Stuart MacGregor & Patrick Rooney reach Swiss Open quarter-finals

Stuart MacGregor and fellow UNSQUASHABLE player Patrick Rooney will today compete in the quarter-finals of the 2018 Swiss Open being staged at the Squash Arena in Uster, Switzerland following straight game victories over Robin Gadola and Viktor Byrtus respectively.

MacGregor beat Robin Gadola of Switzerland 11-9 11-9 20-18 in 74 minutes and will today play Danish No.1 Kristian Frost.

Second seed Patrick Rooney beat Viktor Byrtus of the Czech Republic 11-3 11-4 11-5 in 25 minutes and will play fifth seed Youssef Ibrahim of Egypt for a semi-final place.

2018 Swiss Squash Open, Squash Arena, Uster, Switzerland
2nd Round:

[1] Dimitri Steinmann (SUI) v [9/16] Miko Äijänen (FIN)
Jakub Solnicky (CZE) bt [7] Valentin Rapp (GER) 11-9, 11-9, 12-10 (37m)
[8] Stuart MacGregor (ENG) bt [9/16] Robin Gadola (SUI) 11-9, 11-9, 20-18 (74m)
[4] Kristian Frost (DEN) bt [9/16] Omar Elkattan (EGY) 7-11, 11-7, 11-9, 9-11, 11-8 (67m)
[3] Rui Soares (POR) bt [9/16] Tom Walsh (ENG) 12-10, 11-7, 11-6 (28m)
[6] Jami Äijänen (FIN) bt [9/16] Roman Allinckx (SUI) 11-7, 11-7, 3-11, 11-2 (37m)
[5] Youssef Ibrahim (EGY) bt [WC] Cedric Kuchen (SUI) 11-6, 11-8, 4-11, 11-9 (36m)
[2] Patrick Rooney (ENG) bt [9/16] Viktor Byrtus (CZE) 11-3, 11-4, 11-5 (25m)

1st Round:
[1] Dimitri Steinmann (SUI) bye
[9/16] Miko Äijänen (FIN) bt Tarek Shehata (EGY) 6-11, 7-11, 11-9, 11-9, 11-8 (122m)
Jakub Solnicky (CZE) bt [9/16] David Zeman (CZE) 11-4, 12-10, 12-10 (44m)
[7] Valentin Rapp (GER) bye
[8] Stuart MacGregor (ENG) bye
[9/16] Robin Gadola (SUI) bt [WC] Jakob Känel (SUI) 11-5, 11-4, 11-3 (22m)
[9/16] Omar Elkattan (EGY) bt Amadeo Costa (SUI) 9-11, 11-4, 11-7, 15-17, 12-10 (60m)
[4] Kristian Frost (DEN) bye
[3] Rui Soares (POR) bye
[9/16] Tom Walsh (ENG) bt Julian Tomlinson (ENG) 10-12, 11-2, 11-8, 9-11, 11-4 (85m)
[9/16] Roman Allinckx (SUI) bt [WC] Andreas Dietzsch (SUI) 11-7, 11-13, 11-9, 11-8 (35m)
[6] Jami Äijänen (FIN) bye
[5] Youssef Ibrahim (EGY) bye
[WC] Cedric Kuchen (SUI) bt [9/16] Nick Mulvey (ENG) 8-11, 11-5, 11-9, 9-11, 14-12 (76m)
[9/16] Viktor Byrtus (CZE) bt Ondrej Vorlicek (CZE) 11-4, 11-9, 6-11, 11-4 (33m)
[2] Patrick Rooney (ENG) bye

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Patrick Rooney and Stuart MacGregor use the UNSQUASHABLE TOUR-TEC PRO racket which is available exclusively from www.unsquashable.com

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