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Egyptian El Tayeb, the former world junior champion making her debut in Cleveland, brushed aside sixth-seeded New Zealander Joelle King 11-6, 11-6, 11-5.
Libya become the second champions of the tournament, which is reserved for home-based players from around the continent, joining Democratic Republic of Congo who won the inaugural edition in 2009.
Nadal was plagued by an injury in the second set of the final
Elshorbagy won $11,000 in prize money and a $9,000 Rolex Oyster Perpetual watch
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Salah has signed a five-and-a-half-year contract with the reigning Europa League champions and will wear the number 15 shirt at Stamford Bridge.
Title-holder Shabana, the 34-year-old fourth seed, needed 61 minutes to see off 25-year-old qualifier Meguid 11-5, 18-16, 11-2.
Shabana’s victory, his first PSA World Series event title since 2011, also prevents Gaultier from becoming World No.1 outright in February as the Aix En Provance man now goes level with England’s Nick Matthew atop the rankings.
Shabana was at his sublime best to get past Matthew, who has been in arguably the best form of his career in recent months since winning the 2013 World Squash Championship in Manchester in November.
Boards’ membership and TV rights cause problems between football clubs and state
Egyptian Football league suspended again until 28 January
Egyptian football star Mido takes first Zamalek training session on Wednesday
Omar Gamal to White Knights, Gedo back to Red Devils
The retired “El Magico” competed with fellow Egyptian Ahmed Fathi and Nigerian Sunday Mba for the honourary prize; Al-Ahly chosen as best club
Girls U19, boys and girls U17, boys U15 and boys U13 brackets are dominated by Egyptians
Egyptian legend Mohamed Aboutrika beat compatriot Ahmed Fathy and Sunday Mba from Nigeria to win the best Player based in Africa.
World football’s ruling body came under withering fire following FIFA secretary general Valcke’s claim that the 2022 World Cup in Qatar will be played in winter
Mourners, many in tears, threw red and white Benfica scarves on the hearse and waved red and green Portuguese flags as it passed by, crying out: “Eusebio, Eusebio”.
Ashour was injured in the quarterfinals of Hong Kong Open in December 2013 after having recurring problems with his hamstring
Zamalek wins; remains in third place
With major events and developments looming, conditions in the Gulf states will be illuminated under the international spotlight
The Egyptian player loses against reigning champion
Egyptian Ali Zein is tournament’s top scorer
Wadi Degla beat Al-Minya while Arab Contractors dominate Al-Raga’a
This group of young footballers, 18 to be exact, have all had experience of living on the streets, but for almost a year now, have been regularly training with one eye on Rio de Janeiro, where the Street Child World Cup will kick off on 27 March 2014.
Zamalek defeats Al-Masry, Petrojet draws with Talaea Al-Geish
Egyptian basketball team progresses from group stage of FIBA African Champions Cup
League has been set after being postponed several times
Bayern Munich through to the final, awaiting contender
The top-seeded 26-year-old from Cairo will make his Swedish debut against top-ranked German Simon Rosner in the 11th staging of the biggest PSA World Tour event in continental Europe at Linköping Sporthall.