Sourav bows out of PSA Squash, all Egyptian final

Kolkata, Apr 3 (Calcutta Tube / IBNS) : India’s hope at the Kolkata International PSA squash championship was crushed when Sourav Ghosal was defeated by top seed Karim Darwish of Egypt in the semifinal at Calcutta Racket Club here on Saturday.

World No 24 Ghosal, who had vanquished the reigning junior World champion Amr Khaled Khalifa in the quarter finals,  meekly surrendered to the speed and power of World No 3 Karim Darwish and was defeated 9-11,11-5,9-11,4-11 in 54 minutes this evening.

Darwish would now meet in the final on Sunday   countryman Omar Mosaad, who beat his compatriot Karim Abdel Gawad  11-6, 11-4, 11-4 in the other semifinal play.

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