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One of Farida’s role models is a soccer star who has helped dismantle stereotypes about female athletes — Olympic gold medalist Alex Morgan of the US national women’s team, who is also a model and published author.
Elshorbagy went into the final 3-9 down to Darwish on a career head-to-head tally over the past four years – but had only dropped a single game in his three wins over the former world No 1 from Cairo.
Russians dominate the championship on their home soil
South African team says it was “a tough challenge”
Egyptians bring home 11 medals – 4 gold, 3 silver and 4 bronze
Favourite Ali Fathi will be trying to become the first Egyptian champion of the long-established event after seeing off Canadian hope Dane Sharp, the fourth seed from Toronto, 11-8, 11-9, 11-4 in 37 minutes.
For the second time in three days, world No 5 Darwish had to fight back from two games down to survive an onslaught from an up-and-coming fellow countryman.
Egyptian hockey team must beat Ghana after losing to South Africa to advance to world cup finals
The match had all the makings of a great climax to the seventh PSA World Series event staged before a packed crowd at the Khalifa International Tennis & Squash Complex.
Former world number one Darwish, 32, will now face compatriot Mohamed Abul-Ghar in one of four all-Egyptian last 16 round clashes.
Egypt defeats Ghana 2-1; Black Stars qualify for Brazil 2014
Two Egyptian quarterfinalists face each other on Wednesday
Egyptian National team faces Zambia in a friendly game on Thursday
The White Knights win their first trophy since 2008
The Egyptian team claimed 15 medals to win the championship, topping Japan in the process
Red Devils clinch record 8th African Champions League title
I have a video of the full ceremony, which I will publish at the right time to exonerate myself: Mohamed Youssef
Ashour’s withdrawal means Gaultier will look to regain the Qatar Classic title he won in 2011
Although up 1-0, Al-Ahly pressured heavily by the South African team
Striker Ahmad Gaafar and Hazem Emam scored for Zamalek, with Ayman Hefny scoring for Tala’ea Al-Geish in a match dominated by the White Knights.
Gaultier, the world number two from Aix-en-Provence, also becomes a member of a notable trio of fellow former world number ones – including Pakistan’s Qamar Zaman and Australian Chris Dittmar – who have been finalists four times but have never won the title.
DNE interviews Abdelrahman Shaalan, the Egyptian Sumo Champion
Two silver medals and four bronze medals for the Egyptian Kung-Fu players in Malaysia
Elshorbagy, the world No6 from Alexandria, was meeting England’s James Willstrop in a repeat of last year’s semi-final which went the full distance – with the Egyptian underdog prevailing in 112 minutes to reach the final as the No8 seed.
Egypt’s world number one Ramy Ashour and England’s world No4 Nick Matthew will meet in an eagerly-anticipated AJ Bell PSA World Squash Championship semifinal in Manchester on Saturday
Egypt’s defending champion secured his expected place in the last eight for the third year in a row in the third round of the AJ Bell PSA World Squash Championship in Manchester when he beat Australian Cameron Pilley
The top four seeds each progressed to the third round after straight games wins.
The White Knights will meet Tal’ea Al Geish while Ismaily SC also reached semifinal
No clear law exists banning political gestures in most sports, with except of FIFA
The winner will participate in the Club World Cup in Morocco in 2014