Sarah-Jane Perry defeats Yathreb Adel in Tournament of Champions

Sarah-Jane Perry defeated Yathreb Adel of Egypt 11-5 11-5 8-11 11-8 in her opening match at the 2018 J.P. Morgan Tournament of Champions being staged inside New York’s Grand Central Terminal.

Seeded seventh, Sarah-Jane will play Olivia Blatchford of the USA in the 2nd propound of the Professional Squash Association (PSA) World Series tournament.
 
Results - First Round (Top Half): 2018 Women’s J.P. Morgan Tournament of Champions
[1] Nour El Sherbini (EGY) bt Joey Chan (HKG) 3-0: 11-5, 11-6, 11-8 (29m)
[Q] Mariam Metwally (EGY) bt [16] Joshna Chinappa (IND) 3-1: 15-13, 13-11, 7-11, 11-9 (58m)
[13] Olivia Blatchford (USA) bt [Q] Liu Tsz-Ling (HKG) 3-0: 11-5, 11-5, 11-9 (24m)
[7] Sarah-Jane Perry (ENG) bt [Q] Yathreb Adel (EGY) 3-1: 11-5, 11-5, 8-11, 11-8 (39m)
[5] Nouran Gohar (EGY) bt [WC] Marina Stefanoni (USA) 3-0: 11-5, 11-8, 11-5 (23m)
[10] Alison Waters (ENG) bt Salma Hany (EGY) 3-0: 11-2, 3-1 ret. (8m)
Victoria Lust (ENG) bt [14] Emily Whitlock (ENG) 3-1: 12-10, 12-14, 11-3, 11-2 (42m)
[4] Laura Massaro (ENG) bt Fiona Moverley (ENG) 3-2: 11-9, 9-11, 11-9, 11-13, 11-8 (65m)
 
Draw - First Round (Bottom Half): To Be Played January 21st
[3] Camille Serme (FRA) v [Q] Sabrina Sobhy (USA)
Donna Urquhart (AUS) v [11] Annie Au (HKG)
[9] Joelle King (NZL) v [Q] Heba El Torky (EGY)
[Q] Samantha Cornett (CAN) v [6] Nicol David (MAS)
[8] Nour El Tayeb (EGY) v Dipika Pallikal Karthik (IND)
[Q] Rachael Grinham (AUS) v [12] Amanda Sobhy (USA)
[15] Tesni Evans (WAL) v Hania El Hammamy (EGY)
[Q] Jenny Duncalf (ENG) v [2] Raneem El Welily (EGY)
 
Draw - Second Round: (Top Half): To Be Played January 22nd
[1] Nour El Sherbini (EGY) v [Q] Mariam Metwally (EGY)
[13] Olivia Blatchford (USA) v [7] Sarah-Jane Perry (ENG)
[5] Nouran Gohar (EGY) v [10] Alison Waters (ENG)
Victoria Lust (ENG) v [4] Laura Massaro (ENG)
 
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For more information regarding the  J.P. Morgan Tournament of Champions, visit: www.tocsquash.com, www.psaworldtour.com & www.squashsite.com