Australian Open Squash 2012
The 2012 Australian Open concluded today with Ramy Ashour and Nicol David each successfully defending their titles.
Ramy beat fellow Egyptian Omar Mosaad 3-0 in the finals and Aussie Cameron Pilley in four games in the semis. Omar overcame an injured Tom Richards in the other semifinal.
Meanwhile, Nicol David overcame Laura Massaro in a four-game final after beating Madeline Perry in the semi-finals. Massaro beat surprise semifinalist Dipika Pallikal en route to her finals berth.
The draw was disrupted by American Amanda Sobhy, who beat world #2 Jenny Duncalf before falling to Pallikal in the quarterfinals.
You can read more at ozopensquash.com or the archives at dailysquashreport.com.
See historical results here: Australian Open Squash.
Ramy Ashour and Omar Mosaad:
Tom Richards and Omar Mosaad:
Omar Mosaad and Ong Beng Hee:
Jenny Duncalf and Amanda Sobhy. Amanda upset Jenny to advance into the quarterfinals.
Photo of Ramy and Nicol via Squash365.com
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