafal Rykowski of Poland 11-6 9-11 11-5 11-7 to qualify for the main draw but was unable to progress beyond Omar Elkattan of Egypt who beat the young English man 11-4 5-11 11-8 11-9.

2018 Hasta la Vista Open, Hasta la Vista, Wroclaw, Poland
2nd round:

[1] Victor Crouin (FRA) v [Q] Adam Pelczynski (POL)
[7] Daniel Poleshchuk (ISR) v Ondrej Vorlicek (CZE)
[8] Roshan Bharos (NED) v [Q] Pascal Gomez (ESP)
[3] Enzo Corigliano (FRA) v Taminder Gata-Aura (ENG)
[4] Rory Stewart (SCO) v Harry Falconer (ENG)
Viktor Byrtus (CZE) v [Q] Mohammad Kashani (IRI)
[5] Nick Mulvey (ENG) v Martin Kegel (CRO)
[2] Benjamin Aubert (FRA) v Omar Elkattan (EGY)

1st round:
[1] Victor Crouin (FRA) bt Carl Remle (SWE)
11-6, 11-3, 11-8
[Q] Adam Pelczynski (POL) bt Robert Dadds (ENG)
11-8, 2-11, 11-9, 11-7
Ondrej Vorlicek (CZE) bt Muhammad Bilal (ITA)
11-7, 11-9, 3-11, 11-9
[7] Daniel Poleshchuk (ISR) bt Jakob Dirnberger (AUT)
11-8, 11-6, 11-3
[8] Roshan Bharos (NED) bt Nilo Vidal (ESP)
11-2, 11-9, 11-4
[Q] Pascal Gomez (ESP) bt Erik Jakobsson (SWE)
1-11, 11-7, 11-9, 11-3
Taminder Gata-Aura (ENG) bt [Q] Tobias Weggen (GER)
11-7, 11-9, 11-8
[3] Enzo Corigliano (FRA) bt Michael Babra (SWE)
11-7, 11-3, 11-3
[4] Rory Stewart (SCO) bt [Q] Charlie Cowie (ENG)
11-3, 11-5, 11-5
Harry Falconer (ENG) bt [Q] Ido Burstein (ISR)
11-7, 11-9, 11-3
[Q] Mohammad Kashani (IRI) bt Vladislav Titov (RUS)
11-9, 14-12, 11-1
Viktor Byrtus (CZE) bt [6] Adrian Ostbye (NOR)
11-9, 11-8, 11-5
[5] Nick Mulvey (ENG) bt [WC] Konrad Tyma (POL)
11-9, 11-9, 11-6
Martin Kegel (CRO) bt [Q] Nir Cohen (ISR)
11-6, 11-9, 11-7
Omar Elkattan (EGY) bt [Q] Jack Turney (ENG)
11-4, 5-11, 11-8, 11-9
[2] Benjamin Aubert (FRA) bt David Zeman (CZE)
11-2, 11-5, 11-5

Qualifying finals:
Adam Pelczynski (POL) bt Vasile Hapun (ROM)
11-5, 7-11, 11-9, 6-11, 11-3
Jack Turney (ENG) bt Rafal Rykowski (POL)
11-6, 9-11, 11-5, 11-7
Pascal Gomez (ESP) bt Ali Jafari (ENG)
11-5, 7-11, 11-2, 11-4
Mohammad Kashani (IRI) bt Grzegorz Przybysz (POL)
11-4, 11-5, 11-2
Tobias Weggen (GER)
Charlie Cowie (ENG) bt Theis Houlberg (DEN)
11-6, 11-5, 8-11, 3-11, 11-7
Ido Burstein (ISR) bt Mohammad Amin Ataei Khaah (IRI)
Nir Cohen (ISR)

Rory Stewart use the UNSQUASHABLE Y-TEC PRO racket which is available exclusively from and

Jack Turney uses the UNSQUASHABLE TOUR-TEC PRO racket which is available exclusively from

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