Bellevue Invitational Finals
Momen and Tayeb take the titles in Bellevue
Day FIVE: Tarek Momen claimed the men’s title as he beat Karim Abdel Gawad in straight games, with Paul Coll beating Diego Elias in the 3rd/4th match. Nour El Tayeb remained unbeaten in the women’s pool as she beat Amanda Sobhy, with Raneem El Welily beating Camille Seems in five games to decide second and third places.
|5pm||Nour El Tayeb||3-0||Amanda Sobhy||Tayeb finishes on 4 wins Sobhy 1|
|6pm||Paul Coll||3-1||Diego Elias||3rd/4th|
|7pm||Raneem El Welily||3-2||Camille Serme||Welily 3 wins Serme 2|
|8pm||Tarek Momen||3-0||Karim Abdel Gawad||11-8 11-7 11-8|
Day FOUR: Nour El Tayeb makes it three wins out of three as she beats Camille Serme in straight games to go to the top of the women’s pool. Both the men’s semi-finals went the way of the Egyptians as Tarek Momen beat Paul Coll in four games and Karim Abdel Gawad beat Diego Elias in three. Miguel Rodriguez beat James Willstrop for 5th place.
Day THREE: Second wins for Camille Serme and Nour El Tayeb, who overcame compatriot Raneem El Welily in four games, left the women’s pool wide open. Paul Coll wrapped up men’s Pool B as he put Karim Abdel Gawad into second place with a four games win, while Tarek Momen took second place in Pool A with a 3-1 win over James Willstrop.
Day TWO: Nour El Tayeb got her event under way with a won over Reeham Sedky, who retired injured in the closing stages of a tight second game, while Raneem El Welily made it two wins as she beat Amanda Sobhy in four. Paul Coll opened his account with a four game win over Miguel Rodriguez, leaving the Colombian at the bottom of Pool B, while Diego Elias wrapped up Pool A with another win, this time 3-1 over James Willstrop.
Day ONE: The opening day saw world #1 Raneem El Welily despatch local favourite Reeham Sedky in the first women’s match, the France’s Camille Serme came from match ball down in the third to beat US number one Amanda Sobhy! In the men’s matches Karim Abdel Gawad beat Miguel Rodriguez in four games, with Diego Elias getting the first win for the Americas as he beat Tarek Momen, also in four games.
|5pm||Nour El Tayeb||3-0||Amanda Sobhy||11-9 11-5 11-7|
|6pm||Paul Coll||3-1||Diego Elias|
|7pm||Raneem El Welily||3-2||Camille Serme|
|8pm||Tarek Momen||3-0||Karim Abdel Gawad|
|5pm||Miguel Rodriguez||3-1||James Willstrop||12-10 11-8 11-13 11-2|
|6pm||Tarek Momen||3-1||Paul Coll||11-5 11-8 6-11 11-5|
|7pm||Karim Abdel Gawad||3-0||Diego Elias||14-12 11-6 11-4|
|8pm||Nour El Tayeb||3-0||Camille Serme||11-4 11-5 11-1|
|5pm||Camille Serme||3-0||Reeham Sedky||11-4 9-6 rtd|
|6pm||Tarek Momen||3-1||James Willstrop||11-4 11-7 5-11 11-5|
|7pm||Nour El Tayeb||3-1||Raneem El Welily||6-11 11-5 11-9 16-14|
|8pm||Paul Coll||3-1||Karim Abdel Gawad||11-3 6-11 11-5 11-6|
|5pm||Nour El Tayeb||3-0||Reeham Sedky||11-7 12-11 rtd|
|6pm||Diego Elias||3-1||James Willstrop||11-7 8-11 11-9 11-6|
|7pm||Raneem El Welily||3-1||Amanda Sobhy||11-8 7-11 11-5 11-7|
|8pm||Paul Coll||3-1||Miguel Rodriguez||11-4 11-8 10-12 11-4|
|5pm||Raneem El Welily||3-0||Reeham Sedky||11-8 11-6 11-7|
|6pm||Camille Serme||3-2||Amanda Sobhy||4-11 6-11 12-10 12-10 11-5|
|7pm||Karim Abdel Gawad||3-1||Miguel Rodriguez||11-7 7-11 11-5 11-9|
|9pm||Diego Elias||3-1||Tarek Momen||6-11 11-8 11-4 17-15|
|Diego Elias||2||2||Nour El Tayeb||4||4|
|Tarek Momen||2||1||Raneem El Welily||4||3|
|James Willstrop||2||0||Camille Serme||4||2|
|MEN B||Amanda Sobhy||4||1|
|Paul Coll||2||2||Reeham Sedky||4||0|
|Karim Abdel Gawad||2||1|