India’s Vikram Malhotra(top image), seeded 2nd, enters quarter-finals of North of Scotland Open Squash 2017 by beating qualifier Tristan Eysele of South Africa 11-6 11-6 11-8 in the first round. He will play Evan Williams of New Zealand in QF.
Another Indian in the tournament Mahesh Mangaonkar, seeded 3rd, also entered quarters by beating Israr Ahmed of Pakistan 14-12 12-14 11-2 11-4. He faces Jan Van Den Herrewegen of Belgium next.
In Montreal Open Squash, top seed Saurav Ghosal was upset by Egyptian Omar Abdel Meguid in a marathon semi-final encounter by 10-12, 12-10, 11-7, 17-15 in 76 minutes.