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Egypt storms past France in squash championship

Egypt beat France in their second straight 3-0 victory at the women's squash championship in New Zealand

Eslam Omar, Tuesday 30 Nov 2010
Omneya Abdel Kawy
Egyptian squash player, Omneya Abdel Kawy

Egypt have beaten France to notch their second successive 3-0 victory in the Women's World Team Squash Championships in Palmerston North, New Zealand

The defending champions delivered an impressive performance, as they easily defeated the sixth-seeded French team.

Nour El Tayeb had a straightforward 11-6, 11-9, 11-3 win over Coline Aumard and Omneya Abdel Kawy downed French number one Camille Serme 11-5, 11-6, 11-9. However, Raneem El Weleily was given a tougher workout by Isabelle Stoehr, edging to a 12-10, 16-14, 11-3 victory.

The following are the Day 2 results:

Pool A: England 3-0 Netherlands; Unites States 3-0 Austria
Pool B: Australia 3-0 India; Ireland 3-0 Japan
Pool C: Egypt 3-0 France, South Africa 3-0 Mexico
Pool D: New Zealand 3-0 Hong Kong, Malaysia 3-0 Canada

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