After a hectic opening day at the Khalifa International Tennis and Squash Complex, all and matches will now be on the Glass Court and Round Two began today with eight matches in the top half of the draw.
English duo spring surprises as seeds progress to Round Three
While all the seeded players progressed today, including defending champion Mohamed ElShorbagy, it was the English pair of Adrian Waller and Tom Richards who produced the day’s outstanding performances.
ElShorbagy looked to be cruising to victory against Yip Tsz Fung, but the Hong Kong player fought back well, almost forcing a decider before the world #1 snuffed out the danger.
Elsewhere, seeds Simon Rosner, Paul Coll and Diego Elias progressed with something to spare, while Borja Golan and Mazen Hesham both reached the last sixteen with close wins over fellow non-seeds.
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Adrian Waller (Eng) 3-0 Omar Mosaad (Egy) 11-0, 11-2, 11-5 (22m)
 Mohamed ElShorbagy (Egy) 3-1 Tsz Fung Yip (Hkg) 11-3, 11-9, 6-11, 11-9 (34m)
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