Sarah-Jane Perry bows out of Hong Kong Open

Sarah-Jane Perry was denied a place in the quarter-finals of the Cathay Pacific Sun Hung Kai Financial Hong Kong Squash Open by New Zealand No.1 Joelle King who overcame her English rival in a tough 52-minute 11-9 8-11 12-10 11-7 second round match at the third Professional Squash Association (PSA) World Series event of the new season.

Results – Second Round: 2017 Men’s Cathay Pacific Sun Hung Kai Financial Hong Kong Open
[1] Gregory Gaultier (FRA) bt Paul Coll (NZL) 3-2: 2-11, 11-7, 8-11, 11-9, 11-6 (81m)
[5] Marwan ElShorbagy (EGY) bt [Q] Greg Lobban (SCO) 3-1: 11-8, 6-11, 11-8, 11-8 (47m)
Mohamed Abouelghar (EGY) bt Simon Rösner (GER) 3-0: 11-9, 15-13, 11-7 (45m)
[3] Mohamed ElShorbagy (EGY) bt [Q] Lucas Serme (FRA) 3-1: 8-11, 11-7, 11-6, 11-8 (45m)
[4] Ali Farag (EGY) bt [WC] Leo Au (HKG) 3-0: 11-5, 6-2 ret. (16m)
[Q] Declan James (ENG) bt [8] Fares Dessouky (EGY) 3-2: 8-11, 4-11, 2-3 ret. (37m)
[7] Tarek Momen (EGY) bt Ryan Cuskelly (AUS) 3-0: 14-12, 11-6, 12-10 (53m)
[2] Karim Abdel Gawad (EGY) bt Cameron Pilley (AUS) 3-1: 11-8, 10-12, 11-7, 11-7 (54m)
 
Draw - Men’s Quarter-Finals: To Be Played November 17th
[1] Gregory Gaultier (FRA) v [5] Marwan ElShorbagy (EGY)
Mohamed Abouelghar (EGY) v [3] Mohamed ElShorbagy (EGY)
[4] Ali Farag (EGY) v [Q] Declan James (ENG)
[7] Tarek Momen (EGY) v [2] Karim Abdel Gawad (EGY)
 
Results – Second Round: 2017 Women’s Cathay Pacific Sun Hung Kai Financial Hong Kong Open
[1] Nour El Sherbini (EGY) bt Donna Urquhart (AUS) 3-1: 11-6, 10-12, 11-3, 11-5 (36m)
[7] Nouran Gohar (EGY) bt [11] Joshna Chinappa (IND) 3-2: 11-8, 7-11, 11-8, 9-11, 11-1 (50m)
[14] Tesni Evans (WAL) bt [8] Alison Waters (ENG) 3-0: 12-10, 12-10, 11-9 (44m)
[4] Laura Massaro (ENG) bt [16] Olivia Blatchford (USA) 3-1: 11-8, 8-11, 12-10, 11-5 (42m)
[3] Camille Serme (FRA) bt Joey Chan (HKG) 3-1: 11-6, 7-11, 11-6, 11-8 (46m)
[5] Nicol David (MAS) bt [9] Annie Au (HKG) 3-2: 11-9, 9-11, 7-11, 11-9, 11-7 (55m)
[10] Joelle King (NZL) bt [6] Sarah-Jane Perry (ENG) 3-1: 11-9, 8-11, 12-10, 11-7 (52m)
[2] Raneem El Welily (EGY) bt [13] Nour El Tayeb (EGY) 3-2: 11-8, 11-13, 11-7, 9-11, 11-9 (62m)
 
Draw - Women’s Quarter-Finals: To Be Played November 17th
[1] Nour El Sherbini (EGY) v [7] Nouran Gohar (EGY)
[14] Tesni Evans (WAL) v [4] Laura Massaro (EGY)
[3] Camille Serme (FRA) v [5] Nicol David (MAS)
[10] Joelle King (NZL) v [2] Raneem El Welily (EGY)
 
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