Today, Day Six, Quarters
We’re down to eight players in each draw, with quarter-finals split over two days, tonight at the Pyramids it’s the top half of the draws.
Coll joins Egyptian trio in top half semi-finals
Contrasting women’s semi-finals saw top seed Raneem El Welily go through to the final after the early retirement of Nour El Tayeb, while Nouran Gohar survived a real battle with Sarah-Jane Perry.
Men’s top seed Ali Farag came from a game down to beat Daryl Selby, and Paul Coll denied an Egyptian full house as he beat Fares Dessouky in five.
Day SIX, Tue 29th Oct
 Ali Farag (Egy) 3-1 Daryl Selby (Eng) 8-11, 11-7, 11-9, 11-5 (54m)
 Paul Coll (Nzl) 3-2 Fares Dessouky (Egy) 11-6, 5-11, 11-8, 9-11, 11-9 (82m)
 Raneem El Welily (Egy) 3-0  Nour El Tayeb (Egy) 7-0 rtd (3m)
 Nouran Gohar (Egy) 3-1  Sarah-Jane Perry (Eng) 9-11, 11-8, 13-11, 12-10 (57m)
Day SEVEN, Wed 30th Oct
18.30  Karim Abdel Gawad (Egy) v Marwan ElShorbagy (Egy)
19.30  Nour El Sherbini (Egy) v  Joelle King (Nzl)
20.15 Joel Makin (Wal) v Baptiste Masotti (Fra)
21.15  Camille Serme (Fra) v  Hania El Hammamy (Egy)