First Round of ToC Qualifying Gets Underway Today
Intensity, Drama and Great Squash Expected in Qualifying Matches at Four Area Clubs
New York, NY – January 5, 2016. 32 of the world’s top-ranking squash players will commence play today in the first round of qualifying in the J.P. Morgan Tournament of Champions. As the glittering four-walled glass court in the middle of Grand Central is constructed to be ready for main draw play on Thursday, January. 7, qualifying rounds will be played at four area clubs today and tomorrow. Eight qualifiers will earn a coveted spot in the main draw one of the sports’ most prestigious championships. .
SCHEDULE: Please note that business attire is required to enter all the clubs hosting qualifying matches. Entry procedures are different for each club as indicated below
Princeton Club, 15 W 43rd St, New York, NY 100365:30 pm Supreet Singh (IND) v. Adrian Waller (ENG) 6:15 pm Paul Coll (NZL) v. M. Reda (EGY) 7:00 pm Ali Farag (EGY) v. Ramit Tandon (IND) 7:45 pm Clinton Leeuw (RSA) v. LJ Anjema (NED)
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Yale Club, 50 Vanderbilt Ave, New York, NY 100175:30 pm Wael El Hindi (EGY) v. Greg Lobban (SCO) 6:15 pm Diego Elias (PER) v. Sam Gould 7:00 pm Alfredo Avila (MEX) v. Harinder P. Sandhu (IND) 7:45 pm Abdulla Al Tamimi (QAT) v. Raphael Kandra (GER) Tickets may be purchased at the door
Harvard Club, 35 W 44th St, New York, NY 100365:30 pm Cesar Salazar (MEX) v. Farhan Zaman (PAK) 6:15 pm Chris Gordon (USA) v. Declan James (ENG) 7:00 pm Nasir Iqbal (PAK) v. Osama Khalifa (EGY) 7:45 pm Joe Lee (ENG) v. Alan Clyne (SCO)
New York Athletic Club, 180 Central Park S, New York, NY 100195:30 pm Gregoire Marche (FRA) v. Chris Hanson (USA) 6:15 pm Faraz Khan (USA) v. Campbell Grayson (NZL) 7:00 pm Lucas Serme (FRA) v. Mike Lewis (USA) 7:45 pm Shawn Delierre (CAN) v. Moh’d Abouelghar (EGY) Email firstname.lastname@example.org to inquire as to seating availability MEDIA INFO: Beth Rasin, 917-992-2281 email@example.com