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EGYPT v ENGLAND, FINAL NUMBER 4

For the fourth time in six WWTCs, Egypt and England will meet in the final, at 4pm. Here is a look into the previous ones with Raneem El Welily. Photo credit: sitesquash For a long time the Women’s World Team Championships was all about the England versus Australia rivalry: the two countries have met in 13 of the 19 finals. …

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DAY 6 5TH PLACE PLAY-OFF USA v MALAYSIA

 5TH PLACE  FOR USA The order of play being 1, 2 , 3  for today’s matches,  Nicol David  and Amanda Sobhy started off the day’s events. A determined-looking Sobhy took the first 11-6. In the second, David got off to a good start leading 3-0 but Sobhy came back to level at 3-3. A few good shots showed David’s fighting …

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SATURDAY’S MATCHES (DAY 6) – FINAL DAY AT PALAIS DES SPORTS

Final day at Palais des Sports, Egypt v England at 4pm. But also Malaysia v USA at noon on the glass (5th/6th place), as well as other matches Saint-Cloud. Jérôme Elhaïk and Jenny Lavaud reporting Photos Paul Orlovic and Christian Lortat Today’s order of play: 1-2-3 Watch the matches with commentaries both in English and French Day 6 : 03/12 …

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DAY 5 EVENING SESSION EGYPT – FRANCE

INTERVIEW WITH  AMR SHABANA   The Egyptian team is a real success story having three girls being ranked 1, 2 and 3 in the world. Well, it’s a great pleasure to work with them because they all have coaching staff and they know what they are doing and all I’m doing is helping them manage their  career and make them …

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DAY 5 – AFTERNOON SESSION – ENGLAND – HONG KONG CHINA

INTERVIEW WITH THE ENGLISH NATIONAL COACH, DAVID CAMPION, AFTER THEIR WIN  AGAINST HONG KONG CHINA   Well, David, what did you feel about the match today ? Laura had a bit of a tough start, didn’t she ? Yes, she did. Annie came out very strongly. She played to her level today. Laura got to a bad start and about half way …

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FRANCE – EGYPTE EN DIRECT : L’EGYPTE EN FINALE !

Après être rentrées dans l’histoire hier grâce à leur victoire contre l’Australie, les Bleues s’attaquent ce soir à la pyramide égyptienne, et ses trois joueuses du top 3 mondial ! Les Françaises peuvent-elles réaliser un exploit insensé ? Pour le savoir rendez-vous ici pour suivre la rencontre en direct, et même au cours de l’après-midi pour vous faire suivre les …

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DAY 5 – AFTERNOON SESSION USA – AUSTRALIA

INTERVIEW WITH AMANDA SOBHY, USA AFTER WINNING HER MATCH  AGAINST DONNA URQUHART Could you just give me a few details about yourself ? So, I’m Amanda Sobhy. I’m ranked number 7 in the world. I’m the American number 1. I’m based in Boston  where I train with Thierry Lincou. He’s my full-time coach. I graduated from Havard University in May 2015 …

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SEMI FINALS PREVIEW

After an exciting day yesterday at Palais des Sports Robert Charpentier, there are only four teams left in the main draw at the Women’s World Team Championship. Three of them were already there two years ago in Canada but it’s a first for the host country France. Can they produce a HUGE upset against Egypt? Quick preview of the semi-finals. …

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FRIDAY’S MATCHES (DAY 5) – FOLLOW THE ACTION AT PALAIS DES SPORTS: ENGLAND IN THE FINAL

Semi-finals at the Palais des Sports today, from 2pm. But also other fixtures to follow, including at Saint-Cloud Jérôme Elhaïk and Jenny Lavaud reporting Photos Paul Orlovic and Christian Lortat Today’s order of play: 1-3-2 Watch the matches with commentaries both in English and French DAY 5 : 02/12 http://wsfwomensteams.com/fr/streaming-2/jour-5-0212/ At Palais des Sports (Issy-les-Moulineaux) 2pm Places 5-8 USA bt …

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DAY 4 – AFTERNOON SESSION – INTERVIEW WITH NICOL DAVID

TRAINING SESSION ON QUARTER FINAL DAY   Well, Nicol, you ‘re going to be playing a really important match here today in the quarter-finals versus Hong Kong. How do  you feel about that ? All the matches from now on are going to be important anyway. Our team  did well in the pool rounds to come through. I think we are …

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DAY 4 – AFTERNOON SESSION QUARTERS ENGLAND-NEW ZEALAND

INTERVIEW WITH LAURA MASSARO   So you ‘re through to the semis now, how do you feel about that ? I suppose you’re delighted. Yeah, just really happy to put the team through. It’s always hard when you’re the seed and Sarah-Jane did a brilliant job by putting us in the lead and that takes a lot of pressure off me. …

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