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Zahed Salem
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Alexandria, Egypt

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Zahed Salem Profile
Date of Birth 24th June, 1992
Height (cm) 175
Weight (kg) 77
Residence Alexandria, Egypt
Coach Ahmed Shohayeb, Alaa Eltorky
Interests Football, Music
Racket Sponsor Karakal
Clothing Sponsor Karakal

Zahed Mohamed has enjoyed a meteoric rise up the World Rankings in recent years and has performed consistently well since he joined the PSA World Tour as a 17-year-old.
He lifted his first PSA World Tour title in 2011 at the Al Hassan Squash Open where he bested Qualifier Mazen Hesham in a comfortable 3-0 final rout.
He doubled his title tally a year later when he won the Royal Jordanian Squash Open with local player Ahmad Al-Saraj being the unlucky party this time round.
A number of runner-up finishes followed over the next two years with a 3-2 defeat to Ali Farag in the 2015 Alexandria Open finale particularly proving to be a near miss.
Despite this, a second round finish at the US Open enabled Mohamed to break into the world’s top 30 players for the first time in his career.
Mohamed went onto claim the Pakistan Navy CNS International Squash Championship title in 2016, where he beat Ahsan Ayaz, Tayyab Aslam, Todd Harrity en route to the final where he beat Omar Abdel Meguid after the Egyptian was forced into retirement in the third game to hand Mohamed the title.
The Egyptian then went on to back this up with another win, this time at the Pittsburgh Open at the start of 2017, where he beat Ivan Yuen over four games.
He also went on to reach the final of the Sporta Guatemala X Torneo Internacional PSA Sporta that year, but he lost out to Mohamed Abouelghar on the day.
Salem reached the semi finals of the Pakistan Open in his final tournament of 2017, before going on to win the Chamberlain Squash Open in 2018.?
The Egyptian finished runner-up at the Kolkata International and London Open as well as reaching the semi finals of both the Open International de Squash de Nantes and the Motor City Open in the 2018/19 season. The Egyptian then finished runner-up at the Three Rivers Capital Pittsburgh Open, missing out on the title after losing to Gregoire Marche in the final.


Allam British Open 2019 20 - 26 May PSA World Tour Platinum Event

El Gouna International Squash Open 2019 17 - 26 Apr PSA World Tour Platinum Event

Grasshopper Cup 2019 26 - 31 Mar PSA World Tour Gold Event

2018-2019 PSA World Championships presented by the Walter Family 23 Feb - 02 Mar PSA World Championships Event

Three Rivers Capital Pittsburgh Open 2019 06 - 10 Feb PSA World Tour Bronze Event

The Suburban Collection Motor City Open 2019 29 Jan - 02 Feb PSA World Tour Silver Event

J.P. Morgan Tournament of Champions 2019 16 - 24 Jan PSA World Tour Platinum Event

London Open 2018 12 - 16 Dec PSA Challenger Tour 20 Event

CIB Black Ball Squash Open 2018 03 - 09 Dec PSA World Tour Platinum Event

Everbright Sun Hung Kai Hong Kong Squash Open 2018 19 - 25 Nov PSA World Tour Platinum Event

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