Keith Granger UCT Memorial results and draws

Last nights matches saw some outstanding squash especially from the South African players that notched up some upsets, notably from SA no 6, Zambian Kelvin Ndhlovu coming from 0-2 down to register a 3-2 win over Frenchman and no 4 seed Joan Lezaud in 71 minutes of scintillating squash, then Thoboki Mohohlo SA no 9 clawed his way back from 0-2 to register a 3-2 win over Englishman Robert Downer in 55 minutes.

In the women’s draw all the seeds cruised through winning 3-0. Unfortunately WP local player Karen Blom retired hurt in the 2nd game against no 3 seed Julia Lecoq with a ruptured Achilles and will be operated on today, our thoughts are with her.

In the Open sections, no 9th seed Gugulethu Moyo who hasn’t played league in 2 years took out UCT 2nd league player and no 8 seed Hannah Oglesby. In the Men’s section no 32 seed youngster Gavin Kaplan surprised 17 seed Jason Elley with a 3-1 win. Please check the draw as some players have withdrawn due to injury and you might have a walkover, confirm at the TD desk.

So here are all the results, see you tonight for some more high quality matches which start at 17h00.

VIP tickets for seats for Fri & Sat matches for court 1 are starting to sell, so be sure to book your spot at the TD desk, R100 for the seat per night which goes to Canser SA and you get 4xcastle lite beers and a comfortable cushioned laser seat….what a deal!

 


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