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Fram Bubbling away in El Gouna

Fram Bubbling away in El Gouna

Last words for 2021 coming from El Gouna backstage... All you didn't know you needed to know about Gouna 2021.... ...

MF : Elshorbagy 3-0 Coll

MF : Elshorbagy 3-0 Coll

Great performance from Mohamed ElShorbagy to claim his second El Gouna title with a straight games win over Paul Coll ... ...

WF : Sherbini 3-0 Gohar

WF : Sherbini 3-0 Gohar

Nour El Sherbini adds the El Gouna International title to her collection with a straight game win over Nouran Gohar ... ...

FINALS Day in Gouna

FINALS Day in Gouna

Top seeds Nour El Sherbini and Mohamed Elshorbagy both claim their second El Gouna International titles ... ...

Finals Roundup : Sherbini & Shorbagy triumph

Finals Roundup : Sherbini & Shorbagy triumph

op seeds Mohamed ElShorbagy and Nour El Sherbini are the 2021 El Gouna International Squash Open champions ... ...

SF : ElShorbagy 3-1 Dessouky

SF : ElShorbagy 3-1 Dessouky

Top seed Mohamed ElShorbagy reaches the final with a four game win over Fares Dessouky ...

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SF : Sherbini 3-2 Hammamy

SF : Sherbini 3-2 Hammamy

Nour El Sherbini stems a fightback from Hania El Hammamy to win in five ... ...

SF : Coll 3-0 Momen

SF : Coll 3-0 Momen

Big win for Paul Coll as he beats Tarek Momen in straight games to reach the final ... ...

TODAY in Gouna : SEMI-FINALS

TODAY in Gouna : SEMI-FINALS

It's ElShorbagy, Coll, El Sherbini and Gohar who will contest the finals in El Gouna ... ...

SF : Gohar 3-0 Sobhy

SF : Gohar 3-0 Sobhy

Impressive performance from Nouran Gohar as she despatches Amanda Sobhy in straight games ... ...

Semi-Finals Roundup

Semi-Finals Roundup

New Zealand’s Paul Coll will feature alongside three Egyptian players on finals day at the 2021 El Gouna International ... ...

QF : Dessouky 3-2 Asal

QF : Dessouky 3-2 Asal

Fares Dessouky completes a comeback from 0-2 down to claim the last semi-final spot ... ...

QF : El Hammamy 3-1 Serme

QF : El Hammamy 3-1 Serme

Hania El Hammy holds off c comeback from Camille Serme to reach the semis ... ...

QF : ElShorbagy 3-2 Makin

QF : ElShorbagy 3-2 Makin

In a match that was moved to the traditional courts, top seed Mohamed ElShorbagy edges past Joel Makin ... ...

QF : Sherbini 3-0 Perry

QF : Sherbini 3-0 Perry

Nour El Sherbini through in straight games over SJ Perry ... ...

QF : Momen 3-0 Marche

QF : Momen 3-0 Marche

Tarek Momen impressive in a straight-games win over Gregoire Marche ... ...

QF : Sobhy 3-1 Hany

QF : Sobhy 3-1 Hany

Amanda Sobhy comes from a game down to deny Salma Hany ... ...

QF : Coll 3-1 Gawad

QF : Coll 3-1 Gawad

Paul Coll recovers from a game down to beat an eventually struggling Karim Abdel Gawad ... ...

QF : Gohar 3-1 Elaraby

QF : Gohar 3-1 Elaraby

Nouran Gohar fights off a recovery from Rowan Elaraby to reach the semis in four games .. ...

TODAY in Gouna : QUARTER-FINALS

TODAY in Gouna : QUARTER-FINALS

The semi-finalists are settled after two dramatic quarter-final nights in El Gouna ... ...

Day Seven Roundup

Day Seven Roundup

ElShorbagy topples Makin on night of drama in El Gouna ... ...

Quarters Part One

Quarters Part One

Reports, quotes and photos from the Quarter-Finals, bottom half : wins for Nouran Gohar, Paul Coll, Amanda Sobhy and Tarek Momen ... ...

Day Six Roundup

Day Six Roundup

Sobhy and Gohar set up Mouth-Watering semis clash ... ...

TODAY in Gouna : Day FIVE

TODAY in Gouna : Day FIVE

The quarter-final lineups are settled after a dramatic day in El Gouna, finishing with a 100+ minute win for Mostafa Asal ... ...

Day Five Evening

Day Five Evening

Reports, Quotes and Photos from the evening session : Wins for SJ Perry, Mohamed ElShorbagy, Camille Serme ... ...

Day Five Roundup

Day Five Roundup

Asal battles Past Abouelghar to reach El Gouna International quarters ... ...

Day Five Afternoon

Day Five Afternoon

The final session at the Squash Centre : wins for Joel Makin, Hania El Hammamy ... ...

Today in Gouna : Day FOUR

Today in Gouna : Day FOUR

We're on to Round Three today, with just eight matches in the bottom half of the draws - four at the squash centre followed by four on the Glass Court ... ...

R3 : Evening Session

R3 : Evening Session

Reports, quotes and photos from victories by Tarek Momen, Paul Coll, Nouran Gohar and Amanda Sobhy ... ...

Day Four Roundup

Day Four Roundup

No.2 seeds Nouran Gohar and Tarek Momen recorded victories on day four of the El Gouna International ... ...

R3 : Afternoon matches

R3 : Afternoon matches

Reports, quotes and photos from Day Four Afternoon session - wins for Rowan Elaraby, Greg Marche, Salma Hany, Karim Abdel Gawad ... ...

TODAY in Gouna : Day THREE

TODAY in Gouna : Day THREE

Another busy day in El Gouna Squash Centre, with sixteen Round Two matches from the top half of the draws, the final four being on the Glass Court at the new Cultural Centre venue ... ...

R2 : Top seeds through as Abou downs Marwan

R2 : Top seeds through as Abou downs Marwan

A marathon opening session on the Glass Court, with wins for Nour El Sherbini, Mohamed Elshorbagy, Camille Serme, and a big upset for Mohamed Abouelghar ... ...

Day Three Roundup

Day Three Roundup

Mohamed Abouelghar finally got the better of fellow Egyptian Marwan ElShorbagy at the sixth attempt as the last sixteens were settled in El Gouna ... ...

R2 : Asal, Dessouky and Rooney advance

R2 : Asal, Dessouky and Rooney advance

Fares Dessouky ends Gaultier's run, Patrick Rooney and Mostafa Asal advance ... ...

R2 : Hania and Yathreb advance, Hollie ousts Joshna

R2 : Hania and Yathreb advance, Hollie ousts Joshna

Solid opening wins for Hania El Hammamy and Yathreb Adel ... ...

R2 : Makin, Masotti and Ibrahim advance

R2 : Makin, Masotti and Ibrahim advance

Top half shaping up as Joel Makin, Baptiste Masotti and Yousef Ibrahim all advance in three ... ...

R2 : Women’s Top begins

R2 : Women’s Top begins

Women's top half gets under way with wins for SJ Perry, Alison Waters and Nada Abbas ... ...

R2 : Mazen survives as Gawad, Coll and Momen advance

R2 : Mazen survives as Gawad, Coll and Momen advance

Today's second set of men's matches saw wins for Tarek Momen, Paul Coll, Karim Abdel Gawad and Mazen Hesham ... ...

Today in Gouna : Day TWO

Today in Gouna : Day TWO

Plenty of upsets on another busy day at the El Gouna Squash Centre, with sixteen Round Two matches from the bottom half of the draws ... ...

R2 : Olivia upsets Nele in women’s second set

R2 : Olivia upsets Nele in women’s second set

All to seeding as Nouran Gohar, Amanda Sobhy and Salma Hany advance, then Olivia Fiechter takes out Nele Gilis ... ...

R2 : Upsets abound as Men’s matches begin

R2 : Upsets abound as Men’s matches begin

Upsets aplenty as Greg Marche, Victor Crouin, Raphael Kandra and Karim El Hammamy advance ... ...

R2 : King gets R2 under way

R2 : King gets R2 under way

Round Two gets under way with wins for Joelle King, Rowan Elaraby, and upsets for Lucy Turmel and Sivasangari Subramaniam ... ...

Day Two Roundup

Day Two Roundup

Subramaniam takes out Evans in Round Two ... ...

R1 :  All-European Men’s finale

R1 : All-European Men’s finale

It's all Europe in the final men's matches as Gregory Gaultier, Patrick Rooney, Baptiste Masotti and Iker Pajares advance ... ...

R1 : Women’s final four

R1 : Women’s final four

A clean sweep for Egypt in the final set of women's R1 matches ... ...

Day One Roundup

Day One Roundup

Gaultier battles past Lake as El Gouna International gets under way ... ...

R1 : Men’s Batch Three, Soliman scrapes through

R1 : Men’s Batch Three, Soliman scrapes through

Wins for Youssef Soliman, Todd Harrity, Dimitir Steinmann,. and Nicolas Mueller ... ...

R1 : Women’s Evening under way

R1 : Women’s Evening under way

Day One evening session starts with wins for Nada Abbas, Zeina Mickawy, Emily Whitlock, Hana Ramadan ... ...

R1 : Men’s second session, Youssef, Victor, Lucas, Karim

R1 : Men’s second session, Youssef, Victor, Lucas, Karim

Wins for Victor Crouin, Lucas Serme, Karim El Hammamy and Youssef Ibrahim in the second set of men's matches ... ...

R1 : Alex, Hollie, Olivia and Sivasangari win

R1 : Alex, Hollie, Olivia and Sivasangari win

THe 13.00 matches saw wins for Alex Fuller, Hollie Naughton, Olivia Fiechter and Siva Subramaniam ... ...

R1:  Men’s opening wins for Eain Yow, Rafa, Shahjahan, MoSherbini

R1: Men’s opening wins for Eain Yow, Rafa, Shahjahan, MoSherbini

The men's matches get under way with wins for Eain Yow Ng, Raphael Kandra, Shahjahan Khan, Mohamed ElSherbini ... ...

R1 Session 1 : Danielle, Enora, Lucy, Jana win

R1 Session 1 : Danielle, Enora, Lucy, Jana win

Wins for Danielle Letourneau, Enora Villard, Lucy Turmel and Jana Shiha to start this year's event ... ...

El Gouna Player Stats & Performance History

El Gouna Player Stats & Performance History

See how every one of this year's players have performed in previous El Gouna Internationals, and check out their stats ... ...

2021 Match Reports

2021 Match Reports

Match Reports, quotes and Photos from El Gouna Squash Centre ... ...

TODAY in Gouna : Day ONE

TODAY in Gouna : Day ONE

It's a busy opening day 32 Round One matches across four courts at the El Gouna Squash Centre : follow all the updates here ... ...

Arriving in Gouna

Arriving in Gouna

And here we are again in Gouna... Framboise reports on the buildup ... ...

Darwish picks his contenders

Darwish picks his contenders

2010 El Gouna International Champion Karim Darwish picks out the players to watch in this year's event ... ...

ElShorbagy & Sherbini top 2021 Draws

ElShorbagy & Sherbini top 2021 Draws

Egyptian duo Mohamed ElShorbagy and Nour El Sherbini will headline the 2021 El Gouna International Squash Open ... ...

Gouna Conference & Culture Center to host 2021

Gouna Conference & Culture Center to host 2021

The ninth edition of the El Gouna International will take place at the new Conference & Culture Center from 20th to 28th May ... ...

New venue for 2020 (2021)

New venue for 2020 (2021)

The 2020 El Gouna International Squash Open will take place from 7th to 18th April, with the glass court staged at the brand new Gouna Conference and Culture Center ... ...

2019 Finals : Welily and Farag are the Champions

2019 Finals : Welily and Farag are the Champions

Top seeds Raneem El Welily and Ali Farag are the 2019 El Gouna International Squash Open Champions ... ...

Finals Roundup

Finals Roundup

World No.1s Ali Farag and Raneem El Welily took the honours on an all-Egyptian finals night at the El Gouna International ... ...

Breakfast with Fram : Omar Sherbini

Breakfast with Fram : Omar Sherbini

Chatting to the tournament's Technical Director ahead of the Finals ... ...

Day Nine : Semi-Finals

Day Nine : Semi-Finals

Two Egyptian champions guaranteed as Welily, Gohar, Farag and Gawad win through to the finals ... ...

Day Nine Roundup

Day Nine Roundup

Both the men's and women's finals of the El Gouna International will be all-Egyptian clashes ... ...

Breakfast with Fram : Ali Farag

Breakfast with Fram : Ali Farag

Chatting to the World #1 and World Champion at Moods ... ...

Day Eight : Quarters Part Two

Day Eight : Quarters Part Two

Gohar and Dessouky take out second seeds on a night of upsets at the Abu Ti Marina ...... ...

Day Eight Roundup

Day Eight Roundup

Gohar and Dessouky scalp second seeds as quarters are completed ...

Day SEVEN : Quarters Part One

Day SEVEN : Quarters Part One

Amanda Sobhy comeback denies Egyptian clean sweep on Day one of the Quarter-finals at the CI Capital Arena ... ...

Day Seven Roundup

Day Seven Roundup

US No.1 Sobhy comes from behind to knock out El Tayeb ... ...

Reports & Quotes – every round

Reports & Quotes – every round

Reports, Quotes and photos from Day ONE Matches ... ...

Breakfast with Fram : Tesni Evans

Breakfast with Fram : Tesni Evans

Chatting with the British #1 at Ancient Sands ... ...

Day SIX : Round Three part two

Day SIX : Round Three part two

Quarter-final lineups decided as Dessouky ousts Rodriguez and Gawad comes back from the brink ... ...

Day Six Roundup

Day Six Roundup

Gawad comes back from the brink as Dessouky ousts Rodriguez ... ...

Day FIVE : Round Three begins

Day FIVE : Round Three begins

Top seeds through to the quarters - but Farag only just - as Round Three gets under way ... ...

Day Five Roundup

Day Five Roundup

Egypt’s World No.1 Ali Farag is through to the quarter finals after surviving a gripping five-game encounter against Diego Elias ... ...

Settling in at the Marina

Settling in at the Marina

All you didn't know you needed to know about El Gouna International Squash Open 2019... Mansi, Masters, from Rubbles to Office, and more... ...

Day FOUR : Round Two concluded

Day FOUR : Round Two concluded

Marwan and Miguel survive, Zeina and Nadine cause upsets as the last sixteens are settled ... ...

Day Four Roundup

Day Four Roundup

Reigning champion Marwan ElShorbagy survived a huge scare from Mohamed Abouelghar on day four ... ...

Day THREE : Round Two Begins

Day THREE : Round Two Begins

It's an Egyptian family double on the Glass court as the pre-quarterfinalists in the top half of the draw are decided ... ...

Day Three Roundup

Day Three Roundup

Egyptian World No.1s Raneem El Welily and Ali Farag have both made it through to the third round ... ...

Day TWO : Round ONE Complete

Day TWO : Round ONE Complete

After two days of play the the El Gouna Squash Complex, round one is complete ... ...

Day TWO Roundup

Day TWO Roundup

Spain’s Iker Pajares and England’s Julianne Courtice secured surprise victories on day two at the El Gouna Squash Complex ... ...

Day ONE : Round One Part One

Day ONE : Round One Part One

The eighth edition of the El Gouna International kicked off today at the El Gouna Squash Centre with 15 Round One matches ... ...

Day ONE Roundup : David Survives

Day ONE Roundup : David Survives

David survives on Day One in El Gouna ... ...

From Eindhoven to El Gouna

From Eindhoven to El Gouna

Well, people that was a bit of a short turn over for us ... ...

Thanks for the Splits

Thanks for the Splits

This one is to thank our blessed Amr Mansi and Omar Sherbini for their great idea of 2019: a split first round ... ...

Farag: “The one we look forward to”

Farag: “The one we look forward to”

World #1 Ali Farag says he is excited to perform in front of his home crowd this week in El Gouna ... ...

2019 Masters Entries

The entry Lists for the third edition of the El Gouna International Squash Masters are here ... ...

60 Seconds with Nour El Tayeb

"It's more than just the squash..." ...

6o Seconds with Ali Farag

Find out the World #1 and World Champion's views on El Gouna and his likes and dislikes ... ...

2019 DRAWS Revealed

2019 DRAWS Revealed

The world’s best squash players will go head-to-head on the banks of Egypt’s Red Sea after the draws for the 2019 El Gouna International Squash Open were released ... ...

Nour El Sherbini Interview

Nour El Sherbini Interview ... ...

60 Seconds EITHER OR with Fares Dessouky

60 Seconds EITHER OR with Fares Dessouky ... ...

60 Seconds EITHER OR with Raneem El Welily

60 Seconds EITHER OR with Raneem El Welily ...

El Gouna International 2019

El Gouna International 2019

The El Gouna International returns to Egypt's Red Sea for an eighth edition in April ... ...

2018 : Marwan and Raneem shine

2018 : Marwan and Raneem shine

Marwan ElShorbagy wins a first World Series title as Raneem El Welily wins inaugural women's title ... ...

2016 : It’s Mohamed at Last

2016 : It’s Mohamed at Last

Mohamed ElShorbagy beats Gregory Gaultier to win his first El Gouna title ... ...

2015 : It’s a hat-trick for Ramy

2015 : It’s a hat-trick for Ramy

Ramy Ashour claimed his third El Gouna title in a row in a thrilling final against Mohamed ElShorbagy ... ...

2014 : Ramy retains the title

2014 : Ramy retains the title

Ramy Ashour beats Mohamed ElShorbagy to retain the El Gouna title ... ...

2012 Event

2012 Event

Ramy Ashour wins the El Gouna International for the first time ... ...

2010 El Gouna

2010 El Gouna

Karim Darwish is the first El Gouna Champion ... ...