Wildcard Omar ousts the Swiss Rocket on Day One !!
The 2023 Black Ball Squash Open GOLD events got under way today with sixteen first round matches, eight on the Glass Court and eight on court 13, with today’s winners going through to face the seeded players in Round Two, which is split over two days.
There were a handful of seeding upsets, but the biggest upset came in the final match of the day as wildcard Omar Azzam edged out Switzerland’s Nicolas Mueller in a five game thriller ! The standout women’s match was Nada Abbas‘ comeback from two games down to beat Marian Metwally.
Check out the reports and reaction from all today’s matches below the results …